Curated insights and research on key issues. AHA Associate Program organizations can use this page to get a closer look at work done by the nearly 5,000 hospitals, health care systems, networks, other providers of care and 43,000 individual members represented by the AHA.
Dec 23, 2020
Oct 16, 2020
America’s hospitals and health systems have waged a heroic battle against COVID-19, which has taxed organizational capacity and caused critical shortages of personal protective equipment, ventilators and other resources. The hospital field has maintained focus on providing critical, safe and compassionate care to our communities, while facing critical financial challenges.
Sep 22, 2020
The conference convened the field’s leading thinkers, strategists and doers — including innovators who are shifting traditional business models in this dramatically different environment. Read on for a summary of key insights from some of these prestigious presenters.
Apr 21, 2020
While there are significant benefits for care delivery and organizational efficiency from the expanded use of networked technology, internet-enabled medical devices and electronic databases for clinical, financial and administrative operations, networked technology and greater connectivity also increase exposure to possible cybersecurity threats that require hospitals to evaluate and manage new risks in the context of federal privacy rules and related polices.
Mar 10, 2020
Many hospitals and health systems increasingly are considering new technologies powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML). Many opportunities are emerging for artificial intelligence to transform how care is delivered
Feb 12, 2020
Recent years have seen significant growth in the use of telehealth, to the point where more than half of U.S. hospitals connect with patients and consulting practitioners through the use of video and other technology.