The Michigan House and Senate took up multiple pieces of legislation impacting hospitals during the week of June 14.
MHA CEO Brian Peters discusses overcoming COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in pursuit of ending the COVID-19 pandemic, including the approximately 99% effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines at preventing severe illness, hospitalization and death.
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services issued April 19 a Request for Proposals to provide emergency shelter or lodging for eligible households experiencing homelessness and administer the program.
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services recently released a proposed policy to standardize the billing and coding of next generation sequencing multigene panel laboratory tests across laboratory providers.
Important healthcare news for the week of April 12.
The MHA Legislative Policy Panel convened March 24 to develop recommendations for the MHA Board of Trustees on legislative initiatives impacting Michigan hospitals.
As a result of MHA advocacy efforts, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act Office recently announced that the full implementation of the electronic process for completing forms MDHHS 3877 ...
MHA CEO Brian Peters discusses the road ahead for delivering the COVID-19 vaccine in Michigan and the importance of overcoming vaccine hesitancy.
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention show Michigan has vaccinated 3,277 people per 100,000 – now second best among the Great Lakes states behind Indiana, and above the national average.
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Office of Specialized Nursing Home/Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act Programs recently announced a delay in the implementation of the online system.
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) recently released a video series to help providers better understand the regulations for protected health information (PHI) and whether an individual must provide consent ...
The MHA applauds the actions taken today by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services to extend the COVID-19 emergency order.
The MDHHS Office of Specialized Nursing Home/OBRA Programs delayed the implementation of the online system for submitting forms 3877 and 3878 regarding the discharge of certain patients to a skilled nursing facility, inpatient rehabilitation facility or other post-acute care location.
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) issued a new emergency order the evening of Nov. 15 limiting certain indoor gathering opportunities for three weeks in light of the exponentially increasing COVID-19 cases and hospitalization across the state. ...
View headlines recapping the MHA's participation in a press conference Oct. 13 on COVID-19 with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and the Michigan Association for Local Public Health.
The Michigan Health Information Technology Commission and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services have begun developing a Statewide Five-Year Health IT Roadmap, which will be a guide for future planning, investments and governance of health information technology and health in...
The MHA Keystone Center and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services launched five interactive maternal health safety sessions from June through September 2020. The safety sessions were held virtually for birthing hospitals across various regions statewide.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
As the MHA shared with members in early September, there is an impending administrative change within the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987 Division of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services that will impact hospitals’ patient transfer workflows.
The MHA Legislative Policy Panel convened its first meeting of the program year virtually Sept. 23 to develop recommendations for the MHA Board of Trustees on legislative initiatives impacting Michigan hospitals.