CHA News

Loud and Clear

Today, as we near the end of the annual National Hospital Week celebration, Senate President Pro Tempore Toni Atkins is introducing/introduced a resolution marking the life-saving contributions of California’s hospitals in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.  

CHA Webinar Will Discuss FY 2022 IPPS Proposed Rule Updates

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued its federal fiscal year (FFY) 2022 inpatient prospective payment system (IPPS) proposed rule. On June 10 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. (PT), CHA will host a webinar to discuss the updates in the proposed rule.  

CHA Education Events

May 21: 2022 Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities Proposed Rule Updates Webinar June 10: FFY 2022 Inpatient Prospective Payment System Proposed Rule Updates Webinar The Hospital Quality Institute’s “Care for the Caregiver” webinar is available as an on-demand recording. For more information about CHA education programs, visit

CHA Urges Hospitals to Review Wage Data by May 28

CHA urges hospitals to review their wage and occupational mix data public use files (PUFs), issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), by May 28. These files are used to develop the hospital wage index for federal fiscal year (FFY) 2022.