Press Releases

Below are the most recent press releases from the American Hospital Association.

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Mar 27, 2020
The AHA, joined by five other organizations that represent or collaborate with individuals and institutions at the forefront of delivering health care in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, are concerned with the shortages of masks, face shields and other personal protective equipment (PPE), ventilators, swab kits, and testing capacity that are critically needed by frontline caregivers and patients.
Mar 27, 2020
The American Hospital Association (AHA) today announced a national initiative to secure millions of masks for the physicians, nurses and caregivers who are treating coronavirus patients and at greater risk due to a nationwide shortage of personal protective equipment. The effort will facilitate private sector partnerships to address these shortages in the fight against COVID-19.
Mar 25, 2020
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack provides a statement on the Senate's coronavirus relief legislation.
Mar 18, 2020
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack provides a statement on the Senate passage of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.
Mar 18, 2020
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack provides a statement on CMS's announcement over elective surgeries.
Mar 13, 2020
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack provides a statement on the COVID-19 national emergency declaration.
Mar 12, 2020
The American Hospital Association (AHA), the American Nurses Association (ANA) and the American Medical Association (AMA) sent a joint letter to White House asking for an coronavirus emergency declaration.
Mar 11, 2020
ProMedica health system is the 2019 winner of the Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service. ProMedica is being honored for its leadership role in building programs that address the health needs in its community and its sincere commitment to improving their well-being.
Mar 10, 2020
AHA Executive Vice President Tom NIckels provides a statement on the black maternal health Momnibus Act.
Mar 9, 2020
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack provides a statement on the ONC final rule.