Virginia Hospitals: Our Lifeline

The September-October edition of VHHA’s FOCUS publication takes a closer look at the recently launched Virginia Hospitals: Our Lifeline public awareness campaign. It highlights the serious financial challenges confronting Virginia’s local hospitals and health systems due to government decisions, and how those challenges threaten the thousands of jobs, billions in economic contributions, and vital public...

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VHHA Debuts Virginia Hospitals: Our Lifeline Campaign

Public Education Effort Explains the Importance of Virginia’s Hospitals, and the Financial Challenges that Threaten Access to Care and Local Economies Visit www.ISupportVirginiaHospitals.com RICHMOND, VA – The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association is embarking on a statewide public awareness campaign to alert Virginians to the financial challenges confronting Virginia hospitals, and to explain how those...

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Perilous Times: The Serious Financial Stress on Virginia Hospitals

The article in the August edition of FOCUS explores the financial challenges facing Virginia hospitals and health systems as a result of systemic factors such as growing charity care, declining Medicare and Medicaid reimbursements, and federal funding cuts. Even as health care providers face these external financial pressures, they must simultaneously meet costly new government-imposed...

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VHHA Relaunches FOCUS Publication

August 2015 Edition Explores how Government Mandates Financially Stress Virginia Hospitals, Threatening the Economy, and Public Health RICHMOND, VA – VHHA is relaunching its venerable publication FOCUS with a redesigned look as part of the Association’s ongoing public outreach and communication efforts. The publication, which will be issued monthly, has been in circulation for decades....

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VHHA Debuts Community Health Dashboards

(Published: August 12, 2015) Interactive Online Tool Provides Easy, User-Friendly Access to Population and Health Statistics Sorted By Legislative Regions RICHMOND, VA – The process of geographically collating Virginia health and demographic data can be painstaking work. Thankfully, the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association’s research team has done it for you. VHHA recently unveiled its...

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