Press Releases

Jun 22, 2018
Tom Nickels Executive Vice President American Hospital Association   June 22, 2018 “America’s hospitals and health systems applaud today’s House passage of several AHA-supported provisions contained in the bipartisan Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and…
Jun 20, 2018
Tom Nickels Executive Vice President American Hospital Association   June 20, 2018   “The House of Representatives today passed two significant, AHA-supported bills that would help hospitals and health systems provide improved care to patients with substance use disorders. The IMD…
Jun 14, 2018
Washington, D.C. (June 14, 2018) The cumulative reductions in federal payments to hospitals since 2010 will reach $218.2 billion by 2028, according to a report released today by the health economics consulting firm Dobson | DaVanzo and Associates. The study, which was commissioned by the…
May 31, 2018
Will Receive Dick Davidson Quality Milestone Award for Allied Association Leadership; Ohio Hospital Association also Honored     WASHINGTON (May 31, 2018) – The Missouri Hospital Association (MHA) is the 2018 recipient of the Dick Davidson Quality Milestone Award for Allied…
May 24, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 24, 2018) – The American Hospital Association (AHA) today announced that C. Douglas Shaw will become the AHA’s senior vice president of field engagement. Shaw currently serves as chief operating and development officer of Health Forum, the for-profit subsidiary of the AHA.…
May 23, 2018
Tom Nickels Executive Vice President American Hospital Association   May 23, 2018   America’s hospitals and health systems are strongly committed to providing care to veterans in their communities and honoring their service to our country. The AHA applauds the Congress for passing…
May 11, 2018
Contact:  Marie Johnson, (202) 626-2351                Colin Milligan, (202) 638-5491 Rick Pollack AHA President and CEO May 11, 2018 The AHA applauds President Trump and his administration for taking the initiative to tackle the high price of…
May 9, 2018
Tom Nickels Executive Vice President American Hospital Association May 9, 2018 America’s hospitals and health systems have been engaged in treating people with substance use disorders for decades. In recent years, we have seen first-hand the devastating effects of the opioid epidemic on patients…
May 7, 2018
WASHINGTON (May 7, 2018) – Today, the American Hospital Association (AHA) commended the introduction of the Rural Emergency Medical Center (REMC) Act of 2018 (H.R. 5678) by Representatives Lynn Jenkins (R-KS), Ron Kind (D-WI) and Terri Sewell (D-AL). This bipartisan legislation would help…
May 7, 2018
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