|January 23, 2015||Metro Health Board Approves Definitive Agreement for Sale of Equity Interest||
The Metro Health board of directors has approved a definitive agreement with subsidiaries of Community Health Systems, Inc. (CHS) of Nashville, Tennessee, which sets the terms and conditions for the purchase of equity interest in the hospital, its neighborhood outpatient centers and affiliated assets.
|January 21, 2015||Pam Carlson Selected as Best of Metro||
Pam’s nomination praises her for providing the Best Physician Experience while doing her work, saying that “she always goes out of her way to provide education to residents on quality and safety and uses her effective communication and relationship building skills to bring all staff and physicians together.”
|January 9, 2015||Metro Health Weather Update||
Click here for a list of closings and event cancellations.
|January 6, 2015||Dr. David Albrecht Selected as Physician Best of Metro||
Dr. Albrecht was recognized time and again in his nominations for his continued commitment to providing both the Best Patient and Best Employee experiences. “He always listens to the patient and gives them compassionate care,” explained one nomination.
|December 24, 2014||Grand Rapids Acute Care Hospitals Enhancing Healthy Visitor Efforts||
To help protect our patients and the community, please avoid visiting the hospital if you are sick or have flu-like symptoms.
|December 17, 2014||Metro Health Hospital Receives National Award for Stroke Care||
Metro Health Hospital has received a national award for its excellent care in treating patients experiencing a stroke.
|December 15, 2014||Metro Health Hospital Named to National Best & Brightest Companies to Work For™||
For the second year in a row, Metro Health Hospital has again been named one of the nation’s Best & Brightest Companies to Work For™.
|December 11, 2014||Metro Health Offers Student Heart Screenings||
Metro Health Sports Medicine and Metro Heart & Vascular will offer free student heart screenings Saturday, Jan. 10 from 8 a.m. – 12 noon.
|December 9, 2014||Metro Health Enters Into Agreement with Humana||
Metro Health and Humana Inc. announced today an agreement through which Humana will offer a new health insurance plan to people in Grand Rapids purchasing insurance through the Michigan Health Insurance Marketplace.
|November 18, 2014||11/18/14 – Update 9:00 pm – Metro Health Concludes Snow Emergency||
Metro Health is no longer under a Snow Emergency.