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March 24, 2022

HAP Urges DHS to Support Medicaid Access to Care

A proposed change to Pennsylvania’s Physical Health Medicaid Managed Care program, known as HealthChoices, could limit access to health care for tens of thousands of working families, mothers, children, and people with chronic health conditions.

November 01, 2021

A Quick Note From Andy Carter: The Importance of Each Election Day

The choices we make at the polls will influence policies that affect the health care community for years to come. That’s just as true for judicial and local elections as it is those years we select the U.S. President, Pennsylvania governor, members of Congress, and state legislators.

January 14, 2016

Do Rural Residents Deserve Less Access Than Their Urban Counterparts?

Health care is undergoing a major transformation as we move from a volume-based model of care to a value-based model. The Triple Aim focus of improved patient experience, population health, and reduced health care costs is appropriate. But not every hospital can get to the destination at the same pace or even in the same way. The challenge is greatest for small, rural providers.