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May 2, 2016
In a taped video message delivered to the annual meeting, Sen.
Apr 29, 2016
Unchecked drug price increases hit both patients and hospitals hard. Since 2008, brand name drugs prices have increased 127 percent compared with an 11 percent rise in consumer prices.
Apr 28, 2016
The American Hospital Association Grassroots Champion Award  recognizes those hospital leaders who most effectively educate elected officials on how major issues affect the hospital’s vita
Apr 26, 2016
The House Energy and Commerce Committee tomorrow will mark-up various legislation addressing the opioid abuse epidemic.
Apr 22, 2016
This week, as we urged, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services hit the pause button
Apr 15, 2016
April is National Minority Health Month and a good time to focus on improving access to quality health care for diverse communities.
Apr 8, 2016
America’s hospital caregivers battle viruses every day – but lately, we’re hearing more about the malicious malware viruses attacking hospital computers, networks, and connected devices.
Apr 7, 2016
A new paper throws cold water on an untested theory about the impact hospital realignment has on competition when the combining hospitals are far ap
Apr 1, 2016
This week, we lost a health care giant – AHA President Emeritus Dick Davidson.