News to Note

Board of Examiners in Mortuary Science Report

The Michigan Board of Examiners in Mortuary Science met Wednesday, October 4th at 10am in Okemos, and considered the following.


Time to Renew Mortuary Science Individual and Establishment Licenses

Make sure to renew all branches


NFDA Arranger Training Coming to Detroit in January!


Medical Waste Update: All Funeral Homes Must Register Regardless of Whether Embalming is Performed on Site.

Earlier this month, a letter co-signed by officials from both the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) and the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) was sent to some Michigan funeral homes regarding compliance with the Medical Waste Regulatory Act (Act).


LARA and DEQ Send Joint Letter on Medical Waste Compliance

Earlier this month, a letter co-signed by officials from both the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) and the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) was sent to some Michigan funeral homes regarding compliance with the Medical Waste Regulatory Act (Act).


Board Sets 2018 Dues

At it’s September meeting, the MFDA Board of Directors unanimously set dues for 2018


Join Us On The 2018 MFDA Midwinter Conference!

President Eugene and Lois Wagner would like to personally invite you to attend the 2018 MFDA Midwinter Conference at the beautiful Dreams Delight Playa Bonita Panama, February 3-10th.


NFDA Annual Convention And Exposition

MFDA members attending the NFDA Annual Convention are invited to attend the MFDA Reception on Tuesday, October 31 from 5:30 - 7:00 pm at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel in the Webster Room.


NFDA Organizing for Hurricane Assistance

In the spirit of helping their professional colleagues, members have contacted MFDA inquiring about how they can help with recovery efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, specifically with regard to funeral service-related assistance.


Education Proposal Being Readied for Fall Introduction

Work is being finalized with legislators to prepare mortuary science education reform legislation for introduction when the legislature returns next month. The measure will contain two major reforms.


MIOSHA Making Random Inspections of Tri-cities Funeral Homes

Several members in the Bay City-Midland-Saginaw Tri-Cities area have reported being contacted by the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) to conduct random OSHA compliance inspections.


Time to Renew Mortuary Science Individual and Establishment Licensees

Both individual and establishment mortuary science licenses will expire on October 31.


Nie Elected to NFDA Board


Protecting yourself and your loved ones: How to select the right funeral home.


Protect your loved ones, select the right funeral home


State Shuts Down Swanson Funeral Home in Flint


Tom Farley Elected to Vacancy on MFDA Board of Directors


Summary of the June 1, 2017 Meeting of the MFDA Board of Directors


Heritage Cremation Provider Ordered to Cease and Desist by Colorado Authorities


Boston Hotels Available NOW for NFDA Annual Convention


MFDA Annual Convention...Featured Speakers Include


Summary of the March 16, 2017 Meeting of the MFDA Board of Directors


Nie Likely to Join NFDA Board as At-Large Representative


McClary and Jensen-Vatter Nominated to MFDA Board of Directors


Cremation Certification Program coming to Detroit

April 12, 2017


2017 Annual Convention, Featured Speakers


SHOULD YOU BE HONORED AT THE 2017 HONORS RECEPTION?


Past President Nie Seeks National Post


MFDA Group Billing for Health Insurance, April Billing


LARA ANNOUNCES TRANSFER OF MORTUARY SCIENCE REGULATION TO FORMER AGENCY


Bowerman Johnson To Be Nominated MFDA Recording Secretary


Manistee Funeral Home Issued Second Shut-Down Order

PRE-NEED DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS


MFDA Annual Convention...Register today

April 17-20, 2017 Amway Grand Plaza and DeVos Place Grand Rapids, Michigan


MFDA Board Moves Forward With Education Proposal

Bachelors Degree and Continuing Education Requirements, Both at Issue


NFDA International Convention Exposition

October 23-26, 2016, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


MMSF Scholarship

Deadline Approaching -- Friday, October 28, 2016


Board of Examiners in Mortuary Science Report- October 2016