HAP's Latest News

May 09, 2022

HAP Leadership Summit Day 1: A Focus on Behavioral Health

Pennsylvania’s hospitals are focused on behavioral health across care settings and are dedicated to achieving better health outcomes in their communities. 

This afternoon, HAP’s Leadership Summit kicked off with a focus on behavioral health. COVID-19 has amplified existing challenges in behavioral health care, especially the state’s shortage of post-acute placements and behavioral health treatment options.

April 06, 2022

What to Know: The Rural Hospital Support Act

U.S. senators today introduced legislation that would help ensure rural hospitals avoid closure and maintain outstanding care in Pennsylvania and across the nation.

March 25, 2022

How the Pandemic Delayed Care for Older Americans

COVID-19 delayed primary care, dental visits, and procedures for about 30 percent of Americans over 50, and some of those patients have not rescheduled care, according to a recent National Poll on Healthy Aging.

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.

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