Clerk of the House of Representatives
Legislative Resource Center
B-106 Cannon Building
Washington, DC 20515
http://lobbyingdisclosure.house.gov
Secretary of the Senate
Office of Public Records
232 Hart Building
Washington, DC 20510
http://www.senate.gov/lobby
LOBBYING REPORT

Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (Section 5) - All Filers Are Required to Complete This Page

1. Registrant Name Organization/Lobbying Firm Self Employed Individual
Fierce, Isakowitz & Blalock

2. Address

Address1
600 New Hampshire Ave., N.W.
Address2
 Suite 1000
City
Washington
State
DC
Zip Code
20037
Country
USA

3. Principal place of business (if different than line 2)

City
 
State
 
Zip Code
 
Country
 

4a. Contact Nameb. Telephone Numberc. E-mail
 Mr.
 MARK ISAKOWITZ
 2023338667
 fibadmin@fierce-isakowitz.com
5. Senate ID#
 44812-146
7. Client NameSelfCheck if client is a state or local government or instrumentality
 Federation of American Hospitals
6. House ID#
 315070004
TYPE OF REPORT8. Year
 2008
Q1 (1/1 - 3/31) Q2 (4/1 - 6/30) Q3 (7/1 - 9/30) Q4 (10/1 - 12/31)

9. Check if this filing amends a previously filed version of this report

10. Check if this is a Termination Report Termination Date
 
11. No Lobbying Issue Activity
INCOME OR EXPENSES - YOU MUST complete either Line 12 or Line 13
12. Lobbying13. Organizations
INCOME relating to lobbying activities for this reporting period was:EXPENSE relating to lobbying activities for this reporting period were:
Less than $5,000
Less than $5,000
$5,000 or more$
 70,000.00
$5,000 or more$
 
Provide a good faith estimate, rounded to the nearest $10,000, of all lobbying related income from the client (including all payments to the registrant by any other entity for lobbying activities on behalf of the client). 14. REPORTING Check box to indicate expense accounting method. See instructions for description of options.
Method A. Reporting amounts using LDA definitions only

Method B. Reporting amounts under section 6033(b)(8) of the Internal Revenue Code

Method C. Reporting amounts under section 162(e) of the Internal Revenue Code

Signature
Digitally Signed By: Mark Isakowitz, President
Date
04/21/2008

LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.

15. General issue area code HCR

16. Specific lobbying issues

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies Check if None

18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First NameLast NameSuffix Covered Official Position (if applicable) New

19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above Check if None

LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.

15. General issue area code MMM

16. Specific lobbying issues

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies Check if None

18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First NameLast NameSuffix Covered Official Position (if applicable) New

19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above Check if None

LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.

15. General issue area code BUD

16. Specific lobbying issues

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies Check if None

18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First NameLast NameSuffix Covered Official Position (if applicable) New

19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above Check if None

Information Update Page - Complete ONLY where registration information has changed.

20. Client new address

Address
 
City
 
State
 
Zip Code
 
Country
 

21. Client new principal place of business (if different than line 20)

City
 
State
 
Zip Code
 
Country
 

22. New General description of client’s business or activities

 

LOBBYIST UPDATE

23. Name of each previously reported individual who is no longer expected to act as a lobbyist for the client

First Name
Last Name
Suffix
First Name
Last Name
Suffix
1
 Stephen W
 Dove
 
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ISSUE UPDATE

24. General lobbying issue that no longer pertains


AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS

25. Add the following affiliated organization(s)

Internet Address:

NameAddress Principal Place of Business
(city and state or country)
Street Address
CityState/ProvinceZipCountry
Ardent Health Services
One Burton Hills Blvd., Suite 250
NashvilleTN37215USA
City Nashville
State TNCountry USA
Capella Healthcare
501 Corporate Centre Drive, Suite 200
FranklinTN37067USA
City Franklin
State TNCountry USA
Community Health Systems, Inc.
7100 Commerce Way, Suite 100
BrentwoodTN37027USA
City Brentwood
State TNCountry USA
Hospital Corporation of America
One Park Plaza
NashvilleTN37202USA
City Nashville
State TNCountry USA
HealthSouth Corporation
One HealthSouth Parkway
BirminghamAL35243USA
City Birmingham
State ALCountry USA
IASIS Healthcare Corporation
117 Seaboard Lane, Building E
FranklinTN37067USA
City Franklin
State TNCountry USA
Kindred Healthcare, Inc.
680 South Fourth Street
LouisvilleKY40202USA
City Louisville
State KYCountry USA
LifePoint Hospitals, Inc.
103 Powell Court, Suite 200
BrentwoodTN37027USA
City Brentwood
State TNCountry USA
Psychiatric Solutions, Inc.
840 Crescent Centre Drive, Suite 460
FranklinTN37067USA
City Franklin
State TNCountry USA
Tenet Healthcare Corporation
13737 Noel Road, Suite 100
DallasTX75240USA
City Dallas
State TXCountry USA
Universal Health Services, Inc.
367 South Gulph Road
King of PrussiaPA19406USA
City King of Prussia
State PACountry USA
Vanguard Health Systems
20 Burton Hills Boulevard, Suite 100
NashvilleTN37215USA
City Nashville
State TNCountry USA

26. Name of each previously reported organization that is no longer affiliated with the registrant or client

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2 9 16
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6 13 20
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FOREIGN ENTITIES

27. Add the following foreign entities:

NameAddressPrincipal place of business
(city and state or country)
Amount of contribution for lobbying activitiesOwnership percentage in client
Street Address
CityState/ProvinceCountry
City
State Country
%

28. Name of each previously reported foreign entity that no longer owns, or controls, or is affiliated with the registrant, client or affiliated organization

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