Category: News


TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Tickets on Sale Now! The 2020 EAM Health Purchaser Forum. Join us for a day filled with information and solutions pertaining to the purchasing and contracting of pharmaceuticals.  Employers networking and discovering ways to DISRUPT! the Pharmaceutical Industry and add dollars to your company’s bottom line.

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Mandated arbitration for patient’s surprise billing not the answer

Mandated arbitration for patient’s surprise billing is not the answer. The Economic Alliance for Michigan (EAM) and its members are pleased that the U.S. Congress is working to address the surprise billing problem that is plaguing patients around the country….

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Nine Hospitals name “Top Hospital”

Leapfrog Announces 2019 Top Hospital Award for State of Michigan Hospitals Nine Receive Coveted National Distinction   December 17, 2019 – The Economic Alliance for Michigan (EAM) and The Leapfrog Group announced nine hospitals in the State of Michigan] have been…

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Fall 2019 Hospital Safety Grades

32 Hospitals in Michigan earned an “A” for patient safety. Was your hospital one of them?

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Only 1 in 5 Hospitals Meet Maternity Care Standards

Report from The Leapfrog Group Finds Only 1 in 5 U.S. Hospitals Fully Meet Payor Standards for Maternity Care  Hospital Performance Varies on Unnecessary Cesarean Sections, Early Elective Deliveries and Episiotomies  NOVI, MICHIGAN, May 29, 2019 – The Economic Alliance…

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Eleven Michigan hospitals awarded for excellence and improvement in maternity care

Discover more about maternity care in Michigan with the EAM Maternity Care Project

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86 percent of reporting hospitals in Michigan not fully meeting standards for medication safety

The Leapfrog Group’s 2019 Report on Medication Safety Analyzes Hospital Performance in Deploying Life-Saving Technology to Reduce Medication Errors The Leapfrog Group released its 2019 report on Medication Safety. The report is based on results of the 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Survey,…

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2019 EAM Hospital Patient Safety Awards Announced

Sixteen hospitals earn patient safety award

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CMS Penalizes 24 Michigan Hospitals

CMS Penalizes 24 Michigan Hospitals 58 percent of penalized hospitals located in Southeastern Michigan NOVI, MICHIGAN, March 6, 2019 – The Economic Alliance for Michigan (EAM), a nonprofit group comprised of Michigan’s largest employers and unions, is concerned about the…

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State Legislature Passes Air Ambulance Bills

Bills Addressing High Cost of Air Ambulance Passed by State Legislature NOVI, MICHIGAN, December 6, 2018:  The Economic Alliance for Michigan (EAM), a statewide collaboration of business and labor organizations, is pleased to announce that the Michigan Legislature passed a…

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Six Michigan Hospitals Earn Top Hospital Status

Six hospitals in Michigan earn status of Top Hospital. Is your hospital one of them?

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Hospitals in Michigan Struggle in Preventing Infections

Hospitals in Michigan Struggle in Preventing Infections Troubling New Report on Hospital Infections Comes While the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Considers Discontinuing Publicly Reporting Rates Each day, one out of 25 hospital patients in the U.S. contracts a…

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