Leading the Way to a Healthier Michigan

Health system and hospital trustees play a unique role in supporting the health of the communities they serve and upholding high standards for our state’s healthcare facilities. By supporting these leaders, the MHA is supporting its members as they drive innovation to improve healthcare quality and lower costs.

These resources from the American Hospital Association and the MHA are intended to help new and currently serving healthcare trustees and other executives as they lead the way to a healthier Michigan.

For more information or to request additional resources, contact us below.

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Linking Quality to Strategy and Operations Workshop

Event flyer coverRegistration deadline extended to Oct. 22! 

Linking Quality to Strategy and Operations will help board members understand the quality of care being delivered and how to establish clear and dependable monitoring systems to discover hidden problems and uncover subtleties that result in higher performance. This comprehensive workshop will:

  • Outline who measures what and why.
  • Review information on value-based purchasing, transparency and pay-for-performance.
  • Explore how to measure progress using dashboards.
  • Examine measures and identify the most appropriate for your hospital or health system.
  • Demonstrate the difference between reactive and predictive thinking and how to shift to predictive.
  • Review best practices to assess and monitor quality and increase reliability.

The workshop will be held 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1 at the MHA Headquarters, Okemos. Learn more and register.

AHA Trustee Services

The American Hospital Association (AHA) provides trustee-focused resources, tools and education on its AHA Trustee Services portal. The AHA provides quarterly updates for trustees, educational events and resources about good governance, advocacy and more.

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MHA Excellence in Governance Fellowship

To assist hospitals and health systems in ensuring their trustees are active, engaged and informed, the MHA designed a comprehensive governance leadership fellowship.

Governance Fellowship Info

Breakthrough: Connect. Learn. Lead.

Breakthrough is designed to benefit health system and hospital CEOs, senior clinical leaders, operational and business development leaders, and governing board members – especially those who are ready to go beyond traditional business, relentlessly improve and innovate, and lead with passion and values.

Information about the next Breakthrough conference will be available in 2019. View photos, videos and highlights on the event webpage. 

Breakthrough Conference Info

AHA Trustee Services

Visit the AHA Trustee Services portal for trustee-focused resources, tools and education. 

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Leading Michigan to Better Health

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