MHA Monday Report Aug. 14, 2017

Posted on August 14, 2017

Senate Majority Leader Arlan Meekhof (R-West Olive) shared his views about initiatives that have enabled Michigan to become “The Comeback State” during the Board meeting. MHA Board of Trustees Sets Priorities at Program Year’s First Meeting

The MHA Board of Trustees met Aug. 7 and 8 at a retreat, where it focused mainly on developing the association’s work plan for the 2017-2018 program year. The Board was joined by Senate Majority Leader Arlan Meekhof … Read more

Registration Open for 2017 Healthcare Advocacy Day

MHA members are encouraged to join the Michigan Association of Healthcare Advocates, the Michigan Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals and the MHA for Healthcare Advocacy Day, scheduled from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Radisson Hotel in downtown Lansing … Read more

Flu shot clinicMore Michigan Hospitals Implement Employee Vaccination Policies to Protect All

In conjunction with the MHA partnership with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) to battle influenza and pertussis within hospitals, the MDHHS conducted a hospital survey in late 2016. The results indicate … Read more

Medicare Advantage Enrollment Continues to Rise

Medicare Advantage (MA) enrollment in Michigan totaled approximately 865,000 in July, an increase of 131,000 beneficiaries since April. The July MA enrollment is spread across 35 MA plans that are currently operating in the state … Read more

The Keckley Report

Paul KeckleyAn Open Letter to the Senate HELP Committee
“The majority of us do not care whether you call your process Repeal, Replace, Repair or Re-do. And we think health reform is about more than fixes to the insurance market. We care about the health system.”

Paul Keckley, Aug. 7, 2017


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  • MHA Monday Report Aug. 14, 2017

Tags: HCP, influenza, Medicare, Medicare Advantage, vaccine, MHA board, Board of Trustees, pertussis, advocacy, Healthcare Advocacy Day, MDHHS

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