HAP Blog

April 14, 2022

Weather Volatility Challenges Your Preparedness

While the shifts in weather can be confusing, it’s important to pay close attention. Some of these quick, drastic shifts can be severe and should trigger your emergency preparedness plans.

March 18, 2022

Understanding the Behavioral Health Crisis through Data

Pennsylvania—and the nation—are in the midst of a mental health crisis. According to a report released recently by Mental Health America, 19.86 percent of adults are experiencing a mental illness. That’s equivalent to nearly 50 million Americans. Among that group, 4.91 percent are experiencing a severe mental illness.

March 15, 2022

What Does Our Future Preparedness Look Like?

We’re thankful the COVID-19 burden on our hospitals and health systems has eased from the winter Omicron surge, but we know we’re just one crisis away from putting our emergency plans into action, whether it’s for an infectious disease, a wildfire, or an emerging cyber threat.