MHA Monday Report Oct. 9, 2017
Posted on October 09, 2017
The MHA testified before the House Committee on Insurance Oct. 3 in opposition to House Bill (HB) 5013, which seeks to reform the auto no-fault insurance system and would have serious implications for those injured … Read more
The MHA Legislative Policy Panel recently convened its first meeting of the 2017-2018 program year and developed recommendations for the MHA Board of Trustees on legislative initiatives impacting Michigan hospitals. Jean Meyer, president and CEO … Read more
The Michigan Green Healthcare Conference was held Oct. 4 and 5 in Lansing, gathering sustainability officers, dieticians, clinicians, engineers and others with a passion for reducing the ecological footprint of the healthcare sector. During the conference … Read more
Due to the state of Michigan’s recent financial system transition to the Statewide Integrated Government Management System (SIGMA), Medicaid fee-for-service payments and remittance advices normally scheduled for Oct. 5 will be combined … Read more
The MHA Service Corporation and the Michigan Healthcare Human Resources Association are again partnering in 2018 to present the Michigan Healthcare Human Resources Conference. This conference provides an opportunity for all Michigan healthcare human resource … Read more
My Take: Millennials Aren’t Buying What We’re Selling
“In practical terms, Seniors and Baby Boomers represent bigger chunks of the $3.2 trillion healthcare pie but Millennials are the generation likely to have the most fundamental impact on its future. It’s the depth of their views that merits consideration by health professionals. It’s clear they aren’t buying what we’re selling.”
Paul Keckley, Oct. 2, 2017
- The 2017 MHA Communications Retreat will take place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, East Lansing.
- The Great Lakes Partners for Patients two-day workshop Quality Essential Skills Training (QuEST) will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday at the Otsego Club and Resort, Gaylord.
- The MHA Quality & Accountability Committee will meet from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Friday.
- National Rural Health Day is Nov. 16! The Michigan Center for Rural Health encourages rural hospitals to celebrate the day and promote the “power of rural” by planning activities in their communities.
Read recent state and national coverage about the MHA, including stories from Crain’s Detroit Business and WWMT TV 3 on the MHA’s opposition to the latest effort to reform the Michigan auto no-fault insurance system … Read more
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