News & Announcements
A reminder from NHA President Laura J. Redoutey, FACHE, to have a safe and celebratory Labor Day holiday weekend!Posted on 08/29/2014
This Labor Day weekend, please join the Nebraska Hospital Association in recognizing the 43,000 dedicated hospital employees who contribute to the health, social and economic achievements of their communities.
- Posted on 07/10/2014
The Nebraska Hospital Association Research and Educational Foundation (NHAREF) is proud to announce the 18 recipients of the NHAREF 2014 Health Care Career Scholarship Program.
- Posted on 07/02/2014
Nebraska will receive nearly $1.4 million out of the $840 million in grants awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to continue improving emergency preparedness of state and local public health and health care systems.
- Posted on 07/01/2014
NHA testimony submitted Monday, June 30, 2014, to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) regarding its hospital inpatient prospective payment system (IPPS) proposed rule for fiscal year 2015.
HEN: Fillmore County Hospital, Geneva
Fillmore County Hospital in Geneva is working to reduce its rate of patient harm.
Fillmore County Hospital has worked to improve its culture of safety by changing how it measures and tracks total harm and by being transparent when such incidents do occur. The transparency help staff understand, "all harm events are potentially preventable and no harm event is acceptable."
The changes made contributed to a 74 percent reduction in the patient harm rate since 2011.