Knowledge is key for an expectant mother. To help mothers-to-be gain access to the knowledge and resources they need, Sparta Health Center, a community benefit ministry of Mercy Health, hosted a baby shower for pregnant women in the community on August 25, 2016. During the event, around a dozen mothers were educated on available resources … Read more Baby Shower for Expectant Mothers at Sparta Health Center
Thanks to the hundreds of Mercy Health colleagues who have participated in the Kids’ Food Basket bag decorating week, October 3-6! Mercy Health Saint Mary’s was able to decorate 2,000 sacks that will be used for sack suppers for children all across West Michigan. Kids, adults and entire departments got together to decorate sacks to … Read more Kids’ Food Basket Decorated Bags Will Be Used Across West Michigan!
Going to a Global Symposium on Ketogenic Therapies may not be on your bucket list, but for clinical dietician Jennifer Fillenworth and epileptologist Adriana Tanner, MD, who attended the fifth symposium on this topic —which was held in September 2016 in Banff, Alberta, Canada — it was well worth the trip. While at the event, … Read more The Ketogenic Diet: This Diet Works!
Gordon and Dale Nichoson are brothers who have shared a lot over the years. But in August 2016, they became blood brothers like never before. You might even say that Gordon has a “vested” interest in Dale’s health. After living for years with a painful and debilitating kidney disease that required dialysis, Dale asked his … Read more A Perfect Match
The August 2016 DAISY Award winner is Erin Harris, BSN, RN from Outpatient Surgery at the Hackley Campus. Erin was nominated by her manager, Taryn Bradtmueller and co-worker Carol Terwilliger. “Erin consistently goes above and beyond for her patients and co-workers. She is always willing to help in any way she can and always has … Read more August 2016 DAISY Award Winner – Mercy Health Muskegon: Erin Harris, BSN, RN