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federal FACT SHEETS

The Minnesota Hospital Association develops a variety of federal fact sheets to help inform legislators about important issues impacting Minnesota’s hospitals. Fact sheets also allow MHA to explain its position and request actions from Congress on key health care issues. To view the Fact Sheet Archive, click here.

Reauthorize CHIP and key Medicare programs

January 01, 2018

A variety of federal health care programs provide resources to the state of Minnesota and health care providers in support of health care services for low income and underserved Minnesotans. Without reauthorization, services to thousands of Minnesotans may be affected.

The impact of federal government funding on health care in Minnesota

May 05, 2017

Minnesota has a nationally recognized health care system where 96 percent of Minnesotans have health insurance coverage, up from just 91 percent before the Affordable Care Act (ACA). This level of health insurance coverage in Minnesota is among the best in the nation.