MHA Monday Report Feb. 22, 2021

Posted on February 22, 2021

Combating the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Week of Feb. 15

Despite winter weather delaying vaccine delivery during the week of Feb. 15, nearly 1.8 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Michigan as of Feb. 18, according to the state’s COVID-19 Vaccine Dashboard. The MHA continues to keep members apprised of pandemic-related developments affecting hospitals ...


Nominations Being Accepted for 2021 Advancing Safe Care Award

To recognize Michigan hospitals that are tackling issues daily to make care safer and more dependable, the MHA presents its annual Advancing Safe Care Award. Eligible nominees ...


MHA Service Corporation Board, Human Resources Committee Meet

At its Feb. 11 meeting, the MHA Service Corporation (MHASC) Board of Directors discussed and evaluated nondues revenue sources for the MHASC during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond to provide financial support to the MHA. In the coming year, the performance of current services will be reviewed for renewals, and priorities for new ...


Webinars Outline Transparent Marketplace Strategies

Most hospitals and health systems are complying with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Hospital Price Transparency Final Rule that took effect Jan. 1. The next step is to identify ways to manage patients’ concerns and expectations about what ...


Age-Friendly Action Community Virtual Format Provides Flexibility in Pandemic

The MHA Keystone Center is enrolling Michigan healthcare organizations for its second Age-Friendly Health Systems Action Community, which is designed to prevent harm to older adults and decrease costs from readmissions. The Action Community will run from March ...


The Keckley Report

The Old Hospital Playbook Should Be Thrown Out

“The pandemic has compromised the long-term sustainability of hospitals. Insurers are coming through stronger. Ditto for drug manufacturers and their distributors and retailers. But hospitals have lost ground: the old playbook used by most hospitals simply isn’t working anymore.”

Paul Keckley. Feb. 15, 2021


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Tags: MHASC, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Michigan Hospitals

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