|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||Metro Health Hospital Foundation to Host Annual Fundraiser||
Proceeds from Feelin’ Grand 2009 will benefit patients through Metro Care program.
|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.
|June 26, 2009||Metro Health President and CEO Receives Top Osteopathic Honor||
Mike Faas has been named one of the 2009 recipients of the Walter F. Patenge Medal of Public Service, the highest osteopathic honor awarded by Michigan State University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine.
|June 11, 2009||Metro Health Names its 2009 Nurse Exemplar||
Janice DeVries works in the hospital’s Surgery Prep and Recovery unit. She’s been with Metro Health for 39 years.
|June 1, 2009||Metro Health Allendale Opens||
The latest addition to Metro Health’s growing health care network opened its doors on Monday, June 1. Metro Health Allendale offers family practice and sports medicine services as well as mammography, X-ray, ultrasound and physical therapy.