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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

  • Medicare would permit nurse practitioners and physician assistants to bill directly for their services under a proposal being[…]
  • In a letter to the Department of Homeland Security, NAUH expressed its opposition to a proposed regulation calling[…]
  • Last week the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission met in Washington, D.C. to discuss a number of Medicare payment[…]
  • People living in low-income communities wait about four minutes longer for ambulances to respond to their call for[…]
  • The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has introduced four new “state relief and empowerment waivers” that are[…]
  • For the first time since 2008, the number of uninsured children in the U.S. increased in 2017, according[…]
  • Beginning next year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will authorize Medicare Advantage plans to pay for[…]
  • Maybe. At least that is what Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar hinted during a[…]
  • The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has informed state Medicaid programs that it is giving them[…]
  • A federal program to improve birth outcomes among Medicaid-covered women has produced positive results:  lower rates of pre-term[…]