Mille Lacs Health System
Mary Rains: 320-532-2608
The 10th annual adverse health report, put out by the Minnesota Hospital Association, (MHA) was released on Thurs., Jan 23. Initiated by the MHA and the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and created through state legislation in 2003, the system is the first in the nation to be built on the National Quality Forum's list of 28 reportable adverse events. The MDH and MHA produce an annual report of adverse events that have occurred in Minnesota hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and regional treatment centers.