Entries for 'Healthy Michigan Plan'

MHA Chief Innovation Officer & Senior Vice President Laura Appel was interviewed by Michigan Radio in a Sept. 20 story about Michigan hospitals’ stance on the latest ACA repeal & replace effort, the  Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson bill.  Read More
MHA CEO Brian Peters was among healthcare leaders quoted in a Sept. 20 Crain’s Detroit Business article about the proposed Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson legislation that would repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Read More
Once again, a proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), or “Obamacare,” is making the rounds in Washington, and once again, it’s a bill that is simply unacceptable when it comes to protecting the health and well-being of Michiganders.  Read More
A Senate GOP effort to repeal portions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) failed to garner the support needed for passage in a vote that extended into the early morning hours Friday, Aug. 28. Read More
A new article from Mlive.com reports on the successes of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, in Michigan.  Read More
MHA In The News | July 27
As efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, continue in Washington D.C., MHA Chief Innovation Officer & Senior Vice President Laura Appel was interviewed by Vox about the ACA’s positive impact on cities like Detroit.  Read More
MHA In The News | July 25
The Detroit News reported that the Michigan Senate Fiscal Agency estimates that the Healthy Michigan Plan would shut down by the end of fiscal year 2021 under the U.S. Senate’s proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Read More
MHA In The News | June 27
Weekly news and updates from the MHA. Read More
Monday Report | June 12
MHA CEO Brian Peters joined local business, community and healthcare leaders at a forum hosted June 5 to discuss the importance of Medicaid and the state’s innovative Healthy Michigan Plan to families, businesses and communities across Michigan. Read More
As part of the May 7-10 American Hospital Association (AHA) Annual Membership Meeting, MHA members went to Capitol Hill to continue advocacy on the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  Read More
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA) by a 217-213 vote May 4. The AHCA would repeal and replace the existing ACA and threatens coverage and access to care for millions of people across the nation. Read More
First Goal Achievers Announced for 2017 Health PAC Campaign The 2017 MHA Health Political Action Committee (Health PAC) fundraising campaign among member hospitals began Feb. 27, working toward the association’s statewide goal of raising $385,000. ... Read more Register for April 20 Mich... Read More
Monday Report | April 10
MHA Testifies on Importance of Healthy Michigan Plan The MHA testified before the House Health Policy Committee last week about the importance of the Healthy Michigan Plan in protecting access to affordable, high-quality care for all Michigan residents. ... Read more House Committee Approves F... Read More
Monday Report | March 20
Executive Budget Recommendation Protects Healthcare Funding Last week, Gov. Rick Snyder presented 2018 executive budget recommendation to the Michigan Legislature. Overall, the governor's proposal centers on key investments in economic and talent development, infrastructure, education and ...... Read More
Monday Report | February 13
Governor Notes Healthy Michigan Plan in State of the State Address During his seventh State of the State address last week, Gov. Rick Snyder outlined the state’s accomplishments and successes of the past year. In his remarks related to healthcare, Snyder highlighted that more than 640,000 l... Read More
Monday Report | January 23

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