MHA Monday Report Aug. 19, 2019

Posted on August 19, 2019

Letha Martin, BSN, RN, immunization action plan coordinator, Oakland County Health Division, speaks during the news conference, joined on stage by officials from the state of Michigan, Franny Strong Foundation, MHA and Beaumont Health. MHA, Beaumont Health Join I Vaccinate Event to Encourage Childhood Vaccinations

The MHA participated in a news conference Aug. 15 with the I Vaccinate campaign, the Franny Strong Foundation, Michigan health officials and Beaumont Health leadership at the Beaumont Teen Health Center ...

Provider Deadline Nears for Enrollment in CHAMPS for Medicaid Payment of Drug Claims

Providers who prescribe medications to Medicaid beneficiaries are urged to enroll in the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) Community Health Automated Medicaid Processing System (CHAMPS) by the Oct. 1 deadline to avoid …

Gary CohenMichigan’s Premier Sustainability Conference Features Industry Leaders

The 2019 MHA Michigan Green Healthcare Conference is scheduled for Oct. 9 and 10 at the Baronette Renaissance Hotel in Novi, and registration is now open. The conference will kick off at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 9 with a …

Register Now for MHA Associate Member/Nonmember Forum

Associate members and partner organizations are important to the MHA and to Michigan hospitals and health systems. An interactive forum has been planned specifically for MHA associate members and partners to discuss how the association …

The Keckley Report

Special Edition: College Health Programs
Paul Keckley“In Campaign 2020, healthcare services for college students has gotten scant attention. ... Funding for student health services, insurance coverage for and the quality of healthcare services accessible is not on the political radar.

“But for college administrators, parents and guardians, and the students themselves, student health services play a vital role that’s often taken for granted.”

Paul Keckley, Aug. 12, 2019

News to Know

Upcoming events and important healthcare news for the week of Aug. 19:

  • The Great Lakes Partners for Patients Hospital Improvement Innovation Network Recruitment Webinar for Alternative to Opioids (ALTO) Cohort 2 will take place from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday.
  • Applications for the 2020 American Hospital Association (AHA) Quest for Quality Prize will be taken through Sept. 30, 2019.


  • MHA Monday Report Aug. 19, 2019

Tags: GLPP HIIN, Michigan Green Healthcare Conference, webinar, Medicaid, AHA, I Vaccinate, prescription drugs, Green Healthcare, MDHHS, membership forum, associate member, CHAMPS, Awards, Awards, Quest for Quality Prize, ALTO Program

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