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Aug 25, 2017
Helping patients overcome socioeconomic barriers to better health by building partnerships that improve the community’s health will be critical to hospitals’ and health systems’ ability to continue
Aug 24, 2017
The panel that advises the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on hospital outpatient payments sent a clear signal to the agency this week: Don’t shortchange patients’ access to vital phar
Aug 21, 2017
Looking for more evidence of the stellar work being done in health care across the country?
Aug 18, 2017
The AHA is eager to recognize excellence among America’s hospitals and health systems.
Aug 15, 2017
After a one-year hiatus the AHA Quest for Quality Prize is back, updated to reflect the hospital and health system field’s broader emphasis on quality and improving health status. Oct.
Aug 14, 2017
By Nancy Agee
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.