Press Releases

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


Jan 19, 2021
The American Hospital Association (AHA) today announced Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) in Bennington, Vt., as the 2020 recipient of the Rural Hospital Leadership Award. The award recognizes small or rural hospital leaders who guide their hospital and community through transformational change on the road to health care reform.
Jan 15, 2021
The American Hospital Association (AHA) has elected Russ Gronewold to fill a vacancy on its Board of Trustees, effective January 2021; he will also serve as chair of Regional Policy Board 6. The Board of Trustees is the highest policymaking body of the AHA and has ultimate authority for the governance and management of its direction and finances.
Jan 15, 2021
Statement on President-elect Biden’s COVID relief plan from AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack.
Jan 14, 2021
AHA statement on political giving practices following tragic events at U.S. Capitol.
Jan 12, 2021
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack issued the following statement in response to the violence last week at the U.S. Capitol.
Jan 8, 2021
AHA urges drug companies urged to provide discounts to 340B community pharmacies.
Dec 30, 2020
AHA statement on HHS advisory opinion on 340B drug discounts from President and CEO Rick Pollack.
Dec 23, 2020
AHA statement on court delay of most favored nation model interim final rule from Executive Vice President Tom Nickels.
Dec 22, 2020
Healthcare groups release proceedings of summit exploring drug safety, supply chain security