AHA's comment letter on the Measure Applications Partnership's (MAP) December 2015 pre-rulemaking draft report. This letter provides overarching comments about the MAP process; AHA has submitted comments separately on specific measures under review using the National Quality Forum's online commenting tool.
Examining the Drivers of Readmissions and Reducing Unnecessary Readmissions for Better Patient Care PDF
This TrendWatch from September 2011 examines recent research on hospital readmissions, including the linkages between readmissions and quality of care, and the…
Introduction According to the U.S. Census Bureau, in 1900 only one in eight Americans was of a race other than white.
This assessment inventory is designed to help hospital and health system leaders, trustees, medical staff and employees think about how a hospital, department…
Nicholas Tejeda and Ninfa M. Saunders announce the launch of the AHA's Institute for Diversity and Health Equity.
Cleveland, OH October 2017
The Institute for Diversity and Health Equity (Institute), an affiliate of the American Hospital Association (AHA), today announced its 2018 chair of its board…