HAP has suspended all in-person education programs and member meetings through the end of May and will extend this if circumstances warrant. We want to keep you safe, support your COVID-19 response efforts, and not pull you away from your focus on the health and safety of the commonwealth.

Events will be canceled, postponed to later in the year, or moved to a virtual format if related to COVID-19 or other priority issues.

April 2020 Events

 

April 02, 2020 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Accessing the $2 trillion Recovery Fund for COVID-19: How to prepare your organization for FEMA Disaster Declaration Reimbursement

Online

FEMA and government leaders have proven experience to help hospitals affected by COVID-19 implement and design strategies to integrate federal funding applications with insurance and local resources to maximize the recovery budget. This webinar will highlight first steps for members in need of a plan for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) reimbursements, how to prepare your hospital, and the most common mistake that organizations make in this process and how to avoid it.

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April 03, 2020 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

HAP COVID-19 Member Update Call

Online

This call will provide updates on HAP’s advocacy work in support of the response to COVID-19, and to seek feedback from members on HAP’s COVID-19 response and associated operational and policy-related challenges.

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April 10, 2020 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

HAP COVID-19 Member Update Call

Online

This call will provide updates on HAP’s advocacy work in support of the response to COVID-19, and to seek feedback from members on HAP’s COVID-19 response and associated operational and policy-related challenges.

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April 16, 2020 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Briefing on State Planning for Alternate Care Sites

Online

Hospitals and health systems across the Commonwealth have been developing and implementing strategies, both internal and in regional collaboration, to augment capacity to respond to COVID-19. HAP has heard questions from members about how those efforts align with work by the state to plan for and stand-up Alternate Care Sites (ACS). Please join a call on Thursday, April 16 at 2:00 p.m. to receive a briefing and have an opportunity to ask questions about the state’s planning process.

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April 16, 2020 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Stigma—The Barrier to Help and Hope

Online

This presentation will look at the significant impact that stigma has on individuals with substance use challenges, as well as the clinical teams who provide treatment and support. We will explore the common causes for stigma in a clinical work setting and talk about ways to reduce stigma and increase recovery thinking.

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April 17, 2020 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

HAP COVID-19 Member Update Call

Online

This call will provide updates on HAP’s advocacy work in support of the response to COVID-19, and to seek feedback from members on HAP’s COVID-19 response and associated operational and policy-related challenges.

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April 23, 2020 - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

PA CSR Suicide Prevention—Implementation and Compliance Strategies

Online

Effective July 1, 2019, seven new and revised elements of performance (EPs) were applicable to all Joint Commission-accredited hospitals and behavioral health care organizations. These requirements are at National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG) 15.01.01 and are designed to improve the quality and safety of care for those who are being treated for behavioral health conditions and those who are identified as high risk for suicide.

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April 23, 2020 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Practical Steps to Protect Your Federal COVID-19 Funding

Online

On April 10, 2020, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) started the immediate release of $30 billion in relief funding to providers in support of the national response to COVID-19 as the first tranche of the distribution of the $100 billion provider relief fund provided for in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The vast majority of the funds have now been distributed by direct deposit to facilities and providers that received Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) reimbursements in 2019. This webinar will examine the key legal and financial issues.

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April 24, 2020 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

HAP COVID-19 Member Update Call

Online

This call will provide updates on HAP’s advocacy work in support of the response to COVID-19, and to seek feedback from members on HAP’s COVID-19 response and associated operational and policy-related challenges.

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April 30, 2020 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Acute Care Treatment of People Using Drugs in the COVID-19 Era

Online

Providing compassionate, evidence-based care to people who use drugs is always an important part of hospital-based care. In the era of COVID-19, offering MAT, naloxone, and connections to ongoing care is even more essential. This webinar will discuss best practices for MAT initiation, harm reduction, and telehealth in the setting of COVID-19.

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May 01, 2020 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

HAP COVID-19 Member Update Call

Online

This call will provide updates on HAP’s advocacy work in support of the response to COVID-19, and to seek feedback from members on HAP’s COVID-19 response and associated operational and policy-related challenges.

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