HAP Blog

March 11, 2022

A Campaign to Combat Health Misinformation

The U.S. Surgeon General has launched a campaign seeking research, data, and personal stories related to health misinformation during the pandemic and how it has affected individual health choices.

March 09, 2022

4 Takeaways from Today’s DOH Senate Budget Hearing

Leaders from the Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) today outlined the health care priorities included in Governor Wolf’s 2022–2023 budget proposal, as well as the public health challenges facing the commonwealth.

March 07, 2022

‘The Next Normal’ for COVID-19

A report from a panel of global health experts envisions the nation’s next steps to mitigate COVID-19, prepare for new variants, and “build towards a next normal."

March 03, 2022

U.S. Hospitals Struggle amid Omicron’s ‘Tidal Wave’

The latest Kaufman Hall Hospital Snapshot outlined a difficult first month of 2022 for U.S. hospitals amid a “tidal wave” of COVID-19 cases, rising labor costs, and the cancellation of scheduled procedures.

March 01, 2022

Addressing Pennsylvania's EMS Crisis

Pennsylvania’s emergency medical services (EMS) providers serve a critical role across the commonwealth, but are facing growing financial pressures and workforce challenges.