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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 federal agency responsible for advising Congress on Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program payment and access issues[…]
  • Hospitals in 49 of the 50 states have reduced their Medicare readmissions since the federal health care program[…]
  • With a House bill to adjust Medicare payment penalties based upon the socio-economic challenges posed by the patients[…]
  • Last year Congress passed the Bipartisan Budget Act, which mandated site-neutral Medicare outpatient payments. The Centers for Medicare[…]
  • As they have in the past, some members of Congress have suggested of late that Medicaid might benefit[…]
  • The federal government is altering a previously announced accountable care organization model to help it target the social[…]
  • The National Association of Urban Hospitals has written to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to object[…]
  • Medicare’s Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement bundled payment program will penalize hospitals that care for sicker patients unless[…]
  • The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has posted on its web site a draft list of essential[…]
  • The Missouri Hospital Association has published data that demonstrates that risk-adjusting Medicare readmissions based on social determinants of[…]