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Sep 27, 2017, 09:26 ET Rural Minnesota hospital to brief congressional leaders about successful opioid reduction efforts

In two congressional briefings, CHI St. Gabriel's Health (CHI St. Gabriel's) leaders will speak to staff today representing members of congress from...


Mar 15, 2017, 11:54 ET MHA does not support the AHCA

The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) has long advocated for health care coverage for all Minnesotans. With that principle in mind, MHA supported...


Mar 07, 2017, 11:16 ET Minnesota's nonprofit hospitals contribute $4.5 billion in uncompensated care and health improvement programs to Minnesota communities

Minnesota's hospitals and health systems contributed more than $4.5 billion in programs and services in 2015 to benefit the health of their...


Oct 03, 2016, 11:01 ET Minnesota Hospital Association selected to continue improvements in patient safety

The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) has been selected as one of 16 national, regional, or state hospital associations, Quality Improvement...


Aug 11, 2016, 10:36 ET Nearly 1 in 5 mental health bed days in Minnesota hospitals is potentially avoidable

A new study by the Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) found that nearly one in five days mental health patients spend admitted to inpatient...


Feb 04, 2016, 11:50 ET Minnesota's nonprofit hospitals contribute $4.3 billion in uncompensated care and health improvement programs to Minnesota communities

Minnesota's hospitals and health systems contributed more than $4.3 billion in programs and services in 2014 to benefit the health of their...


Apr 27, 2015, 02:20 ET Minnesota hospital programs, leaders honored

The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) honored innovative programs and outstanding leaders in health care at its 31st annual awards ceremony on...


Feb 25, 2015, 12:00 ET Hospital Legislation Makes Health Care More Accessible Through Telemedicine

Representatives of Minnesota hospitals stood with legislators today in support of legislation that will bring new access to high-quality,...


Jan 21, 2015, 01:06 ET Minnesota's nonprofit hospitals contribute $4.2 billion in health care and programs to Minnesota communities

Minnesota's hospitals and health systems contributed more than $4.2 billion in programs and services in 2013 to benefit the health of their...


Dec 08, 2014, 03:04 ET Minnesota hospitals recognized for excellence in medication-use safety

The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) was named a finalist for the 2014 Award for Excellence in Medication-Use Safety from the American Society of ...


Dec 02, 2014, 05:36 ET Minnesota hospitals make progress in preventing patient harm

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...


Oct 24, 2014, 04:21 ET Minnesota Hospitals Identify Strategy for Ebola Care

The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) announced today that hospitals and health systems from around the state have developed a coordinated...


Jul 22, 2014, 10:16 ET New Minnesota Hospital Association study projects shortage of Minnesota physicians

A new study conducted for the Minnesota Hospital Association confirms what many in health care have already warned: a shortage of primary care...


Apr 28, 2014, 12:48 ET Minnesota hospital programs, leaders honored

The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) honored innovative programs and outstanding leaders in health care at its 30th annual awards ceremony on...


Feb 24, 2014, 01:11 ET Upward trend in uncompensated care continues according to Minnesota hospitals' annual Community Benefit Report

In 2012, Minnesota hospitals and health systems contributed more than $3.9 billion in programs and services to benefit the health of their...


Jan 06, 2014, 03:24 ET Minnesota hospitals make care safer

In its annual patient safety report, Minnesota hospitals participating in the federal Partnership for Patients Hospital Engagement Network (HEN)...


Oct 09, 2013, 11:55 ET Minnesota hospitals chosen to further expand patient safety and quality efforts

The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) Hospital Engagement Network (HEN) has been awarded $4.5 million from the U.S. Centers for Medicare and...


May 20, 2013, 02:00 ET Minnesota hospital programs, leaders honored

The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) honored innovative programs and outstanding leaders in health care at its 29th annual awards ceremony on...


Apr 24, 2013, 11:59 ET Blue Cross reimbursement change will plunge rural hospitals into the red

The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) is opposing a payment change plan by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (BCBS) scheduled to take effect ...


Feb 07, 2013, 09:00 ET Uncompensated care increased in 2011, according to Minnesota hospitals' latest Community Benefit Report

In 2011, Minnesota hospitals and health systems contributed more than $3.6 billion in programs and services to benefit their communities, an increase ...


Jan 31, 2013, 12:01 ET Minnesota hospitals take intentional steps to prevent adverse health events

The Adverse Health Events reporting system recorded a total of 314 adverse health events in Minnesota hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers last...


Dec 18, 2012, 04:44 ET Minnesota hospitals improve patient safety

Concluding the first year of a two-year contract from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Minnesota's hospitals participating in the...


May 22, 2012, 09:21 ET Minnesota hospital programs, leaders honored

Minnesota hospitals are committed to excellence and innovation in patient care. On Friday, May 18, the Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) honored...


Jan 16, 2012, 01:06 ET Report Shows Minnesota Hospitals Contributed $3.4 Billion to Minnesota Communities in 2010

The community contributions made by Minnesota nonprofit and government hospitals and health systems in 2010 totaled more than $3.4 billion, an...


Dec 16, 2011, 04:30 ET Minnesota Hospital Association Awarded Key Federal "Partnership for Patients" Contract

The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) is one of 26 organizations nationwide that has been awarded a key federal contract to help hospitals prevent ...