Government Updates

The Virginia Chapter of AAHAM and the Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association have a strong partnership which supports our membership through education and networking.   For more information on the VHHA, click here.

Please contact Brent Rawlings or Sara Heisler with any questions regarding this material.

More information on these and other measures considered during the session is available at http://leg1.state.va.us.


Liability Settlements and Claims Filing: The 2018 General Assembly made changes law related to liability settlements and claims filing that take effect July 1, 2018. This document provides a summary of the changes to law and provides background and guidance to assist you in compliance.

The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association’s hospitals and health systems worked to shape many important health proposals on the General Assembly’s agenda during the 2017 “short session.” This summary describes final action on those measures with the most significant impact on hospitals and health systems.

Ten Things Health Care Administrators Need to Know as New Virginia Laws Take Effect July 1, 2016

The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association’s hospitals and health systems worked to shape the many important health proposals on the General Assembly’s agenda during the 2016 “long session.” This summary describes final action on those measures with the most significant impact on hospitals and health systems. Click on the section heading to see the detailed information.