MHA Monday Report July 31, 2017

Posted on July 31, 2017

Attempt to Repeal the ACA Fails in Senate

ACA Repeal and Replace bannerA Senate GOP effort to repeal portions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) failed to garner the support needed for passage in a vote that extended into the early morning hours Friday, July 28. The so-called “skinny repeal” bill … Read more

Webinar Reviews Best Practices for Discussing Tough Issues with Patients

Difficult conversations are unavoidable in a healthcare setting, often happening daily. A key error people make during difficult conversations with patients is thinking that the conversation is all about information. In reality, a critical part … Read more

Computer Systems Downtime Possible During MHA Upgrade

The MHA is upgrading portions of its computer systems as part of the association's ongoing dedication to continually improve services provided to members. During this transition, some online services may be temporarily unavailable … Read more

Community Benefits Tracker logoFiscal Year 2016 MHA Community Benefits Survey Opens Aug. 2; Training Offered

The fiscal year 2016 MHA Community Benefits Survey will open Aug. 2, and free training webinars are being offered. For more than two decades, the aggregated results of the community benefits survey have been used … Read more

The Keckley Report

My Take: It’s Time for a Fresh Start on U.S. Health Reform
Paul Keckley“Partisan bickering about healthcare is not new. For the past 70 years, Democratic administrations have advanced reforms aimed at expanded coverage and Republican have sought to limit the federal government’s role. And in each episode, trade groups representing doctors, nurses, hospitals, drug companies and health insurers have sought to influence the outcome.

Paul Keckley, July 24, 2017

News to Know

Upcoming events and important healthcare news … Read more

MHA in the News

Read recent interviews with state and national media outlets as the MHA works to protect the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid expansion and more, including an interview with Vox about the positive impact of the ACA on Detroit … Read more 


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