May 17 is the last chance to take advantage of the early bird registration discount for the Care Transitions – Key to Population Health statewide summit. The early bird discount allows members to save $20 off the cost of registration for the event.
Members are encouraged to register now for the MHA Keystone Center Spring Workshop, a unique learning event that will take place May 30 at The Henry, Autograph Collection, Dearborn.
Brittany Bogan, FACHE, CPPS, senior vice president of safety & quality, MHA, and executive director of the MHA Keystone Center, discusses maternal health and what Michigan hospitals are doing to keep moms and babies safe and healthy.
Sepsis is a dangerous health condition that can be fatal if not treated quickly and appropriately. Sepsis is a progression of infection that leads to organ damage, shock and death.
The MHA Keystone Center has presented the first quarter 2019 MHA Keystone Center Speak-up! Award to Dawn Willoughby, RN, of Munson Healthcare Otsego Memorial Hospital in Gaylord.
The MHA Keystone Center is committed to partnering with its member hospitals to advance person- and family-centered care.
All hospitals, regardless of size, location or affiliation have their own, unique struggles. Speaking to peers and other healthcare professionals can often help find ways to collaborate, improve or standardize processes, learn from each other and determine best practices.
An article on the MHA Keystone Center Speak-up! Award was recently published in the Journal of Healthcare Risk Management, an award-winning, quarterly publication produced by the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management.
Michelle Norcross, MSA, senior director of safety and quality, MHA Keystone Center, discusses how simulations and tracers provide a realistic, safe environment to practice real-life situation and improve care.
National Care Transitions Awareness Day is April 16. The new observance is hosted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and aims to increase awareness of safe and effective transitions.
Evidence reveals that hands-on learning yields greater retention, engagement and understanding of material.
The Great Lakes Partners for Patients Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (GLPP HIIN) hosted a regional learning session March 12 that focused on health equity.
Nearly 80 MHA members met virtually and in-person March 11 as part of a new MHA Keystone Center collaborative on workplace safety.
Approximately 90 women die each year in Michigan during pregnancy, at delivery or within a year of giving birth, and 44 percent of pregnancy-related deaths are considered preventable.
March 29 is the last day to submit nominations for the 2019 MHA Advancing Safe Care Award.
The Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Patient Safety Awareness Week (PSAW) occurs March 10-16. The annual event seeks to start local and global discussions and create awareness on the importance of safety in healthcare.
Clinical staff from across Michigan participated in the annual meeting of the MHA Keystone Center Patient Safety Organization (PSO) March 6 in Dearborn.
Bronson Healthcare serves patients and families throughout southwest Michigan. The health system is committed to quality and safety and has worked tirelessly to improve its reporting culture and create a transparent work environment.
Gary Roth, DO, MBA, FACOS, FCCM, FACS, chief medical officer, MHA, discusses how healthcare employees can work together as a team to improve care and work toward Zero Preventable Harm.
Patient Safety Awareness Week (PSAW) is celebrated annually and hosted by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI).