The American Hospital Association’s vision is of a society of healthy communities, where all individuals reach their highest potential for health. Our mission is to advance the health of individuals and communities. We lead, represent and serve hospitals, health systems and other related organizations that are accountable to the community and committed to health improvement. We are proud of our achievements, our dynamic staff and the collaboration of all our stakeholders, partners and affiliates.
HRET – (Health Research& Educational Trust) is the not-for-profit research and education affiliate of the AHA. Our mission is transforming health care through research and education. We focus on identifying and exploring key issues affecting the health care delivery system.