|April 11, 2013||Kelli Calkins Selected as Best of Metro||
Being part of the Pre-Arrival Services and Patient Registration departments, Kelli and her staff are the patient’s first impression of the hospital. “Kelli gives 100% into making the patient experience the best in any situation,” said her nomination form.
|March 18, 2013||Metro Health Debuts New Peripheral Vascular Device||
Metro Health Hospital announced today that it is the first hospital in West Michigan to use a new stent in the fight against amputation resulting from peripheral vascular disease and critical limb ischemia.
|February 28, 2013||Metro Health to Establish Orthopaedic Center of Excellence||
Metro Health announced today that it will expand its partnership with Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan (OAM) to jointly develop an orthopaedic center of excellence in West Michigan.
|February 13, 2013||Katie Pemberton Selected as Best of Metro||
Katie treats each family she cares for like they are her own. She is known for providing the Best Patient Experience because she doesn’t only care for “a person in a bed,” but also the grandmother who would like a cup of coffee.
|February 12, 2013||Metro Health Performs First-in-Nation Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery Using Mazor Renaissance Robot||
The first robot guided minimally invasive brain surgery using the Mazor Renaissance Robot in the United States was recently carried out at Metro Health Hospital.
|January 14, 2013||Grand Rapids Acute Care Hospitals Enhancing Healthy Visitor Efforts||
Grand Rapids hospitals are working to meet the challenge of caring for our community during this highly active flu season.
|January 8, 2013||Linda Iwan Named Best of Metro||
Just as she is known for providing the Best Patient Experience, Linda is also known for providing the Best Employee Experience. “Linda has an open door policy,” explains a nomination form. “She is always available to talk to and she is a very fair manager. I can honestly say I wouldn’t want to work for anyone else.”
|January 2, 2013||Dr. Larry Diaz-Sandoval Elected to a Fellowship in the American Heart Association||
Dr. Larry Diaz-Sandoval has been named a fellow of the American Heart Association by the Council on Peripheral Vascular Disease.
|January 2, 2013||Dr. Adam Wolfe Named Physician Best of Metro||
Dr. Wolfe was nominated because of his excellent patient care, teamwork and interactions with staff, along with his commitment to quality educational experiences for students, interns and residents in training.
|December 4, 2012||Solomon Amos Named Best of Metro||
If you work at Metro Health, there is a good chance you’ve talked to Solomon on the phone when you’ve had a computer issue. His daily interaction with hospital and off-site employees has garnered Solomon a reputation for providing the Best Employee Experience.