The authors of this Health Affairs study on hospital and physician prices use limited data to draw broad conclusions.
Feb 5, 2019 by Tom Nickels
Feb 4, 2019 by Brian Gragnolati
We must act now – and together – to protect local access to high-quality, affordable care and empower rural hospitals to thrive as cornerstones of their communities for generations to come.
Feb 1, 2019 by Rick Pollack
The AHA’s goal is to improve the health care of every American, no matter where they live…big city, small town, frontier or somewhere in between.
Jan 28, 2019 by Brian Gragnolati
Health care affordability is a key issue for consumers, hospitals and health systems. While health care leaders have been tackling the issue head on – redesigning care and implementing operational efficiencies – solving this complex challenge will require us all to think differently and more collaboratively.
Jan 25, 2019 by Rick Pollack
America’s patients deserve the best care in the world, and America’s national hospital associations are united in calling for accelerated interoperability to make that happen.
Jan 18, 2019 by Rick Pollack
Last week, I shared a few areas where we can advance health in America this year, even in a divided Congress. Number one on that list: reining in the skyrocketing costs of prescription drugs.
Jan 16, 2019 by Sean Marotta
AHA outside counsel Sean Marotta shares insight from yesterday’s oral arguments before the Supreme Court in a case about when the Department of Health and Human Services must give public notice and accept and respond to comments on its proposed policies.
Jan 14, 2019 by Brian Gragnolati
When our paths cross in the year ahead, I ask you to share what is on your mind, what keeps you up at night, and how we can work together to ensure that all individuals reach their highest potential for health.
Jan 11, 2019 by Rick Pollack
We’re 11 days into 2019 … we’ve returned to a divided government …and the partial government shutdown continues.
As part of Human Trafficking Awareness Month, AHA shares resources to assist hospitals and health systemsJan 10, 2019 by Melinda Hatton
Hospitals and health systems have a crucial role to play in identifying and assisting victims of human trafficking, and we urge you to join many of your colleagues in developing a plan to tackle this pervasive issue and deliver compassionate care to victims of human trafficking.