Most hospitals collect race, ethnicity and language data, but a smaller percentage use the data in decision making. This infographic outlines why hospital leaders should use REAL data and provides a five-step framework to begin stratification. The detailed framework can be found in the guide, A Framework for Stratifying Race, Ethnicity and Language Data.
Member Advisory: New AHA Tools Available to Help Field Prepare for Appropriate Use Criteria Requirements
The AHA released new tools to help the field prepare for appropriate use criteria reporting requirements that will start to go into effect on a voluntary basis…
The Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA) requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a program that promotes A
The Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA) requires the Centers for Medicare…
Hospitals and health systems understand the importance of making health care more affordable for everyone and they “have been tackling the issue head on,…
AHA's comment on the Food and Drug Administration’s draft guidance on blood glucose monitoring test systems for prescription point-of-care use.