Monthly Archives: August 2015

Mercy Health Saint Mary’s sHaPes Students’ Lives

Student participants in the sHaPe program are exposed to a variety of health professions, anatomy and physiology, and personal health… Read more »

Heartside “Back to School Bash” Filled With “Positive Energy and Fun Times”

Doctors’ offices don’t usually lend themselves to a “fun” atmosphere, but Heartside Health Clinic, a community benefit ministry of Mercy… Read more »

NICU Reunion – Celebrating Super Heroes

Amid the chaos that nearly 200 NICU “grads” bring, their parents and NICU nurses who cared for them were able… Read more »

Julie Deppen, 8 Main, DAISY Award Honoree

This month, Mercy Health Saint Mary’s recognizes Julie Deppen as the Daisy Award honoree for her outstanding commitment to upholding… Read more »

Third Cohort of Financial Peace University Graduates

Want control over your finances? A dedicated group of Mercy Health Saint Mary’s colleagues answered “Yes!” and began a nine-week… Read more »

Congratulations to Marcia Lund, Friend of Nursing Award Winner!

Congratulations to Marcia Lund, (pictured in the middle, wearing blue) greeter, who was nominated by Julia Winter and a nurse… Read more »

Foundation awards nearly $300K to Mercy Health Saint Mary’s; affiliated research programs

At the August board meeting of the Saint Mary’s Foundation, the board of community leaders and physicians approved funding ten… Read more »

Comprehensive Breast Center Now Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence

Only Hospital in Area to be recognized as Center of Excellence Comprehensive Breast Center in Grand Rapids becomes a Certified… Read more »

DAISY Award Winner – March 2015 – Margaret McCormick

Margaret McCormick, Endoscopy nurse, has received the DAISY Award for March 2015. Her nominator, Ann Van Hofwegen, another Endoscopy nurse,… Read more »

Deacons Complete Summer Internship at Mercy Health Saint Mary’s

Congratulations to our three summer deacons as they complete their 10-week internship on August 14, 2015. Deacons Tom Cavera, Jegar… Read more »

Friend of Nursing Award – April 2015 – Peter Muskiewicz

Congratulations to Peter Muskiewicz, Music Therapist, who was nominated by Elizabeth Boyer, 3 Lacks RN Clinical Staff Nurse. During the surprise… Read more »

Breast Center Manager Goes to Washington; Advocates for Breast Screening

Breast Center Manager Carole Gentry and Mercy Health Patient Meet with Several Legislators to Advocate for Breast Cancer Screening Policies… Read more »