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The Day Before My Sugery

Well, it’s finally here. It is now the day before my surgery. This week, I have been on an emotional rollercoaster. One minute I am crying and the next minute I am just fine. 966 more words

Dr. Schram

My Journey to a New Me

First of all, I owe some people an apology. Yesterday, I posted on Facebook saying I was planning to make a big announcement in honor of National Honesty Day. 1,056 more words

Dr. Schram

GR Health System Among Truven's National Top 15

ANN ARBOR — The Ann Arbor health care consultant Truven Health Analytics Monday released its list of the top 15 health systems in the United States based on clinical and administrative performance. 790 more words


Hospital and retailer 'explore' pharmacy partnership

A hospital may get an on-site retail pharmacy if it can reach a final agreement with a retailer.
Spectrum Health and Meijer said yesterday that they have signed a letter of intent to “explore” opening a pharmacy at Butterworth Hospital in downtown Grand Rapids. 44 more words

Hospital Business News

Decade-Long Friends Get Organs From Same Donor At Same Time

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Two longtime acquaintances who received organ transplants from Spectrum Health found their organs were from the same donor.

Gordon Veldman, 67, and Fred Nelis, 60, met through family friends about 10 years ago but hadn’t had much contact in recent years. 611 more words


WMSBF Members Highlighted in Grand Rapids State of City Address

Mayor George Heartwell highlighted three WMSBF members in his State of the City Address this morning as he introduced his new climate change initiative.  Excerpt shown below. 210 more words

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Presentations from January Meeting

West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum’s January meeting was a luncheon on energy efficiency and internal green revolving funds featuring case studies from Calvin College and Spectrum Health.   60 more words

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