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KHA Media Release - Two Billion Dollars Forfeited in Kansas.pdf
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Yesterday, the total amount of federal funds Kansas has forfeited by not expanding KanCare reached $2 billion. This represents an average loss in Kansas taxpayer dollars of $18.40 every second since Jan. 1, 2014. These funds have gone to the federal government to be spent in other states for Medicaid expansion.
KHA Statement - Kansas Hospitals Praise Moran's Decision.pdf
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Senator Jerry Moran’s decision to not support the revision to the Better Care Reconciliation Act is another example of his commitment to health care in Kansas and his advocacy for access to high quality health care across our state. This legislation would have increased the number of uninsured Kansans as well as hospitals' uncompensated care costs.
KHA Statement on Revision to Better Care Reconciliation Act July 2017.pdf
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Senate Revision of the Better Care Reconciliation Act Falls Short. The new bill does not adequately address concerns of Kansas providers.
KHA Media Release - 53 Hospitals Make Food and Beverage Policy Changes.pdf
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KHA is pleased to announce that KHERF has received policy changes from 53 Kansas hospitals that have adopted healthier food and beverage options throughout their facility. This enhanced access to healthy food aims to positively impact hospital employees, patients and visitors, while also helping to establish norms for healthier living for the communities they serve.
KHA Statement - Moran Praised for Support of Access to Health Care in Kansas.pdf
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Kansas hospitals praise Senator Jerry Moran’s decision to not support the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017. This legislation would have increased the number of uninsured Kansans and hospitals' uncompensated care costs, yielding health care access and financial outcomes that are bad for Kansas.
KHA Media Statement on the Better Care Reconciliation Act.pdf
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Access to health care coverage is essential to Kansas hospitals and the patients they serve. Unfortunately, the Better Care Reconciliation legislation moves in the opposite direction, particularly for our most vulnerable patients.
2017 Award Winners News Release.pdf
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Three Kansas hospitals were recognized for their leadership and achievement in quality improvement and patient safety by the Kansas Healthcare Collaborative. The KHC 2017 Leadership in Quality Award is presented annually to a facility that reflects KHC's vision for improving the health of populations, enhancing the experience of patients, and reducing the per capita cost of care. The awards were sponsored by the KaMMCO Foundation and presented at the Ninth Annual Summit on Quality.
KHA Media Advisory - Atchison Hospital to Receive Centers of Excellence Award.pdf
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Atchison Hospital has recently emerged as an exceptional innovator in the Healthy Kansas Hospitals initiative, designed to help hospitals lead by example in promoting healthy behaviors. Healthy Kansas Hospitals is a project of the Kansas Hospital Education and Research. The program’s goal is to help hospitals provide healthier food and beverage options throughout the facility for hospital employees, patients and visitors.
KHA Media Advisory - Labette Health - Centers of Excellence Award.pdf
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Labette Health has recently emerged as an exceptional innovator in the Healthy Kansas Hospitals initiative, designed to help hospitals lead by example in promoting healthy behaviors. Healthy Kansas Hospitals is a project of the Kansas Hospital Education and Research Foundation.
KHA Media Advisory - Wilson Medical Center - Centers of Excellence Award.pdf
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Wilson Medical Center has recently emerged as an exceptional innovator in the Healthy Kansas Hospitals initiative, designed to help hospitals lead by example in promoting healthy behaviors. Healthy Kansas Hospitals is a project of the Kansas Hospital Education and Research Foundation.
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For more information regarding the KHA Leadership Institute, contact the KHA Education Department at cmadden@kha-net.org or (785) 233-7436.
For more information regarding this program, contact Tish Hollingsworth or Dee Lewis at (785) 233-7436.
The Kansas Hospital Association is hosting a three-part management development webinar series that will take place over several months. This webinar series will provide new and more experienced managers with the nuts and bolts of management.
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For more information regarding the KHA Workers' Compensation Board Meeting, contact Ronni Anderson (kanderson@khsc.org) or Steve Poage (spoage@kha-net.org) at (785) 233-7436.