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May 18, 2018
President's Perspective – A Strategic Focus on Hospital GovernanceA strategic focus for KHA is to expand our education and resources to hospital governing boards. We are thrilled to kick off regional trustee seminars that will take an in-depth look at governance, leadership and trustee resources.
2018 KHA Annual Convention and Trade Show "Now Is the Time" to mark your calendars for the 2018 KHA Annual Convention and Trade Show, Sept. 6-7, at the Sheraton Overland Park and Overland Park Convention Center.
KHA-PAC Golf Scramble and Golf Lesson Event – July 18Network with health care executives while supporting candidates who support health care issues. If you're experienced, new to the game or just need a refresher, this event is for you.
KHA Population Health Survey – Reminder to Please Complete!KHA recently sent a survey request to hospital CEOs to help better understand hospitals' efforts in the area of population health including utilized strategies, considerations, benefits and challenges.
Noon Briefing: Laboratory Billing Programs and Rural Hospital Survival – June 13This Noon Briefing will provide an overview of some recent reference laboratory billing programs that have surfaced in Kansas, as well as other states in our region.
Scam Targets Medical Providers with DEA NumberPhysicians, advance practice nurses, physician assistants and other medical care providers may be contacted by phone or email by scammers posing as U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agents, telling the provider they are "under investigation."
2019 DSH Survey Webinar Scheduled for June 5Topics to be covered during the webinar include: Updates from KDHE on Medicaid DSH; Review of 2019 Medicaid DSH and UCC Survey; and Questions and Answers.
Rural Communities Opioid Response Planning GrantThe Health Resources and Services Administration's Federal Office of Rural Health Policy plans to award up to 75 grants to rural communities as part of a new Rural Communities Opioid Response Planning initiative in FY 2018.
Position AvailableCEO, Meade District Hospital /Artesian Valley Health System, Meade
Federal FocusThis section includes CMS updates, guidance and announcements. This week's topics include: Redesigned Drug Dashboards, MLN Connects Provider eNews, Prime Healthcare CEO, Prescription Pain Medication Fact Sheets, Trump Drug Pricing Initiative, and OQR Newsletter.
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