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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Creating Spaces That Make Us Happier And Healthierwhite ceilings, white floors," said Chad Beebe, an architect with the American
Creating Spaces That Make Us Happier And Healthier
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 2 days ago
white ceilings, white floors," said Chad Beebe, an architect with the American Society for Healthcare Engineering of the American Hospital Association. "Now, they're trying to make them look a little bit more home-like, trying to foster a better... Read more
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MedCity News
Providers Can Help Patients with Open Enrollmentin the first quarter of each year as U.S. adults continue to make use of the ex
Providers Can Help Patients with Open Enrollment
MedCity News / Posted 3 days ago
in the first quarter of each year as U.S. adults continue to make use of the exchanges,” Gallup reported. According to the American Hospital Association, uncompensated care cost providers $42.8 billion in 2014—so while the uninsured rate continues... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Health insurers eye steep increases as enrollment period nearsFamily Foundation, a health policy research organization, and the Health Resear
Health insurers eye steep increases as enrollment period nears
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 3 days ago
Family Foundation, a health policy research organization, and the Health Research & Educational Trust, an affiliate of the American Hospital Association. That doesn't include deductibles and other out-of-pocket expenses. And insurance through an... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Health insurers eye steep increases as enrollment period nearsFamily Foundation, a health policy research organization, and the Health Resear
Health insurers eye steep increases as enrollment period nears
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
Family Foundation, a health policy research organization, and the Health Research & Educational Trust, an affiliate of the American Hospital Association. That doesn't include deductibles and other out-of-pocket expenses. And insurance through an... Read more
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USA Today
Health insurers eye steep increases as enrollment period nearsFamily Foundation, a health policy research organization, and the Health Resear
Health insurers eye steep increases as enrollment period nears
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Family Foundation, a health policy research organization, and the Health Research & Educational Trust, an affiliate of the American Hospital Association. That doesn't include deductibles and other out-of-pocket expenses. And insurance through an... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Norton Healthcare CEO Stephen Williams to retire; successor named44 years, he has also been a leader in both civic and professional organization
Norton Healthcare CEO Stephen Williams to retire; successor named
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
44 years, he has also been a leader in both civic and professional organizations. That includes serving on the board of the American Hospital Association and as chairman of its seven-state Regional Policy Board; chairman of the Kentucky Hospital... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Advocate, NorthShore ready for round two in merger fight with FTCthey'll prevail this time. This time around, both sides will go into the heari
Advocate, NorthShore ready for round two in merger fight with FTC
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
they'll prevail this time. This time around, both sides will go into the hearing with support from different groups. The American Hospital Association, for example, filed a brief this month supporting the hospital systems. In that brief, the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Program wins award as it cuts African American infant mortality rate in halfand nurses are working together to improve birth outcomes for African American
Program wins award as it cuts African American infant mortality rate in half
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
and nurses are working together to improve birth outcomes for African American and Latino mothers across Kent County. The American Hospital Association recently presented their NOVA award to the program called "Strong Beginnings" for improving... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Business Buzz, Aug. 14, 2016Community Medical Center earned the 2016 Energy to Care Award from the American
Business Buzz, Aug. 14, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Community Medical Center earned the 2016 Energy to Care Award from the American Society for Healthcare Engineering of the American Hospital Association for cutting energy consumption. The award was presented at the 53rd annual Conference and... Read more
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MedCity News
What will "bigness" do to healthcare?Feyman, a researcher at Harvard’s T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a fello
What will "bigness" do to healthcare?
MedCity News / Posted 13 days ago
Feyman, a researcher at Harvard’s T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a fellow with the Manhattan Institute. The American Hospital Association as well as the American Medical Association, trade groups for hospitals and doctors... Read more
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The Hill
Medicare changes fiercely resistedIf providers’ costs are below the target and meet quality goals, they get to ke
Medicare changes fiercely resisted
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
If providers’ costs are below the target and meet quality goals, they get to keep some of the money that is saved. The American Hospital Association says the administration is making changes too fast; an expansion of the hip and knee program,... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Feds rate Barstow hospital at three starsspokesman John Rader said."Despite the significant scoring methodology concerns
Feds rate Barstow hospital at three stars
Desert Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
spokesman John Rader said."Despite the significant scoring methodology concerns outlined in a joint letter to CMS from the American Hospital Association, Association of American Medical Colleges, America’s Essential Hospitals and Federation of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
In Battle Of Health Care Titans, Should Insurers Act Like Walmart?Yevgeniy Feyman, a researcher at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and
In Battle Of Health Care Titans, Should Insurers Act Like Walmart?
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
Yevgeniy Feyman, a researcher at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a fellow with the Manhattan Institute. The American Hospital Association as well as the American Medical Association, trade groups for hospitals and doctors... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
In Battle Of Health Care Titans, Should Insurers Act Like Walmart?Yevgeniy Feyman, a researcher at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and
In Battle Of Health Care Titans, Should Insurers Act Like Walmart?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
Yevgeniy Feyman, a researcher at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a fellow with the Manhattan Institute. The American Hospital Association as well as the American Medical Association, trade groups for hospitals and doctors... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
News In Numbers: Medicare’s Stars Show Best, Worst Hospitals Based On Patient Mortality, Safetytreated for heart failure. Problems with the data? Overwhelmingly, organizati
News In Numbers: Medicare’s Stars Show Best, Worst Hospitals Based On Patient Mortality, Safety
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
treated for heart failure. Problems with the data? Overwhelmingly, organizations representing hospitals, including the American Hospital Association and Association of America’s Medical Colleges, found fault with the posting. They said the... Read more
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MedCity News
Here's a quick primer on the 2017 Medicare hospital payment rulestreated hospital stays of less than two nights as outpatient visits. That polic
Here's a quick primer on the 2017 Medicare hospital payment rules
MedCity News / Posted 21 days ago
treated hospital stays of less than two nights as outpatient visits. That policy drew so much ire from providers that the American Hospital Association sued the federal government in 2014 to block it. The 2017 Inpatient Prospective Payment System... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Young tourists get concierge health serviceby harnessing technology, engaging patients and offering services remotely," sa
Young tourists get concierge health service
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
by harnessing technology, engaging patients and offering services remotely," said Rick Pollack, president and CEO of the American Hospital Association, in a news release. Orlando Regional Medical Center has received an atrial fibrillation silver... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
HOSPITALSconcerns are so substantive that a bipartisan group of 60 U.S. senators and 225
HOSPITALS
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 27 days ago
concerns are so substantive that a bipartisan group of 60 U.S. senators and 225 representatives have joined the American Hospital Association, America’s Essential Hospitals, the Association of American Medical Colleges, and the... Read more
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Daily Journal
SJ hospitals rated on federal sitewith more stars tended to have lower death and readmission rates. But the rati
SJ hospitals rated on federal site
Daily Journal / Posted 27 days ago
with more stars tended to have lower death and readmission rates. But the ratings are confusing, according to the American Hospital Association, and "deeply flawed," according to the Association of American Medical Colleges. Of the 65... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
How did Tampa Bay area hospitals do in the federal government’s new hospital quality ratings?more open access to quality information for our Medicare beneficiaries.” In a
How did Tampa Bay area hospitals do in the federal government’s new hospital quality ratings?
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
more open access to quality information for our Medicare beneficiaries.” In a statement, Rick Pollack, president of the American Hospital Association, called the new ratings confusing for patients and families. “Health care consumers making... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
U of C, Northwestern are middle-rated in controversial hospital ranking4,000 hospitals nationwide. Among 184 Illinois hospitals on the list, 159 were
U of C, Northwestern are middle-rated in controversial hospital ranking
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 28 days ago
4,000 hospitals nationwide. Among 184 Illinois hospitals on the list, 159 were rated. After winning a delay in April, the American Hospital Association and other industry groups had sought to further postpone the release, arguing that the rating... Read more
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Philly.com
New federal government hospital ratings stir controversyreporting, and more open access to quality information for our Medicare benefic
New federal government hospital ratings stir controversy
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
reporting, and more open access to quality information for our Medicare beneficiaries." Rick Pollack, president of the American Hospital Association, said in a statement that the new ratings were confusing for patients: "Health-care consumers... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Hospitals in area see mixed quality resultswere each given three stars. “Three stars puts us right in the middle of the p
Hospitals in area see mixed quality results
The Toledo Blade / Posted 29 days ago
were each given three stars. “Three stars puts us right in the middle of the pack for everybody,” Dr. Kaminski said. The American Hospital Association questioned how CMS created the ratings. The group said it shared with CMS an analysis “by an... Read more
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The Buffalo News
WNY hospitals rank average or lower in federal surveyan appeal to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid by dozens of congressional r
WNY hospitals rank average or lower in federal survey
The Buffalo News / Posted 29 days ago
an appeal to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid by dozens of congressional representatives in the Senate and House. The American Hospital Association expressed disappointment that the agency released the ratings despite continuing concern about... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankingsmore open access to quality information for our Medicare beneficiaries." In a
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankings
KERA North Texas / Posted 29 days ago
more open access to quality information for our Medicare beneficiaries." In a statement, Rick Pollack, president of the American Hospital Association, called the new ratings confusing for patients and families. "Health care consumers making... Read more
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The Hill
Clinton allies see healthcare costs as next fight | New Medicare proposal faces pushback | Feds issue controversial hospital ratingsin the near future." Read more here. http://bit.ly/2aysa0P Hospitals push back
Clinton allies see healthcare costs as next fight | New Medicare proposal faces pushback | Feds issue controversial hospital ratings
The Hill / Posted 29 days ago
in the near future." Read more here. http://bit.ly/2aysa0P Hospitals push back on administration's Medicare proposal The American Hospital Association has concerns with a proposal from the Obama administration to move payments for heart attack... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankingsmore open access to quality information for our Medicare beneficiaries." In a
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankings
KPBS San Diego / Posted 29 days ago
more open access to quality information for our Medicare beneficiaries." In a statement, Rick Pollack, president of the American Hospital Association, called the new ratings confusing for patients and families. "Health care consumers making... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
How did your D-FW hospital fare in the latest federal safety ratings?adds yet another to a long list of conflicting rating and ranking systems,” Ric
How did your D-FW hospital fare in the latest federal safety ratings?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 29 days ago
adds yet another to a long list of conflicting rating and ranking systems,” Rick Pollack, president and CEO of the American Hospital Association, said in a statement. The ratings raise far more questions than answers for consumers. They are... Read more
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The Hill
Feds issue controversial star ratings for hospitalsof all types are capable of performing well on star ratings and also have oppor
Feds issue controversial star ratings for hospitals
The Hill / Posted 29 days ago
of all types are capable of performing well on star ratings and also have opportunities for improvement.” But the American Hospital Association, America’s Essential Hospitals, and the Association of American Medical Colleges penned a... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
How did your DFW hospital fare in the latest federal safety ratings?adds yet another to a long list of conflicting rating and ranking systems,” Ric
How did your DFW hospital fare in the latest federal safety ratings?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 29 days ago
adds yet another to a long list of conflicting rating and ranking systems,” Rick Pollack, president and CEO of the American Hospital Association said in a statement. The ratings raise far more questions than answers for consumers. They are... Read more
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MedCity News
New Medicare whole-hospital quality ratings contain some surprisesmore open access to quality information for our Medicare beneficiaries.” In a
New Medicare whole-hospital quality ratings contain some surprises
MedCity News / Posted 29 days ago
more open access to quality information for our Medicare beneficiaries.” In a statement, Rick Pollack, president of the American Hospital Association, called the new ratings confusing for patients and families. “Healthcare consumers making... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
What to know about Medicare's big bundled-payment expansionas the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement model, affects 800 hospitals ac
What to know about Medicare's big bundled-payment expansion
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 30 days ago
as the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement model, affects 800 hospitals across 67 metropolitan areas in the U.S. The American Hospital Association said the changes to that program and the addition of the cardiac bundles could pose challenges... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hospitals to receive star ratingsrating can be misleading,” Orlowski said. “Putting the information out at this
Hospitals to receive star ratings
TribLIVE / Posted a month ago
rating can be misleading,” Orlowski said. “Putting the information out at this time is not in the patient's interest.” The American Hospital Association also expressed continued concerns. The government originally planned to release the star... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Local health care networks ‘wired’ for improved patient carecare environment is crucial, according to officials at local health care system
Local health care networks ‘wired’ for improved patient care
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
care environment is crucial, according to officials at local health care systems and hospitals recently recognized by the American Hospital Association. Mercy Health, Kettering Health Network, TriHealth, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical... Read more
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CNBC
'5-star' quality ratings are very, very hard to get for the nation's hospitalsCMS postponed that release after Congress and the hospital industry pressured t
'5-star' quality ratings are very, very hard to get for the nation's hospitals
CNBC / Posted 1 months ago
CMS postponed that release after Congress and the hospital industry pressured the agency to do so. Earlier in the year the American Hospital Association reportedly said the star rating system "oversimplifies the complexity of delivering... Read more

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