The American Health Law Association (AHLA) is the nation’s largest, nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) educational organization devoted to legal issues in the health care field. AHLA provides resources to address the issues facing its active members who practice in law firms, government, in-house settings and academia and who represent the entire spectrum of the health industry: physicians, hospitals and health systems, health maintenance organizations, health insurers, life sciences, managed care companies, nursing facilities, home care providers, and consumers.
AHLA’s membership is diverse not only in background but in their practice areas and settings. The membership of AHLA includes in-house counsel, compliance and privacy officers, finance officers, health care consultants, regulatory professionals, those employed in health care, public health, government, and academia.
Health Law is the body of federal, state, and local laws, rules, regulations and cases that governs the health care industry, including the delivery of all health related services to patients by all of its individual and institutional