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May 27, 2021

PA to Lift Masking Order by June 28 at Latest

Pennsylvania’s statewide masking order will be lifted by June 28 at the latest, the Department of Health announced today. The announcement does not impact masking requirements for Pennsylvania’s health care facilities and public travel, officials said.

May 26, 2021

PA Hospital Community Offers Look Inside COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics

Today, Governor Wolf announced that 70 percent of Pennsylvania adults have received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, and the work continues to ensure every eligible Pennsylvanian receives this life-saving vaccine. Since December, Pennsylvania’s hospitals have administered more than three million COVID-19 vaccines and are proud to play an integral role in this effort to end the pandemic.

May 21, 2021

HAP through the Years: 1950–1960

During 2021, The Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) proudly marks its centennial with a look back at 100 years of milestones, advocacy, and support for Pennsylvania’s hospitals.

May 20, 2021

AHA Report Offers Solutions to Ensure Future of Rural Health

A report released this week from the American Hospital Association (AHA) offers solutions to ensure the future of the nation’s rural hospitals and puts a spotlight on Pennsylvania’s Rural Health Model as one promising approach to transform care.