CHA News Article

Hospitals Unite Against Violence for National Day of Awareness

Hospitals nationwide are encouraged to support #HAVhope Friday, a digital media campaign to focus national attention on ending violence. Sponsored by the American Hospital Association (AHA), the national day of awareness will take place June 9. The campaign asks supporters to share photos of themselves holding hands with colleagues along with a short description of their commitment to combating violence. Participants are also encouraged to use #HAVhope on social media to highlight their work toward eliminating violence in their communities. More information is available in the attached flyer; to join the campaign, visit AHA has also posted a hospital toolkit to assist providers in their advocacy efforts.