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AHA Issues Member Advisory as Debt Ceiling Negotiations Continue

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As noted in CHA News last week, hospitals’ Medicare and Medicaid payments are at risk if an agreement to raise the nation’s borrowing limit, known as the debt ceiling, isn’t reached. As negotiations continue between President Biden and Speaker McCarthy, our national partners at the American Hospital Association have put together this Member Advisory to help hospital leaders understand what’s at stake should the U.S. government default on its debt.