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MHA Keystone Center celebrates Donate Life Month

The MHA and Donate Life America want to celebrate Donate Life Month by thanking all Michigan residents, hospital partners and their staffs for the vital role they play in donation and transplantation. In Michigan, about 3.3 million people have committed to…

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Mark your calendars: MHA symposium is Changing the Rules, Creating the Vision

The MHA will host its annual patient safety and quality symposium, Patient Safety: Changing the Rules, Creating the Vision, April 28 and 29 at the Dearborn Inn. The conference agenda will explore ways providers can improve patient care through patient and family engagement while…

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It’s time to recognize Michigan hospital’s commitment to patient safety

Sponsored by the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF), National Patient Safety Awareness Week is a time to recognize Michigan hospitals’ commitment to patient safety and to educate staff, patients and the community on the efforts to save lives and enhance the care…

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Partnership for Patients extension expected to further reduce preventable hospital readmissions

The MHA Keystone Center was recently granted a third year contract extension to continue as a Partnership for Patients Hospital Engagement Network (HEN). The center is one of 26 organizations nationally contracted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to…

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Michigan hospitals celebrate 10 years of making care safer

2013 marks the 10-year anniversary of the MHA Keystone Center and, more importantly, 10 years of making care safer. In 2003, Michigan hospitals, in conjunction with the MHA, established the MHA Keystone Center to bring together hospitals, state and national…

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April is Donate Life Month

To recognize April as Donate Life month, many MHA-member hospitals are hosting events to raise awareness about the importance of organ donation and transplantation and are continuing efforts to increase the size of the Michigan Organ Donor Registry. Michigan hospitals,…

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MHA Patient Safety & Quality Symposium Focuses on the Patient Perspective

The MHA will host Health Care Through My Eyes: The Patient Perspective, its fifth patient safety and quality symposium, April 25 and 26 at the Dearborn Inn. The symposium is focused on a team approach to participatory health care that responds to the…

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Michigan hospitals lead nation in CA-UTI reduction

Michigan hospitals reduced catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CA-UTIs) by 25 percent, compared to a 6 percent reduction experienced by hospitals in the remainder of the country, according to a study released today in the Journal of the American Medical Association…

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Recognizing National Patient Safety Awareness Week

This week is National Patient Safety Awareness Week, and the Michigan Health & Hospital Association (MHA) and the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) are asking Michigan hospitals and patients to recognize the advancements that have been made in the patient safety…