Affiliates and Related Organizations
AHA divisions devoted to advancing workforce issues:
House Approves $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Reconciliation Bill with Provisions Affecting Hospitals and Health SystemsFeb 27, 2021
The House of Representatives early this morning voted 219-212 to approve a modified version of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, legislation to provide reconciliation protection for a roughly $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package, which includes a number of provisions that affect hospitals and health systems.
Dec 17, 2020
AHA announces realignment to strengthen focus on health equity and workforce strategies.
Dec 11, 2020
AHA letter that outlines initial policy priorities for Biden Administration first 100 days.
Dec 9, 2020
The AHA urge Congressional leaders to support the bipartisan Healthcare Workforce Resilience Act (H.R. 6788/S.3599), and include it in forthcoming COVID-19 relief legislation
Oct 9, 2020
The AHA joined five other national medical groups in urging the Department of Homeland Security to exclude foreign national physicians in the J-1 visa program from a proposed change to the process for extending certain non-immigrant visa stays in the United States.
Sep 21, 2020
People everywhere have watched in sadness as both wildfires on the west coast and Hurricane Laura on the gulf coast have created havoc and hardship for our fellow Americans. Our front-line responders continue to answer the cries for help.
AHA Comments Submitted In Response to HRSA’s RFI on Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) ScoringSep 18, 2020
AHA's input on the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) Scoring Criteria request for information (RFI).
Jul 21, 2020
As the rates of COVID-19 continue to rise in certain areas across the country, the need for greater coordination and even an expanded health care workforce may become critical.
Jul 15, 2020
Insider Briefings, updates, and exclusive participation to AHA’s live and virtual events. Resources crafted to get inside the mind of hospital leaders.
May 19, 2020
The House of Representatives approved the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act (H.R. 6800) on May 15, 2020, which included the COVID-19 Every Worker First Protection Act of 2020.