Mercy Health Physician Partners Re-Opens Five Clinics

Designated locations treat patients with non-COVID symptoms; virtual care options As Mercy Health and Mercy Health Physician Partners begin to resume time-sensitive procedures and health care services, the following Mercy Health Physician Partners locations will re-open on Monday, May 18: Mercy Health Physician Partners Norton Family Practice Mercy Health Physician Partners West Olive Mercy Health … Read more Mercy Health Physician Partners Re-Opens Five Clinics

Mercy Health and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System reinstate time-sensitive procedures and surgeries

Hospitals also encourage emergency room, virtual visits for continued, safe care As the positive impact of social distancing begins to flatten the curve for COVID-19 cases statewide, Mercy Health and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System are resuming select services and surgeries to safely provide clinically necessary care for the health and well-being of area patients. … Read more Mercy Health and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System reinstate time-sensitive procedures and surgeries

Amid COVID-19 Response, Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Receives “A” Grade for Patient Safety

Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, which assigns A, B, C, D and F letter grades to hospitals nationally for patient safety, announced that Mercy Health Saint Mary’s has received an “A” ranking on its Spring 2020 scorecard.  Amid its response to COVID-19, Mercy Health Saint Mary’s was awarded an “A” for its commitment to keeping patients … Read more Amid COVID-19 Response, Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Receives “A” Grade for Patient Safety

Amid COVID-19 response, Mercy Health Hackley Campus Receives “A” Grade for Patient Safety

Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, which assigns A, B, C, D and F letter grades to hospitals nationally for patient safety, announced that Mercy Health Hackley Campus has received an “A” ranking on its Spring 2020 scorecard.  Amid its response to COVID-19, Mercy Health Hackley Campus was awarded an “A” for its commitment to keeping patients … Read more Amid COVID-19 response, Mercy Health Hackley Campus Receives “A” Grade for Patient Safety

Bridging the Gap: Video Chat Technology Connects Patients with Loved Ones During Pandemic

One of the most poignant challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic is that patients typically cannot see their loved ones in person. While visitor restrictions are currently necessary, patients and their loved ones are often desperate to see each other, especially in times of severe illness. To address this, colleagues at St. Joseph Mercy Health System … Read more Bridging the Gap: Video Chat Technology Connects Patients with Loved Ones During Pandemic

Celebrating Our Heroes: A Reflection for National Nurses Week and Health Care Week

By Scott Opperman and Kathy Schell The Gospels report that Jesus said: “If you want to save your lives, you must lose them.” One way of understanding this is that when we become self-absorbed, so focused on ourselves, we oddly become unfree and unfulfilled. Life seems dangerous all around us and we can become debilitated. … Read more Celebrating Our Heroes: A Reflection for National Nurses Week and Health Care Week

Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Mourns Loss of Deb Bailey

As the West Michigan community grieves over the loss of Deb Bailey, Mercy Health Saint Mary’s reflects on how Bailey has made such a positive, lasting impact on our community in so many ways; her work with Mercy Health Saint Mary’s being just one example. Her involvement with Mercy Health Saint Mary’s began years ago … Read more Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Mourns Loss of Deb Bailey

Open Mic: Call for Songs to Inspire Health Care Workers

Music is good for the soul. Last week we shared a music video of various artists singing Mercy Health’s/St. Joe’s theme song in tribute to the colleagues battling COVID-19 in our communities. Now it’s your turn! If you have talent to share with fellow colleagues, we invite you to record your own rendition of our theme song. … Read more Open Mic: Call for Songs to Inspire Health Care Workers