Perspective

Checking Unchecked Rx Prices

Unchecked drug price increases hit both patients and hospitals hard.
AHA News for April 29

In this issue

Hospitals advance advocacy agenda at AHA’s annual meeting, “market-based solutions” proposed to curb soaring drug prices, clarifying The Joint Commission’s pain standards, AHA’s Grassroots Champions.
AHA Annual Meeting

Hospitals’ advocacy agenda

During the AHA Annual Membership Meeting, hospital and health system leaders will carry key advocacy messages to Congress.
Drug Pricing

Rein in drug prices

AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack (second from left) today joined a coalition of providers, insurers and seniors in proposing to rein in soaring prescription drug prices.