News to Know – Week of Feb. 10

Posted on February 08, 2020

Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of Feb. 10:

  • An MHA Workplace Safety Safe Patient Handling and Mobility Collaboration Call will take place from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday. As part of the ongoing MHA Workplace Safety Collaborative, these bimonthly calls have been scheduled to support the efforts of MHA-member organizations. The calls will feature Margaret Arnold, chief executive officer, Early Mobility. For more information, contact the MHA Keystone Center.
  • The MHA Person and Family Engagement Advisory Council will meet from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at MHA headquarters, Okemos. Development of the Person and Family Engagement Roadmap 2.0 will be discussed. For more information, contact Sam R. Watson at the MHA.
  • The fourth webinar in the Great Lakes Partners for Patients Hospital Improvement Innovation Network Advancing Health Equity Webinar Series will take place from 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday. This webinar will feature examples of health systems that have recently launched their health equity initiatives and will focus on lessons learned and key challenges to anticipate — resources, staffing, program design and data collection. For more information, contact Naomi Rice at the MHA.
  • Nominations for the 2020 MHA Ludwig Community Benefit Award are due by 5 p.m. Friday. The award is presented annually to healthcare organizations that demonstrate community benefit by improving the health and well-being of their communities through healthcare, economic or social initiatives. For more information, contact Erica Leyko at the MHA.

Tags: Ludwig Community Benefit Award, health equity, workplace safety, MHA Person and Family Engagement Advisory Council

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