The mission of Alabama Hospital Association is to support its members as the leaders of health care in their communities and through advocacy, representation, information, education and communication, assist them in effectively serving the health care needs of Alabama.
General administration, with specific responsibilities for state and federal advocacy efforts, including legislative, administrative and regulatory issues. Also coordinates emergency preparedness planning and response.
Provides support on Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial reimbursement & financial issues, analysis, and education.
Provides legal support for the Association’s operations, assists in developing legislative and regulatory language, coordinates external counsel on litigation and interacts with member hospitals on a variety of issues.
Hospital Information Database Program
Provides support for the statewide Hospital Discharge Database Program, including data collection, analytics, and reporting.
Membership Relations & Rural
Provides member services to include maintenance of membership database that contains contact and other information for member hospitals and management staff, as well as information on other membership types. Administers AlaHA’s sponsor program and coordinates Rural Constituency Section and council activities.
Quality & Public Relations
General administration, with specific responsibility for: Public Relations; Affiliated Organizations; Websites; Quality and Patient Safety, Psychiatric and Rehabilitation Constituency Sections; and Health Information Technology.
Provides information and consultation to member hospitals in all aspects of human resource management such as recruitment, policies and procedures, compensation and benefits, performance appraisal, health and safety, employee relations and labor law. Maintains health careers website.
AlaHA Solutions Group
Connects member hospitals with strategic partners that offer products and services needed to respond to the changing health care landscape.
Manages AlaHA’s financial resources, including membership dues.
Supports affiliated professional organizations in the provision of education, networking and services for hospitals and other healthcare leaders.