Go Red for Women National Wear Red Day Helps Fund Cardiovascular Research

You can support Go Red for Women by participating in National Wear Red Day® on Friday, February 2, 2018. Cardiovascular disease in the U.S. kills approximately one woman every 80 seconds. The good news is that education and lifestyle changes may prevent 80 percent of cardiac events. Go Red for Women advocates for more research … Read more Go Red for Women National Wear Red Day Helps Fund Cardiovascular Research

West Side Neighbors Welcome Mercy Health Innovative Primary Care

More than 200 neighbors, local community leaders, colleagues and patients gathered on Thursday, January 11 to attend Mercy Health Physician Partners Innovative Primary Care Open House. Located on the West Side of Grand Rapids, this office is accepting new patients. Drs. Reyelts and Kline and their team will see a wide range of patients, from … Read more West Side Neighbors Welcome Mercy Health Innovative Primary Care

Feeling Overwhelmed? Strategies for Managing a Busy Life

Increasing numbers of women are finding it more and more difficult to achieve a healthier life balance. Juggling a family and a career, while still finding time for social activities and personal time, often means all but the most important things get pushed aside. Women, or the women in your life, may feel that managing … Read more Feeling Overwhelmed? Strategies for Managing a Busy Life

Regular Health Screenings Can Help Keep Women Well

Women, or the women in your life, should make time for healthier lifestyle habits including eating well, getting enough exercise and managing stress. Scheduling routine health screenings, which can detect potential problems early, should be one of those habits. Screenings are the key to staying healthy. The earlier a health problem is detected, the more … Read more Regular Health Screenings Can Help Keep Women Well

Hackley Professional Pharmacy Beginning to See Benefits of Specialty Accreditation

Hackley Professional Pharmacy in Muskegon is now URAC accredited for Specialty Pharmacy, which demonstrates a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes. The Hackley Professional Pharmacy is the first pharmacy within the Trinity Health organization, and one of only nine in the entire state of Michigan to receive URAC Specialty Pharmacy … Read more Hackley Professional Pharmacy Beginning to See Benefits of Specialty Accreditation

Mercy Health Muskegon Honors Exemplary Colleagues at Above & Beyond Luncheon

On Thursday, November 30, 2017, 18 colleagues at Mercy Health in Muskegon were honored at the Above & Beyond luncheon in the Hackley Youngberg Auditorium. Nominated by their peers for exemplary service to patients and guests, these colleagues represented several departments throughout the system including environmental services, rehab, emergency department and outpatient surgery, among others. … Read more Mercy Health Muskegon Honors Exemplary Colleagues at Above & Beyond Luncheon

The Healing Touch of a Handmade Gift

Volunteers create unexpected gifts for Mercy Health Patients In Grand Rapids and Whitehall, two independent groups of volunteers — the Mercy Knitters and the ladies from Beads, Beauty & Beyond — meet each week to bring comfort to strangers on a difficult journey. Although the members of these groups have never met, they share a … Read more The Healing Touch of a Handmade Gift

Mercy Health Helps Bring Rocketoons’ “Cartoonversations” on Children’s Health to 21 Counties

Described as a 21st-century Schoolhouse Rock, Rocketoons are an award-winning online cartoon series from Wheeler Creative Studios designed to guide teachers in conversations about adverse childhood events with their students. In collaboration with psychologists, educators, and health care organizations, Rocketoons start the Cartoonversation™ to get kids talking about challenges that impact their day: cyber bullying, … Read more Mercy Health Helps Bring Rocketoons’ “Cartoonversations” on Children’s Health to 21 Counties

Retirement Open House for Kathy Clark, Mercy Health Physician Partners Executive Director, Provider Services

After working 26 years in health care education and administration and nearly 18 years with Mercy Health, MHPP Executive Director of Provider Services Kathy Clark will be retiring on Thursday, December 14, 2017. In 2000, Clark joined the physician medical group when it was known as Advantage Health and had only 225 employees. Over time, … Read more Retirement Open House for Kathy Clark, Mercy Health Physician Partners Executive Director, Provider Services