MHA Monday Report March 8, 2021

Posted on March 08, 2021

Combating the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Week of March 1

State data as of March 3 indicated that Michigan has received more than 3 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine and administered more than 2.4 million vaccinations, marking a significant improvement in protection against the coronavirus ...

MHA Members Provide Committee Testimony on CRNA Legislation

Health policy committees in both the state House and Senate addressed legislation relevant to hospitals during the week of March 1. The House took testimony on several bills from the recently introduced reform package, while the ...

Advancing Safe Care Award Honors Hospital Teams Committed to Quality

The MHA Advancing Safe Care Award recognizes teams of healthcare professionals in Michigan hospitals that are fiercely committed to providing safe, quality care for all their patients. Nominations will be accepted for the 2021 ...

MHA Webinar to Focus on Mitigating Violence Amid COVID-19

The MHA Workplace Safety Collaborative is hosting a webinar from 1 to 2 p.m. April 27 to address workplace violence amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Violence in healthcare is a well-documented, pervasive and underreported threat to ...

Salary Benchmarking is an Important Consideration in Setting Competitive Pay

Salary benchmarking is a process by which managers match internal jobs and their descriptions to similar jobs and descriptions in a salary survey or other source of market pay data to identify the market pay rate for each position. As one of MHA’s ...

The Keckley Report

The Stimulus Bill Offers No Lifeline to Healthcare Providers

“Saturday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed President Biden’s $1.9 trillion stimulus package by a 219 to 212 vote along party lines. The American Rescue Plan now goes to the Senate where supporters hope it will be passed and sent to President Biden on or before the March 14 extension of unemployment benefits from previous relief funds.”

Paul Keckley. March 1, 2021

News to Know

The MHA Keystone Patient Safety Organization Annual Meeting will be held virtually the mornings of March 9 and 10, beginning at 9:30 a.m. each day.

MHA in the News

Several news outlets across Michigan included a statement of support from MHA CEO Brian Peters on expanded COVID-19 vaccine eligibility in March.


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