Federal team Arrives at Mercy Health Muskegon to Support Health Care Workers Treating COVID-19 Patients

15-person team from the U.S. Air Force assigned for 30 days Muskegon, Mich. (January 4, 2022) – At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), U.S. Air Force members arrived at Mercy Health Muskegon on December 30, 2021 to help provide much-needed medical assistance onsite. This 15-person team will support the health care … Read more Federal team Arrives at Mercy Health Muskegon to Support Health Care Workers Treating COVID-19 Patients

Muskegon Area Nurse Honor Guard Pays Tribute to Heroes Who Have Passed

When a military member dies, an Honor Guard pays tribute at the funeral by attending — in uniform — to pay respect. The Muskegon Area Nurse Honor Guard serves in a similar role – by honoring nurses who pass with a ceremony at their funeral, releasing them from their earthly duties. “Nursing is not a … Read more Muskegon Area Nurse Honor Guard Pays Tribute to Heroes Who Have Passed

Mercy Health Honoring Those Who Served This Veterans Day

Veterans Day is celebrated each year on November 11 to honor military veterans who have served in the United States Armed Forces. Today, more than 130,000 medical professionals serve in the Armed Forces, and many go on to medical careers outside of the military – including within our own Mercy Health system. Dr. John VanSchagen, … Read more Mercy Health Honoring Those Who Served This Veterans Day

Mercy Health Muskegon Announces Chief Nursing Officer

Linda Dunmore, RN, MSN, chosen to fill role Muskegon, Mich. (October 1, 2021) – After an extensive nationwide search, Mercy Health Muskegon is pleased to announce Linda Dunmore, RN, MSN, as its new Chief Nursing Officer (CNO). She has served in an expanded role since May 2021, as both senior director of Clinical Services and … Read more Mercy Health Muskegon Announces Chief Nursing Officer

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

Mercy Health Muskegon Receives Michigan Health & Hospital Association Ludwig Community Benefit Award

Award recognizes partnership in the Coalition for a Drug Free Muskegon County Muskegon, Mich. (June 24, 2021) – Mercy Health Muskegon has received the 2021 Michigan Health & Hospital Association (MHA) Ludwig Community Benefit Award for its partnership in the Coalition for a Drug Free Muskegon County (DFMC), an initiative of the Muskegon Community Health … Read more Mercy Health Muskegon Receives Michigan Health & Hospital Association Ludwig Community Benefit Award

Mercy Health Colleague Spotlight

In celebration of Black History Month, Mercy Health is spotlighting some of our many colleagues who are contributing to the health and safety of our patients and the communities of West Michigan. Tanisha Norman CPhT, LPhT     Technician, 340B Purchasing Analyst  Mercy Health Question: How long have you been working at Mercy Health? What is your … Read more Mercy Health Colleague Spotlight

Mercy Health Colleague Spotlight

In celebration of Black History Month, Mercy Health is spotlighting some of our many colleagues who are contributing to the health and safety of our patients and the communities of West Michigan. Te’Andrea McDaniel, MSN, RN Cardiac Telemetry Mercy Health Muskegon Te’Andrea (Tia) McDaniel, RN, has worked with COVID patients throughout the pandemic. Seeing patients … Read more Mercy Health Colleague Spotlight

Mercy Health Colleague Spotlight

In celebration of Black History Month, Mercy Health is spotlighting some of our many colleagues who are contributing to the health and safety of our patients and the communities of West Michigan. Sam Cunningham, RN, BSN Quality Assurance Coordinator Mercy Health Muskegon As an RN, Sam Cunningham has worked jobs [some as part-time and some … Read more Mercy Health Colleague Spotlight

Through God’s Grace

COVID-19 patient makes miraculous recovery and rejoins family on Christmas Eve 2020 All year long, Ed Colegrove was looking forward to December 2020 when he planned to celebrate his 71st birthday and his 50th wedding anniversary with his wife, Mary. However, COVID-19 altered those plans — dramatically. In October 2020, Mary had COVID-19, and Ed … Read more Through God’s Grace