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

Physician Receives 1000th COVID-19 Vaccine Administered by Mercy Health Muskegon

“So many of my patients have asked about the safety of getting the vaccine and whether I would recommend it, so it was important for me to get the vaccine to show them how much I advocate everyone getting it when able. “While it can make one feel mildly sick temporarily, the big picture is … Read more Physician Receives 1000th COVID-19 Vaccine Administered by Mercy Health Muskegon

Remarkable Colleagues: Environmental Services Works Behind the Scenes for Patient and Colleague Safety

Now more than ever, maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness throughout patient-care facilities is crucial. The colleagues responsible for this enormous task are members of Environmental Services (EVS). These days, environmental services workers approach their jobs as if every patient has tested positive for COVID-19, regardless of where the EVS team is cleaning. This vital … Read more Remarkable Colleagues: Environmental Services Works Behind the Scenes for Patient and Colleague Safety

It’s a GEM®!

Have you seen the new electric shuttle on the Mercy Campus? It is the Volunteer Services’ Polaris GEM® scooting around the campus bringing patients and visitors up to the hospital and back to their vehicles. “It arrived on Tuesday, February 25,” said Kathy Daly, manager of Volunteer Services, “and we put it into service right … Read more It’s a GEM®!

Mercy Health Muskegon Announces New Chief Medical Officer, Justin Grill

After an extensive search process, Justin Grill, DO, MHA, M.Ed., HP, has been selected as Mercy Health Muskegon’s new Chief Medical Officer. He succeeds F. Remington Sprague, MD, who will retire on February 15. Dr. Grill has served in various capacities for Mercy Health since 2008, including work in the Urgent Care centers, attending physician … Read more Mercy Health Muskegon Announces New Chief Medical Officer, Justin Grill

Creating an Opportunity for Those “Whose Voices Have Never Been Heard”

Improving Population Health through the Livability Lab and the 100-Day Challenge What if community members from all walks of life — not just government, health or social service experts — could come together to identify barriers to livability (a community’s quality of life) and then test ways to remove those barriers? The Health Project in … Read more Creating an Opportunity for Those “Whose Voices Have Never Been Heard”

Mercy Health Announces Retirement of F. Remington Sprague, MD

We extend our best wishes to F. Remington “Rem” Sprague, MD, on his plans to retire after a very successful 39-year career in health care. His last day will be February 15, 2020. During his tenure, Dr. Sprague has been recognized for his expertise in Internal Medicine, his dedication to patient safety and quality, his … Read more Mercy Health Announces Retirement of F. Remington Sprague, MD