100 Most Influential People in Healthcare – 2018
President and CEO, Federation of American Hospitals
Kahn continues to be one of the hospital industry's most prominent advocates in Washington, D.C. He was a vocal opponent of efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act and tapped into the federation's national presence to influence lawmakers back in their districts and states. Kahn is also co-chair of the Friends of NQF, leading an effort to increase federal funding for the National Quality Forum.