This chartpack offers a snapshot of some common strategies used to improve the quality of care that hospitals provide to all patients, regardless of race or ethnicity. The survey results highlight that, while more work needs to be done, advancements are being made in key areas that can promote equitable care, such as collecting demographic data, providing cultural competency training, and increasing diversity in leadership and governance.
AHA, health organizations agree with the Committee’s goal, outlined in the Lower Health Care Costs Act (S.1895), to give America’s families needed
The White House June 24 released an executive order on “improving price and quality transparency in American health care.” The executive order focu
Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee leaders today released a
The AHA supports policies that encourage the continued development of out-of-pocket estimates, when appropriate.
The one issue that all stakeholders – hospitals, physicians, insurers and consumers – agree on is that patients should not be balance billed for emergency…