Press Releases

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

Latest

Apr 13, 2020
AHA statement on additional emergency funding for hospitals & health systems from AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack.
Apr 10, 2020
AHA statement on initial emergency funding from CARES Act from AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack.
Apr 8, 2020
AHA released a statement from its President and CEO Rick Pollack on the proposal for additional emergency funding for hospitals and health systems.
Apr 7, 2020
The Creative Coalition, Association for Healthcare Philanthropy, and the American Hospital Association have united to launch the “Protect the Heroes” campaign, which allows the general public to make direct impact donations to America’s hospital and health systems.
Apr 6, 2020
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack's statement on HHS's Office of the Inspector General report.
Apr 3, 2020
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack provides a statement on the use of the CARES Act.
Apr 3, 2020
A statement from the AHA, AMA and ANA on the CDC’s Recommendations for the Public on Cloth Masks
Mar 31, 2020
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack provides a statement on CMS's announcement of emergency declaration waivers for health providers.
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.