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The National Association of Urban Hospitals consists of private, non-profit urban safety-net hospitals that work together to advocate fair and adequate support, financing, and reimbursement from government payers – Medicare and Medicaid – for hospitals that serve America's neediest urban communities.

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Noteworthy News

  • Spikes in hospital emergency room and inpatient admissions attributed to patients who have recently obtained Medicaid coverage eventually[…]
  • With the country facing a physician shortage and the number of medical residencies capped by the 1997 Balanced[…]
  • Like a case of malaria, the Medicare doc fix problem just won’t go away. On 17 occasions since[…]
  • Medicare will impose financial penalties in FY 2015 on the majority of U.S. hospitals for excessive patient readmissions.[…]
  • The Office of the Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (OIG) has found[…]
  • Encouraged by the Obama administration’s willingness to permit states to employ a private market-based approach to expanding their[…]
  • A new report suggests that education is more important to an individual’s overall health than access to health[…]
  • People whose enrollment in Medicaid in the past year was made possible by Affordable Care Act eligibility expansions[…]
  • The non-partisan federal agency charged with advising Congress, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the states[…]
  • At its public meeting last week, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) looked at challenges surrounding payments to[…]