News to Know - Week of May 8

Posted on May 07, 2017

Here are key upcoming events for the week of May 8:

The 2017 MHA Keystone Patient Safety Organization Annual Meeting will take place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center at Michigan State University, East Lansing. Attendees will focus on delivering results on broad safety goals and in specific areas, such as effective root-cause analysis and culture improvement. For more information, contact Tammy Nault at the MHA.

The MHA Health Foundation webinar CMS Hospital Interpretive Guidelines on Infection Control and Antibiotics Stewardship Program will take place from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday. The webinar will discuss how to ensure infection control programs meet standards of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and The Joint Commission. Conference call participants will be available for this meeting. For more information, contact Erica Leyko at the MHA.

The MHA Keystone Center Board of Directors will meet from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday at MHA headquarters, Okemos. For more information, contact Sam R. Watson at the MHA.

The MHA Small or Rural Hospital Council will meet from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday at MHA headquarters, Okemos. Following a noon networking lunch, participants will receive updates on advocacy, financial policy and the MHA Keystone Center. There will also be a presentation on whole room disinfection using the high-energy portion of the ultraviolet light spectrum, which is called UVC. Conference call participation will be available for this meeting. For more information, contact Bill Jackson at the MHA.

Tags: webinar, Keystone board, small and rural, Board meeting, health foundation

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