2013 AHA Environmental Scan available
AHA News Now
Jan 28, 2013
AHA members can access a free webcast on the association's 2013 Environmental Scan, which identifies the critical issues and emerging trends with a high probability of impacting hospitals and health care in the foreseeable future. Topics include consumers and demographics; economy and finance; information technology and e-health; insurance and coverage; political issues; provider organizations and physicians; and quality and patient safety. As presented by AHA President & CEO Rich Umbdenstock and Vice President of Strategic & Business Planning Gene O'Dell in the webcast, the Scan provides the foundation for the AHA's 2013-2015 strategic plan and can help members in their organization's strategic planning process. To access the webcast, go to www.aha.org/research/2013scan.shtml.