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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May 20

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive

Complete AHA DEI survey by Thursday. Tomorrow, May 20, is the last day to complete the American Hospital Association’s biennial diversity and health equity benchmark survey. Iowa Hospital Physician Leadership Forum meets May 25. The second quarter virtual meeting of the Iowa Hospital Physician Leadership Forum will focus on the

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May 17

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive

AHA to host webinar about contrast media shortage. The American Hospital Association will host a webinar at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 18, to update members about the contrast media shortage. Relief fund reporting period extended. The Health Resources and Services Administration extended the provider relief fund reporting period to Wednesday,

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May 16

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive

IHA releases ‘Thank you, Now More Than Ever’ ad campaign. “Thank you, Now More Than Ever,” a promotional campaign thanking hospital employees for their efforts during the pandemic, launched this week. Summer Leadership Forum returns in person. For four plus decades the IHA Summer Leadership Forum has served as IHA's mid-year event

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May 12

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive, News

Goodspeed begins as Des Moines VA director. The Department of Veterans Affairs has appointed Darwin Goodspeed the new director of the VA Central Iowa Health Care System in Des Moines. Goodspeed began his duties Monday, May 9.. Deadline extended for National Health Service Corps site application. The Health Resources and Services Administration

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May 11

IHA Today

By Joah Hogan| News

Health Information Council hears update about IHA/UI joint data initiatives. Kenneth Anderson, D.O., of the University of Iowa Department of Health Management and Policy, provided an overview of the university’s executive Master of Health Administration program during the IHA Council on Health Information meeting Thursday, May 5. J&J COVID-19 vaccine

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May 09

IHA Today!

By Joah Hogan| IHA Today Archive

Hospital Week begins Sunday. “We Are Health Care” is the theme of National Hospital Week beginning Sunday. Report about impact of COVID-19 on rural hospitals available. The Bipartisan Policy Center has released The Impact of COVID-19 on the Rural Health Care Landscape: Challenges and Opportunities.  FDA identifies counterfeit COVID-19 tests. The

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