Set Your Strategy with Help from AHA Annual Survey Database

Set Your Strategy with Help from AHA Annual Survey Database. A female and male coworker review AHA Annual Survey Database data on a computer screen.The latest AHA Annual Survey Database™ includes new data points that will shed light on hospitals' and health systems' moves to address social determinants, population health and the changing payment landscape. Now available for pre-order, the AHA’s rich and growing set of data empowers hospitals, health systems and their business partners to discover new directions, set strategies and plan actions for success in today’s evolving health care landscape. The new release will include information on:

Population Health/Social Determinants Strategies

  • Remote patient monitoring
  • Diabetes prevention programs
  • Employment support services
  • Supportive housing services
  • Meal delivery services
  • Non-emergency transportation to health services


  • Provider-owned health plans
  • Hospital/system partnerships with insurers/health plan
  • Self-administered employee health plans

Alternative Payment Models

  • Bundled payment arrangements
    • Payer type
    • Medical/surgical conditions included
  • Accountable care organizations (ACO)
    • Degree of participation
    • Payer type
    • Proportion of patient revenue represented
    • Degree of participation; and by payer type

Physician-Organization Arrangements

  • Ownership share
  • Organization of physician practices
  • Proportion of primary care vs. specialty care physician practices

Facilities and Services

  • Co-located specialty hospitals
  • Air ambulance services
  • On-campus/Off-campus emergency departments
  • Outpatient clinical sites