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MHA will continually update this content to make sure that you always have access to the most current ICD-10 information. Reported Issues ICD-10 Training Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2015 at ICD-10 Central
To kick off the 2015 Society Membership Enrollment period, the Mississippi Hospital Association is offering current society members and new members a chance to win BIG. Become a member of any one of MHA’s affiliated societies by August 31 for a chance to win a $250 Amazon gift card! You... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2015 at Network with your Peers.
The health care environment is constantly changing and health care leaders need to stay informed about these changes. The Mississippi Hospital Association (MHA) recognizes that you need resources to help you make the critical decisions required to ensure the viability of your hospital, and we hope that you will come... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2015 at Welcome to MHA
The Mississippi Hospital Association is pleased to present the 85th annual Leadership Conference, set for June 9-10 at the Grand Marriott Point Clear. Special Thanks to Our Sponsors! Agenda: Download Agenda_ALC2016 Speaker Directory: Download SpeakerDirectory_ALC2016 Registration Form/Hotel Registration Policy: Download Registration_HotelPolicy_ALC2016 Location: The Grand Hotel Marriott Resort One Grand Blvd,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2015 at MHA's Leadership Conference
The Bipartisan CEO Council on Health and Innovation (CEO Council) recently issued a report calling on US employers to stem healthcare costs and promote health among the American workforce. "Building Better Health: Innovative Strategies from America's Business Leaders" offers providers insight on employers' priorities for change. Read the full report... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2014 at MHA Health Care Aide
The Obama administration, still facing legal challenges to its requirement that employer health plans provide no-cost birth control to female employees, outlined a new policy on Aug. 22 to ensure that female workers at religiously-affiliated nonprofits can still receive contraception, even if their employers object. Read more here. Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2014 at MHA Health Care Aide
Kaiser Health News' Mary Agnes Carey and legal analyst Stuart Taylor discuss Monday's ruling on the health law's contraception mandate, examining what the decision could mean for future challenges to the law. Listen to the audio interview or read the transcript here. Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2014 at MHA Health Care Aide
What is MHAPAC? The Mississippi Hospital Association Political Action Committee (MHAPAC) is a non-partisan political voice for Mississippi hospitals created to preserve quality health care. MHAPAC was founded in 1984 to help encourage a stronger advocacy role and to achieve greater political influence in Mississippi. MHAPAC is an independent, non-profit... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2014 at MHA Political Action Committee
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recently issued a regulatory proposal that will help existing Marketplace consumers get auto-enrolled for next year. Consumers who completed an application for health insurance through the health insurance marketplaces will be auto-enrolled into their current plan as long as the plan still exists... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2014 at MHA Health Care Aide
The U.S. departments of Health and Human Services, Labor and Treasury on June 25 released a final rule allowing employers to impose “orientation” periods of up to one month before a maximum 90-day waiting period for the start of healthcare coverage for new employees. Under the final rule, the agencies... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2014 at MHA Health Care Aide
The Mississippi Hospitals for Hope campaign is a collaborative venture that teams the Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency, the Mississippi Lions Eye Bank, and the Mississippi Hospital Association, and hospitals across Mississippi in an effort to save lives through organ, eye, and tissue donation. Participating in the Hospitals for Hope campaign... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2014 at Hospitals for Hope
Six months have passed since the Obama administration announced that the launch of the health care law’s online insurance marketplace for small businesses would be delayed until November, more than a year after its originally scheduled start. So, how is the work coming? Six months from now, can small employers... Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2014 at MHA Health Care Aide
Many employers had thought they could shift health costs to the government by sending their employees to a health insurance exchange with a tax-free contribution of cash to help pay premiums, but the Obama administration has squelched the idea in a new ruling. Such arrangements do not satisfy the health... Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2014 at MHA Health Care Aide
Employers must inform laid-off employees that they are eligible to buy health-care coverage through new online insurance exchanges as an alternative to paying full premiums for their old employer policies, the Obama administration said May 2. Read more from the Wall Street Journal here. Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2014 at MHA Health Care Aide
Photo of Louisville, MS, tornado destruction courtesy of National Guard Many have tried to describe the devastation left in the wake of the recent Mississippi tornadoes, but no matter what words are used, they simply don't seem to be enough. The pain and heartache have been acutely felt by the... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2014 at MHA Cares