Data & Insights

Jun 21, 2018
Winning the Battle on Disease Production and High-cost Medical Claims How Genesis Health System Fought Back Against Metabolic Syndrome     Wednesday, August 15, 2018 1 - 2 p.m. Eastern; noon - 1 p.m. Central; 10 - 11 a.m. Pacific   This webinar will cover how a…
Jun 13, 2018
Speakers at last month’s AHA Annual Membership Meeting shared federal and state innovations in health care delivery, and the social supports that best address the mental, physical and social needs for Medicaid populations.   Moderated by AHA board member John Haupert, president and CEO of…
Jun 5, 2018
U.S. States greatly benefit from hospital job creation and spending on goods and services. In 25 U.S. states, 10% or more of the labor force is impacted by hospital employment. A "ripple effect" from hospital spending collectively contributes $3 trillion dollars to the national economy.
$3 Trillion Dollars The total ripple effect of hospitals’ and health systems’ spending for goods and services   Hospital Expenditures and the State Economy view larger visualization   U.S. States Most Impacted by Hospital Expenditures State Total Expenditures Total…
May 29, 2018
Health care leaders can utilize data, reexamine pricing and manage risk to make health care more efficient and affordable, a panel of hospital and health system leaders said during a session at this month’s AHA Annual Membership Meeting. [See a video of the session at the end of this article.]…
May 17, 2018
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 |1:00:00 PM CDT - 2:00:00 PM CDT |2:00:00 PM EDT - 3:00:00 PM EDT As health care moves beyond clinical walls, technology and innovative practices can be that bridge that brings change and robust care from clinical settings to the community. In this webinar, explore how…
May 3, 2018
I want you to think for a minute about your eyes. Do you wear glasses? Does anyone you know wear glasses? Could they take those off and switch with someone just walking down the street? Now I want you to think about your heart. If something went wrong, would you want the same medication they…
Apr 27, 2018
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is making Medicare Advantage data available to researchers, beginning with data on services provided to beneficiaries in calendar year 2015, the agency announced yesterday. CMS said it also plans to release data from Medicaid and the Children’s…
Feb 20, 2018
AHA Guide is now online!  As a valued member of the American Hospital Association, you have access to our comprehensive directory, AHA Guide, in this new, easy-to-use digital format. Watch this brief video to see how it works.
This new format enables you to access hospital, health system and executive data all in one place with a few keystrokes. AHA members are encouraged to report any needed updated directly to the AHA through the link in the application. Data in AHA Guide are refreshed daily. AHA has sent members an…
Jan 9, 2018
The Fast Facts 2018 data visualizations below utilize a sample dataset from the 2016 AHA Annual Survey. Full data are published in AHA Hospital Statistics, 2018 edition.
Jan 9, 2018
The American Hospital Association conducts an annual survey of hospitals in the United States. The data in the PDF below, from the 2016 AHA Annual Survey, are a sample of what you will find in AHA Hospital Statistics, 2018 edition.