CHA News Article

AHA to Host Rural Hospital Policy Forum in Washington, D.C.

The American Hospital Association (AHA) will host its Rural Hospital Policy Forum June 23 from 8:30 – 10:45 a.m. (ET) in Washington, D.C. During the forum, Sen. Pat Roberts, Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and Erin Dempsey, health care policy adviser to the Senate Finance Committee, will discuss the latest federal action on rural hospital issues. Topics of discussion include alternative payment models as well as legislation and regulations affecting critical access hospitals and other rural hospitals. This event is open to AHA members and state hospital associations. For questions, contact Anne O’Rourke at More information and a link to RSVP are available on the AHA website