Insights From AHA Members

Hear from hospital leaders about how the AHA Digital Pulse positively impacted their initiatives and perspectives on their digital capabilities. Discover how critical access rural hospitals moved quickly to assess their organization’s digital readiness, identify priorities and launch a strategy for success – all at lightning speed – at a time when the pandemic called for greater digital engagement.

Discover What Good Looks Like

Let their journeys guide your digital advancements as you optimize your Behavioral Health, Digital Front Door and COVID-19 capabilities. By evaluating their organizations' capabilities in specific areas, AHA members can see where they stand against their peers. The Digital Pulse will clearly and efficiently show what “good” looks like in the field and will point you toward those organizations that are performing well on specific measures.

Digital Tools Can Help Address COVID-19

AHA’s Center for Health Innovation, discusses successful digital response strategies and lessons learned with AVIA and Verily.


“The Digital Pulse was really important for our organization. We’re a stand-alone community hospital... so the assessment was important for us to know not only what our current state is, but to help us have a path going forward so that we could avoid those multiple distractions that are always out there.”

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Dave Schreiner

President and CEO, Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital


“We will be using the information that we learned from piloting of the pulse, a product, in our next strategic plan to determine where we want to go and how we can improve our digital front door, make care more available to our population.”

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Marty Fattig

President and CEO, Nemaha County Hospital


“.. being a part of that pilot project was being able to network with other folks and talk through, “Well, if we did want to go a specific direction, do we have the know-how and knowledge where we didn’t before?” And now we do as a result of participating in the Digital Pulse.”

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Leslie Marsh

President and CEO, Lexington Regional Health Center