Press Releases

Below are the most recent press releases from the American Hospital Association.


May 19, 2021
American Hospital Association recognizes Atrium Health with 2021 Carolyn Boone Lewis Equity of Care Award
May 17, 2021
AHA statement on HRSA ordering drug companies to restore 340B discounts on drugs dispensed at community pharmacies
May 10, 2021
In honor of National Hospital Week (May 9-15), the American Hospital Association (AHA) is collaborating with Musicians On Call (MOC), a nonprofit organization that delivers the healing power of music, to release an original song and video inspired by the words of health care workers honoring their work and sacrifices during the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 10, 2021
Statement on HHS prohibition of discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity from AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack.
Apr 29, 2021
AHA statement on star ratings update from Senior Vice President for Public Policy Analysis Development Ashley Thompson.
Apr 27, 2021
AHA Statement on FY 2022 Proposed IPPS Rule from Executive Vice President Tom Nickels.
Apr 23, 2021
The American Hospital Association (AHA) announced the presentation of its 2020 Award of Honor to March of Dimes for its commitment to advancing the health and well-being of mothers and babies.
Apr 21, 2021
he American Hospital Association presented two federal hospital leaders with awards recognizing their outstanding service to the health care field. These awards recognize uniformed and non-uniformed federal health care leaders who have distinguished themselves through significant or innovative achievements and leadership that have contributed substantially to the mission of the federal health systems. The awardees will be honored during AHA’s Federal Roundtable.
Apr 20, 2021
The leaders of six major organizations representing hospitals and pharmacists sent a letter to U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra urging him to halt the actions of six drug companies that are denying 340B discounts on prescription drugs sold to hospitals treating a large percentage of low-income urban and rural Americans
Apr 14, 2021
Statement on House passage of Medicare sequester relief legislation from AHA President & CEO Rick Pollack.