Entries for 'rural health'

The MHA Keystone Center Patient Safety Organization will host its first virtual safe table Nov. 17.
Member News | October 21
On Jan. 30, the MHA sponsored the WJR News Talk Radio broadcast of the Paul W. Smith “Live from Lansing” show as part of its annual coverage of legislative and policy issues facing the state.
MHA CEO Brian Peters focuses on the importance of rural hospitals in Michigan and the evolution of new business models to successfully deliver care across the state. 
MHA Rounds | January 06
An article published by the Detroit Free Press on Oct. 21 analyzes rural Michigan’s shrinking and aging population, including a section on the challenges that small & rural hospitals face with low patient volume, high fixed costs and inadequate Medicaid reimbursement rates.
MHA In The News | October 21
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | October 21
Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of Oct. 21.
Member News | October 19
In response to the 147 line-item vetoes to the state budget that were issued by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Sept. 30, MLive published an article Oct. 10 that focuses on the vetoes’ impact on rural areas in Michigan. 
MHA In The News | October 14
The MHA is featuring southwest Michigan’s Spectrum Health Lakeland in its statewide #MiRuralCareMatters campaign for its work to address health disparities by partnering with a local barbershop.
Member News | September 05
Ruthanne Sudderth, senior vice president, public affairs & communications, recalls growing up in Michigan's Upper Peninsula and the important role hospitals play to the people in small and rural cities across Michigan.
MHA Rounds | June 13
Laura Appel, the MHA’s Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer, spoke with Bridge Magazine about the number of counties in rural areas of Michigan without obstetric care at local hospitals.
MHA In The News | January 10
Rural communities often face adversity, particularly due to a lack of resources. Limited access to healthcare and food play a crucial role in health disparities and social determinants of health.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | October 15
Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of Oct. 15.
Member News | October 13
State Treasurer Nick Khouri and the directors of the House and Senate fiscal agencies met May 16 for the Consensus Revenue Estimating Conference, during which the latest state revenue projections were officially presented.
Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of May 14.
Member News | May 12
I returned yesterday from the annual American Hospital Association Rural Health Care Leadership Conference, where more than 800 rural clinicians, trustees and executives gathered to share the latest insights.
MHA Rounds | February 08

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