Specialty Services

Information on requirements to provide specialized care.
AHA and others are suing the federal government over a new rule that changes how certain off-campus hospital departments are reimbursed for the care they provide patients.
Care is fluid and ever-changing and should not be determined by a rigid number arrived at through popular vote. Vote NO on 1.
Southcoast Health brought together nursing, business, health, and political leaders to show the community’s widespread opposition to Question 1.
In Mass., optimism over a federal opioid bill is mixed with concern over an impending threat to the state's behavioral health system
Last week, Gov. Charlie Baker signed two pieces of legislation of interest to the hospital community.
The Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association, on behalf of our member hospitals, health systems, physician organizations and allied health care providers, appreciates the opportunity to submit comments in support of HB101.

Resources

Click on the links below for easy access to important information related to state healthcare issues and advocacy.
Visit the Commonwealth of Massachusetts websites below to find information on legislative hearings and other meetings of interest to the healthcare community.
To guide your navigation of the legislative process and assist your advocacy efforts, please visit the following state websites:
MHA has also developed the following documents for your information and benefit: