Letters or Testimonies

Resources

Letter or Testimony
HAB Coalition provides habilitation guidance to state insurance regulators
April 29, 2021

The HAB Coalition sent a letter and technical assistance toolkit to every state insurance commissioner.

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Coalition Letter to Secretary Becerra on Habilitation Services
April 8, 2021

We signed on to a letter introducing the Habilitation Coalition to HHS.

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CHA Signs on to Letter to Hill Seeking COBRA Support in COVID-19 Relief Legislation
February 10, 2021

We joined a letter urging Congress to include additional COBRA funding support in the next COVID-19 relief package.

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Summary of final insurer cost and price transparency rule
January 27, 2021

We developed a summary on a final rule that imposes new cost and price transparency requirements on commercial insurers.

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Children’s Hospitals Ask FCC to Consider Pediatric Providers in COVID-19 Telehealth Program Round Two Application Process
January 21, 2021

We submitted comments to the FCC in response to a request for comment on COVID-19 telehealth program round two funding application metrics.

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Children's Groups' Joint Comments on Annual Private Insurance Rule
January 6, 2021

Five national children's organizations joined with us in comments to CMS on the 2022 proposed Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters (NBPP).

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Children's Hospitals' Letter to Biden Transition Team
January 5, 2021

We responded to President-elect Biden's HHS transition team inquiry into immediate actions they could frame up for children.

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Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs - Blueprint RFI Comment Letter
November 30, 2020

We submitted comments on HRSA's Blueprint RFI for children and youth with special health care needs.

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ACE Kids Act Federal Policy Recommendations
November 11, 2020

We have been working to inform CMS guidance on implementation of the ACE Kids Act.

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Children's Hospitals Ask Congress to Prioritize Children's Health in Lame-duck
November 9, 2020

Pediatric providers call on Congress to provide relief funding and avoid policy changes that undermine the pediatric health care system.

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Federal Lawmakers Advocate for Children's Hospitals' COVID-19 Needs
October 30, 2020

Lawmakers sent letters to congressional leadership and HHS asking that additional funding and resources be allotted to children's hospitals during COVID-19.

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Republican lawmakers request 340B stakeholder feedback
October 23, 2020

Republican lawmakers called on stakeholders to submit improvement ideas for the 340B program.

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Children’s Hospitals Weigh In on CHGME Quality Bonus System Proposal
August 20, 2020

We submitted updated comments to GWMI's revised CHGME QBS proposal.

Letter or Testimony
CHA Joins Letter Supporting National Suicide Hotline Designation Act
August 6, 2020

CHA joins a letter encouraging the advancement of the National Suicide Hotline Designation Act.

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CHA, Hospital Group Letter to Congress Reiterating Position on Surprise Billing
July 30, 2020

We sent a letter to congressional leadership reiterating support for protecting patients from surprise bills.

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CHA Joins Provider Groups in Calling for GME Expansion
July 14, 2020

We joined allied health care groups in sending a letter to congressional leaders urging the inclusion of the Resident Physician Shortage Reduction Act in upcoming COVID-19 legislation.

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FY 2021 CHGME Testimony for Senate Labor HHS Appropriations Subcommittee
May 27, 2020

We submitted testimony in support of $465 million for CHGME funding in FY 2021.

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CHA Joins Allied Groups in Letter to FDA Encouraging Transparency in Review of Premarket Tobacco and E-cigarette Product Applications
April 30, 2020

We joined allied groups in a letter to the FDA encouraging transparency in the review of premarket tobacco and e-cigarette product applications.

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Allied 340B Groups Urge Senate Finance Leaders to Protect 340B
April 14, 2020

The 340B Coalition sent a letter to Senate Finance leadership asking them to prevent any changes to the 340B Drug Discount Program.

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CHA Sends Letter to Senate Finance Committee on Solutions to Improve Maternal Health
April 3, 2020

We submitted a letter in response to the Senate Finance Committee's RFI on maternal mortality and morbidity.

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CMS RFI on Coordinating Care from Out-of-State Providers for Children with Medically Complex Conditions
March 25, 2020

We submitted a response to the RFI on coordinating care from out-of-state providers for children with medically complex conditions.

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CHA Submits Comments to OMB on Proposed 340B Hospital Survey
March 11, 2020

We submitted a comment letter on CMS' proposed hospital survey on 340B drug acquisition costs.

Letter or Testimony
CHA Endorses Kids' Access to Primary Care Act of 2020
March 11, 2020

We joined allied kids groups in endorsing the Kids' Access to Primary Care Act of 2020.

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Support Funding for the Pediatric Disaster Care Pilot Program
March 9, 2020

CHA and the AAP are circulating a letter requesting funding for the Pediatric Disaster Care Pilot Program.