HAP's Latest News

August 15, 2023

Drug Shortages Approach All-Time Record Levels

Hospital pharmacists are facing major headwinds obtaining certain medications as drug shortages approach all-time highs, according to a new survey from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).

August 11, 2023

Achievement Awards Spotlight: Penn Highlands Mon Valley

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 10, 2023

A New Tool to Track Heat-Related Illnesses

Following a stretch of heat waves and broader climate trends, the federal government this week launched a new tool to track heat-related illnesses and response from emergency medical services (EMS) in the U.S.

August 07, 2023

Preventing $8 Billion in DSH Cuts

A bipartisan group of U.S. Senators―led by Bob Casey and supported by John Fetterman―is calling on their colleagues to prevent cuts to the Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) program.

August 04, 2023

Workforce Solutions Spotlight—Evangelical Community Hospital

As Pennsylvania ages, many health care professionals are reaching retirement age just as the need for health care is rapidly growing. Hospitals and health systems are leading the way in growing the next generation of health care professionals to care for Pennsylvanians and our communities.