Press Releases

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


Jul 27, 2021
The health, safety and well-being of health care personnel – and the patients and communities they serve – is the highest priority for America’s hospitals and health systems.
Jul 26, 2021
The American Hospital Association announced that Yale New Haven Health, headquartered in New Haven, Conn., has been named the 2021 recipient of the American Hospital Association’s Quest for Quality Prize. Yuma Regional Medical Center, based in Yuma, Ariz., and Memorial Healthcare System, headquartered in Hollywood, Fla., will be honored as finalists.
Jul 21, 2021
The American Hospital Association (AHA) Board of Trustees today adopted a policy statement on the vaccination of health care workers. The statement supports hospitals and health systems that adopt mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policies, with local factors and circumstances shaping whether and how these policies are implemented.
Jul 20, 2021
Together, the American Hospital Association (AHA), American Medical Association (AMA) and American Nurses Association (ANA) released a public service announcement (PSA) featuring their leaders urging the American public to ask questions, follow the science and get vaccinated. The PSA stresses that COVID-19 vaccines are a safe and effective way to protect you, your family and your community from the virus.
Jul 19, 2021
AHA statement on 2022 OPPS proposed rule from Executive Vice President Stacey Hughes.
Jul 9, 2021
AHA statement on executive order on competition from AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack.
Jul 2, 2021
We are pleased that the U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear the compelling arguments in our case on payments cuts to the 340B drug pricing program that are adversely impacting care to patients.
Jun 23, 2021
Joint Statement Following CDC ACIP Meeting from Nation’s Leading Doctors, Nurses and Public Health Leaders on Benefits of Vaccination
Jun 17, 2021
Statement on Supreme Court decision on the Affordable Care Act from AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack.
Jun 11, 2021
AHA statement on the extension of the Provider Relief Fund from President and CEO Rick Pollack.