The Voice of IHA and its Members


Harmony is IHA’s publication covering hospital and health care issues, IHA initiatives and events and member news. Each issue, you’ll get an in-depth look at IHA member priorities, from upcoming health care legislation to advances in quality and patient safety.

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Past Issues





Summer 2014 

In this issue, IHA President Doug Leonard, incoming Chairman Martin Padgett and current Chairman Mike Packnett discuss the highlights of 2014 and what's to come in 2015. Hear from them about enrollment efforts, HIP 2.0, quality and charge transparency and much more.

In this issue, IHA Chairman of the Board discusses the importance of patient safety within Indiana hospitals and how coverage expansion through the Healthy Indiana Plan 2.0 can help.

Spring 2014
Harmony Winter 2014
Winter 2014

In this issue, IHA President Doug Leonard discusses the importance of expanding health care coverage—and how IHA and our members’ advocacy efforts play a vital role in that process.  Also in this issue, learn how Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes saved $1.3 million through process improvements.
​Topics include how Indiana hospitals reduced early elective delivery rates for expectant mothers, a CEO Perspective from Tim Flesch, retired CEO of St. Mary's Health System and why Indiana hospitals need coverage expansion.





Fall 2013
Summer 2013/Third Quarter issue of Harmony
Summer 2013
​Topics include enrollment efforts for the Affordable Care Act, highlights from the
2013 Annual meeting and a review of the year's most important advocacy issues.

Topics include Coalition for Care patient safety improvements, Dimensions utilization analysis and a preview of the 2013 Annual Meeting.

​Topics include upcoming conferences,
advice on ICD-10 implementation and
a spotlight on the new IHA website.

​Topics include coverage expansion, hospitals' economic impact on Indiana, advocacy efforts, and strategic priorities for the coming year.





November/December 2012

Topics include coverage expansion, 2012 election highlights and reports from the 2012 Annual Meeting.

September/October 2012

Topics include advocacy in advance of Election Day, coverage expansion and updates from the Indiana Patient Safety Center and Coalition for Care.

July/August 2012

Topics include the aftermath of the Supreme Court’s Affordable Care Act decision, a preview of the 2012 Annual Meeting and the top 10 reimbursement issues in 2012.


May/June 2012​

Topics include the IHA Trustee Conference, Discover Dimensions and the 2012 Leadership Conference.

March/April 2012

Topics include the upcoming 2012 elections, Databank and the launch of Coalition for Care.

January/February 2012

Topics include Hospital Day at the Statehouse, patient safety and an introduction to IHA data services.

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