America’s rural hospitals are committed to serving their communities and ensuring local access to high-quality, affordable health care. The AHA is working to ensure federal policies and regulations are updated for 21st century innovation and care delivery, and new resources are invested in rural communities to protect access. The PDF below outlines some key areas of focus for our 2019 advocacy agenda.
Update on Key Issues in the Behavioral Health Care Field: July 2019
To increase access to behavioral health care, Atrium Health employs a virtual behavioral health integration program at 36 of its primary care and pediatric…
AHA comments on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ proposed guidance for hospital co-location with other hospitals or health care facilities.
AHA Executive Vice President and COO Maryjane Wurth discusses hospitals’ transformation journey with AHA Board Chairma
AHA applauds the House Ways and Means Committee for considering legislation to improve the quality of and access to critical services for Medicare…
The White House June 24 released an executive order on “improving price and quality transparency in American health care.” The executive order focu