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

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Resources for a Resilient Workforce

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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.

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October 01, 2020

Emergency Preparedness Month is a Reminder to Always Remain Ready

As we head into the last quarter of 2020, health care systems and workforce throughout Pennsylvania continue to show amazing resilience. Since late February, the entire health care community has been deeply engaged in COVID-19 response, including efforts to control and contain the virus, and care for patients. The pace of this event persists; it clearly is a long-term effort that involves a whole of community response.

Today's News Clips

October 30, 2020 

Kaiser Health News reports about the pros and cons of telehealth appointments.

The Hill reports about the winter threat to the nation’s hospitals of increasing COVID-19 cases.

CNN reports about record-breaking COVID-19 infections in the U.S.

 

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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.


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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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