History & Mission
Established in 1926, the Louisiana Hospital Association (LHA) is a not-for-profit association representing all types of hospitals and healthcare systems throughout the state. The LHA carries out its mission by providing services and resources to members through advocacy, education, research, representation and communication.
Operational and financial products and services are offered to the LHA membership through ShareCor, an equally-owned shared services company of the LHA and the Metropolitan Hospital Council of New Orleans (MHCNO) that provides opportunities for its members through cost effective and innovative programs and services, and contracts for services with vendors to improve the financial viability of Louisiana hospitals, while supporting the missions of the LHA and MHCNO.
The mission of the Louisiana Hospital Association is to support its members through advocacy, education and services.
LHA will be recognized as the leader in fostering collaborative efforts that result in effective health policy and a vibrant provider system for Louisiana.