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Readmissions are characterized as patients who are readmitted to a hospital within 30 days of being discharged. Readmission rates are often used as a quality benchmark for hospitals and health systems.
April is National Minority Health Month. It’s recognized annually by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as a time to highlight the health disparities that persist among racial and ethnic minority populations.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA. 
Monday Report | March 26
The MHA Keystone Center held its Patient Safety Organization (PSO) Annual Meeting March 22 in Grand Rapids. The event drew more than 130 MHA Keystone Center PSO members, in-person and virtually, from 74 hospitals across Michigan and Indiana.
The MHA Keystone Center held a Regional Learning Session (RLS) March 13 in Livonia. Nearly 90 MHA Keystone Center members participated in-person and virtually, from more than 20 hospitals across Michigan, Illinois and Wisconsin.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | March 12
Staff members from the MHA Keystone Center recently visited Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital in Grand Rapids to learn about its iHub, an innovative and multifaceted approach to performance improvement and the management and communication of quality improvement projects.
This year’s Patient Safety Awareness week takes place March 11-17 and focuses on two important issues: patient engagement and safety culture.
Registration is now open for the MHA Keystone Center’s annual Spring Workshop. This year’s event, Preventing Harm Across the Board, will allow members to learn in an interactive, didactic environment on a variety of topics, including adverse drug events, venous thromboembolism, pressure ...
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | March 05
National Patient Safety Awareness Week (NPSAW) takes place March 11 through 17, and the MHA and the National Patient Safety Foundation encourage Michigan hospitals and health systems to recognize the importance of patient safety.
The MHA Keystone Center Patient Safety Organization (PSO) Annual Meeting will give attendees the opportunity to hear from their peers on a variety of patient safety topics that hospitals and health systems are currently facing.
The opioid epidemic is an ever-pressing problem in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 44 people per day die in the U.S. of opioid prescription overdoses, equating to more than 16,000 deaths annually. 
The opioid epidemic has become America’s worst drug crisis in history, resulting in 115 deaths per day and an estimated cost of $1 trillion since 2001. 
The MHA Keystone Center presented the quarterly MHA Keystone Center Speak-up! Award Feb. 20 to Danielle Gebolys, RN, a nurse at Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn.
In a Feb. 13, 2018, interview on Michigan Radio's Stateside program, Sam Watson, senior vice president, Patient Safety & Quality, discusses hospitals' concerns with a package of bills that would institute mandatory nurse-staffing ratios.
In August 2017, the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, the largest cancer research and provider network in Michigan, began its focus on readmissions through its voluntary participation in an Improvement Action Network (IAN).
Gary Roth, DO, MBA, FACOS, FCCM, FACS, chief medical officer, Michigan Health & Hospital Association (MHA), discusses the dangers of heart disease and the importance of making yourself a priority in the new year.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | January 29
Registration is open for two MHA Keystone Center Patient Safety Organization (PSO) events that are free for PSO members to attend.
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