Entries for 'Medicaid'

Weekly news and updates from the MHA. Read More
Monday Report | July 17
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released a final rule to delay the effective date of significant changes to the Medicare and Medicaid conditions of participation for home health agencies. Read More
Member News | July 13
Weekly news and updates from the MHA. Read More
Monday Report | July 10
Proposal Would Remove Visit Limit for Medicaid Outpatient Behavioral Health Services The Medical Services Administration (MSA) recently released a proposed policy to remove the 20-visit limit for outpatient behavioral health services for both Medicaid fee-for-service and Medicaid health plan bene... Read More
The Detroit News reported that the Michigan Senate Fiscal Agency estimates that the Healthy Michigan Plan would shut down by the end of fiscal year 2021 under the U.S. Senate’s proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Read More
MHA In The News | June 27
A Detroit News column from Brian Peters, MHA CEO, and Paul King, chair of the MHA Council on Children’s Health urged the U.S. Senate to protect Medicaid funding, coverage and benefits for children. Read More
MHA In The News | June 26
MHA CEO Brian Peters joined local business, community and healthcare leaders at a forum hosted June 5 to discuss the importance of Medicaid and the state’s innovative Healthy Michigan Plan to families, businesses and communities across Michigan. Read More
Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of June 5. Read More
Member News | June 04
As part of the May 7-10 American Hospital Association (AHA) Annual Membership Meeting, MHA members went to Capitol Hill to continue advocacy on the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  Read More
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA) by a 217-213 vote May 4. The AHCA would repeal and replace the existing ACA and threatens coverage and access to care for millions of people across the nation. Read More
First Goal Achievers Announced for 2017 Health PAC Campaign The 2017 MHA Health Political Action Committee (Health PAC) fundraising campaign among member hospitals began Feb. 27, working toward the association’s statewide goal of raising $385,000. ... Read more Register for April 20 Mich... Read More
Monday Report | April 10
Executive Budget Recommendation Protects Healthcare Funding Last week, Gov. Rick Snyder presented 2018 executive budget recommendation to the Michigan Legislature. Overall, the governor's proposal centers on key investments in economic and talent development, infrastructure, education and ...... Read More
Monday Report | February 13
Governor Notes Healthy Michigan Plan in State of the State Address During his seventh State of the State address last week, Gov. Rick Snyder outlined the state’s accomplishments and successes of the past year. In his remarks related to healthcare, Snyder highlighted that more than 640,000 l... Read More
Monday Report | January 23
Congress Passes Budget Blueprint Allowing for Eventual ACA Repeal Last week, the U.S. Senate and House passed a budget proposal, largely along party lines, that would initiate a process known as reconciliation. Reconciliation legislation is what will eventually be used to repeal significant porti... Read More
Monday Report | January 16
Governor Signs Healthcare Bills during Legislative Recess Following the Dec. 15 end of the 98th session of the Michigan Legislature, several healthcare-related bills were signed into law. ... Read more Connect, Engage, Advance at the 2017 MHA Leadership Conference Coming together to further... Read More
Monday Report | January 09

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