Jun 16

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive, News

Hospitals and patients win in Supreme Court 340B case. In a victory for hospitals and the vulnerable communities they serve, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled the Department of Health and Human Services outpatient payment cuts to hospitals in the 340B program were unlawful. CMS announces first penalties under price

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Jun 14

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive

IHA advocacy team weekly roundup. Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds is scheduled to sign HF 2546, a bill about psychiatric intensive inpatient care Medicaid reimbursement. RHSHC Board Chair George Willis remembered. George Willis, 68, of Cresco died this weekend after a long illness. Willis was the board chair of Regional Health

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Jun 13

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| News

IHA advocacy team weekly roundup. The 2022 primary election was held Tuesday, June 7, and now the slates are set for the upcoming mid-term elections in November. GDMP, One Iowa to host LGBTQ inclusion webinar. The Greater Des Moines Partnership and One Iowa will host a webinar to help organizations

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Jun 10

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive

IHA Tee Off Classic starts 2022 PAC campaign. The IHA PAC campaign formally kicked off yesterday at the IHA Tee Off Golf Classic event. Stage set for 2022 midterm elections. On Tuesday, Iowans voted in the 2022 midterm primary elections. 62 hospital members signed DEI pledge. More than half of

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Jun 07

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive

IHA advocacy team weekly preview. With the close of the 2022 legislative session, the IHA advocacy team continues to work with partner organizations and hospital advocates to set the stage for the 2023 legislative session. Hospital Heroes submissions due next week. The deadline to submit Hospital Heroes nominations is a

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Jun 06

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| News

IHA critical access hospital financial analysis released. An IHA critical access hospital financial analysis was released last week providing all-payer comparative financial ratios and metrics for critical access hospitals compared to benchmark groups. Health system advisory group looks to future priorities. The IHA Health System Advisory Group met May 31,

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Jun 02

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive

AHA to host a webinar about leveraging data to hold payers accountable. The American Hospital Association will host a webinar at noon Tuesday, June 7, about leveraging data to hold payers accountable. Virtual is now the only option for Summer Leadership Forum. In-person spots for the 2022 Summer Leadership Forum

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Jun 01

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive

IHERF receives Broadlawns donation. The Broadlawns Medical Center Guild donated more than $31,000 to IHA’s Iowa Hospital and Education Research Foundation Health Care Careers Scholarship Program last week.. Submit proposals for workforce presentations. IHA is developing a webinar series for the fall about workforce issues. Register for CMS Region 7 Rural

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May 31

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive

IHERF awards 60 health care career scholarships. The Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation, which is supported by IHA, awarded 60 students from Iowa with health care careers scholarships. Council on Representation and Advocacy hears 2022 legislative updates. The IHA advocacy team presented a summary of the 2022 legislative session

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May 31

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| News

Iowa's 2022 legislative session ends. The IHA advocacy team is pleased to announce Iowa's 2022 legislative session closed late last night. Learn from national speakers and peers at Summer Leadership Forum. Participants at the IHA Summer Leadership Forum will learn from nationally recognized leaders in the health care field and

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May 24

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive

Timothy Quinn, M.D., announced as president, CEO for Mercy Cedar Rapids. Timothy Quinn, M.D., has been named the next president and CEO of Mercy Medical Center - Cedar Rapids. Dr. Quinn will replace Timothy Charles, who will retire at the end of this calendar year. Legislative, regulatory updates focus of

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May 23

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive, News

GE Healthcare provides update about contract media shortage. In a webinar with the American Hospital Association on May 18, leaders from GE Healthcare gave updates about the contrast media shortage. Clapp announced as Centerville Medical Center president. MercyOne Centerville Medical Center announced Nicole Clapp as its new president. Clapp brings 20

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