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December 1, 2017
President's Perspective – Thanks to KHA Board Chair Scott TaylorI wanted to take just a minute to express our sincere appreciation to Scott Taylor for his service this year as the KHA Board chair. Scott has made his role as board chair a real priority and it shows.
Help KHA-PAC Close 2017 Strong!The KHA-PAC is pleased to report we have currently raised $77,696! We still need at least 10 more hospitals to reach their goals to hit our statewide goal of 85 hospitals at goal.
Governance and Service Delivery in Public Health: What are the options? – Dec. 13KHI invites you to hear national experts in public health provide their perspectives on the responsibilities of boards of health, the current state of the public health system in Kansas, governance models, and how elected officials balance decision-making.
Jeanette Porter, Ed.D., Appointed Region 6 AHA Regional ExecutiveAHA recently announced that effective Jan. 16, Jeanette "Jen" A. Porter, Ed.D., will be serving in Region 6 as an AHA regional executive based in Sioux Falls, SD.
Position AvailableRegistered Dietitian, Memorial Health System, Abilene
Federal FocusThis section includes CMS updates, guidance and announcements. This week's topics include: Mandatory Bundled Payment Initiatives, MLN Connects Provider eNews, Week Four Marketplace Enrollment, New Legislation Would Repeal Medicare Wage Index Manipulation, Closing the Looming Health Care Talent Gap, MA Value-Based Insurance Design Model Updates, eCQM Reporting Resource, and IQR and EHR Incentive Programs Webinar.
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