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Oct 7, 2016
Integrating and improving behavioral health continues to be at the top of mind for hospitals and health systems, but having the right providers in place for patients
Oct 6, 2016
Hospitals and health systems across the country are addressing the behavioral health needs of their patients and communities.
Oct 5, 2016
The National Alliance on Mental Illness first began in 1979 as a small group of families who gathered together to discuss mental health.
Oct 5, 2016
As the new president and CEO of AHA’s Health Research & Educational Trust (HRET), I am thrilled that HRET has been selected as one of 16 national, regional or state hospital associations, Quality I
Oct 4, 2016
Tucked away in legislation passed to keep the federal government running is critical funding for the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act, or CARA.
Oct 3, 2016
In 1990, the U.S.
Sep 30, 2016
A powerful example of hospital collaboration for better patient care is what we were able to accomplish through the Hospital Engagement Network, or HEN, part of the federal Partnership for Patients
Sep 23, 2016
It was great to see Rich Umbdenstock, the AHA’s president emeritus, this week at the Coalition to Transform Advanced Care’s summit on the future of advanced illness
Sep 22, 2016
Every day, America’s hospitals and health systems are on the front lines of combatting the epidemic of addiction to prescription opioids or heroin.
Sep 16, 2016
Hospital leaders earlier this week came to Washington for an AHA-hosted Advocacy Day briefing that laid the groundwork for meetings with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Front and center in those talks were our concerns about stopping the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services from moving forward with proposed regulations implementing “site-neutral” payment for new off-campus provider-based outpatient departments.