Education List

HIIN Falls Program: Re-Energizing Prevention Practices

This full-day program will focus on best practice approaches to fall and injury prevention. The program will be led by Patricia Quigley, PhD, a nationally renowned expert in clinical practice innovations in patient safety, nursing and rehabilitation designed to promote independence and safety.

First priority will be given to MHA/HRET Hospital Improvement and Innovation Network (HIIN)  hospitals.  Registration will be offered on a space available basis to all other Maine Hospitals.

If you have questions, please contact Carol Sinclair at

Date: 6/12/2017
CMS Proposed Changes To Discharge Planning & IMPACT Webinar

This program will focus on the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act (IMPACT) and the CMS hospital proposed changes to the discharge planning standards. This session will be beneficial for hospitals as well as Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs).

Date: 6/13/2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Bridging the Post-Acute Care Gap To Reduce Readmissions Web

The IMPACT Act helps assess the health status of individuals as they transition between acute and post-acute care settings. If these care settings are not “speaking the same language” by collecting and reporting on different health criteria, this can hurt quality measures and contribute to readmission penalties in both care settings. This presentation will address this issue and much more.

Date: 6/21/2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2017 Summer Forum Conference

Mark your calendars and plan to attend MHA’s annual Summer Forum, June 21-23, at the Samoset Resort in Rockport, Maine.

The Summer Forum is MHA's largest venue for healthcare education.  Held annually, it attracts close to 400 healthcare professionals, business leaders and government officials from across Maine and New England.

Date: 6/21/2017 6:00 PM - 6/23/2017 12:00 PM
2017 Basic Trustee Orientation

The Basic Orientation - Healthcare Governance: Roles and Responsibilities of a Trustee is designed for newer board members. It will focus on the fundamental duties of hospital trustees. Highly respected governance expert Eric Lister, MD, who continues to receive rave reviews from past participants, will lead the program.

Date: 9/28/2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM