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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

  • Amid concerns that low-cost health plans are reducing their provider networks to contain costs at the expense of[…]
  • The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Inspector General (OIG) has published its work[…]
  • The Obama administration has informed state Medicaid programs that they may use federal Medicaid money to help the[…]
  • A new issue brief from the Kaiser Family Foundation looks at the social determinants of health and health[…]
  • A new study has found that state Medicaid programs are rejecting nearly 50 percent of requests to administer[…]
  • The House Energy & Commerce Committee has created a new task force “to strengthen and sustain the critical[…]
  • The National Association of Urban Hospitals has commented on proposed changes in the federal program that gives qualified[…]
  • A new federal regulation requires states to monitor access to Medicaid services. According to a new regulation issued[…]
  • More data is needed about the supplemental Medicaid payments states make to hospitals and how those payments are[…]
  • Last week the members of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) met in Washington, D.C. to talk about[…]