A first-of-its-kind study by MHA tracked de-identified mental health patients admitted to inpatient psychiatric units and found that 19 percent of total mental health bed days were potentially avoidable.
Minnesota hospitals and health systems have prevented more than 24,000 patients from being harmed and saved more than $211 million as a result of a reduction in hospital-acquired conditions since 2011.
Minnesota's hospitals are working hard to deliver safer care, improve the patient experience and save health care costs. View this slide show to better understand health care spending and the cost of health care, insurance and prescription drugs.
In newspapers across the state, hospitals and editorial boards show support for the Excellence in Mental Health Act, which would allow Minnesota to qualify for federal investment in certified community-based clinics.
Minnesota's hospitals and health systems contributed more than $4.3 billion in uncompensated care and health improvement programs to Minnesota communities
The #HealthyMinds campaign will engage the public in a conversation about how best to address the state's biggest public health issue.
For the second year in a row, Minnesota ranks first in the nation for health care access, quality and outcomes in a report issued by the Commonwealth Fund.
Learn how Minnesota's hospitals and health systems are working beyond their physical walls to strengthen the health of Minnesotans and our communities.
MHA has awarded mini-grants to hospitals that are working to address specific quality and patient safety topics within their organizations. Learn more here.
2017 Rural Hospital Capital Improvement Grant Program application cycle begins
Sept. 26, 2016
MN Board of Medical Practice discusses changes to licensing processes
Sept. 19, 2016
DHS seeks feedback on measurement from MHA members
Sept. 12, 2016
MHA to launch statewide Patient and Family Advisory Committee Sept. 15
Sept. 6, 2016
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MHA-HFMA Fall Conference
Oct. 4-5, 2016
MOLN 2016 Fall Conference
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