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December 15, 2021

Wolf Administration Requests FEMA Support for Health Care

The Wolf Administration today announced its request for additional support from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help Pennsylvania’s health care system address the latest surge of COVID-19 patients.

December 13, 2021

House Health Hearing Explores COVID-19 Treatment

The state House Health Committee hosted a hearing today to discuss available COVID-19 treatments, as well as possible alternative therapies that are not currently prescribed to treat or prevent the virus.

December 07, 2021

HAP Recognizes Centennial Anniversary

One hundred years ago today, hospital leaders gathered at the Penn Harris Hotel in Harrisburg with the goal of establishing a statewide association. In the century since, HAP has used the power of collective action to advocate for the interests of hospitals and health systems as well as their patients, staff, and communities.

November 24, 2021

HAP through the Years: 2000–2010

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.

November 16, 2021

HAP Educates State Lawmakers on Medicaid’s Importance

Medicaid helps about a quarter of Pennsylvanians access necessary health care, serving as a critical safety net for many working families and middle class individuals who need long-term care, HAP told state legislators today.

November 11, 2021

Thanking Veterans for their Service

On Veterans Day, HAP and its members thank the nearly 800,000 veterans who call Pennsylvania home and the millions nationally who have served our country and made sacrifices to protect our freedom. Legislation supported by HAP that would expedite professional licensure for veterans, including in health care fields, recently advanced in the General Assembly.