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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

  • The independent agency that advises Congress on Medicare payment issues is examining one of the more controversial of[…]
  • The federal government has unveiled its intention to pursue a significant increase in the proportion of Medicare services[…]
  • At a recent meeting of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC), commission members discussed the inadequacy of Medicare[…]
  • A federally mandated increase in Medicaid payments for primary care services appears to have achieved its goal of[…]
  • With a growing number of Medicare programs basing portions of future reimbursement on meeting specific performance metrics, hospitals[…]
  • Nearly four million people who were supposed to be helped to health insurance through the Affordable Care Act[…]
  • In December, the House Energy and Commerce Committee invited stakeholders to submit comments on Medicare’s graduate medical education[…]
  • In a case that could have nation-wide implications for health care providers, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear[…]
  • Late last year, Representative Kevin Brady (R-TX), chair of the House Ways and Means Committee’s Health Subcommittee, released[…]
  • Ever since it was established in the Affordable Care Act, the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB) has been[…]