HAP's Latest News

July 10, 2023

5 Health Care Workforce Stats to Know

Pennsylvania is facing one of the most severe health care workforce crises in the nation, but we also have an important opportunity to transform care across the commonwealth.

June 28, 2023

House Passes Staffing Ratios Mandate

The state House of Representatives today approved legislation that would impose government-mandated nurse staffing ratios in Pennsylvania hospitals, sending the measure to the Senate.

June 07, 2023

House OKs Behavioral Health Investments

The state House today approved legislation allocating $100 million in one-time, federal funds to support adult behavioral health, sending the measure to the Senate for consideration.

June 06, 2023

Bill Imposing Government-Mandated Staffing Ratios Advances

The state House Health Committee today advanced legislation that would mandate one-size-fits-all nurse-to-patient ratios across Pennsylvania hospitals, a move hospitals and nursing leaders have warned would force facilities to close beds and reduce services amid a historic health care workforce shortage.

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