Items Tagged with 'Spectrum Health '


Health system names chief strategy officer

January 14, 2016
A health care system has named a current employee to the position of senior vice president for business development and chief strategy officer. Read More

And a child shall lead them

December 25, 2015
| By AP
A 5-year-old boy with leukemia and his family have organized a toy drive that led to a busload of gifts arriving at Spectrum Health's Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital in Grand Rapids. Read More

Questioning a health system's expansion

November 30, 2015
A local health system has money to spend. Read More

Health system names COO of hospital group

August 11, 2015
A veteran health care executive from Indiana is the new chief operating officer of a health system’s hospital group. Read More

Jane Gietzen develops IS team

December 30, 2014
As Spectrum Health’s information services department has grown, so too has Jane Gietzen’s role in leading and developing a team that runs a host of daily business functions. Read More

Health system names president of hospital group

July 23, 2014
A health system has appointed a veteran executive to lead its hospital group in the region. Read More

Spectrum hosts ‘Gemba’ visit for health care leaders

Hospitals are incorporating the same lean principles used in manufacturing.

July 4, 2014
Representatives from national health care organizations were given a tour to see how manufacturing techniques are being implemented at a Grand Rapids-based health system. Read More

Health system partners with hospital

May 23, 2014
Two West Michigan health care providers are looking into streamlining patient care by working together to create and implement services across both systems. Read More

Spectrum Health names chief strategy officer

December 25, 2013
An industry veteran with experience leading two hospitals will help shape strategy for a West Michigan health system. Read More

New epilepsy treatment coming to West Michigan

December 13, 2013
One of the first health systems in the nation to offer treatment with a newly FDA-approved device that uses electric stimulation of the brain for adult epilepsy patients will be located in West Michigan. Read More