MHA Monday Report March 27, 2017

Posted on March 27, 2017

U.S. House of Representatives Pulls Bill Repealing and Replacing ACA

Late last week, the U.S. House of Representatives cancelled a scheduled vote on the American Health Care Act (AHCA) after it became clear there were not enough “yes” votes to pass the bill. ... Read more

State Rep. Canfield Addresses MHA Legislative Policy Panel

The MHA Legislative Policy Panel convened its first meeting of the 99th legislative session Thursday and developed recommendations for the MHA Board of Trustees on legislative initiatives impacting Michigan hospitals. ... Read more

CMS Delays Expansion of CJR, Other Bundled Payment Models

Last week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released an interim final rule with comment period announcing a delay in implementing the expanded Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) model ... Read more

New I Vaccinate Campaign Promotes Importance of Childhood Immunizations

Michigan healthcare leaders launched the I Vaccinate campaign last week to protect children, families and communities from vaccine-preventable diseases.
The campaign, supported by the MHA, ... Read more

Honor a Healthcare Leader with Award Nomination

The MHA is now accepting nominations for its Healthcare Leadership Award. This award honors trustees, executives, physicians, nurses and others who have been outstanding leaders in healthcare and in their communities. ... Read more

Registration Open for MHA Keystone Center Spring Workshop

The MHA Keystone Center Spring 2017 Workshop Imparting Information and Increasing Awareness through Organizational Briefings is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. May 24 at the East Lansing Marriott ... Read more

The Keckley Report

“This Thursday, March 23, marks the seventh anniversary of the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). It also marks the date the House will vote on its partial replacement, ... Read more

News to Know

Upcoming events and important healthcare news ... Read more


  • MHA Monday Report March 27, 2017

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