Samantha Halpert was promoted to legislation and health information technology VP at the Federation of American Hospitals, Washington.
She reports to Jeff Cohen, the FAH EVP of advocacy and political affairs. Halpert was quality and health information technology VP and earlier was a director.
Before FAH, she served as a health care aide and press secretary to Rep. Al Green (D-Texas). She also has worked with the American Cancer Society, AcademyHealth, and as a policy fellow with the Ohio Department of health.
Halpert earned an M.A. in government from The Johns Hopkins University in Washington, and a B.A. in international studies from Ohio State. Details: www.fah.org.