HAP is the leading voice for more than 240 hospitals and health systems in Pennsylvania, as well as other member health care stakeholders.

What Hospitals Need to Know

Learn more about what HAP and state officials are doing to monitor the coronavirus

HAP resources for member hospitals
2020 Virtual Summer Leadership Series: Navigating Through and Beyond COVID-19

HAP, in partnership with more than 30 state hospital and health care associations, is excited to present a virtual summer leadership series for C-suite executives.

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HAP's Resource Center

Visit HAP's Resource Center for more information about COVID-19 and HAP's advocacy efforts in support of Pennsylvania's hospitals

Learn more about HAP's advocacy for hospitals

Current Advocacy Focus

State Issues

HAP is working to move legislation to protect health care workers, increase access to care, ensure payor reimbursement for telemedicine services, and protect essential hospital funding streams for patients.

Federal Issues

HAP is working to safeguard resources that help hospitals serve vulnerable communities and continue efforts to find consensus on policy that protects patients from unanticipated medical bills without government interference in private negotiations between providers and health plans.

Regulatory Activity

HAP advocates for flexibility to ensure patients receive the right care, at the right time, and in the right setting.

HAPAC Online Contributions

2020 Virtual Summer Leadership Series: Navigating Through and Beyond COVID-19

The Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania, in partnership with more than 30 state hospital and health care associations, is excited to present a virtual summer leadership series for C-suite executives titled Leadership and Resiliency: Navigating Through and Beyond COVID-19.

Join us as we bring six nationally known experts to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic crisis and share their expertise in resiliency, health policy, financial and strategic planning, unconscious bias, health equity, and the new health care ecosystem. Webinars will take place throughout the summer on Thursdays from 1 to 2 p.m. Attend all six sessions or select by individual session.

The Latest

Daily News

Today's News Clips

July 1, 2020 

NPR reports on the 4,000 foreign-born doctors starting residences in U.S. hospitals.

The Atlantic reports the U.S. could see a shortage of tests and delays in results as the demand for testing increases.

The Patriot-News reports that state officials have expanded the order requiring face masks.

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HAP works to ensure state and federal elected officials understand the critical role Pennsylvania’s hospitals play in their communities across the state. Find out how you can help.


HealthyMePA

Healthy Me PA is HAP’s online digital community, providing consumer-friendly information about health, navigating health care, and health policy, and giving users a  platform to share messages with elected officials about important health care issues. Join today!

HAP's sponsorship program

HAP’s sponsorship program creates meaningful opportunities for business development between our hospital members and the organizations that they rely on for services and products.

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