AHA Associate Podcasts and Resources

Connecting AHA Associates to insider content and exclusive insights




AHA Associates have access to exclusive content that educates and informs the health care field, allowing Associates to speak to the challenges facing AHA member hospital and health care systems. This resource library compiles content available to Associates, such as the AHA Associate podcast series, exclusive reports and specially created infographics. The library is just one of many benefits of the AHA Associate Program.


Associate Infographics and Reports

Dec 23, 2020
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.
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.

Tune into the Latest Associate Podcasts

How COVID-19 has  and will continue to impact Medicare and Medicaid
Jan 25, 2021
Kathleen Wessel, VP of Business Management and Operations for the AHA, welcomed Paul Muraca, Staff Vice President, Business Development, for Centene Corporation. Centene has special experience with Medicare and Medicaid plans that provide high-quality healthcare to all communities. In this episode, Muraca explains how COVID-19 has—and will continue to—impact Medicare and Medicaid.
Futurism Technologies Hospitals and health systems with limited resources
Jan 19, 2021
Kathleen Wessel, VP of Business Management and Operations for the AHA, welcomed Leo Cole, Chief Marketing Officer of Futurism Technologies to the podcast. Hospitals and health systems with limited resources may find it difficult to allocate time and funding to assessing their digital capabilities and strategizing for improvement. In its work with AHA members, Futurism Technologies has led small projects with big impact in this arena.
AHA Associates Bringing Value Podcast Episode 3 Value-based care redesign in rural settings with caravan health
Dec 29, 2020

Nancy Myers, VP, leadership and system innovation for the AHA, discussed how rural hospitals are implementing population health tactics with Tim Gronniger, CEO and president of Caravan Health. They also were joined by special guest Rachelle Schultz, president and CEO of Winona Health, an AHA member hospital.

Rural and critical access hospitals often face a unique set of challenges, different than larger ex-urban health systems. As experts in population health with a depth of knowledge on the ACO investment model, Caravan brings an interesting perspective to this conversation.