MHA Monday Report May 11, 2020

Posted on May 11, 2020

Combating the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Week of May 4

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued Executive Order (EO) 2020-77 May 7, extending the stay-at-home order to May 28 while allowing some manufacturers to gradually reopen under her “MI Safe Start” plan. The TCF Center in Detroit, which was converted to a field hospital ...


Free N95 Mask Decontamination Resource Available

The State Emergency Operations Center announced May 1 that healthcare providers, nursing homes and first responders can send used N95 respirators to the TCF Center in Detroit for free decontamination. Michigan recently ... 


Hospitals, Broadcasters Urge Michigan residents to Seek Critical, non-COVID Medical Care as Needed

The MHA and its member hospitals, with support from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters, are launching a statewide TV and social media campaign urging residents not to delay non-COVID medical care. …


#COVID19Heroes Weekly Recap: Week of May 4

The MHA launched its statewide #COVID19Heroes campaign April 8 to thank and highlight the healthcare workers and others who are on the front lines in the battle against the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). …


Trustee Insights Edition Outlines COVID-19 Activities and Governance‚Äč

The latest edition of Trustee Insights, the monthly digital package from the American Hospital Association, is now available. This month’s resources include articles focused on the coronavirus, including recognition of healthcare heroes, harnessing the power of ...


Applications Being Accepted for Strengthening the Safety Net Grants

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is encouraging free health clinics to apply for its Strengthening the Safety Net grants. These grants help clinics reach low-income residents who might not otherwise receive care. Since 2005, the program has …

Register Now for Resilience Retreat Offered for Clinicians in September

A program developed by the American Hospital Association is being offered in partnership with the MHA to help physicians and other clinicians process the emotional toll and loss of normalcy created by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and create resilience …


Headline Roundup: Week of May 4 for COVID-19 in Michigan

As Michigan hospitals continue to address the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the MHA has been actively fielding and responding to media requests on topics of emergency preparedness, testing and supplies …


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