|July 15, 2014||Metro Health Hospital Wins Studer Group’s Prestigious Excellence in Patient Care Award||
Metro will receive the award for receiving results with an “Overall Rating of 9 or 10” on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems patient survey.
|July 1, 2014||Metro Health Hospital Receives Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program Accreditation||
“We strive to provide quality care and an exceptional patient experience and appreciate HFAP’s recognition of our achievements,” said Metro Health President and CEO Mike Faas.
|June 19, 2014||Nancy Hochstetler Selected as Best of Metro||
A huge reason for Nancy receiving the Best of Metro is her commitment to providing the Best Patient Experience. “Nancy has incredible customer service. It is something to be envied,” declares a nomination.
|June 19, 2014||Metro Health Nurse Practitioner Receives American Diabetes Association Award||
Mary Freund Wilson, a Metro Health nurse practitioner, has been awarded the American Diabetes Association’s 2014 Healthcare Champion Award.
|June 17, 2014||Metro Health Receives Governor’s Awards for Quality, Safety||
Metro Health received awards for outstanding achievement in reducing health care-associated infections in the acute care hospital setting and for outstanding inpatient clinical achievement in the acute care hospital setting.
|June 9, 2014||Metro Health Hospital Receives One of Healthcare’s Top Environmental Awards||
Practice Greenhealth Recognizes Metro’s Leadership Role in Health Care Sustainability
|June 4, 2014||Metro Health Names 2014 Nurse Exemplar and Nursing-Chosen Physician of the Year||
Metro Health Hospital has named Shirley Brinks its 2014 Nurse Exemplar and Dr. Andrew Michmerhuizen its 2014 Nursing-Chosen Physician of the Year.
|May 29, 2014||Local Athletes Offer Middle School Sports Clinics to Support the Metro Health Hospital Foundation||
NFL Player Jared Veldheer and former MSU basketball star Allyssa DeHaan will host football and basketball clinics for middle schoolers on Wednesday, June 18.
|May 22, 2014||Metro Health Partners with Hope Network, Mercy Health Saint Mary’s to Form Peoples’ Health Centers of Michigan||
The Metro Health Community Clinic, currently located on Breton Road SE in Grand Rapids, will move later this month and share space with Hope Network and Mercy Health Saint Mary’s on Hope Network’s 36th Street Campus in Wyoming.
|May 14, 2014||Dr. Matt Blair Selected as Physician Best of Metro||
Dr. Blair is receiving the Physician Best of Metro award for excellence in documentation; his documentation is thorough and timely. Dr. Blair has promoted and pushed improvements in documentation. He has been instrumental in promoting better understanding and compliance with the 2-midnight rule among residents and his colleagues.