Advocacy

Jan 24, 2023
An ongoing dialogue with your elected officials is the best way to ensure they understand how the decisions they make in Washington, D.C., will affect their constituents back home. No one better than you can explain the complexities of health care delivery and the impact on your community.
Jan 12, 2023
AHA EVENT  |  POST-ACUTE CARE CALLS 2023 schedule of the post-acute care advocacy calls
Dec 2, 2022
The AHA released on Nov. 29 a detailed summary of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ final rule for the calendar year 2023 home health prospective payment system.
Nov 11, 2022
Please join us Dec. 6 in Washington, D.C., for an AHA Advocacy Day to talk with your legislators directly about the challenges facing your patients and community.
Nov 10, 2022
TOP NEWS AHA voices support for bill to extend training flexibility for SNF nurse aides On Nov. 9, AHA voiced support for the Building America’s Health Care Workforce Act (H.R.7744), legislation that would extend for two years after the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency certain…
Jun 28, 2022
Highlights from AHA’s recent advocacy efforts on behalf of America’s hospitals.
Jun 7, 2022
The Safety from Violence for Healthcare Employees Act introduced June 7, 2022, by Representatives Dean (D-PA) and Bucshon (R-IN).
May 2, 2022
A survey published in Workplace Health and Safety revealed that nearly 45% of nurses encountered physical violence and more than two-thirds were victims of verbal abuse in early 2020. The AHA is urging the attorney general to support legislation that would create federal protections from…
Apr 1, 2022
Visit the Apple App Store or Google Play store and search for “American Hospital Association.” Locate and select the member app, titled My AHA Connect.
Mar 3, 2022
The Snapshot is the American Hospital Association’s look at America’s hospitals’ capacity to provide care during COVID-19. America’s hospitals and health systems continue to face historic challenges, including unprecedented financial pressures. It is vitally important that hospitals and health…