Cristina Batt has notable professional experience on healthcare, budget & appropriations, medicare & medicaid, homeland security, and copyright, patent & trademark issues. Cristina currently works full-time for HEALTHCARE ASSOCIATION OF NYS and has previously worked for The State University of New York, System Administration and Illinois Hospital Association .

Practice Areas

Areas of Experience

The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- HR6594, To amend the Public Health Services Act to extend and improve protections and services to individuals directly impacted by the terrorist attack in New York City on September 11, 2001, and for other purposes. Provisions of interest: World Trade Center monitoring and screening program.

ILLINOIS HEALTH & HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (FORMERLY ILLINOIS HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION)
Duration : 2.5 years (2016 - 2018) inactive
Revenue : $53,333.00 (monthly) - $2,240,000.00 (total)
- Affordable Care Act Implementation American Health Care Act of 2017 (HR 1628) Better Care Reconciliation At of 2017 Rural Hospital Regulatory Relief Act of 2017 (HR 741. S 243) 340B Program Medicare DSH Payments Medicaid DSH Payments

ILLINOIS HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION
Duration : 0.2 years (2014 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $63,333.00 (monthly) - $190,000.00 (total)
- Health Care Reform Implementation CMS & CMMI Demondstration Projects

Illinois Hospital Association
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $20,000.00 (monthly) - $1,270,000.00 (total)
- Health Care Reform Implementation 21st Century Cures Act, H.R. 6 Site Neutral payments Rural Hospital Access Act (S. 332/H.R. 663) H.R. 270, Flexibility in Health IT Reporting (Flex-IT) Act of 2015
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- Federal Fiscal Year 2009 EDUCATION Appropriations for: Pell Grants, Perkins Loans, Perkins Act Career and Technical Education (CTE) Programs, SEOG, Federal Work Study , LEAP, Javits Fellowship Program , Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN), Community Based Job Training Grants (CBJTG) Federal Fiscal Year 2009 HHS Appropriations for:Title VII Health Professions, National Institutes of Health (NIH) Federal Fiscal Year 2009 STATE-FOREIGN OPERATIONS Appropriations for: Department ...

ILLINOIS HEALTH & HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (FORMERLY ILLINOIS HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION)
Duration : 2.5 years (2016 - 2018) inactive
Revenue : $53,333.00 (monthly) - $2,240,000.00 (total)
- Site Neutral Payments

Illinois Hospital Association
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $20,000.00 (monthly) - $1,270,000.00 (total)
- Medicare Funding in the Federal Budget - H. Con. Res. 96
HEALTHCARE ASSOCIATION OF NYS
Duration : 0.7 years (2018 - 2019) active
Revenue : $60,000.00 (monthly) - $470,000.00 (total)
- Support for Graduate Medical Education (GME) funding including the Resident Physician Shortage Reduction Act (S. 1301/H.R. 2267) and the Opioid Workforce Act of 2018 (H.R. 5818/S. 2843) Support for legislation to address opioid epidemic (SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act (H.R. 6)) including bills to modify to institute of mental disease exclusion (H.R. 5797) and to align 42 CFR Part 2 with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (H.R. 6082) and policies to expand abili...

The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- "Preserving Access to Healthcare (PATH) Act of 2008" (S.3656/H.R.7241), provisions related to a two-year phase-out of capital IME payments for teaching hospitals.

ILLINOIS HEALTH & HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (FORMERLY ILLINOIS HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION)
Duration : 2.5 years (2016 - 2018) inactive
Revenue : $53,333.00 (monthly) - $2,240,000.00 (total)
- Helping Hospitals Improve Patient Care Act (HR 5273) Site Neutral payments Resident Physician Shortage Reduction Act of 2015, S. 1148/H.R. 2124 340B Program Medicare DSH Critical Access Hospital Relief Act, H.R. 169/S. 258 Protecting Access to Rural Therapy Services Act (S. 257/H.R. 1611) Medicare Graduate Medical Education Program CMS Home Health Pre-Claim Demonstration

ILLINOIS HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION
Duration : 0.2 years (2014 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $63,333.00 (monthly) - $190,000.00 (total)
- HR 3698/ S. 2082: The Two Midnight Rule Coordination & Improvement Act HR 3993/ S. 2037: Critical Access Hospital Relief Act HR 1250/ S. 1012: Medicare Audit Improvement Act - Legislation to improve the system of hospital payment audits conducted by Medicare Recovery Audit contractors. HR 1920/ S. 1555: DSH Reduction Relief Act - Legislation to delay the Medicare & Medicaid disproportionate share hospital (DSH) cuts contained in the Affordable Care Act for two years until fiscal year 2016. H...

Illinois Hospital Association
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $20,000.00 (monthly) - $1,270,000.00 (total)
- S. 842/H.R. 1787: Rural Hospital Access Act - Legislation to provide for an extension of the Medicare-dependent hospital (MDH) program and increased payments under the Medicare low-volume hospital program.
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- Authorization and Appropriations for the National Center for Security & Preparedness
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- Patent Reform Legislation/ S.1145
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act H.R. 4137, College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2007; S. 1614, Higher Education Amendments of 2007; provisions related to student financial aid, regulatory changes, and reporting requirements. Paul Simon Study Abroad Act (H.R. 1469 and S. 991)
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- Closed Loop Woody Biomass, Biorefinery in New York, SUNY Center for Sustainable and Renewable Energy
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- HR4241, a bill to allow for increased flexibility in payments for State veterans homes; to urge support for passage.
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- High Priority Project provisions in the reauthorization of federal transportation legislation
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- Defense-Detection of Biologics in Water for National Defense/Cellulosic Ceramics for Lightweight Vehicle and Body Armor

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The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- The Higher Education Affordability and Equity Act of 2010 (H.R. 5078); to encourage passage

ILLINOIS HEALTH & HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (FORMERLY ILLINOIS HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION)
Duration : 2.5 years (2016 - 2018) inactive
Revenue : $53,333.00 (monthly) - $2,240,000.00 (total)
- HR 1, The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Illinois Hospital Association
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $20,000.00 (monthly) - $1,270,000.00 (total)
- Insurance Tax Subsidies (King v. Burwell)
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- Provisions in legislation related to Woody Biomass, Woody Biomass Definition
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- Urban Serving Universities
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- Provisions related to development of broadband deployment legislation
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- Northeast States Research Cooperative, CNY Naturally Chilled Water, COE in WATER, Biorefinery in New York
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- CNY Naturally Chilled Water, Susquehanna Floodplains, Closed Loop Woody Biomass, Farm Bill
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- Northeast States Research Cooperative
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- HR 5116 America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010, passage of legislation, removal of amendment #46
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- False Claims Act Corrections Act of 2007/ S. 2041
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- ADA Restoration Act of 2007 (H.R. 3195) regarding concerns with expanding the list of covered life activities and expanding the list of mitigating measures.
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- S950 The Coastal Ocean & Coastal Systems Act of 2007
The State University of New York, System Administration
Duration : 2.7 years (2008 - 2010) inactive
Revenue : $116,667.00 (monthly) - $5,580,000.00 (total)
- The Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR) Reauthorization Act (H.R. 5819). Ehlers amendments to maintain the current SBIR set-aside at 2.5 percent and the STTR set-aside at 0.3 percent and a second amendment would raise the set-aside to 3 percent for SBIR and 0.6 percent for STTR for agencies that received authorization of appropriations through the America COMPETES Act, provided those agencies receive their fully authorized funding.
ILLINOIS HEALTH & HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (FORMERLY ILLINOIS HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION)
Duration : 2.5 years (2016 - 2018) inactive
Revenue : $53,333.00 (monthly) - $2,240,000.00 (total)
- Children's Health Insurance Program

Top Expertise

  • HEALTHCARE
  • BUDGET & APPROPRIATIONS
  • MEDICARE & MEDICAID
  • HOMELAND SECURITY
  • COPYRIGHT
  • PATENT & TRADEMARK

Employers

Current

  • HEALTHCARE ASSOCIATION OF NYS

Past

  • ILLINOIS HEALTH & HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (FORMERLY ILLINOIS HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION)
  • ILLINOIS HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION
  • Illinois Hospital Association
  • The State University of New York, System Administration