|March 10, 2014||Metro Health Hospital Holds Free PAD Screening on March 22||
PAD screenings take approximately 30 minutes and involve taking a person’s blood pressure in the arms and ankles. The screenings are available 8 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at Metro Health Hospital. Registration is required. Call 616.242.4880 to register.
|February 27, 2014||Metro Health Closings and Event Cancellations||
Click here to view a complete listing of closings and cancellations.
|February 26, 2014||Janice Wisniewski Selected as Best of Metro||
The Best of Metro nominations for Janice highly commended her for her ability to provide the Best Patient Experience. A common theme was how she is able to help a patient feel at ease or make them feel safe and secure when she is taking their X-rays. “Janice always treats every person or patient as if they are the most important person in her day,” exclaimed one nomination.
|February 17, 2014||Metro Health Hosts Grand Valley Metropolitan Council Meeting Feb. 20||
CEO Mike Faas to discuss changing healthcare industry’s impact on region
|February 12, 2014||Metro Health Expands Heart & Vascular Services to Lakeshore||
Metro Heart & Vascular will begin seeing patients on Valentine’s Day in a clinic location at 904 S. Washington, Suite 130 in Holland. The site will offer cardiovascular appointments, as well as diagnostic testing for cardiovascular disease, including peripheral arterial disease.
|January 13, 2014||New Metro Health Construction Projects Expand its Footprint, Add New Services & Better Service Patients and Families||
When all the four projects are completed, Metro Health will have added more than 230,000 square feet of new space for surgery, family and specialty practices, urgent care, medical and staff offices, conference rooms and additional needs.
|January 10, 2014||Metro Health Holds Open House to Showcase New Surgery Center to the West Michigan Community||
Metro Health will hold a public open house on Tuesday, Jan. 14 from 3-8 p.m. to showcase its new Outpatient Surgery Center at Metro Health Park East.
|December 3, 2013||Successful Gus Macker Tournament at Metro Health Benefits Area Schools, AEDs to Be Presented on 12/4||
Ten schools in the greater Grand Rapids area will learn that they are to receive automated external defibrillators, or AEDs, during a special ceremony at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 4, at Challenger Elementary School.
|November 26, 2013||Metro Health Hospital Named to National Best & Brightest Companies to Work For™||
In addition to receiving the 2013 national award, Metro health has been recognized with 101 Best and Brightest awards for the West Michigan region for the past three years.
|November 21, 2013||Meri Waldrep Selected as Best of Metro||
The many nominations Meri received for Best of Metro attest to her dedication to providing the Best Patient experience. “Meri has touched the lives of so many patients in her tenure at Metro,” explains one nomination. “Meri routinely goes above and beyond,” says another.