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Achievement Award Spotlight: Mercy Fitzgerald and Mercy Philadelphia Hospitals

September 20, 2019

Mercy Fitzgerald and Mercy Philadelphia Hospitals awarded the 2019 HAP Achievement Award, Community Champions, for their project, “Opiate Reduction Efforts across the Continuum.”

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Wolf Administration Unveils New Prescription Guidelines during “Stop Overdoses in PA: Get Help Now” Week

September 19, 2019

Yesterday, Secretary of Health Rachel Levine, MD, and Secretary of the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs Jen Smith announced new opioid prescription guidelines and provided an update about the state’s response to the opioid crisis.

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Legislation Improving Credentialing Process for Health Care Practitioners Passes Committee

September 18, 2019

The Pennsylvania House Health Committee today unanimously approved HAP-supported legislation that streamlines and improves the insurer credentialing process for health care practitioners.

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