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

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HAP is the trusted voice in promoting a healthy Pennsylvania for all.


Advocating on behalf of Pennsylvania hospitals and health systems to advance high-quality, accessible, and financially sustainable health care.

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