Annual MAHA Spring Conference and Legislative Update

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Date & Location

Thursday, March 29

Courtyard by Marriott
3301 LeMone Industrial Blvd.
Columbia, Mo.

Register on or before Friday, March 23.

MAHA Member — $125

The registration fee includes all conference materials, breakfast, lunch and breaks.

This seminar is being offered at a reduced registration fee to MHA-member hospitals because of a contribution from MHA Management Services Corporation.

Hotel Reservation

A block of rooms has been reserved for your convenience.
Please make reservations directly with the hotel at 573/443-8000.
Request the MHA Health Institute overnight room rate: Single/double $119 + tax
Hotel cut-off date: Monday, March 5


The Missouri Association of Hospital Auxiliaries, in conjunction with the MHA Health Institute, is pleased to announce a new one-day format for the 40th Annual MAHA Spring Conference and Legislative Update. Designed specifically for the education of hospital auxilians and volunteers, the program will feature sessions on workplace violence, stroke rehabilitation and more. Please join us as we celebrate the 40th anniversary of this event!


Wednesday, March 28

4 p.m. — Nominating Committee Meeting

5 p.m. — MAHA Board Meeting

Thursday, March 29

8 a.m. — Registration/Breakfast

9 a.m. — Welcome/Opening Remarks
Paula Pierce

MAHA President
Capital Region Medical Center
Jefferson City, Mo.

Leonard Zanatta
MAHA Education Chair
Citizens Memorial Hospital
Bolivar, Mo.

9:15 a.m. — Stroke Rehabilitation and the Caregiver
Ruthanna Hunter, M.D.
Capital Region Physicians – Neurology
Capital Region Medical Center
Jefferson City, Mo.

10:15 a.m. — Break

10:30 a.m. — 2017 Table Talks — Demonstrations of exemplary projects from across the state.

11:45 a.m. — 40th Anniversary Lunch

1 p.m. — Meet the MAHA Board

1:15 p.m. — Legislative Update
Mary Becker
Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Communications
Missouri Hospital Association
Jefferson City, Mo.

2:15 p.m. — Break

2:30 p.m. — Workplace Violence in Missouri’s Hospitals: Trends and Remedies
Jaclyn Gatz, MPA, CHEP
Vice President of Grant Management and Safety
Missouri Hospital Association
Jefferson City, Mo.

4 p.m. — Adjournment

For More Information

Contact Donna McCulloch
Convention and Meetings Coordinator
573/893-3700 ext. 1317