Items Tagged with 'Metro Health – University of Michigan Health'


Local company launches hospital gift shop

February 4, 2020
A health system has partnered with an eco-friendly branded merchandise company to establish a hospital gift shop. Read More

Grand Rapids hospitals enacting visitor restrictions

January 8, 2020
Amid flu season, health systems in the area are asking ill people to refrain from visiting hospitalized friends and family members until further notice. Read More

Doctor joins women's health team

November 25, 2019
A health system in the area has added a new women's health doctor. Read More

Health systems rate among 'Most Wired'

October 30, 2019
Three West Michigan health systems have been recognized for how effectively they apply core and advanced technologies into their clinical and business programs. Read More

Health system hires COO

September 30, 2019
A health system based in West Michigan has hired a new chief operating officer. Read More

Physician joins health system’s suburban office

September 26, 2019
A health system has hired an internal medicine and pediatrics physician to join one of its suburban offices. Read More

Metro Health expands cardiac health program

Based on Pritikin model, curriculum addresses heart disease diagnoses through teaching lifestyle changes.

September 6, 2019
Metro Health-University of Michigan Health is in the first year of an expanded cardiac rehab program that includes a focus on maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Read More

Inside Track: Grifka preaches patients first

Childhood memory motivates CMO of Metro Health – University of Michigan Health to improve patient care at every level.

June 21, 2019
Dr. Ronald Grifka keeps every letter and gift he receives from his pediatric cardiology patients. He has a folder full of letters he’s received from patients over the years, and the wall in his office is covered with framed mementos. Read More

Health system hires surgeon for new division

September 21, 2018
A health system in the area has added a new medical division and surgeon. Read More

Inside Track: A passion for patient care

Metro Health – U-M cancer center director finds calling after secondhand experience with disease.

August 17, 2018
Laura Smith’s passionate work for cancer patients stems from her own experience with the disease. Read More