Spectrum Health

Spectrum Health hosts Candid Conversations with Amy Robach, Susan Ford Bales

by (Ana Olvera)

Submitted 10-09-2014 under NEWS

Women in the U.S. have a one in eight chance of developing breast cancer during their lifetime, and yet Karen Brink, a 27-year breast cancer survivor, remembers a time when breast cancer wasn’t openly discussed. “Nobody talked about it...

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Meet civic investor Eric Bouwens: Investing in the city's health

by (Holly)

Submitted 04-19-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

Surrounded by 12 comfortable exam rooms, a procedure room for minor surgeries and a team of financial assistants to help patients navigate health funding and an on-site social worker, Dr. Eric Bouwens finds himself starting off Spectrum Health's...

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Dr. Carl Hart to speak on science of addiction Tuesday at Wealthy Theatre

by (wealthytheatre)

Submitted 03-28-2014 under NONPROFITS

"One of Wealthy Theatre's most critical roles in this community is to advance dialog," says Wealthy Theatre director Erin Wilson, "and thanks to an almost unbelievable collaboration of partners, that's what we're doing on...

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Spectrum Health to open Community Medicine Clinic for uninsured, underinsured

by (Ana Olvera)

Submitted 08-02-2013 under NEWS

Spectrum Health Medical Group held an open house Friday morning for its new Community Medicine Clinic (CMC) opening Monday, August 5. The clinic, located at 75 Sheldon Boulevard SE, will offer primary care to uninsured or underinsured Grand Rapids...

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Open houses In Heritage Hills draws crowd

by (magical)

Submitted 05-29-2013 under NEWS

The 42nd annual Heritage Hill Tour of Homes in Grand Rapids took place on Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19. "We have this open-house tour for people to visit our homes in Heritage Hills because we want to give back to the community a part...

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Mygrcitypoints teams up with Heart of West Michigan United Way

by (royerd)

Submitted 01-24-2013 under NEWS

Many Grand Rapids city residents have been collecting mygrcitypoints for recycling and redeeming them at local businesses. But now, in phase two of this successful civic engagement program, all area residents (not just city residents) can...

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New EMT course offered at the School of Health, Science & Technology

by (GRPScommunications)

Submitted 08-09-2011 under NONPROFITS

GRPS recently announced a partnership with Life EMS Ambulance and Spectrum Health designed to offer an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course to high school seniors beginning this fall at the School of Health, Science and Technology. Graduates of...

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GRPS, Life EMS Ambulance, and Spectrum Health Announce New EMT Course Offering

by (GRPScommunications)

Submitted 07-05-2011 under NONPROFITS

On June 28, 2011, Grand Rapids Public Schools (GRPS) announced a new partnership with Life EMS Ambulance and Spectrum Health designed to offer an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course to high school seniors beginning this fall. Graduates of the...

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Literacy Center honors The Rapidian at its annual BeeDazzling Spellebration

by (LiteracyCenter)

Submitted 03-14-2011 under NONPROFITS

By Lindsay McHolme, Community Literacy Liaison The Literacy Center of West Michigan presented awards to exceptional students, tutors and partners at its annual BeeDazzling Spellebration event on March 10. The Marshall Pitler Public Relations Award...

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