MHA Monday Report Aug. 20, 2018

Posted on August 20, 2018

Terri Adams, RN, BSN, section manager for the Division of Immunization, MDHHS, speaks during the Aug. 15 press conference.MHA, I Vaccinate Promote Back-to-School Vaccinations

The MHA stood alongside the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MDHHS), I Vaccinate campaign representatives, the Michigan Primary Care Association and other stakeholders Aug. 15 to urge parents to put back-to-school vaccinations on ...

MHA Keystone Center Fall 2018 Workshop Oct. 23 JW Marriott Grand RapidsRegistration Open for MHA Keystone Center Fall 2018 Workshop

Registration is now open for the MHA Keystone Center Fall 2018 Workshop, scheduled for Oct. 23, which is designed for healthcare workers in the critical care setting. The one-day event will take place at the JW Marriott Grand Rapids and feature state and national ...

Michigan Green Healthcare ConferenceConference to Demonstrate Practicality of Sustainable Concepts in Healthcare

Register now for the MHA Michigan Green Healthcare Conference, taking place Oct. 9 and 10 at the Grand Valley State University Eberhard Center in Grand Rapids. Learn from industry leaders about how healthcare facilities, health professionals, governmental agencies and ... 

Register Now for Webinar on Website Accessibility and 508 Compliance

There’s still time to register for the Aug. 23 webinar for hospital communicators and web content managers on web accessibility. The webinar will be held 11 a.m. to noon and is free for MHA members. It will cover how to ensure websites and other online content are accessible ... 

MHA Webinar to Answer Questions on “Incident-to” Compliance

Hospitals and providers interpret “incident-to” in completely different ways and the MHA Health Foundation is hosting the webinar Physician Supervision & Incident-to Compliance to help answer questions about billing ... 

The Keckley Report

Accountable Care Organizations Version 3.0: Will This One Work?
Paul Keckley"Thursday, CMS Administrator Seema Verma announced major changes to the Medicare Shared Savings Program (aka “Accountable Care Organizations”). The new version, dubbed Pathways to Success, is intended to fix problems in versions 1.0 and 2.0, but the jury’s out."

Paul Keckley, Aug. 13, 2018

News to Know

Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of Aug. 20:

  • Members of the Great Lakes Partners for Patients Hospital Innovation Improvement Network may register for a sepsis simulation to be held from 8 a.m. to noon Wednesday at MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena.
  • The Website Accessibility and 508 Compliance for Hospital Communicators Webinar will take place from 11 a.m. to noon Thursday. 
  • From 10 to 10:30 a.m. Sept. 12, MHA members are invited to join an online interactive demonstration of MHA Endorsed Business Partner FocusOne Solutions' services and participate in a question-and-answer session. 



  • MHA Monday Report Aug. 20, 2018

Tags: MHA Keystone Center, sepsis, Michigan Green Healthcare Conference, webinar, vaccination, I Vaccinate, health foundation, Green Healthcare, Fall Workshop, MDHHS, incident-to, critical care, FocusOne

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