Policy Documents

American Hospital Association Letter to Sen. John Cornyn

Rick Pollack –
March 31, 2011

Rick Pollack, executive vice president of the American Hospital Association, explains in this letter to U.S. Sen. John Cornyn the organization's support for a measure that would eliminate the Independent Payment Advisory Board:

On behalf of our more than 5,000 member hospitals, health systems and other health care organizations, and our nearly 40,000 individual members, the American Hospital Association (AHA) is pleased to express our support for the Health Care Bureaucrats Elimination Act (S. 668), legislation to repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB), and your continued leadership on this issue.