Nearly 70 MHA Keystone Center Patient Safety Organization (PSO) members attended a Root Cause Analysis and Action (RCA²) training Sept. 20 in Livonia.
The MHA Keystone Center held its 2017 Fall Workshop Sept. 19 in Dearborn to provide training on best practices in critical care. More than 200 MHA Keystone Center members participated, virtually and in-person, from 61 hospitals across Michigan.
The MHA Keystone Center Patient Safety Organization (PSO) hosted a behavioral health safe table Sept. 12 in Livonia. Safe tables offer a legally protected environment for healthcare professionals to discuss sensitive topics and prevailing barriers with regard to patient safety and explore actions to...
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September is Sepsis Awareness Month. Sepsis is the body’s life-threatening response to infection. It kills more than 250,000 and affects an estimated 750,000 Americans every year, and is the leading cause of death in noncardiac, critically ill patients in the U.S.
The MHA invites members to explore new, evidence-based research and information in areas of harm at the MHA Keystone Center Fall 2017 Workshop. The workshop will highlight ways to implement best practices in the critical care setting...
Members of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Partnership for Patients, MHA Keystone Center, and Great Lakes Partners for Patients (GLPP) Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN) are invited to participate in a three-part webinar series, Advancing Health Equity.
The mission and values at Saint Joseph Mercy Health System are centered on those in the community. The system is focused on having a transforming, healing presence within each community it serves, as well as a strong commitment to serve those who are in need.
Sam R. Watson, MSA, CPPS, senior vice president of patient safety and quality, MHA Keystone Center shares why the MHA is working to improve hospital transparency.
MHA Keystone Center Patient Safety Organization (PSO) members may now register for two upcoming PSO events: PSO Safe Table: Behavioral Health and PSO Root Cause Analysis and Action (RCA²) Training.
Gary Roth, DO, MBA, FACOS, FCCM, FACS, chief medical officer, Michigan Health & Hospital Association (MHA) shares an update on the status of the MHA High Reliability Organization (HRO) journey.
Heather Schragg joined the Eaton Rapids Medical Center (ERMC) team nearly five years ago as director of patient experience, quality, compliance and risk management. ERMC is a rural, critical access hospital with 20 licensed beds.
Michigan was recently recognized by the HRSA as being one of the 10 highest performing states for critical access hospitals in areas of data reporting and improvement over the past year.
Brittany Bogan, MHSA, CPPS, Vice President, Patient Safety & Quality, Michigan Health & Hospital Association (MHA) Keystone Center shares how leaders can ensure their RCA efforts are valuable in this month's edition.
For nearly two decades, the PFAC at Karmanos has integrated and engaged patients and their families as well as staff at various levels.
MHA Keystone Center Person- and Family-engagement Board Goal Achieved
Thanks to the dedication and commitment of its member hospitals, the MHA Keystone Center’s Person- and Family-engagement (PFE) Board goal has been achieved!