HAP's Latest News

February 21, 2022

Survey Sheds Light on Health Care Workforce Needs

The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the health care workforce shortage in Pennsylvania, making it even more challenging for hospitals to fill needed clinical staff positions, a HAP survey of Pennsylvania hospitals found.

February 18, 2022

HAP Highlights Why Medicaid Matters to Pennsylvania

In a presentation today to members of the General Assembly, HAP and other health care provider organizations underscored the critical role Medicaid plays in supporting Pennsylvanians’ access to quality health care.

February 15, 2022

A Youth Mental Health Epidemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has fueled a growing crisis in youth mental health, a panel of behavioral health leaders told U.S. lawmakers today.

February 11, 2022

CDC Unveils New Proposal for Treating Pain

This week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new draft guidelines designed to provide clinicians with the best practices in treating pain.

February 10, 2022

What’s Next for Telehealth?

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way patients receive care, both in-person and through telehealth.