By Ginger - Site Admin on Friday, September 28, 2018 8:17 AM
The KIPSQ Fall Forum, October 16 in Louisville, will gather both Patient Safety Organization (PSO) members and non-PSO members to discuss the Opioid Crisis. Presentations will encompass an intensive study conducted by ECRI Institute regarding Opioid use in acute care, a diversion prevention assessment tool and the legalities surrounding this issue.

Health care attorneys, risk management professionals, patient safety officers, quality leaders, nurse leaders, clinical leaders, CEOs, senior executives and administrative leaders are all encouraged to attend. CEUs will be available.

View the Forum Brochure for agenda details. Online registration is available for your convenience.

If you have any questions, please contact...
By Ginger - Site Admin on Thursday, September 27, 2018 9:55 AM

The KHA phone system is now repaired. You can again reach us via phone (502-426-6220 or 800-945-4542).

KHA's phone system is currently down. We have contacted our provider for service, but we do not currently know how long the system will be unavailable. All staff has access to email, and if you need to contact us urgently, but do not know which staff member can help, please email communications@kyha.com.

This blog article will be updated when the system is repaired.

By Ginger - Site Admin on Thursday, September 27, 2018 9:47 AM
KHA's book, Kentucky Hospital Statistics, is now available exclusively online. You can reach the book directly at https://www.kyha.com/kentucky-hospital-statistics.

Kentucky Hospital Statistics is a comprehensive compilation of data on Kentucky hospitals:

Numbers, types and location of hospitals in Kentucky Utilization of services Hospital finances Quality indicators Workforce and the economic impact of Kentucky’s hospitals as employers Statewide demographics Health status of Kentucky Each section will be updated as new data is available. Each update will be announced on the KHA blog.

You can reach the publication on www.kyha.com under Services->Publications->Special Publications or Data Center->Member Services Data or via the direct link listed above.

...
By Ginger - Site Admin on Thursday, September 27, 2018 9:39 AM
Falls Risk ImageFalls Prevention Awareness Week is September 22 to September 28. Join the Fall Prevention Center of Excellence and the National Council of Aging (NCOA) to help spread awareness and promote strategies for falls prevention through a variety of education and resources as well as participate in social media discussions. To learn more about this week and access resources, click here. To get information on NCOA's Fall Prevention Awareness Day webinar, Facebook Live event and their twitter chat, click here....
By Ginger - Site Admin on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 8:13 AM

Gateway Rehabilitation Hospital in Florence will host an Active Shooter Preparedness Seminar on October 24.

The program will be presented by Gregory A. Howard, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Protective Security Advisor - Kentucky District since 2009. As a Protective Security Advisor, Howard supports Kentucky’s homeland security efforts by facilitating, coordinating and performing vulnerability assessments for critical infrastructures and assets, and by acting as a physical and technical security advisor to federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies. Prior to serving in this role, Howard retired from the U.S. Coast Guard as a Commander with over 22 years of maritime law enforcement, safety and security experience.

To attend, please RSVP to Chad Beasley at Gateway Rehabilitation Hospital (859-426-2373).

By Ginger - Site Admin on Monday, September 24, 2018 9:03 AM
KAHQ Award PresentationThe Kentucky Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (K-HIIN) was honored on Friday with the 2018 Team Achievement Award by the Kentucky Association for Healthcare Quality (KAHQ). The KAHQ Executive Committee noted K-HIIN's multiple projects with hospitals to increase quality care along with, "the results obtained throughout the state are quite impressive" as reasons for the award.

K-HIIN is the latest in a multitude of quality and patient safety projects KHA has coordinated and participated in over the years. The hard work of participating hospitals in this project has resulted in progress in several areas, including Adverse Drug Events – Excessive Anticoagulation, CAUTI, CLABSI, Falls, Stage 3 and 4 Pressure Injuries, and Ventilator-Associated Events.

The K-HIIN team is grateful to KAHQ for this recognition of the dedication they and...
By Ginger - Site Admin on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 9:24 AM
HCLC ImageThe 2019 KHA Legislative Platform will be presented to the Association membership for approval at the annual KHA Health Care Leadership Conference (HCLC) on November 9 at the Louisville Marriott East.

Governor Bevin’s Executive Cabinet Secretary Scott Brinkman will report from the Executive Branch on health care, Medicaid, the drug epidemic and other challenges facing the commonwealth.

Leaders of the Kentucky Senate and the Kentucky House of Representatives will reveal plans for the upcoming session and how health care factors into their parties' agendas. A media panel will address the hot topics associated with the 2019 session of the Kentucky General Assembly, the future of politics in Kentucky and its impact at the state and federal levels.

Finally, U.S. House editor...
By Ginger - Site Admin on Monday, September 17, 2018 9:12 AM
KHA, in association with The Ridge Behavioral Health System and the Advocacy Action Network, will host a conference on suicide prevention systems on Friday, December 7 at The Marriott Griffin Gate in Lexington. Mark your calendars now!

The focus this year is Suicide: Among All Ages and Stages.

Suicide takes life without regard to age, income, education, social standing, race or gender. Overall, suicide is the 10th leading cause of death for all Americans, the second leading cause of death for adults ages 25-34 and the third leading cause of death for youth ages 15-24. In Kentucky, suicide is the 11th leading cause of death. On average, one person dies by suicide every 12 hours in Kentucky.

The conference has an experienced lineup of presenters, including Kristen Quinlan, PhD, Evaluator for SAMHSA’s CAPT Northeast Resource Team and Epidemiologist for SAMHSA’s Suicide Prevention Resource Center. Dr. Quinlan is a senior research associate at Education Development Center,...
By Ginger - Site Admin on Monday, September 17, 2018 9:08 AM

Sponsorship ImageIf you are looking to build connections and/or establish affiliations or joint ventures with Kentucky hospitals to better assist them in fulfilling their responsibilities in a cost-effective manner, consider being a sponsor of the Kentucky Hospital Association.

Sponsorships include opportunities at KHA's signature event, the 90th Annual Convention — May 8-10, 2019.

There are several different sponsorship levels to meet your needs. If you have any questions, please contact Claire Arant at KHA (carant@kyha.com) or visit the Sponsorship Opportunities page of our website at www.kyha.com/sponsorship-opportunities.

By Ginger - Site Admin on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 9:11 AM
FairCode LogoKHA Solutions Group Affinity Partner FairCode Associates was founded in 2001 by a team of physicians and nurses to improve coding documentation and compliance in hospitals. They are dedicated to the correct documentation of patient acuity, and to ensuring that their clients receive full and fair compensation for the care they render.

FairCode's specially trained physicians and coding professionals have been working with clients nationwide. This list includes academic medical centers, teaching hospitals, rural community hospitals and multi-hospital health systems.

They work closely with your coders and CDI team members to bridge the gap between clinical documentation and the assignment of codes. Using advanced technology to support peer-to-peer communication with attending physicians, a DRG-specific database of historic changes, (to say nothing...
By Ginger - Site Admin on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 8:51 AM

KHA will host a Full Membership Update call on Thursday, September 13 from 2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. (ET). The agenda for the call is as follows:

  1. Medicaid Update
  2. UPL Update
  3. CON Update

To participate, please dial: 1-877-594-8353
When prompted, enter participant number: 16020884

By Ginger - Site Admin on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 8:45 AM

survey imageKHA is conducting a survey on hospital policies and procedures regarding Hepatitis A in the emergency department.

Please take a few moments to complete the brief survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KHAHepA2018 by September 14.

If you have any questions, please contact Ashley Peterson at KHA (apeterson@kyha.com).

By Ginger - Site Admin on Monday, September 10, 2018 9:15 AM

Open Enrollment for the 2019 Medicaid Plan Year will take place from November 1 - November 30, 2018. While new beneficiaries can enroll in Medicaid at any time, Open Enrollment is the only chance for beneficiaries who are already receiving Medicaid to switch their Managed Care Organization (MCO).

The Open Enrollment period gives beneficiaries the opportunity to consider what MCO offers the best plan for their family's needs and situation.

If beneficiaries want to change their MCO during Open Enrollment, they can visit benefind.ky.gov, visit their local Department for Community Based Services (DCBS) office or talk to their local Assister.

By Ginger - Site Admin on Thursday, September 06, 2018 8:47 AM
BBB LogoKHA is grateful for the support of its Annual Sponsors! Through their generous donations, KHA is better able to support its members and provide a wide array of services. Please join KHA in thanking Gold Sponsor Barnett Benvenuti & Butler PLLC!

The attorneys and staff of Barnett Benvenuti & Butler (BB&B) are dedicated to the law of health care. Their clients appreciate responsive attorneys, substantive advice and efficient solutions tailored to the particular needs of health care providers. The firm's legal team is driven to provide exceptional service through effective advocacy and wise counsel. Their focus on health law helps you focus on health care.

For more information, visit the BB&B website at http://www.bbb-law.com/....
By Ginger - Site Admin on Tuesday, September 04, 2018 8:22 AM
MASA LogoEmergencies and accidents can happen anytime, anywhere. Are your employees prepared for the financial burdens that could arise due to extremely high medical transportation costs both at home or while traveling the country?

Americans today suffer from a false sense of security that their medical coverage will pay for all costs associated with emergency or critical care transport. The reality is that the majority of people are only partially covered for these costs.

MASA Medical Transport Solutions provides more than just benefits. They provide the ultimate peace of mind from emergency medical transport bills after even the best insurance companies have paid their part.

Here’s what you can expect with MASA:

Payroll deducted - $7 per pay period ($14 a month)....
Recent Comments
There are no recent comments on this blog.
News by Topic
event (264)
education (245)
meeting (130)
cms (123)
advocacy (94)
Sponsor Spotlight (88)
webinar (88)
KHA Sponsor (84)
quality (76)
convention (72)
Medicaid (58)
deadline (52)
EHR (48)
comments (47)
AHA (40)
announcement (40)
CAH (35)
survey (35)
patient safety (32)
ACHE (31)
Sponsorship (31)
Affinity Partner (30)
registration (30)
Solutions Group (30)
KHA Annual Convention (29)
awards (28)
340B (27)
award (27)
KHA Convention (27)
KHA Solutions Group (26)
Medicare (25)
report (25)
chfs (23)
data (23)
KHA (22)
CON (20)
MCO (20)
newsletter (18)
trustees (18)
opioids (16)
save the date (16)
district meeting (15)
K-HEN (15)
kipsq (15)
legislation (15)
Health Care Leadership Conference (14)
kshprm (14)
meaningful use (14)
publication (14)
conditions of participation (13)
EHR Incentive Program (13)
Joint Commission (13)
Kentucky Trustee (13)
KY SOS (13)
opioid stewardship (13)
Patient Safety Hero (13)
regulation (13)
rural hospitals (13)
Attestation (12)
DMS (12)
DSH (12)
hhs (12)
ICD-10 (12)
Patient Safety Hero Award (12)
Quality Conference (12)
Annual Meeting (11)
CoP (11)
emergency preparedness (11)
governance (11)
infection prevention (11)
proposed rule (11)
workforce (11)
A Day for Infection Preventionists (10)
ACA (10)
careLearning (10)
certificate of need (10)
hospital board (10)
kentucky general assembly (10)
K-HIIN (10)
nursing (10)
PPS (10)
pso (10)
resources (10)
training (10)
website (10)
AHRQ (9)
emergency medicine (9)
general assembly (9)
LTACH (9)
SunRx (9)
testing (9)
volunteers (9)
conference (8)
electronic health record (8)
federal issues (8)
marketing (8)
mental health (8)
opps (8)
prescriptions (8)
public relations (8)
qio (8)
ratings (8)
recruitment (8)
reports (8)
safety (8)
staffing (8)
state health plan (8)
alert (7)
coding (7)
critical access hospital (7)
forum (7)
funding (7)
insurance (7)
ipps (7)
irf (7)
KHA Board (7)
KHA Solutions Group Affinity Partner (7)
kshe (7)
legislative session (7)
managed care (7)
PAC (7)
pharmacy (7)
policy (7)
Quality Conference Sponsor (7)
reimbursement (7)
study (7)
summer series (7)
thoroughbred awards (7)
Washington (7)
Board (6)
Circle of Friends (6)
cybersecurity (6)
ebola (6)
emergency department (6)
HIT (6)
human resources (6)
IT (6)
long-term care (6)
news (6)
opioid crisis (6)
readmissions (6)
seminar (6)
Small Rural and CAH Forum (6)
telehealth (6)
utilization (6)
waiver (6)
app (5)
Board Chair (5)
ED (5)
EDie (5)
EED (5)
grants (5)
health insurance exchange (5)
healthcare coalition conference (5)
home health (5)
incentive program (5)
IRS (5)
KAHCR (5)
Kentucky Association for Healthcare Recruitment (5)
KHA Quality Awards (5)
LTCH (5)
obituary (5)
oig (5)
political action committee (5)
post-acute care (5)
public health (5)
Qualivis (5)
RAC (5)
recognition (5)
regulations (5)
SANE (5)
SHP (5)
work plan (5)
1115 waiver (4)
Affinity Partner Program (4)
aha advisory (4)
allied association (4)
allied society (4)
application (4)
asc (4)
CDC (4)
CEO (4)
CMT (4)
Collective Medical Technologies (4)
compliance (4)
continuum of care (4)
Day at the Legislature (4)
DRG (4)
emergency room (4)
Environment of Care (4)
EOC (4)
ER (4)
faq (4)
grant (4)
guidance (4)
hardship exception (4)
health and welfare committee (4)
Hepatitis A (4)
HFMA (4)
HMO (4)
hotel (4)
hrsa (4)
information (4)
Kentucky Office of Rural Health (4)
KEPRO (4)
KHA Data Center (4)
KHA staff (4)
legislative priorities (4)
MACRA (4)
materials management (4)
MCOs (4)
MIPS (4)
organ donation (4)
podcast (4)
post acute care (4)
presumptive eligibility (4)
recruiters (4)
Republic Bank (4)
retirement (4)
security (4)
small and rural (4)
small hospitals (4)
small rural (4)
social media (4)
sponsor (4)
Sponsors (4)
staff (4)
substance use disorder (4)
SUD (4)
swing beds (4)
technology (4)
trauma (4)
U.S. News and World Report (4)
US Congress (4)
90th Anniversary (3)
accreditation (3)
AHA Annual Meeting (3)
anthem (3)
antibiotics (3)
automated payments (3)
auxilians (3)
Awards Luncheon (3)
Behavioral Health (3)
Best Hospitals (3)
breastfeeding (3)
brochure (3)
bundled payments (3)
careers (3)
CEU (3)
child abuse (3)
chip (3)
civil rights (3)
Collective Medical (3)
Collective Platform (3)
Comer (3)
Commerce Bank (3)
compounding (3)
conference call (3)
critical access (3)
critical access hospitals (3)
cyber security (3)
deaf (3)
Directory (3)
DPH (3)
federal (3)
federal advocacy (3)
finance (3)
Gala (3)
Governance Award (3)
Guthrie (3)
hard of hearing (3)
HCLC (3)
health care engineers (3)
Healthcare Staffing Solutions (3)
heroin (3)
hospital compare (3)
HRET (3)
improvement (3)
information technology (3)
inpatient rehabilitation facility (3)
jobs (3)
KDPH (3)
KHA comments (3)
KHA District Meeting (3)
KHREF (3)
KORH (3)
kynect (3)
LabCorp (3)
lawsuit (3)
lbmc (3)
LEP (3)
licensure fees (3)
MAC (3)
managed care organizations (3)
Medicaid Waiver (3)
MedPAC (3)
mobile (3)
mom and baby (3)
nominations (3)
outpatient (3)
patient safety organization (3)
payments (3)
PE (3)
proposed changes (3)
quality improvement (3)
rehab (3)
rehabilitation (3)
Rural (3)
rural health (3)
sexual assault response (3)
SNF (3)
solutions (3)
special event (3)
state auditor (3)
supply chain (3)
taxes (3)
TB (3)
teamSTEPPS (3)
TEG (3)
transparency (3)
travelers (3)
trip (3)
Two-Midnight Rule (3)
United States Pharmacopeia (3)
Update (3)
USP (3)
Utilization Trend Report (3)
VBP (3)
video (3)
wage index (3)
workplace violence (3)
1115 (2)
ACO (2)
active shooter (2)
addiction medicine (2)
ADE (2)
AHA Annual Survey (2)
AHA Regulatory Advisory (2)
analysis (2)
APM (2)
appeals (2)
appointment (2)
audits (2)
behavioral health parity (2)
behavioral health services (2)
Best Places to Work in Kentucky (2)
Blackhawk Down (2)
Bluegrass Care Navigators (2)
Board of Governors Exam (2)
Board of Trustees (2)
Boehringer Ingelheim (2)
BOG (2)
book signing (2)
CAUTI (2)
CEO Dashboard (2)
Cepheid (2)
cesarean (2)
CGS (2)
CLABSI (2)
claims (2)
CNO (2)
Columbia HeartSource (2)
CommerceVantage (2)
communications (2)
community benefits (2)
Concord Medical Group (2)
co-op (2)
court ruling (2)
cyber attack (2)
data center (2)
DataGen (2)
DEA (2)
delay (2)
Diamond Sponsor (2)
disproportionate share hospital (2)
district meetings (2)
dme (2)
donation (2)
download (2)
drug prevention (2)
eLearning (2)
email (2)
emerency preparedness (2)
engineers (2)
expansion (2)
extension (2)
face to face credits (2)
facility management (2)
facility manager (2)
FairCode (2)
Fall Volunteer Conference (2)
federal legislation (2)
forums (2)
Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky (2)
Get Smart about Antibiotics (2)
Governance Leadership Award (2)
Governor Begin (2)
HAC (2)
HANDS Award (2)
hardship applications (2)
HCAHPS (2)
Health Care Governance Leadership Award (2)
hearing (2)
HIPAA (2)
home care (2)
honor (2)
HOPD (2)
hospice (2)
Hospital Rate Improvement Program (2)
hospital surveys (2)
HospitalCareers.com (2)
hotel reservation (2)
HRIP (2)
HSG (2)
IKORCC (2)
incentive (2)
Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters (2)
infection preventionists (2)
information security (2)
job listing (2)
Joint Commission Update (2)
Kentucky HEALTH (2)
Kentucky Hospital Statistics (2)
Kentucky Regional Extension Center (2)
Kentucky Senate (2)
keynote speaker (2)
KHA Annual Volunteer Conference (2)
KHA Award (2)
KHA Board of Trustees (2)
KHA Day at the Legislature (2)
KHA victory (2)
KONL (2)
laws (2)
LBMC Security Services (2)
Leapfrog (2)
legal advisory (2)
Legislative Committee (2)
Life Safety (2)
limited English proficient (2)
listening session (2)
litigation (2)
long-term acute care hospital (2)
LVH (2)
Massie (2)
MBQIP (2)
MDH (2)
Meciare (2)
media (2)
medicare advantage (2)
mental health parity (2)
Mike Rust (2)
MOON (2)
Most Wired (2)
nurse leaders (2)
office closed (2)
ONC (2)
opiods (2)
opportunities (2)
palliative care (2)
parity (2)
payment adjustment (2)
payment cuts (2)
payment program (2)
payment systems (2)
pediatrics (2)
PHI (2)
PHI Air Medical (2)
physicians (2)
policy change (2)
Portola Pharmaceuticals (2)
presentations (2)
Press Conference (2)
ProAssurance (2)
proclamation (2)
psychiatric (2)
QRP (2)
Qventus (2)
ranking (2)
rankings (2)
ransomware (2)
REC (2)
recruiting (2)
reimbusement (2)
reporting (2)
reporting requirements (2)
restraint (2)
results (2)
Rogers (2)
rural hospital (2)
safe table (2)
safe table meetings (2)
salary (2)
salary survey (2)
SANE-Ready Hospital (2)
Section 1557 (2)
sepsis (2)
Sequentia (2)
settlement (2)
sexual assault (2)
sexual assault nurse examiner (2)
SGR (2)
SIM project (2)
site-neutral payments (2)
small rural hospitals (2)
soar (2)
Special Operations Warrior Foundation (2)
state issues (2)
statistics (2)
strategic planning (2)
stroke (2)
suicide (2)
swing bed (2)
transition of care (2)
transitional care (2)
traveler (2)
TruBridge (2)
trustee report (2)
two midnight rule (2)
u.s. congress (2)
University of the Cumberlands (2)
updates (2)
UPL (2)
va (2)
violence (2)
Workforce Survey (2)
Yarmuth (2)
#123forEquity (1)
#HAVhope (1)
1115 Medicaid Waiver (1)
2 Midnight Rule (1)
21st Century Cures Act (1)
501(c)(3) (1)
95x96 (1)
abstract (1)
abuse (1)
access to care (1)
Accountable Health Communities (1)
ACHE credits (1)
action alert (1)
activism (1)
acute care (1)
AD&D (1)
addiction (1)
Advanced Sterilization Products (1)
adverse drug event (1)
adverse drug events (1)
adverse events (1)
AHA Alert (1)
AHA Annual Conference (1)
AHA Survey (1)
AHAPAC (1)
AHCA (1)
Alliant Management Services (1)
alternative payment method (1)
alternative payment model (1)
American College of Emergency Physicians (1)
American College of Healthcare Executives (1)
AMN Healthcare (1)
Andy Barr (1)
Annual Volunteer Conference (1)
Anthem Foundation (1)
antibiotic resistance (1)
antibiotic stewardship (1)
Antibiotics Awareness Week (1)
Appalachia (1)
appeal (1)
Arnett Carbiss Toothman (1)
ASPR (1)
assistance program (1)
auxiliary (1)
Award of Excelence (1)
baby (1)
Baby Friendly Hospital (1)
background check (1)
bank (1)
Baptist Health (1)
Barnett Benvenuti & Butler (1)
Becton Dickinson (1)
besthospitals (1)
BHSO (1)
BiBA of 2015 (1)
bill signing (1)
billing (1)
Bit Source (1)
blind (1)
blog (1)
board assessment (1)
Board of Governors (1)
Board Self-Assessment Tool (1)
BOG Exam (1)
bonds (1)
Bost Health Policy Forum (1)
breast cancer (1)
Broadband Access (1)
business impact analysis (1)
bylaws (1)
bypass surgery (1)
C Diff (1)
Cabinet for Health and Family Services (1)
Call for Measures (1)
call to action (1)
campaign (1)
cancellation (1)
candidates (1)
carbon monoxide (1)
cardiac telemetry (1)
CardioSolution (1)
Care Logistics (1)
CareChex (1)
Caretenders (1)
CEHRT (1)
Center for Health Statistics (1)
CEO search (1)
ceremony (1)
certification (1)
CFO (1)
CFOs (1)
ChartWise (1)
ChartWise Medical System (1)
chief executive officer (1)
chief medical officer (1)
children's behavioral health (1)
CIGNA (1)
Civil Rights Act (1)
CJR (1)
claims denial (1)
CLE (1)
CLIK (1)
clinical documentation improvement (1)
clinician alert (1)
CME (1)
CMTA (1)
coalition to protect america's health care (1)
code (1)
comment period (1)
commentary (1)
CommerceBank (1)
committee (1)
community engagement (1)
Community Hospital Corporation (1)
Community of Practice (1)
community service (1)
Compdata (1)
compensation (1)
Compensation and Benefits Survey (1)
competition (1)
complaints (1)
Compliance Deadline (1)
Comprehensive Joint Replacement (1)
Consumer Checkbook (1)
consumer reports (1)
contingency planning (1)
continuing legal education (1)
contract renewal (1)
CoPs (1)
Correct Care (1)
cost sharing (1)
costs per day (1)
Council of Carpenters (1)
court decision (1)
CPHQ (1)
credentialing (1)
cuts (1)
cybercrime (1)
dashboard (1)
data analytics (1)
dating violence (1)
Dean Dorton (1)
dear colleague letter (1)
death rate (1)
deep dive (1)
denials management (1)
dental care (1)
designation (1)
detox (1)
dietician (1)
Direct Messaging (1)
disability (1)
disaster (1)
disaster relief (1)
disclaimer statement (1)
discount (1)
discrimination (1)
Distinguished Service Award (1)
Diverse Healthcare Solutions (1)
Dobson/DaVanzo (1)
DOL (1)
domestic violence (1)
draft forms (1)
drug coding (1)
drug overdose (1)
drug shortage (1)
early bird registation (1)
e-cigarettes (1)
Economic Importance Report (1)
eduction (1)
edutation (1)
Effective Communication in Hospitals (1)
effective communications (1)
EITC (1)
election (1)
electronic health records (1)
eligible hospital (1)
eligible professional (1)
emergency care (1)
employee benefits (1)
employment (1)
EMS (1)
EMTALA (1)
energey (1)
engineer (1)
engineering (1)
enrollment (1)
enterovirus (1)
environmental manager (1)
EP (1)
Ephraim McDowell (1)
equality (1)
equipment (1)
equipment maintenance (1)
equipment maintenance management program (1)
ESI (1)
Ethiopia (1)
events (1)
Evident (1)
Excellence Award (1)
Excellence in Rural Healthcare (1)
executive position (1)
Facebook (1)
facilities (1)
facility managers (1)
Facts Book (1)
falls (1)
FAQs (1)
fda (1)
federal policy (1)
Federal Poverty Guidelines (1)
Federal Register (1)
feedback (1)
FEMA (1)
fentanyl (1)
FFS (1)
Fiducius (1)
final rule (1)
final rules (1)
financial officer (1)
financial report (1)
financial services (1)
Flex Grant (1)
Flex program (1)
flood (1)
FLSA (1)
FMLA (1)
Focus Healthcare (1)
forensics (1)
foundation directors (1)
FPL (1)
fraud alert (1)
Frost Brown Todd (1)
GAO (1)
Gatlinburg (1)
gift shop managers (1)
goals (1)
governing council (1)
government relations (1)
Governor (1)
Governor Bevin (1)
grant opportunity (1)
grievances (1)
GRW (1)
guardianship (1)
guide (1)
guidelines (1)
Hal Rogers (1)
HANDS (1)
HANYS (1)
hard stop policy (1)
hardship application (1)
HAV (1)
HCAHPS Star Ratings (1)
HCC (1)
HCUP (1)
health (1)
health administration (1)
health care (1)
health care attorney (1)
health care disparities (1)
health care facilities (1)
health care information technology (1)
health care law (1)
Health Care Quality Week (1)
health care workforce (1)
Health e-News (1)
health information exchange (1)
health information management (1)
health information technology (1)
health insurance (1)
Health IT (1)
health literacy (1)
Health Subcommittee (1)
Healthcare Staffing Services (1)
heart collaborative (1)
hemophilia (1)
HEN (1)
hepatitis c (1)
HH&N (1)
HHS OIG (1)
HIE (1)
High Risk Hospitalization (1)
HIIN (1)
HIM (1)
HMPAC (1)
holiday (1)
holiday schedule (1)
hospital attorneys (1)
Hospital Claims Settlement (1)
hospital costs (1)
hospital discharges (1)
Hospital Engagement Network (1)
hospital engineers (1)
hospital heroes (1)
Hospital Improvement Act (1)
hospital payment update (1)
hospital reclassification (1)
hospital scores (1)
hospital week (1)
HospitalCompare (1)
Hospitals and Health Networks magazine (1)
HRH (1)
human trafficking (1)
Hurricane Harvey (1)
icd-9 (1)
Ideal Protein of America (1)
IIPW (1)
IMD Exclusion (1)
immunization (1)
improper payments (1)
incentive payment (1)
Indigo Clean (1)
infant mortality (1)
infections disease (1)
information needed (1)
infosuite (1)
innovation (1)
inpatient (1)
insurance marketplace stabilization (1)
Interapt (1)
International Infection Prevention Week (1)
interpretation (1)
interpreter (1)
interpretive rule (1)
interpretors (1)
invitation (1)
IPF (1)
IQR (1)
Ireland Army Health Clinic (1)
JACO (1)
JAMIA (1)
job offer (1)
job post (1)
joint comission (1)
KACEP (1)
KAHA (1)
KAHQ (1)
KASAP (1)
KBN (1)
KCHIP (1)
KCN (1)
KCSP (1)
Kentucky (1)
Kentucky Association of Sexual Assault Programs (1)
Kentucky Board of Licensure and Certification for Dieticians and Nutritionists (1)
Kentucky Board of Pharmacy (1)
Kentucky Center for Nursing (1)
Kentucky Department for Public Health.lung injury (1)
Kentucky Health Cooperative (1)
Kentucky Immunization Coalition (1)
Kentucky Institute for Patient (1)
Kentucky Oral Health Program (1)
Kentucky Pediatric Emergency Care Coalition (1)
Kentucky Rural Health Association (1)
Kentucky Rural Hospital Financial Network (1)
Kentucky Statewide Opioid Stewardship (1)
Kentucky Supreme Court (1)
Kentucky Tonight (1)
Kersia (1)
KET (1)
KGA (1)
KHA App (1)
KHA Awards (1)
KHA Directory (1)
KHA Distinguished Service Award (1)
KHA Health Care Governance Leadership Award (1)
KHA Membership Update (1)
KHA Quality Award (1)
KHA Quality Conference (1)
KHA website (1)
KHA Workforce Survey (1)
KHIE (1)
KHIMA (1)
KI-HIPP (1)
King's Daughters Medical Center (1)
KODA (1)
KPAP (1)
KPECC (1)
KRHA (1)
KSAM (1)
KSHP (1)
KSLRP (1)
KY MPPA (1)
KYDPH (1)
KYHC (1)
KYQuality (1)
laboratory services (1)
laboratory tests (1)
LanguageLine (1)
leadership (1)
Lean (1)
Lean Health Care (1)
lean management (1)
leave management (1)
legal issues (1)
legal update (1)
Legionellosis (1)
legislative contacts (1)
Legislative Directory (1)
legislative platform (1)
Legislative Report (1)
legislative victory (1)
liability reform (1)
license procedures (1)
life expectancy (1)
life insurance (1)
ligature (1)
ligature risks (1)
limited English proficiency (1)
limited services clinics (1)
liquidation (1)
loan forgiveness (1)
longitudinal analysis (1)
long-term care hospital (1)
long-tern care hospital (1)
LoVol (1)
low-volume hospital (1)
Luckett & Farley (1)
M*Modal (1)
MACs (1)
Magnolia Medical Technologies (1)
malpractice (1)
mandatory reporting (1)
margin improvement (1)
MASA (1)
MASA Medical Transport Solutions (1)
masters program (1)
MAT (1)
material management (1)
MBI (1)
MCG Health (1)
MCM CPAs (1)
MD Interconnect (1)
measure trends analysis (1)
measures (1)
Medicaid DSH (1)
Medicaid Meaningful Use Assistance (1)
Medicaid Oversight and Advisory Committee (1)
Medicaid Partner Portal (1)
Medicaid Provider ID (1)
medical detox licensure (1)
medical liability (1)
medical practice (1)
medical review panels (1)
medical telemetry (1)
medical transport (1)
Medical Waste Services (1)
Medicare Beneficiary Identifiers (1)
Medicare Quality Based Programs (1)
Medicare Wage Index (1)
medication safety (1)
member meeting (1)
member news (1)
membership guide (1)
MHNet (1)
Mid-South CAH Conference (1)
Midway University (1)
milestone (1)
Mitch McConnell (1)
mobile app (1)
mobile device (1)
Mobile Heartbeat (1)
mortality (1)
motion to intervene (1)
MRP (1)
MSHA (1)
MSHDA (1)
NAS (1)
National Health Care Surveys (1)
National Hospital Care Survey (1)
national hospital week (1)
National Patient Safety Week (1)
National Provider Call (1)
NCSBN (1)
Nebraska (1)
needs assessment (1)
negotiated rates (1)
neonatal abstinence syndrome (1)
new administrator (1)
New KHA CEO (1)
newborn screening (1)
NFPA 99 (1)
NH-ISAC (1)
Nihon Kohden (1)
NIST EHR Randomizer Application (1)
NLC (1)
nomination (1)
nondiscrimination (1)
NOSORH (1)
NOTICE Act (1)
Nozin (1)
NPSW (1)
nurse licensure compact (1)
nutritionist (1)
observation (1)
obstetrics (1)
occupational therapy (1)
OCR (1)
ODSave (1)
Office of Health Policy (1)
OHP (1)
OMB (1)
OMHA (1)
opa (1)
op-ed (1)
Open Door Forum (1)
open enrollment (1)
Open World Program (1)
opiates (1)
opioid (1)
opioid epidemic (1)
opportunity (1)
OQR (1)
oral health (1)
ORP (1)
outbreak (1)
overdoses (1)
overtime (1)
P2P (1)
PAB (1)
Pacific Companies (1)
patien (1)
patient care (1)
Patient Driven Payment Model (1)
patient experience (1)
patient origin reports (1)
patient safety checklist (1)
patient status denials (1)
patient tracking (1)
payment adjustments (1)
payment bundle (1)
payment reduction (1)
PBR (1)
PCAKY (1)
PDPM (1)
pediatric (1)
penalties (1)
People to People (1)
performance Improvement (1)
pharmacists (1)
Pharmacy Systems (1)
Philips (1)
phone system (1)
phshing (1)
physical theray (1)
physician (1)
physician compensation (1)
physician fee schedule (1)
physician groups (1)
physician supervision (1)
physician track (1)
PI Program (1)
pilot program (1)
Pink Glove Dance (1)
plan of correction (1)
Platinum Sponsor (1)
pledge (1)
police (1)
POND (1)
population health (1)
Post Acute Care Forum (1)
postacute care (1)
poverty (1)
preparedness (1)
prescription drugs (1)
presentation (1)
president (1)
Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky (1)
preview period (1)
prior authorization (1)
professional liability (1)
Promoting Interoperability Program (1)
Promoting Interoperability Programs (1)
proposal (1)
proposed bill (1)
ProPublica (1)
prospective payment system (1)
provider support program (1)
provider-based rules (1)
psych/cd (1)
Public Health and Clinical Data Registry (1)
public health notice (1)
public reporting (1)
QHP (1)
QI (1)
QSource (1)
Quality Advisory (1)
Quality Air Solutions (1)
Quality Awards (1)
quality director (1)
Quality Leader Fellows (1)
quality reporting (1)
quality reporting program (1)
QualityNet (1)
questionnaire (1)
Quinones (1)
Quorum (1)
recap (1)
reception (1)
recerification (1)
recertification (1)
recommendations (1)
reconsideration form (1)
recording (1)
recovery audit contractor (1)
Recovery Audit Contractors (1)
recycling (1)
Region 3 (1)
Regional Extention Center (1)
relief fund (1)
REMI (1)
Remi Group (1)
Reportable Diseases (1)
reservation (1)
reservations (1)
Resource Bridge (1)
resources for the blind (1)
resources in Spanish (1)
respiratory distress (1)
restraint and seclusion (1)
review (1)
risk assessment (1)
risk issues (1)
risk management (1)
Riverside Radiology (1)
Robins & Morton (1)
Robley Rex (1)
Ronan Tynan (1)
rule (1)
rules (1)
rural health clinic (1)
Rural Hospital Flexibility Program (1)
SAFE Act (1)
safe haven (1)
safe tables (1)
Sage Products (1)
SB 4 (1)
SB 42 (1)
schedule change (1)
scholarship (1)
search firm (1)
seclusion (1)
Section 501(r) (1)
Senate Finance Committee (1)
sequestration (1)
Sevierville (1)
sexual assault evidence kits (1)
short stay policies (1)
short stay reviews (1)
SIM (1)
site-neutral payment (1)
skilled nursing (1)
skilled nursing facilities (1)
skilled nursing facility (1)
sleep center (1)
sleep lab (1)
small and rural hospitals (1)
smoke free (1)
smoke-free kentucky (1)
software (1)
Spalding University (1)
speakers (1)
speech therapy (1)
staff change (1)
staff management (1)
staff retention (1)
stage 2 (1)
Stage 3 Meaningful Use (1)
star ratings (1)
Stark Law (1)
state board (1)
state legislation (1)
State Legislature (1)
Stats Book (1)
Stevens Moon & Associates (1)
strategic plan (1)
Stroudwater Associations (1)
student loan (1)
subsidies (1)
substance abuse (1)
Sue Dill Calloway (1)
suicide prevention (1)
surgery (1)
surprise billing (1)
survey results (1)
swing bed program (1)
SwipeSense (1)
system presidents (1)
tabletop exercise (1)
talking points (1)
tax-exempt hospitals (1)
Team Achievement Award (1)
technical assistance (1)
TechSolve (1)
telemedicine (1)
telemetry (1)
television (1)
television frequencies (1)
temporary staffing (1)
Tennessee (1)
testimony (1)
Texas (1)
Thomas Massie (1)
Threshold Visitor Management Systems (1)
tips (1)
tissue donation (1)
tobacco prevention (1)
toolkit (1)
Top Performers (1)
town hall (1)
Transitions of Care (1)
translators (1)
trauma center (1)
trauma center designation (1)
trauma system (1)
trends (1)
U.S. Antibiotics Awareness Week (1)
UK Public Health Hall of Fame (1)
Unified Technologies (1)
United for Patient Safety (1)
US House (1)
US News and World Report Best Hospitals (1)
VALIC (1)
value based care (1)
value based reimbursement (1)
value-based purchasing (1)
vaping (1)
veterans (1)
violence prevention (1)
visual impairment resources (1)
visually impaired (1)
Voalte (1)
volunteer (1)
volunteer services (1)
vulnerable adult abuse (1)
warning (1)
waste management (1)
Ways and Means (1)
weather (1)
webcast (1)
webinar series (1)
whitelist (1)
Whittenberg Construction Company (1)
wildfires (1)
WINGS (1)
winners (1)
Women's Choice Awards (1)
workforce shortage (1)
Working Interdisciplinary Network of Guardianship Stakeholders Committee (1)
workshop (1)
Wyatt Tarrant & Combs (1)
Zika (1)
Contact Us

Post Office Box 436629
Louisville, Kentucky 40253-6629
Phone: 502-426-6220
Fax: 502-426-6226

KHA Staff
E-mail Us

Connect
Copyright 2014 by KHA   |  Privacy Statement