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September 27, 2021

Hospitals Recognized as Healthy Food Leaders

Thirty-seven Pennsylvania hospitals are being recognized for their leadership in offering more nutritious and locally sourced meals to patients, visitors, and staff through an initiative supported by HAP.

September 22, 2021

All Pennsylvania Counties Remain ‘High’ for COVID-19 Spread

The spread of the Delta variant continues to pose challenges in Pennsylvania, as all 67 counties report “high” rates of transmission for COVID-19, according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

September 20, 2021

Pharmacy Leaders Urge Lawmakers to Preserve Emergency Vaccine Waivers

On Monday, the House Professional Licensure Committee heard testimony from pharmacy vaccine providers and others in the health care community about the ways COVID-19 emergency waivers have improved access to vaccines. The hearing comes as lawmakers begin to determine their next steps for critical COVID-19 emergency waivers and flexibilities that are set to expire September 30.