COVID-19: Caring for Patients and Communities

May 4, 2020
The Department of Health and Human Services will begin distributing an additional $22 billion in funds from the Public Health and Social Services Emergency Fund.
May 1, 2020
Hospitals and health systems continue to provide care for our most vulnerable communities by addressing social needs, educating on COVID-19 risks and collaborating with community organizations to expand these efforts beyond their walls.
May 1, 2020
Today marks the first day of Mental Health Awareness Month, an important topic especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 1, 2020
A study of 305 hospitalized adult COVID-19 patients in Georgia found an overrepresentation of black patients, with over a quarter lacking known risk factors, according to a report released yesterday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
May 1, 2020
Participating today in a virtual event on the COVID-19 pandemic, AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack talked with David Rubenstein, president of The Economic Club of Washington, D.C., about the financial challenges hospitals face.
May 1, 2020
Statement on HHS announcement on distribution of funds for hospitals with high COVID-19 admissions and in rural areas from AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack.
May 1, 2020
Every day the women and men of America’s hospitals and health systems continue the battle against COVID-19. As our heroes on the front lines care for our family members, friends and neighbors, the AHA is focused on three areas – relief, recovery and rebuilding – to support the field.
Apr 30, 2020
A new resource from AHA helps hospitals and health systems think through in under an hour how to partner with other organizations to meet their needs during the pandemic.
Apr 29, 2020
The National Institutes of Health urged scientists and inventors with a rapid testing technology to compete for a share of $500 million in funding to develop accurate at-home and point-of-care diagnostic tests, with the goal to make millions of tests available per week by the end of summer and even…
Apr 28, 2020
Providing the Continuum of Outpatient Behavioral Health Services during COVID-19 Lessons from Sheppard Pratt Health System, Baltimore