Pandemic and Disaster Preparedness
This section provides Children's Hospital Association resources that highlight the unique needs of children for pandemic and disaster relief preparedness.
The Facts About COVID-19 and Children
Read the latest data on kids' COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and vaccination numbers.
CHA Submits PAHPA Hearing Statement for the Record
CHA has submitted a statement for a Senate HELP Committee hearing to highlight how the national disaster and pandemic response infrastructure must prioritize children’s needs.
Fiscal Year 2023 Omnibus Summary
This detailed summary of the FY 2023 Omnibus focuses on those provisions of most interest to children’s hospitals.
COVID-19 Emergency Declaration Timeline
This chart contains updated information on the various COVID-19 emergency declarations, including timelines, processes for renewal and current expiration dates.
Pediatric Health Care Organizations Call for Response on RSV and Flu Surge
Pediatricians’ offices and hospitals are experiencing higher volumes of patients and many are at or beyond capacity.
AHA Receives $1.5 Million CDC Grant to Build Vaccine Confidence, Partner with Children's Hospital Association
AHA will partner with CHA on pediatric vaccine confidence as part of the year three grant.
4 Trends in Pediatric Hospital Utilization
A comparison of hospital utilization trends in acute care, surgery and emergency departments pre- and mid-pandemic.
COVID-19 Policy Resources for Children's Hospitals
Find CHA policy tools and advocacy response resources, as well as federal, state and other external policy-related resources.
CHA Applauds CDC Recommendation of COVID Vaccines for Children Under 5
Children's hospitals across the country are working diligently to make sure children have access to the Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines.
4 Ways the Pandemic Affected Children's Hospitals
Data collected through the Children’s Hospitals Annual Benchmark Report (ABR) is the first opportunity to look at year-over-year trends influenced by COVID-19.
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For the Record
View CHA communications to federal policymakers such as statements for the record, RFI responses, regulatory comment letters and more.