Annual Awards Banquet

DCHA Annual Awards Banquet


Advocacy Agenda

The 2013-2014 Advocacy Agenda is designed to help inform our members, government officials and the public about the health care issues of critical importance to the District’s hospitals and to ensure that quality care is accessible to all District residents in the most appropriate setting, regardless of their financial or medical status. The Agenda highlights many of the issues at the top of Association’s 2013 legislative and regulatory agenda that we expect will remain priorities in 2014.

Utilization Indicators

The 2013 Utilization Indicators report provides aggregate and comparative data on the utilization trends of the District of Columbia hospital community for calendar year 2013.  The source of the data is the District of Columbia Hospital Association’s (DCHA) Monthly Utilization Survey and Quarterly Bed Capacity and Census Survey (self-reported by individual hospitals).


End to Seven-Year Federal Oversight of Saint Elizabeths

Mayor Vincent C. Gray, along with the DC Department of Behavioral Health and Saint Elizabeths Hospital, announced that the District and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) would file a joint motion today to end the federal oversight of patient … more

Region’s First Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center

MedStar Washington Hospital Center recently received certification from the Joint Commission as a Comprehensive Stroke Center. The Hospital Center joins 73 other medical centers nationwide in receiving this designation, which focuses on providing a high level of care for patients … more

CDC Issues Level 3 Travel Warning and DC DOH Releases Ebola Information Advisory

The DC Department of Health’s (DOH) Division of Epidemiology-Disease Surveillance & Investigation issued an informational advisory on the Ebola outbreak. DOH believes that the virus poses little risk to the general population at this time but encourages healthcare workers to be … more

DCHA Members

Member Hospitals:

Howard University Hospital

Associate Members:

carefirst 130404


Information, Resources & Planning Committee Meeting
When Tuesday, 09 September 2014 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
DCHA Government Relations/Financial Policy Committee
When Wednesday, 17 September 2014 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
DCHA Human Resources Committee
When Thursday, 18 September 2014 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Annual Awards Banquet
more When Tuesday, 30 September 2014 06:00 PM -