Every day, AHA staff take to Capitol Hill to tell the hospital story, working to educate Congress on key issues and the field’s concerns. We also advocate with federal regulators, provide expert testimony, and highlight the impact proposed changes could have and suggest alternative solutions. Below are the most recent statements the AHA has submitted for the record for congressional hearings or agency panels.
AHA before House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health: Identifying Innovative Practices and Technology in Health CareApr 26, 2018
AHA submit statement before the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health.regarding innovative practices and technology in health care.
AHA before the House Homeland Security Committee: Emergency Preparedness Lessons from Hurricane HarveyApr 9, 2018
AHA statement before the House Homeland Security Committee on emergency preparedness and lessons learned from Hurricane Harvey.
Mar 21, 2018
Statement of the American Hospital Association before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Ways and Means of the U.S. House of Representatives on Alternative Payment Models (APMs) in the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) on March 21, 2018.
Mar 15, 2018
AHA Statement before the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Re: Perspectives on the 340B Drug Pricing Program
Dec 13, 2017
Oct 31, 2017