|August 27, 2014||Is the Doctor Available Now? Metro Health Hospital Publishes Emergency Room Wait Times||
Need stitches or a cast but don’t want to wait in an emergency room for three hours? Find out how long you might have to wait to see a doctor by visiting Metro Health Hospital’s website before you make a trip.
|August 25, 2014||Metro Health Named in 101 Best and Brightest Sustainable Companies for the Third Year||
Metro Health was one of only four hospitals statewide to receive this award, which is sponsored by the Michigan Business and Professional Association. The award acknowledges companies from all industries that are focused on being more sustainable, improving the lives of employees and committed to local and global environments.
|July 25, 2014||Metro Health Again Named One of Nation’s Most Wired Hospitals||
For the fifth time, Metro Health Hospital has been named one of the nation’s most wired hospitals. Metro Health is among 375 hospitals and health systems nationwide to make the top ranks of the Hospitals & Health Networks annual survey – one of only 19 hospitals in Michigan to do so.
|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.