AHA Center for Health Innovation

Dec 7, 2021
COVID-19’s reset of the U.S. economy will reverberate well beyond the pandemic. For health care executives, the critical question is to what extent the business model and nature of competition in care delivery may change.
Dec 7, 2021
Atrium Health officials recently shared early details with Mecklenburg County Board about a planned $1.5 billion innovation district in uptown Charlotte, N.C. The nonprofit health system is seeking a public-private partnership for the 40-acre district that would be built near a planned Wake Forest…
Nov 23, 2021
With the effects of COVID-19 expected to continue for some time, providers can expect many of the trends that developed over the past two years to continue. Care delivered in alternative settings to hospitals, for example, is expected to increase considerably before the decade closes.
Nov 23, 2021
The recent release of the Kaiser Family Foundation’s annual employer health benefits survey put data behind a number of trends that surfaced during the pandemic. But a deeper look at the trends behind the numbers illustrates why many employees are feeling the pinch of rising health care costs and…
Nov 23, 2021
To help members reduce the significant operational challenges caused by some of these commercial payer issues, the AHA has also launched a new solution, the AHA Vitality Index.
Nov 22, 2021
AHA and CDC, new pilot program to train future health professionals to prevent and control infections through community colleges nationwide.
Nov 22, 2021
Fall Preceptorship Session Three: The webinar identifies individual roles for managing the complexities of risk management in health care.
Nov 22, 2021
Taking the first steps to being an HRO doesn’t have to be daunting or difficult if you support it with TeamSTEPPS. In this webinar, Marcia Cooke, DNP, RN-BC, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing at Northern Illinois University and Chris Hund, MFA, Director of the new AHA Team Training Program…
Nov 22, 2021
The webinar presenters James Carlson, PhD, PA-C, CHSE, Vice President for Interprofessional Education and Simulation and Bill Gordon, DMin, TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer and an instructor in Interprofessional Healthcare Studies, explain how TeamSTEPPS provide a functional model for the development of…
Nov 22, 2021
Engaging patients as partners in care is an essential element for effective teamwork and communication. Webinar presenter Sue Collier, MSN, RN, FABC, Clinical Content Development Lead from the American Hospital Association is a TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer and a nationally recognized expert in patient…