Entries for 'opioid'

Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | April 15
The full state House of Representatives passed two clean-up bills related to the opioid bill package regarding hospice patients that passed during the last session.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | March 18
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) hosted a hearing March 12 to gather public comment on the permanent rules to replace the emergency rules for reporting of poisonings due to the use of prescription or illicit drugs. 
Medications are involved in 80 percent of all treatments, which is the primary reason medication procedures are closely monitored by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
Member News | March 13
The MHA is encouraging members to provide input on two opioid-related issues underway in Lansing. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) will host a hearing March 12 to gather public comment .
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | January 14
The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) have issued new and revised rules as part of the ongoing effort to fight Michigan’s opioid crisis. 
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | December 17
The Legislature has one week remaining in its legislative schedule for 2018. More than 250 bills have passed from the House or Senate chamber in the first three weeks of action, marking an increase in activity compared to past end-of-year sessions.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | December 03
More than 2 million Americans are addicted to an opioid and, according to the best estimates, these drugs have killed another 52,000 Americans this year alone.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | October 22
The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), part of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, collects electronic data on patient care in hospital-based settings and describes patterns of healthcare delivery and utilization in the United States.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA. 
Monday Report | September 24
A recently published report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicates that Michigan experienced an 8 percent rise in opioid overdose-related deaths last year. 
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | September 10
Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of Sept. 10.
Member News | September 08
The MHA Keystone Center, as part of the Great Lakes Partners for Patients (GLPP) Hospital Improvement Innovation Network, will launch a three-state opioid safety initiative for emergency department (ED) teams.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | July 23
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