Hospitals Against Violence

The American Hospital Association’s (AHA’s) Hospitals Against Violence initiative will host a May 31 webinar on how hospitals and health systems are using violence intervention programs to combat community violence.

Linnea Ashley, managing director of the National Network of Hospital-based Violence Intervention Programs, will describe the hospital-based programs and their benefits.

Click here to register for the 2 p.m. CDT/1 p.m. MDT webinar.

On June 9, hospitals and health systems will encourage their employees, patients and communities to stand together against violence by participating in HAV Hope Friday, a national day of awareness. Visit to become an organizational supporter of the event or submit a photo on social media using #HAVhope.