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August 18, 2023

Achievement Awards Spotlight: St. Luke’s University Health Network

HAP's annual Achievement Awards honor hospitals and health systems for their innovation, creativity, and commitment to patient care. The Achievement Awards showcase and share member hospitals’ and health systems’ successful programs and best practices.

August 17, 2023

Where the Opioid Crisis Has Hit the Hardest

Nearly 30 percent of U.S. adults said they or someone in their family has been addicted to opioids, according to a new poll from the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF).

July 20, 2023

The 988 Lifeline One Year Later

More than 80 percent of Americans are not familiar with the new 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline a year after its launch, but calls to the new federal hotline continue to increase.

July 12, 2023

The Mental Health Toll on Parents and Teens

The COVID-19 pandemic has sparked a call to action to support youth mental health, but the emotional wellness of parents and caregivers has often been overlooked.

July 11, 2023

A National Action Plan for ‘Tranq’

The federal government today released a national response plan to combat the rise of illicit fentanyl spiked with the animal tranquilizer xylazine.

June 20, 2023

Senate Committee Oks Rural Health Bill

The state Senate Health and Human Services Committee Tuesday advanced legislation supporting the Pennsylvania Rural Health Model, along with a host of other pertinent bills for the hospital community.