AHA Stat Blog


Aug 11, 2017
More than 140 Americans die from a drug overdose every day – that’s more than from gun homicides and car crashes combined.  Most of these deaths are due to prescription painkillers, heroin and
Aug 9, 2017
The AHA’s Health Research & Educational Trust (HRET) affiliate recently released a resource that points the way towar
Aug 5, 2017
Senators have left Washington for their home states for a month-long recess.
Aug 3, 2017
The health care world is changing. New technologies are moving the field in new and different directions, all of which is good news for patients.
Jul 31, 2017
America’s hospitals take a lot of pride in staying close to their communities. We like to believe we have our fingers on the pulse of the people we serve.
Jul 28, 2017
In a dramatic early morning vote, after months of debate in both houses of Congress, today the Senate voted down its latest attempt to repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act.
Jul 26, 2017
This week’s AHA Leadership Summit in San Diego gives us the opportunity to honor our hospital and health system champions for their i
Jul 21, 2017
This was a dramatic week for the Senate’s efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. 
Jul 20, 2017
The exorbitant cost of many prescription drugs threatens providers’ ability to provide life-saving medications for millions of Americans.
Jul 18, 2017
POLITICO’s recent piece on the impact of the Affordable Care Act on non-profit hospitals is an incomplete and inaccurate understanding of the situation hospitals currently face and the ben