The MHA has launched a statewide #COVID19Heroes campaign 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).
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The number of confirmed cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Michigan continues to grow rapidly, but the MHA and Michigan hospitals are coordinating with local, state and federal governmental agencies and others on several fronts.
As the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues, the employment landscape is rapidly evolving. Human resources professionals play an integral role in supporting their company’s workforce during challenging times.
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed two bills March 30 that will send additional funding to Michigan hospitals: a supplemental budget bill that raises Medicaid rates and a bill providing $50 million in funding for healthcare providers during the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
As the American Hospital Association (AHA) continues to support hospitals and health systems and their governing boards, AHA Trustee Services is making available to AHA members a podcast about the COVID-19 pandemic with governance expert Jamie Orlikoff.
MHA CEO Brian Peters emphasizes the MHA's continued support for Michigan's hospitals and healthcare professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic.
To increase hospitals’ supply of personal protective equipment during the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Providence, a comprehensive healthcare organization based in Washington state, began the 100 Million Masks Challenge.
U.S. hospitals will receive more than $100 billion to respond to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as part of the bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act signed by President Donald Trump March 27.
Throughout the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, MHA associate member Sound Physicians is offering weekly, clinically focused webinars to discuss COVID-19 strategies for protecting and caring for both clinicians and patients.
The American Hospital Association, the American Medical Association and the American Nurses Association sent an open letter to the American public March 24 urging them to stay at home to help slow the spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
As the state, country and world grapple with the COVID-19 crisis, readers will note that the MHA Monday Report contains fewer articles than usual. Once the danger of the disease has been mitigated, the newsletter will again provide information from across the association.
Due to a national shortage of testing materials and personal protection equipment for healthcare workers, Michigan residents are encouraged to stay home and not seek 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) testing if they are not exhibiting symptoms or are only mildly sick.
Michigan hospitals are mobilizing to respond to the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and the MHA has been working with state and federal partners to secure critical funding for these unexpected and already enormous costs.
In light of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the MHA is working to curtail gatherings that might contribute to circulation of the disease.
The MHA hosted a conference call with media March 16 to address the most recent 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) activity affecting hospitals and communities.
Media outlets from across Michigan included interviews or statements from the MHA following the confirmation of the first two presumed cases of COVID-19 in Michigan March 10.
MHA CEO Brian Peters released a statement following the confirmation of Michigan’s first confirmed 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) patients by MDHHS.
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An MHA webpage dedicated to COVID-19 is being updated in real time to assist members with preparedness efforts.