MHA Monday Report Feb. 13, 2017

Posted on February 13, 2017

Executive Budget Recommendation Protects Healthcare Funding

Last week, Gov. Rick Snyder presented 2018 executive budget recommendation to the Michigan Legislature. Overall, the governor's proposal centers on key investments in economic and talent development, infrastructure, education and ... Read more

Michigan Hospitals Tell Congress the ACA Needs Replacement Strategy

Last week, MHA members visited Capitol Hill to advocate for preserving Medicaid funding and protecting coverage expansion as the U.S. Congress continues to debate a repeal and replacement strategy for the Affordable Care Act (ACA). ... Read more

UP Hospital CEO Receives AHA Rural Hospital Leadership Award

Rod Nelson, CEO, Mackinac Straits Health System, Inc., St. Ignace, is the recipient of the 2016 Rural Hospital Leadership Award. The annual award is presented by the American Hospital Association Section for Small or Rural Hospitals ... Read more

MHA Ludwig Community Benefit Award Nominations Due Friday

Nominations for the 2017 Ludwig Community Benefit Award will be accepted until the close of business Friday. The Ludwig Community Benefit Award is presented annually to recognize MHA-member healthcare organizations that demonstrate community benefit ... Read more

Feb. 8 Bundled Payments Webinar Materials Posted; More Webinars Offered

The MHA and DataGen, a subsidiary of the Healthcare Association of New York State, last week co-hosted the final free webinar in a three-part, Michigan-specific series focused on Medicare quality-based programs and bundled payment models. ... Read more

The Keckley Report

“Like healthcare, the NFL is big business. It broadcasts its contests on [Sundays, Mondays and Thursdays] attracting 16.5 million viewers weekly (Nielsen). More than 120 million tuned in to yesterday’s Super Bowl ... Read more

News to Know

Upcoming events and important healthcare news ... Read more


  • MHA Monday Report Feb. 13, 2017

Tags: Flint, Affordable Care Act, ACA, Medicaid, EPM, bundled payment, Snyder, Healthy Michigan Plan, Tom Price, executive budget, mental health, transportation benefit, Washington, Nelson, Rural Hospital Leadership Award, Ludwig Community Benefit Award, MHA board, McGaw

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