Entries for 'Governor Whitmer'

The governor signed the FY 2021 budget Sept. 30, which took effect Oct. 1. The agreement protects vital funding sources for patient care and expands access to healthcare services.
Member News | October 02
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | September 21
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Republican legislative leaders announced Sept. 14 that they have agreed to a framework for the fiscal year 2021 budget.
Michiganders who worked in essential industries during the second quarter of 2020 and put their health on the line for their communities amid the pandemic have earned an educational opportunity that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced during a Sept. 10 news conference.
Member News | September 11
The MHA participated in a news conference Aug. 25 with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, the Franny Strong Foundation and the Michigan Primary Care Association to urge Michigan residents to receive the influenza vaccine this year.
Governor Whitmer and legislative leaders announced an agreement to resolve the fiscal year 2019-2020 budget deficit, which uses a combination of funding from the state Budget Stabilization Fund, federal Coronavirus Relief Funds and cuts to the state budget. 
Member News | July 09
MHA CEO Brian Peters released a statement on Executive Order 2020-16, which establishes the creation of disaster relief child care centers to help the families of essential workers, including healthcare workers.
The Michigan Health & Hospital Association is thankful that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s executive budget recommendation protects vital healthcare funding for hospitals.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | November 25
On Nov. 14, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer laid out a series of new efforts targeted to increase awareness of the stigma around opioid addiction.
Member News | November 18
The Michigan Health & Hospital Association is disappointed with the governor’s line-item vetoes in the fiscal year 2020 budget for the state Department of Health and Human Services.
MLive quoted MHA CEO Brian Peters in its Sept. 4 story on Governor Whitmer ordering the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services to issue emergency rules regulating e-cigarette use.
MHA In The News | September 04
The Michigan Health & Hospital Association strongly supports the governor’s actions to better regulate e-cigarettes and vaping.
Weekly news and updates from the MHA.
Monday Report | May 20
On May 16, legislative leaders announced that they would hold off on voting on two auto no-fault bills to continue negotiations with Gov. Gretchen Witmer over the weekend.

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