Jay Bhatt, D.O., AHA senior vice president and chief medical officer, and Priya Bathija, vice president of the AHA’s Value Initiative, in a commentary published in Academic Medicine, write about four strategies that hospitals and health care systems, working with payers and community stakeholders, can use to ensure vulnerable communities have access to quality care. Read more.
 
 

Related News Articles

Headline
Sens. Jon Tester, D-Mont., and John Hoeven, R-N.D., yesterday introduced AHA-supported legislation (S. 3399) that would renew for five years a…
Headline
A federal appeals court yesterday denied the administration’s request to reverse a nationwide preliminary injunction blocking a Department of Homeland Security…
Headline
The Senate Judiciary Committee today held a hearing on “a whole-of-government approach” to tackling the opioid crisis. Witnesses included officials from the…
Headline
The AHA today responded to a House Ways and Means Committee request for comments on priority topics as its Rural and Underserved Communities Health…
Chairperson's File
Hospitals and health systems encourage better health and economic vitality for the communities they serve. This is especially true for the 60 million — roughly…
Headline
The House Ways and Means Committee today requested input on priority topics for its Rural and Underserved Communities Health Task Force to consider as it works…