SF 981/HF 1246 would expand insurance coverage to include telemedicine, bringing resources and specialists to people and communities that otherwise would have difficulty accessing them.
R.N. Sara Lorenz was honored with the Good Catch for Patient Safety Award for her demonstrated commitment to keep patients safe and for fostering a culture of safety at the hospital.
Is your hospital a best Minnesota workplace? Do you have an innovative patient safety program or exemplary caregiver who deserves recognition? Mark your calendars and join us for a celebration of excellence in Minnesota health care at the Awards Ceremony on Friday, April 24.
A public-private coalition of Minnesota organizations has formed to prevent violence toward staff in health care settings, making workplace violence prevention a top priority.
Minnesota hospitals and health systems have prevented more than 12,000 patients from being harmed and saved more than $93 million as a result of a reduction in hospital-acquired conditions from 2010-13.
Minnesota's hospitals and health systems contributed more than $4.2 billion in programs and services in 2013 to benefit the health of their communities, an increase of 5.4 percent compared to 2012.
Minnesota hospitals have a long history of providing nation-leading high quality care 24/7, 365 days a year.
For hospitals, providing high quality, safe, patient-centered care is paramount. Across Minnesota, hospitals are engaging patients and their families as essential partners in efforts to continually improve the quality and safety of care in our hospitals.
Minnesota's 143 hospitals and health systems employ more than 121,000 people, provide quality care for patients and meet the needs of our communities. Learn more.
Minnesota hospitals continue to encourage their employees to get flu shots, to prevent the spread of influenza and protect patients. Learn more here.
Plan to meet with legislators next week during holiday break
March 23, 2015
MHA priority legislation advances in House and Senate
March 16, 2015
Patient Safety Awareness Week highlights importance of being 'United in Safety'
March 9, 2015
Employer applications being accepted for the Summer Health Care Internship Program
March 2, 2015
MHA priority bills introduced
Feb. 23, 2015
Include Always campaign aims to involve patients, families
Feb. 16, 2015
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