HAP's Latest News

May 02, 2022

AAP Calls for End of Race-Based Medicine

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) today called for fundamental changes in the ways medicine is practiced to eliminate race-based guidelines that have contributed to disparities in care.

April 29, 2022

Where Does Your County Rank for Health?

A new report from the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation evaluates the health of all 67 Pennsylvania counties and thousands of others across the U.S.

April 21, 2022

CMS Pledges New Health Equity Strategy

This week, CMS released its new action plan to close gaps in health access for all people and a “commitment to make health equity the first ‘pillar’ of its strategic vision."

April 14, 2022

What to Know about Pa. Health

Nearly half of Pennsylvanians live with a chronic disease and the commonwealth is struggling to reach its goal of ensuring early access to prenatal care, according to a new report.