HAP's Latest News

January 05, 2022

Omicron Less Severe, Still a Public Health Threat

The highly transmissible Omicron variant appears to be less severe than previous COVID-19 variants, but still poses a considerable public health threat as cases reach unprecedented levels.

December 31, 2021

HAP through the Years: 2011–2021

During 2021, The Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) proudly marks its centennial with a look back at 100 years of milestones, advocacy, and support for Pennsylvania’s hospitals.

December 27, 2021

HAP Year in Review: The Biggest Stories from 2021

This year will be remembered as the next phase of the pandemic response, with Pennsylvania’s hospitals administering millions of COVID-19 vaccines across the commonwealth, treating patients with the virus and other conditions, and grappling with severe workforce challenges amid the emergence of the Delta and Omicron variants.

December 23, 2021

4 Steps to Stay Safe during the Holiday Season

With the Omicron variant spreading across the U.S., it’s critical that everyone follow public health precautions to protect themselves, their families, and their communities this holiday season.