HAP's Vision, Mission, Guiding Principles, and Values 

Mission, Vision, Value graphic


A Healthy Pennsylvania


To empower hospitals and health systems as the leading advocates for improving health in their communities.

Guiding Principles

  • Leadership
  • Engagement
  • Inclusion and Equity
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Integration
  • Collaboration
  • Accountability
  • Transparency
  • Fiscal Soundness



  • We respect the value of diverse approaches and recognize the power of teamwork to accomplish shared goals


  • We recognize that health care is constantly changing and that we must adapt to meet the needs of our customers and the patients they serve


  • We hold ourselves to the highest standards of service to our members, customers, and colleagues and expect that every contact is timely, accurate and responsive to member needs


  • We use our energy, skills, and resources to deliver sustainable results and continually strive to maintain our position as the leading and trusted voice of the hospital community in Pennsylvania