Websites

May 2, 2018
Tactical Training/Casualty Care Program - Mercyhealth Mercyhealth partnered with local EMS providers, law enforcement, fire departments and school districts to create and deploy a Casualty Care training program with a specially designed emergency kit to local school districts and other…
Mar 14, 2018
Post-acute Care PPS AHA urges CMS, HHS to convene expert panels for post-acute care PPS model Feb. 7, 2018 MedPAC recommends 2019 payment update for hospitals, no PAC update Jan. 12, 2018 A Critique of MedPAC’s Post-Acute Care Prospective Payment System Prototype Model Review and Policy…
Dec 19, 2017
The AHA has collected links to additional MACRA resources that you may find helpful. AHA Physician Alliance Health Forum CMS MACRA website Quality Payment Program Quality Measures Improvement Activities Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network (HCP-LAN) Physician Focused…
Dec 17, 2017
The American Hospital Association's Central Office serves as the official U.S. Clearinghouse on medical coding for the proper use of the ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS systems and Level I HCPCS (CPT-4 codes) for hospital providers and certain Level II HCPCS codes for hospitals, physicians and other health professionals.
Dec 17, 2017
Hospitals & Health Networks 9 Steps Hospitals Can Take to Stop the Cycle of Violence, November 6, 2017 Hospital Helps Shut Down Toxic Business to Improve Health in Baltimore, October 27, 2017 Iowa Program Educates Girls on Building Healthy Relationships to Avoid Future Abuse, September 12…
Dec 12, 2017
2017 HAVE Award Winners Community Service Programs Camp Charlie Abington-Jefferson Health Willow Grove, PA Margaret McGoldrick, President Camp Charlie is a free expressive arts bereavement camp run by the volunteers and staff of Safe Harbor, Abington-Jefferson Health’s peer support program…
Dec 11, 2017
Resources related to Mental Health and America's Military and Veterans - for Members Only - Links
Support for Returning Military and VetsSAMHSA's Website: Veterans and Military FamiliesSAMHSA Resources for Military FamiliesMilitary and Veteran Families and Children at NCTSN Congressional Research Service: Health Care for Veterans: Suicide Prevention, March 19, 2015 Veterans Courts Provide…
Dec 11, 2017
Put it in writing Key Links - resources for advance directives
Advance Directives by State The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization offers free, state specific advance directives and advice for communicating wishes to family and close friends. Caring Connections offers free, state-specific advance directives for all 50 states and DC that…
Dec 11, 2017
Legal resources developed by AHA on behalf of the field; including amicus briefs, legal documents and other litigation resources.
Active Litigation Amicus Briefs Legal Documents  
Dec 11, 2017
The AHA's Health Care Reform: Moving Forward is meant as a resource for hospital leaders seeking to understand and plan for the changes prescribed by health care reform. This resource is divided into six sections: Get Enrolled, Understanding Reform, Communicating Reform, AHA Tools &…