New Resources

The eleventh edition of Community Connections: Ideas & Innovations for Hospital Leaders  features more than 100 case examples to demonstrate the various ways hospitals provide for and benefit their communities.

Community Connections Enrollment Toolkit
To support hospitals in their 2015 open enrollment efforts, the AHA has created a toolkit with links to a selection of key materials and resources featured on our Get Enrolled! website. To help spark ideas, case examples are included demonstrating what other hospitals have done as part of their enrollment efforts.

Achieving Price Transparency for Consumers: A Toolkit for Hospitals
Consumers need access to price data to make more informed health decisions. This toolkit provides hospitals with action items, a self-assessment checklist, case examples, sample web-based tools and multiple resources to support their efforts to improve price transparency.

Tell Us Your Story

Hospital Team (photo)

Has your hospital contributed to your local community recently? Provide us with details and potentially be featured on our website and in our Community Connections publication.

Case Studies

Our case studies begin to illustrate where and how hospitals are meeting their communities' many needs. Stories cover four broad categories from social and basic needs, health promotion, access and coverage, and quality of life.

Every day in America there is tremendous good being done. The instantly recognizable blue and white "H" sign points patients and families to the one place they can rely on to meet their needs - the local hospital.