AHA Stat Blog


May 20, 2016
This week, the long-anticipated Helping Hospitals Improve Patient Care Act (H.R.5273) was introduced by House Ways and Means Committee C
May 18, 2016
Hospitals across the country are addressing their communities’ behavioral health needs, often by working with local organizations to coordinate care beyond the walls of a hospital.
May 17, 2016
A group financed by the pharmaceutical industry is hosting a meeting today on the 340B Drug Pricing Program with the goal of “Preserving the True Safety Net.” But what the meeting really will be ab
May 16, 2016
Hospitals have made good faith efforts to comply with the multitude of requirements under the federal meaningful use program to adopt Electronic Health Records (EHRs).
May 13, 2016
Hospitals, and the women and men who work in them, witness the toll of opioid abuse on patients and the health of their communities every day.
May 12, 2016
Congratulations to all of my nursing colleagues as we celebrate National Nurses Week. It is important that we take time to pause to recognize the valuable contributions that nurses make each a
May 9, 2016
As AHA President Rick Pollack noted in his Friday blog post, this week we come together to celebrate the more
May 6, 2016
There are more than five million dedicated women and men working in more than 5,000 hospitals in every state and community across America.
May 4, 2016
May is Mental Health Month – a time to raise awareness of those living with mental or behavioral health issues and to help reduce the stigma so many experience.  Hospitals and health systems play a