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MHA represents the interests of its members in the legislative and executive branches of federal, state and local governments.

MHA staff coordinate federal advocacy initiatives with the American Hospital Association. MHA also provides leadership in the Missouri General Assembly by supporting legislation beneficial to the hospital community, and opposing legislation that is detrimental to Missouri’s hospitals.


MHA members and staff meet periodically with Missouri’s congressional health staff in Washington, D.C.

During the meeting, hospital members shared information on various issues being discussed by Congress and the executive branch. The following materials were used to shape the discussion during the congressional health staff briefing.


2024 Legislative Session Summary

MHA published its summary of the 2024 state legislative session, which describes the outcomes of various legislative proposals affecting hospitals and health care. MHA staff appreciates our members’ work to help us advocate on their behalf.



2024 Legislative Guide

MHA’s 2024 Legislative Guide reviews key issues expected to be debated in the upcoming session of the Missouri General Assembly and provides MHA’s advocacy priorities. The guide can be used to support and inform hospital-based advocacy efforts at the state level.


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Jane Drummond Crop LR

Jane Drummond

General Counsel and Senior Vice President of Governmental Relations

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573-893-3700 | ext. 1328

Rob Monsees Crop LR

Rob Monsees

Division Vice President of Advocacy and Senior Political Advisor

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573-893-3700 | ext. 1392

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