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Join Angelina and Jen for another edition of Get to Know Your WHA Peer Network Group Chair with WHA Lab Peer Network Chair John Silva, Director of Laboratory Services at Family Health West. Watch Now

Please welcome WHA's newest Corporate Partner, Union leasing, your customized vehicle leasing and management partner. Learn More

Our very own Pilar Mank recently received the HFMA Founders Medal of Honor. Way to go Pilar! Learn More

To celebrate Healthcare Management’s 30th anniversary, we are spotlighting the staff who help owners and clients every day. This month, we’d like you to meet our Department. Learn More

Member registration for the WHA Annual Summit is now open! The Summit will take place on August 3rd and 4th in Grand Junction. Click here to learn more and register!

Member News

Awards and Recognition

Value-based Contracting News

CCA Administrative Director Marnell Bradfield explains why investment in care coordination saves money downstream for both the patient and the health system in this month's Rural Connections. Read More

The CCA is pleased to announce that Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald has joined our team as the new Medical Director. Learn More

Corporate Partner Highlights

WHA's Corporate Partners bring programs to our members that not only save money but improve efficiencies. This month we are highlighting Parker, Smith & Feek, who helps numerous WHA members with their Employee Benefits and Property and Casualty Insurance needs. Learn More

Peer Network Activities

Please click here to access our member's only content in the member portal on In the portal you can register for upcoming Peer Network meetings, see meeting recaps, listen to presentations, and more.

Leadership Academy

Upcoming Classes – Learn More & Register

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Free Webinar, May 10, 2022, 12:00 to 1:00 pm

The Art of Giving & Receiving Feedback Virtual Series
$50 per person, June 21 & 23, 2022, 12:00 to 12:40 pm

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