Minnesota Hospital Association

Policy & Advocacy

rules, regulations and comments

The Minnesota Hospital Association continually monitors state and federal rules and regulations to keep members informed and advocates on behalf of members regarding the impact of regulations on the state’s hospitals and health systems. MHA submits comment letters to share recommendations and feedback with the appropriate government organizations and health care stakeholders. Examples of rules and regulations that MHA addresses include those implementing federal or state health care reform efforts, changing payment methodologies, establishing community benefit or other standards for tax-exempt organizations, or modifying government oversight of health care activities.

Entries for March 2015

MHA comments regarding to advance mental health reforms to increase access to care

March 2015

The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA), on behalf of its 143 member hospitals and their respective health systems, has made mental health a priority for the 2015 legislative session. MHA members have indicated support for legislation that strengthens the state’s community mental health infrastructure, with an emphasis on providing the appropriate treatment for people with mental illnesses when they need it, in their communities.