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

Breast Cancer Journey Walked with Friends

Imagine getting the phone call that changes your life – that you have breast cancer. Then, imagine getting a phone call from two of your best friends in that same month who have the same diagnosis, and will be going through the cancer journey with you. “I remember it like yesterday – It was October … Read more Breast Cancer Journey Walked with Friends

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

Health Project Announces Community Benefit Board Initiative Grantees in Muskegon

Funds support initiatives that address health needs identified in recent Community Health Needs Assessment The Health Project’s Advisory Board of Directors announced their grantee recipients of the Community Benefit Initiative Grant Program. Grantees will be able to utilize their funds starting August 2016 through June 2017. A total $125,000 has been granted to this year’s grantees: … Read more Health Project Announces Community Benefit Board Initiative Grantees in Muskegon

Subaru of Muskegon and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society donate 60 blankets to the Johnson Cancer Family Center in Muskegon

Subaru of America and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) have partnered nationally to create, “Subaru Loves to Care” which literally brings warmth and hope to thousands of patients fighting cancer across the country. The campaign, an extension of Subaru’s Love Promise, helped communities come together to make an incredible impact. Fifty four LLS chapters … Read more Subaru of Muskegon and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society donate 60 blankets to the Johnson Cancer Family Center in Muskegon

Subaru of Muskegon and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society donate 60 blankets to the Johnson Cancer Family Center in Muskegon

Subaru of America and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) have partnered nationally to create, “Subaru Loves to Care” which literally brings warmth and hope to thousands of patients fighting cancer across the country. The campaign, an extension of Subaru’s Love Promise, helped communities come together to make an incredible impact. Fifty four LLS chapters … Read more Subaru of Muskegon and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society donate 60 blankets to the Johnson Cancer Family Center in Muskegon

Mobile Food Pantry Offers Fresh Food to Area Residents

On July 6, more than 200 people waited in the summer heat for their opportunity to receive free food delivered by a Feeding America West Michigan Truck to a parking lot on Mercy Health Hackley Campus. Some people had been waiting patiently since 6:30 a.m. to reserve their spot in line. This mobile food pantry … Read more Mobile Food Pantry Offers Fresh Food to Area Residents

Mercy Health Muskegon’s Hep C Clinic Introduces FibroScan Services

(Excerpts taken from FOX17 WXMI) Dr. Elaine Leigh, a nurse practitioner at Mercy Health Muskegon’s Hep C Clinic, recently participated in an interview with FOX17’s Erica Francis to talk about the new diagnostic tool, FibroScan — an ultrasound technology to determine if a patient has liver scarring or fibrosis. The test takes only a few minutes, … Read more Mercy Health Muskegon’s Hep C Clinic Introduces FibroScan Services