Governance and leadership diversity

May 7, 2018
AHA and UnidosUS, previously known as the National Council of La Raza, today announced an alliance to increase diversity among health care executives and improve the health of communities. Over the next year, the organizations will connect health care CEOs with UnidosUS leaders for governance…
Apr 23, 2018
Hospital and health system trustees are at the forefront of shaping health care in our communities. And the AHA is committed to sharing resources and expanding programming for this important work. That’s why last year, we reorganized our trustee offerings to give them a new single home within the…
Apr 6, 2018
San Diego, CA, AHA Leadership Summit Wednesday, July 25, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. PT   The #123forEquity Training Symposiums were developed to help #123forEquity pledgers and endorsers successfully realize progress in four key areas that will provide the greatest opportunities…
Mar 9, 2018
The Institute's National Leadership and Education Conference is the premier health services conference on advancing health equity and managing diversity and inclusion. Senior health care executives, human resource directors, diversity specialists, consultants, trustees and others examine best…
Feb 13, 2018
The AHA is accepting nominations through March 16 for outstanding clinicians to serve on five at-large seats on its Committee on Clinical Leadership. The committee provides clinical input to the AHA advocacy and public policy process. Openings for clinicians to participate in AHA governance and…
Feb 12, 2018
At the AHA, we believe that tackling health disparities and promoting diversity in health care leadership is critical to ensuring the highest quality of care for everyone. That’s why we are proud to announce that all AHA hospital and health system members are now members of the newly renamed…
Feb 9, 2018
The AHA seeks hospital and health system trustees to serve on its Committee on Governance and Regional Policy Boards beginning in 2019. For more information and to apply through Feb. 22, click here.  
Feb 8, 2018
Martin Luther King Jr. said that of all the forms of inequity, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane. Black History Month is the perfect time to reflect on Dr. King’s words – and to talk about what the AHA’s Institute for Diversity and Health Equity is doing to help you end…
Feb 6, 2018
The AHA announces the launch of the Institute for Diversity and Health Equity. Nicholas Tejeda, CEO of The Hospitals of Providence Transmountain Campus in El Paso, Texas, and the new board chair of the Institute for Diversity and Health Equity tells why to truly advance health and health care in…
Feb 5, 2018
The Institute for Diversity and Health Equity (Institute), an affiliate of the American Hospital Association (AHA), today announced its 2018 chair of its board of directors, Nicholas Tejeda, and newly-elected board members with terms beginning Jan. 1, 2018. This year, Institute membership has…