Items Tagged with 'Michigan Blood'


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

Michigan Blood names president

September 8, 2016
A former health care executive is the new president at Grand Rapids-based Michigan Blood. Read More

Letter: Blood diversion is a blow to West Michigan efforts

April 8, 2016
Editor: Your Street Talk feature (“Slam-dunk design,” March 28) on the American Red Cross blood donation appeal is a major disservice to our community and the hospitals in Kent County. Read More

Weather gives cold shoulder to Michigan Blood donations

Holidays, ice and snow form the perfect storm.

January 17, 2014
Although the 2014 polar vortex has been over for almost two weeks, the effect of the cold weather and massive snowstorms that pounded West Michigan earlier this month linger on. Read More

Spectrum Health performs bone marrow transplants

April 16, 2013
West Michigan adults who need a blood or marrow transplant (BMT) to help them fight cancer can now receive treatment nearer to home, according to an announcement by Spectrum Health. Read More

For Michigan Blood, logistics really is life or death

Statewide blood supplier faces complicated issues.

January 25, 2013
A pint comes out, a pint goes in. That’s likely how many people feel blood donation works. In reality, the blood business is a whole lot more complicated. Read More