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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 Affordable Care Act’s enhancement of access to health insurance, whether through Medicaid expansion or the subsidization of[…]
  • Both Congress and a number of states have discussed introducing work requirements into their Medicaid programs.  Such a[…]
  • In a new report, the Commonwealth Fund looks at Medicaid per capita caps, an idea that has been[…]
  • The Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission has released several new reports, including: a look at how[…]
  • Medicaid payments to hospitals are comparable to or even higher than Medicare payments. Or at least they are[…]
  • With five percent of patients accounting for 50 percent of health care costs, such high-need patients are the[…]
  • The Medicare Payment Advisory Committee met last week in Washington, D.C. Among the issues on MedPAC’s agenda were:[…]
  • That is the question policy-makers are asking as they consider imposing work requirements on healthy Medicaid participants. In[…]
  • Last week the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced a final rule addressing the treatment of third-party[…]
  • While last week’s withdrawal of the American Health Care Act at least temporarily halted talk of immediate repeal[…]