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December 29, 2023

HAP Year in Review: Top Stories for 2023

As we sign off on 2023, it’s time to take a look at some of the biggest stories that made headlines during another busy year for Pennsylvania’s hospital community.

December 27, 2023

The State of Children’s Health Insurance

Pennsylvania had a setback during the last year of the pandemic, as the number of children with health insurance declined ahead of the unwinding of Medicaid’s continuous coverage provision.

December 26, 2023

Is Health Care Back to Pre-Pandemic Normal?

The public health response to the pandemic dramatically changed health care, with more Americans accessing coverage and dramatic shifts in when people went to the hospital.

December 22, 2023

A Focus on Health this Holiday Season

This week, the Shapiro administration is reminding Pennsylvanians about the help available to support their health this holiday season.

December 14, 2023

What’s in the Fiscal Code

Last evening, the General Assembly passed and Governor Shapiro signed legislation that finalizes outstanding pieces of the 2023–2024 state budget, including support for financially distressed hospitals and other notable items for the health care community.

December 13, 2023

A New Era in Health Care Data

Federal health leaders this week lauded the launch of a new nationwide network to ensure health care data can be shared securely and safely to support patient care.