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AHA pushes HHS on Medicaid questions
Modern Healthcare

Hospitals pressed HHS this week to address a range of Medicaid-related uncertainties created by the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on the federal healthcare overhaul. The Aug. 20 letter from the American Hospital Association to HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius primarily sought details on a range of payment issues for hospitals, including the fate of cuts in disproportionate-share hospital payments also included in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.