Category: Press Releases


Spring 2021 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades Announced for State of Michigan

Michigan ranks tenth in the country for highest percentage of “A” hospitals

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2021 EAM Hospital Patient Safety Awards Announced

Eighteen hospitals earn patient safety award

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Michigan Hospitals Earn Top Hospital Status

Five Hospitals in Michigan Receive Coveted National Distinction

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EAM Welcomes New Director of Membership and Development

Mike Grudzinski joins the EAM as Director of Membership and Development, bringing over twenty years of experience to the team The Economic Alliance for Michigan (EAM) is proud to welcome Mike Grudzinski as the organization’s Director of Membership and Development….

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New Study Shows State’s Hospital Prices One of the Lowest in Nation

Michigan Recorded Second Lowest Pricing in new RAND 3.0 Hospital Price Transparency Study

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COVID-19 Patients Protected from Surprise Billing

Federal Government Takes Action to Protect COVID-19 Patients from Surprise Billing

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How Market Dynamics Impact Hospital Pricing

The Economic Alliance for Michigan (EAM), a nonprofit group comprised of Michigan’s largest employers and unions, released a study outlining how various market dynamics impact hospital pricing.

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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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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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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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