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. Ashley Screws, MD Anesthesiologist Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Dr. Ashley Screws is originally from Detroit but has lived many places for her studies. … Read more Mercy Health Colleague Spotlight

December 2020 Mercy Health Friend of Nursing Award Recipient

Emily Tassoni, a certified Psych Technician from Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Psych Med Unit was nominated in September 2020 for the Friend of Nursing Award. Our staff recognizes Emily as an outstanding role model. The Nursing Practice & Environment Council (NPEC) agrees and selected Emily to receive the Friend of Nursing Award for December 2020.  … Read more December 2020 Mercy Health Friend of Nursing Award Recipient

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. Arrysha Gant, RMA Registered Medical Assistant Hauenstein Neuroscience Center Arrysha Gant, RMA, attended grade school in Grand Rapids, but moved to Chicago to … Read more Colleague Spotlight

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. Andola Mathis, MD Obstetrics and Gynecology Mercy Health Physician Partners OB/GYN Downtown Dr. Andola Mathis is not only a very busy physician for … Read more Colleague Spotlight

Carlos Sanchez Welcomed to Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Board of Trustees

Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Board of Trustees proudly announces Carlos Sanchez as its newest trustee, effective January 1, 2021. “We’re very excited about Carlos’ dedication and community involvement,” said Board Chair Srinivas Janardan, Mercy Health Saint Mary’s. “His beginnings in Mexico City to his migration to Grand Rapids brings a great wealth of experience and … Read more Carlos Sanchez Welcomed to Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Board of Trustees

November DAISY Award Recipient Brynn Nichols

In January 2020, a patient nominated Brynn Nichols, a nurse on the Psychiatric Med Unit (PMU), for a DAISY Award. Brynn’s kind and compassionate care exemplifies her to our patients and their families. Our staff recognizes Brynn as an outstanding role model. The Nursing Practice & Environment Council (NPEC) selected Brynn to receive the November DAISY Award.  Taken … Read more November DAISY Award Recipient Brynn Nichols

Hispanic Center of West Michigan and National Kidney Foundation of Michigan Receive Grant from Mercy Health Saint Mary’s

Mercy Health Saint Mary’s (MHSM) has awarded a $70,000 grant to the Hispanic Center of West Michigan and the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan to provide culturally appropriate nutrition and healthy lifestyle education to the Hispanic community. Participants will: Participate in cooking demonstrations Attend grocery store tours Receive assistance with enrollment and education about government … Read more Hispanic Center of West Michigan and National Kidney Foundation of Michigan Receive Grant from Mercy Health Saint Mary’s

Three Mercy Health Hospitals Nationally Recognized with an ‘A’ for the Fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, November 7, 2019 – Three Mercy Health hospitals were awarded an ‘A’ in fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade a national distinction recognizing Mercy Health’s achievements protecting patients from harm and providing safer health care. The hospitals receiving this recognition are: Mercy Health Saint Mary’s, Mercy Health Mercy Campus and Mercy Health Hackley … Read more Three Mercy Health Hospitals Nationally Recognized with an ‘A’ for the Fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

Mercy Health National Patient Safety Week Award Winners

For the second year in a row, there was a friendly competition between colleagues from Mercy Health Muskegon and Mercy Health Saint Mary’s. During National Patient Safety Week, March 10–16, colleagues submitted their entries outlining what they do to meet various National Patient Safety Goals. All Mercy Health colleagues across West Michigan were invited to … Read more Mercy Health National Patient Safety Week Award Winners

Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Receives an ‘A’ for Patient Safety for the Spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

Mercy Health Saint Mary’s was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes Mercy Health Saint Mary’s efforts in protecting patients from harm and providing safer health care. The Leapfrog Group is a national nonprofit organization committed to improving health care quality and safety for consumers and … Read more Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Receives an ‘A’ for Patient Safety for the Spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade