News to Know - Week of April 8

Posted on April 06, 2019

Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of April 8:

  • The MHA Health Foundation webinar Complying with the 2019 CMS Hospital Conditions of Participation: Pharmacy and Medication will take place from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday. The webinar will review procedures on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) pharmacy and medication conditions. For more information, contact Erica Leyko at the MHA.
  • The MHA Board of Trustees will meet from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday at MHA headquarters, Okemos. The Board will review recommendations of the Board Task Force on Dues and Governance, state and federal advocacy priorities, and MHA Keystone Center activities. For more information, contact Amy Barkholz at the MHA.
  • The Michigan Healthcare Human Resources Conference will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday at the James B. Henry Center for Executive Development, Lansing. The conference will provide an opportunity for healthcare human resource professionals to come together for a day of education and networking. For more information, contact Wendy Knight or Neil MacVicar at the MHA.
  • Nominations for the 2019 MHA Healthcare Leadership Award are due Friday. The award honors outstanding healthcare governing board members, executives, physicians, nurses and other healthcare leaders who have provided exceptional guidance to an individual healthcare organization and to the health and well-being of their communities. Nomination forms will be accepted until 5 p.m. April 12. For more information, contact Erica Leyko at the MHA.
  • Hospital symbolNational Hospital Week 2019 is slated for May 12-18 and will celebrate hope and healing, along with the hospitals, health systems and dedicated caregivers who support the health and well-being of their communities. The American Hospital Association has provided numerous tools to help hospitals commemorate this year’s National Hospital Week, as well as the opportunity to order customizable products to highlight the role individual hospitals play in building healthy communities. Join the social media campaign to raise awareness of the importance of local hospitals using #HospitalWeek and #MyHospital.  

Tags: webinar, pharmacy, Board of Trustees, Healthcare Human Resources Conference, National Hospital Week, Healthcare Leadership Award, conditions of participation

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