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Health care worker shortage, behavioral health resources top concerns for hospital execs in Pa.

Shortages of nurses, doctors and other qualified workers was a challenge before the coronavirus strained hospitals, however, the virus accelerated the need for action, as burned-out nurses fled intensive care units flooded with COVID-19 patients. 

By Brett Sholtis

State drops hospital lobbyist as its emergency response provider

During the emergency, the Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania has been responsible for overseeing the same hospitals that it serves.

By Brett Sholtis

Telemedicine bill passes Pa. Senate, faces hurdle in House

Health systems have widely adopted the practice of telemedicine, but insurers don’t always cover it.   

By Brett Sholtis