News to Know - Week of April 29

Posted on April 27, 2019

Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of April 29:

  • Two identical informational webinars will provide information for hospitals considering enrollment in the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Safety Program for Improving Surgical Care and Recovery (ISCR). The Great Lakes Partners for Patients Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (GLPP HIIN), in conjunction with the ISCR national team, is conducting the webinars from 4 to 5 p.m. EDT Monday and from 1 to 2 p.m. EDT May 6. Each webinar will cover information about the ISCR program, such as participation benefits, requirements, and implementation resources and tools. For more information, contact the MHA Keystone Center.
  • The MHA Service Corporation Board of Directors meeting scheduled for Wednesday has been canceled. For more information, contact Peter Schonfeld at the MHA.
  • The MHA Small or Rural Hospital Council will meet from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at MHA headquarters, Okemos. The MHA Small or Rural Hospital Council identifies and examines issues unique to the small and rural provider from a regulatory and policy development viewpoint. For more information, contact Brenda Carr at the MHA.
  • For a limited time, promotional items may still be purchased to commemorate National Hospital Week May 12-18, and posters with the official logo may be downloaded free of charge. In addition, the American Hospital Association provides a variety of resources to help hospitals celebrate the hardworking, dedicated individuals who support the health and well-being of their communities. Don’t miss this opportunity to help communities celebrate their local hospitals!

Tags: GLPP HIIN, webinar, National Hospital Week, MHA Service Corporation Board of Directors, MHA Small or Rural Hospital Council, surgical care recovery

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