|November 11, 2009||Metro Health Opens Downtown Surgery Center||
To provide greater access to more patients, Metro Health Hospital announced today that it has opened a surgery center in downtown Grand Rapids.
|October 20, 2009||Flu Facts||
This flu season, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention expects the new 2009 H1N1 flu to cause illness, hospital stays and deaths in the United States along with seasonal flu. Click through for details on symptoms, prevention and when to seek medical care.
|October 13, 2009||Metro Health Launches Metro Heart & Vascular||
Building on its growing reputation with cardiac care, Metro Health Hospital has announced the opening of Metro Heart and Vascular.
|September 16, 2009||Peripheral Artery Disease Screening||
One in 20 Americans over the age of 50 has peripheral artery disease. Could you be at risk? Metro Health is offering a free screening and a lecture on this important topic. Click through for details.
|August 7, 2009||Allendale Open House||
To celebrate the opening of its newest neighborhood outpatient center, Metro Health will hold a community open house at its new Allendale facility on Saturday, August 29. Click through for details.
|July 23, 2009||Kim Hysell Named Chair of Metro Health’s Professional Nursing Council||
Hysell, a registered nurse who works in the post anesthesia care unit, will serve a one-year term as PNC chairperson.
|July 23, 2009||John Oudshoorn Joins Metro Health as director of surgical services.||
Oudshoorn brings more than 35 years of health-care experience to his role at Metro Health.
|July 21, 2009||Metro Health Hospital Receives Komen Award||
Metro Health Hospital has received a grant from the Grand Rapids Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® to support its life-affirming work with breast cancer patients.
|July 20, 2009||Compassionate Care Helping Those In Need at Metro Health||
Metro Health Hospital Giving Circle members have earmarked $43,000 to help less fortunate patients in West Michigan.
|July 16, 2009||Brian D. Jepson Promoted to COO, Executive Vice President||
Formerly the executive vice president of growth strategies, Brian Jepson will expand his leadership role to assume responsibility for Metro Health’s day-to-day operations.