The American Hospital Association (AHA) boosted its lobbying budget this year, spending $4.2 million in the second quarter. The AHA lobbied on a diverse range of issues, including health reform, patient access to services, and malpractice reform.
As healthcare reform is implemented, it is expected that the AHA and other advocacy groups will continue to boost their lobbying efforts.
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Source: Bloomberg Business Week