AHA Involvement and Input

Public Policy and Grassroots Advocacy

  • AHA Committee on Governance
  • Hospital Trustees Serve on the AHA Governance Bodies
    Trustees serve on the AHA Board of Trustees, Regional Policy Boards and Constituency section governing councils.
  • Non-profit Sector Panel
    Participation on advisory committee considering ways the non-profit sector can enhance performance and self oversight absent new regulations and or legislative action.  Draft principles in the areas of governance, financial accountability, fundraising and legal compliance being reviewed. 
  • Trustee Advisory Groups 
    Invitational meetings for hospital trustees to provide advice on emerging public policy and leadership issues.
  • Regional Trustee Meetings
    Co-sponsorship of state association meetings - provide resources & speakers on advocacy & policy initiatives.
  • Form 990 Revision
    Work with the IRS regarding efforts to revise Form 990 requests for additional information.
  • Trustee Leadership Network
    Trustees interested in participating in AHA advocacy and field leadership initiatives. 


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