Clostridium difficile (C. diff) is one of the most commonly transmitted healthcare-acquired infections. According to a 2015 study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, C. diff causes an estimated 500,000 infections and 15,000 deaths annually in the United States.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released a final rule to update the Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) prospective payment system (PPS) for long-term acute-care hospitals (LTCHs) for fiscal year (FY) 2020.
Member News | August 06
On Aug. 2, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a final rule to update the Medicare fee-for-service inpatient prospective payment system (IPPS) for fiscal year (FY) 2020, which begins Oct. 1, 2019.
Member News | August 06
The MHA family is saddened at the passing of L. Brooks Patterson Aug. 3. His long and successful career included much that enriched healthcare, not only in Oakland County, but across the state.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | August 05
Several important tax law procedural changes to protect taxpayers from identity theft and simplify tax filing were recently adopted.
Member News | August 05
Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of Aug. 5. 
Member News | August 03
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services recently announced that Medicare Administrative Contractors should begin, effective Jan. 1, 2020, accepting the HCPCS modifiers related to Appropriate Use Criteria on Medicare fee-for-service claims for advanced diagnostic imaging services.
Member News | August 02
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released the proposed rule to update the Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS) effective Jan. 1, 2020.
Member News | August 02
Clinical teams across the continuum of care, quality and safety professionals, healthcare executives and business leaders are invited to the 2019 MHA Safety & Quality Symposium Sept. 26 at the Detroit Marriott Troy. 
The number of people in the world who are 60 years old and over is anticipated to grow by 56% between 2015 and 2030. 
The MHA is featuring St. Ignace-based Mackinac Straits Health System’s Hooping for a Cure event in the latest story from Michigan’s rural hospitals for its statewide #MiRuralCareMatters campaign.
Healthcare professionals gathered in Livonia July 23 for the MHA Keystone Center Safe Patient Handling Workshop.
MHA CEO Brian Peters describes the new and energetic ways the MHA is focusing on children’s health to protect the state's youth and, thereby, safeguard Michigan’s future. 
MHA Rounds | August 01
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released the proposed rule to update the Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) physician fee schedule (PFS), effective Jan. 1, 2020.
Member News | July 31
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | July 29
Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of July 29.
Member News | July 27
Garry Faja, who retired in 2014 as president and CEO of Saint Joseph Mercy Health System (SJMHS) in Ann Arbor, unexpectedly passed away July 21.
Member News | July 26
The 2019 MHA Women in Healthcare Data event is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Lansing Community College West Campus, Lansing.
Member News | July 26
Implementation science takes evidence-based ideas and transforms them into routine practice by breaking down barriers and finding effective ways to change behavior and improve results organizationwide.
Page 43 of 50First   Previous   38  39  40  41  42  [43]  44  45  46  47  Next   Last   

MHA Updates Delivered to You

Subscribe to the MHA Monday Report weekly newsletter or our podcast, the MiCare Champion Cast, to keep informed about the latest healthcare news and events in Michigan.

MHA Monday Report
Contact us to subscribe

MiCare Champion Cast
iTunes | SoundCloud


Media Inquiries

Contact the MHA at
(517) 703-8601

Read the MHA policy on publication via MHA media.

MHA 100 Year Anniversary

Watch the video »