Items Tagged with 'Spectrum Health'


Health system CEO stepping down

October 17, 2017
The president and CEO of a West Michigan health system has announced his retirement. Read More

Doctor wins grant for pediatric cancer research

October 4, 2017
A $150,000 grant will fuel further research into childhood cancer in West Michigan. Read More

Ford airport completes phase one of $45M 'transformation' project

September 28, 2017
The first phase of a $45-million construction project at Gerald R. Ford International Airport has finished.  Read More

Chamber producing Medical Innovation Summit downtown

September 27, 2017
On the heels of a new biomedical research center opening downtown, the local chamber plans to host a summit for businesses to learn about medical innovation. Read More

Inside Track: Wilson is drawn to the executive side of health

Michigan Blood CEO’s first job was running a 100-bed hospital at the age of 25.

September 15, 2017
Jim Wilson comes by his passion for health care honestly. Read More

Spectrum Health rides building boom

Over the last five years, the region’s largest employer has ponied up $160M for construction costs.

September 15, 2017
Ever since the merger of Butterworth Health System and Blodgett Memorial Medical Center two decades ago, a union that eventually would beget the region’s largest employer, Spectrum Health System has been synonymous with West Michigan’s status as a health care destination. Read More

Partnership brings shoulder brace closer to market

August 28, 2017
A lakeshore biotech startup has partnered with a local health care organization to manufacture a shoulder brace to support injury recovery. Read More

Retailer, health system brand their own OTC meds

August 8, 2017
West Michigan's two largest employers are teaming up. Read More

New executive departs Priority Health

August 1, 2017
The newly appointed chief marketing and digital officer for Priority Health is moving on. Read More

Inside Track: Freese Decker rounds into form as participatory leader

Spectrum Health COO and executive vice president strives for constant improvement in work and personal life.

July 21, 2017
For new Spectrum Health System Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President Tina Freese Decker, one of the best perks of the job is “rounding.” Read More