Mercy Health Celebrates Doctor’s Day

Reflections of Medical Resident Robert McDaniels, DO Emergency Medicine Residency Program Mercy Health Muskegon Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine Now approaching his third year of a four-year residency program, Rob McDaniels, DO, had a nontraditional path to medicine. Following high school, he joined the Michigan Air National Guard serving in the Security Forces … Read more Mercy Health Celebrates Doctor’s Day

Local PetSmart Toy Drive Gives 3,600 Toys for Our Littlest Patients

PetSmart of Muskegon has donated an astounding 144 full bags of plush stuffed animals, 3,600 toys in total, to Mercy Health Muskegon and Mercy Health Physician Partners (MHPP) for children in our care. The annual campaign, called PetSmart’s Chance & Friends Donation Program, reached over 200% of their goal for the year! For a child, … Read more Local PetSmart Toy Drive Gives 3,600 Toys for Our Littlest Patients

Spotlight on Mercy Health Colleagues During Black History Month

In celebration of Black History Month, Mercy Health is spotlighting some of our many colleagues in Muskegon and Grand Rapids who are contributing to the health and safety of our patients and the communities of West Michigan.   Below you will find links to the various profiles of colleagues we have highlighted in February. They … Read more Spotlight on Mercy Health Colleagues During Black History Month

Mercy Health Remarkable Colleagues: Nutrition Services Colleagues Providing Excellent Service in Unprecedented Times

During this time of unprecedented stress, food can be a source of comfort. Behind the scenes, colleagues in various departments are doing their part to support the patient-centered care for which Mercy Health is known. Three members of the Food and Nutrition Services, Patient Services team have truly stood out, “especially during times like this,” … Read more Mercy Health Remarkable Colleagues: Nutrition Services Colleagues Providing Excellent Service in Unprecedented Times

Mercy Health Announces Closing of Heartside Health Center at End of 2019

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, November 8, 2019 – Mercy Health has announced that it is closing its Heartside Health Center at the end of the year. Mercy Health Heartside Health Center, located at 359 S. Division Avenue, will see patients until December 20, 2019, and will be available to patients by phone until December 30. Patients … Read more Mercy Health Announces Closing of Heartside Health Center at End of 2019

Mercy Day 2019 Reflection

By Sr. Myra Bergman, RSM, Mission Integration Consultant, Trinity Health Michigan Mercy Day — Our Special Day “Give thanks to the Lord for he is good, his mercy endures forever” (Psalm 136:1) Catherine McAuley, a wealthy woman living in Dublin, Ireland, in the 1800s, embedded this faith belief in her personal spiritual life and compassionate … Read more Mercy Day 2019 Reflection

The Truth Squad

Mercy Health’s Continuous Improvement Through Two Patient Advisory Councils Mercy Health is an organization with a sacred commitment to placing patient needs first, often referred to as patient-centered care. So it is no surprise that in both Grand Rapids and Muskegon, patients have been invited to become members of patient councils that offer practical advice … Read more The Truth Squad

Statewide Appointments of Kelly C. Smith and Shana Welch

Mercy Health and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System (SJMHS) announces two statewide appointments that will further build and enhance our unified health system in the areas of strategy and recruitment: Kelly C. Smith has been appointed Chief Strategy Officer for the state. Formerly the regional Chief Strategy Officer – West Michigan for Mercy Health, Smith … Read more Statewide Appointments of Kelly C. Smith and Shana Welch

Physical Activity – It’s Not Just Exercise – It’s Well-Being

Mercy Health would like to encourage you to care for yourself and your loved ones by reminding you of the importance of regular physical activity and exercise. Physical activity can take many forms. Walking is one of those activities that you can choose from that will improve your well-being and help you live a healthier … Read more Physical Activity – It’s Not Just Exercise – It’s Well-Being

Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, Mercy Health Announce New Statewide Executive Team

CANTON and NORTON SHORES, Mich. – (Jan. 8, 2018) The Trinity Health-owned health systems of Saint Joseph Mercy Health System (SJMHS) in southeast Michigan and Mercy Health in west Michigan have announced the executive team that will lead its new unified statewide system, effective Jan. 1, 2018. “These leaders have proven ability in their respective … Read more Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, Mercy Health Announce New Statewide Executive Team