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Share Your Hope with PHA for Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month

2019-09-20T17:09:47+00:00September 19th, 2019|

November is Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month. During this month, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) also gives special recognition to one form of pulmonary hypertension (PH) on Nov. 13, CTEPH Awareness Day. Raising awareness is one of the most important things the PH community can do to help improve outcomes for individuals with PH. Although

Volunteer Spotlight: PHA Support Group Leader Lynn Bastian Shares Her Journey with PH

2019-09-20T13:35:42+00:00September 19th, 2019|

Lynn Bastian serves as the leader of the  Chicago South Side Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) Support Group. In this story, she describes her journey from a newly diagnosed individual with pulmonary hypertension (PH) to taking an active role in the PH community. “I was diagnosed with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) in 2005. I didn’t

Open Enrollment: Navigating the Road to Health Insurance Coverage

2019-09-20T13:36:44+00:00September 19th, 2019|

Editor’s Note: We are rapidly approaching the period of open enrollment for Medicare, the Marketplace and Medicare Advantage. This article first appeared in Pathlight, the flagship magazine of the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA), and offers an overview of what you need to know about Open Enrollment. Learn more about Pathlight and how to get

PHPN Symposium Draws Record Numbers to D.C.

2019-09-12T19:38:15+00:00September 11th, 2019|

The 2019 Pulmonary Hypertension Professional Network (PHPN) Symposium, “Influencing the Practice: The Art and Science of Treating Pulmonary Hypertension,” drew a record 548 attendees from all over the U.S. to the Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel from Sept. 5-7. Over the three days, health care professionals had the opportunity to choose from almost 30

Inside Pathlight, PHA’s Member Magazine

2019-09-13T15:50:25+00:00September 11th, 2019|

The latest issue of Pathlight, the flagship magazine of the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA), was sent to PHA members last week. The magazine is published quarterly. Don’t miss the many interesting articles in the issue, including: Cover feature: “A Heart That Leads the Way” by Kevin Burke, vice president of PHA-Australia, who opens up

PHPN Advocacy Day Brings PH Professionals to Capitol Hill

2019-09-13T16:13:47+00:00September 11th, 2019|

Another Pulmonary Hypertension Professional Network (PHPN) Advocacy Day is in the books, and what a day it was! More than 100 health care professionals came together on Capitol Hill on Sept. 5 to visit U.S. Senate offices and advocate for policies that make life better for individuals with pulmonary hypertension (PH). Grouped into 12

CEO Update: Join Our Volunteers in Supporting Events That Fund PHA’s Mission

2019-09-09T20:15:07+00:00September 4th, 2019|

Dear PHA Community, Throughout the year, our community of volunteers is the driving force behind the Pulmonary Hypertension Association’s (PHA's) mission-driven activities. Our success in serving the pulmonary hypertension (PH) community is due in large part to their time, efforts and passion. One example is the Pulmonary Hypertension Professional Network (PHPN) Symposium, which opens