West Michigan Whitecaps Honor Mercy Health Heroes

The West Michigan Whitecaps honored Mercy Health Saint Mary’s health care heroes over the weekend at a game against the Lansing Lugnuts. On Saturday, Mercy Health COVID-19 Vaccine and Testing Center colleagues- from nurses and lab technicians to registration and other staff- were recognized during the game for their work during one of the toughest … Read more West Michigan Whitecaps Honor Mercy Health Heroes

Final Agreement Clears Way for Innovative Cardiovascular Collaboration to Serve West Michigan

Grand Rapids, Mich., July 26, 2021 – With a joint operating agreement finalized today, the Cardiovascular Network of West Michigan ushers in a new era of collaboration, innovation, expertise and choice for patients across the region. The network brings together Metro Health – University of Michigan Health (becoming University of Michigan Health-West), Mercy Health Saint … Read more Final Agreement Clears Way for Innovative Cardiovascular Collaboration to Serve West Michigan

Muskegon Water Safety Task Force Recognizes “World Drowning Prevention Day”

Launches water safety survey for Muskegon County Muskegon, Mich. (July 23, 2021) – The Muskegon Water Safety Task Force, led by Mercy Health Muskegon, plans to recognize World Drowning Prevention Day by launching a county-wide water safety survey.  Earlier this year, the United Nations (UN) General Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution recognizing drowning as an … Read more Muskegon Water Safety Task Force Recognizes “World Drowning Prevention Day”

Small and Mighty: Mercy Health NICU a Family-Focused Environment

Amy Merlington found out she was pregnant just as the COVID-19 global pandemic was escalating in March 2020. The unknowns for the next several months would mostly be concerning doctor’s appointments and navigating in public in the middle of a health crisis, but ultimately – she had no fears with her pregnancy because she had … Read more Small and Mighty: Mercy Health NICU a Family-Focused Environment

The Do’s and Don’ts of Diabetic Foot Care

By Courtney Thenn, DPM Mercy Health Physician Partners Proper foot care is important all year round, especially for diabetic patients. But during the warmer months when most people wear sandals, diabetic patients may be even more aware of their feet and their condition. That’s why summer is a great time to review self-care. If you … Read more The Do’s and Don’ts of Diabetic Foot Care

Trinity Health Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement for All Colleagues

Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, Mercy Health and IHA included in decision LIVONIA, MICH., July 8, 2021 – Trinity Health today announced effective immediately, the national health system will require all colleagues, clinical staff, contractors, and those conducting business in its health care facilities be vaccinated against COVID-19. The requirement applies to Trinity Health’s more … Read more Trinity Health Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement for All Colleagues