Calls to Action

Urge Congress to Reset the IMPACT Act, Use Relevant Data to Inform Post-Acute Care Payment Policy

Action Needed: Contact your congressional representative and ask them to cosponsor The Resetting the IMPACT Act (TRIA) of 2021, H.R. 2455. To find your representative’s contact information, visit To cosponsor the bill your representative should contact the sponsors’ offices. In Rep. Terri Sewell’s (D-AL) office, they should email Earl Flood (; in Rep. Vern […]

Urge Assembly Members to Oppose Legislation That Jeopardizes Access to Care With Increased Costs, Potential Staffing Shortages

Action needed: Write to Assemblymember Ash Kalra, chair of the Assembly Labor and Employment Committee, to oppose Assembly Bill (AB) 650 (Muratsuchi, D-Torrance). CHA has developed a template letter for members’ use. Email your letter to Dawn Vicari at so it can be sent to Assemblymember Kalra. Timing: Email your letter to CHA by […]

Urge Congress to Include Pressing Hospital Priorities in COVID-19 Legislation

Action needed: Urge your representatives in the U.S. House and Senate to include pressing hospital priorities in the next COVID-19 legislation. CHA sent a letter to the California congressional delegation that includes hospitals’ advocacy priorities, as well as an infographic illustrating the slowing of federal funding even as cases have surged. Hospital leaders are encouraged to […]