Items Tagged with 'Mary Free Bed'


Change Ups: New director’s goals include bedside research

March 2, 2018
Researcher Dr. Janet Niemeier is the new director of the John F. Butzer Center for Research & Innovation at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital. Read More

Hospital forms joint venture with health system

December 6, 2017
A local hospital has signed a partnership agreement to form a 50-50 joint venture with a Michigan health system. Read More

Street Talk: County moves to halt spread of methane

Economics 101.

August 11, 2017
The Kent County Department of Public Works discovered a migration of methane gas to the west of the Kentwood Landfill during routine monitoring in 2016. Read More

Hospital opens conference center

April 26, 2017
A major portion of a local hospital’s $66.4-million, multi-phase renovation and expansion project is complete. Read More

Hospital creates specialty residency program

February 14, 2017
A local hospital is adding a new residency program to its repertoire. Read More

GRBJ Podcast: Kent Riddle, president and CEO of Mary Free Bed

November 1, 2016
Kent Riddle — the president and CEO of Mary Free Bed — is the featured guest in episode six of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More

Mary Free Bed CEO: Growth good for patients, region

First of three expansion phases is already delivering results.

July 1, 2016
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) It’s been an exciting half-decade for Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital, which recently celebrated its 125th year. And the past 18 months have seen some of the most drastic changes and improvements to the campus in recent history. Read More

Hospital names VP of accountable care and medical informatics

March 16, 2016
A doctor with experience as a consultant and professor is the new vice president of accountable care and medical informatics at a local hospital. Read More

Drive partner with law firm

January 20, 2016
A law firm has partnered with the Grand Rapids Drive to benefit a downtown hospital program. Read More

MSU launches rehab division

College of Human Medicine partners with Mary Free Bed.

November 28, 2014
The rehabilitative research and educational collaboration between a Grand Rapids-based medical school and rehabilitation hospital kicks off with the launch of a new division offered as an elective for medical students and residents. Read More