Entries for 'quality'

Twenty MHA Keystone Center Patient Safety Organization members participated in a virtual Rural Health and Opioids Safe Table Nov. 17. Safe tables encourage peer-to-peer guidance by offering legally protected, confidential environments for discussion around sensitive topics. ...
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released a proposed rule for the Medicare fee-for-service physician fee schedule (PFS) payments, effective Jan. 1, 2021. The proposed rule would update the PFS rates and implement year five of the quality payment program ...
Member News | August 10
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | August 03
The two-part webinar series Continuing with Confidence in Healthcare Facilities will be offered from 11 a.m. to noon EDT Aug. 11 and 18.
Member News | July 29
Ewa Panetta, BA, CPPS, manager of safety and quality, MHA Keystone Center, discusses the MHA Keystone Center Age-Friendly Health Systems Action Community and the importance of equipping hospitals to provide age-friendly care during a pandemic. 
Hospitals can recognize phenomenal leaders and teams who are committed to providing quality care by nominating them for the MHA Healthcare Leadership Award or the MHA Advancing Safe Care Award.
Member News | March 11
To recognize Michigan hospitals that are tackling issues daily to make care safer and more dependable, the MHA presents its annual Advancing Safe Care Award.
Registration is open for the MHA Keystone Center Patient Safety Organization Annual Meeting, which will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 11 at the VisTaTech Center – Schoolcraft College, Livonia.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA. 
December 23
Governing boards for healthcare organizations have unique responsibilities for ensuring quality within their facilities. The healthcare trustee workshop Linking Quality to Strategy and Operations will provide insights into those responsibilities and how to meet them. 
Member News | December 18
There has been a proliferation of efforts to measure how various hospitals and doctors perform and no one has found the task easy. What processes should be measured? What kinds of changes improve performance?
Member News | December 05
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | November 25
The first contract has been awarded to a new multistate organization that will broaden the MHA’s work on safety and quality improvement.
November 20
Promoting quality and safety is a key responsibility of governance and serves as an exceptional gift when done well: engaged boards lead to better outcomes. However, many board members lack the knowledge and skills to work with executive and clinical leaders to create and encourage change.
Member News | October 31
Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of Sept. 30
Member News | September 28
The MHA and DataGen conducted a webinar Feb. 6 that provided an overview of the Medicare fee-for-service readmission reduction and hospital acquired condition reduction programs. 
Member News | February 08
The MHA and DataGen conducted a webinar Jan. 30 that provided an overview of the Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) value-based purchasing (VBP) program.
Member News | January 31
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | January 21
The MHA is partnering with DataGen to offer webinars to review the three Medicare quality-based programs and their impact on hospitals. 
Member News | January 15

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