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Sparrow Comprehensive Stroke Center Awarded Top National Honor for Extraordinary Care

Michigan Business Network
September 6, 2018 3:00 PM

LANSING, MI – Sparrow Hospital and its Comprehensive Stroke Center has received the highest level award for stroke care by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association.

The GOLD PLUS quality achievement award recognizes Sparrow for its continued success in using standards set by the Get With The Guidelines®- Stroke and Target: Stroke℠ program. The program establishes the most up-to-date evidence based treatment guidelines for improved Patient care and outcomes.

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Sparrow Physician explains hepatitis and tipson avoiding it and where to seek treatment

Michigan Business Network
August 16, 2018 6:00 PM

MBN was on hand for an in depth look into Hepatitis, tips on avoiding it, and where someone can seek out treatment. It recently has been on the minds of more and more people after the federal government announced the outbreak of Hepatitis A in Michigan and a steady stream of cases continue to arise.

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Delta Dental Foundation | the Serving Smiles to Seniors Program

Michigan Business Network
August 13, 2018 2:00 PM

From July to October 2018 Delta Dental of Michigan has a series of FREE Senior Lunch Programs.
Jeffrey Mosher speaks with Katie Frankhart, Program Coordinator, Delta Dental Foundation at Delta Dental of Michigan and two representatives from Tri-County Office on Aging; Tasha Stetler, Community Nutrition Manager, and Christine T. Histed, RD, Registered Dietician, Evidence Based Programs Manager. 

Their conversation covers  what the Serving Smiles to Seniors program is. The tie of The Delta Dental Foundation having several partners on this initiative including Tri-County Office on Aging. 


How the Tri-County Office on Aging is involved in the program. 
What the results have shown, and whether this program is effective. Why this program is needed in our community?

And finally how a senior can sign up to attend one of the upcoming luncheons?

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Delta Dental | MORE Dates for Free Senior Lunch Program Offering Oral Health Assessments, Nutrition Lessons

Michigan Business Network
August 6, 2018 12:06 PM

From July to October 2018 Delta Dental of Michigan has a series of FREE Senior Lunch Programs.

WHAT:  Nearly one-fifth of adults 65 years and older have untreated tooth decay which is almost entirely preventable. The Delta Dental Foundation and its partners are launching the local Serving Smiles to Seniors program for the third year to educate seniors on proper oral care and connect them with local resources. 

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Sparrow’s New Center for Laboratory Medicine

Michigan Business Beat
July 30, 2018 10:00 AM

Jeffrey Mosher catches up with Jon Baker, Administrative Director of Sparrow Laboratories, Lansing, MI. They cover Sparrow Health System’s new Center for Laboratory Medicine and what it means for Patient care. Sparrow recently held an open house for the public to learn about the facility. 

Sparrow Laboratories is one of the top 20 busiest hospital labs in the country and home to some 500 Caregivers. Sparrow Center for Laboratory Science opened for more advanced testing and quicker processing of the tens of thousands of Patient test results they receive every year. During the tour, Sparrow showcased the latest high-tech equipment analyzing DNA and detecting micro-organisms that foreshadow diseases. 

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Delta Dental | Free Senior Lunch Program Offers Oral Health Assessments, Nutrition Lessons

Michigan Business Network
July 17, 2018 4:00 PM

Wednesday, July 18 at noon

WHAT:  Nearly one-fifth of adults 65 years and older have untreated tooth decay which is almost entirely preventable. The Delta Dental Foundation and its partners are launching the local Serving Smiles to Seniors program for the third year to educate seniors on proper oral care and connect them with local resources. 

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Delta Dental | My Dreams Are Becoming Real’ Exhibit Showcased Refugee Student Art

Michigan Business Network
June 28, 2018 9:00 AM

Recent Free public art reception: “My Dreams Are Becoming Real”

Paintings by local refugee youth in Samaritas' Refugee Foster Care program were be on display at Tabooli in East Lansing for World Refugee Awareness Week, June 17-24.

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Delta Dental | Local groups push proper disposal of drugs

Michigan Business Network
April 25, 2018 11:00 AM

Quality, affordable dental care isn’t always easy to come by.

Local groups push proper disposal of drugs, reduction of opioid abuse 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Delta Dental | ‘Touchdown for Teeth tailgate’

Michigan Business Network
April 20, 2018 10:00 AM

Quality, affordable dental care isn’t always easy to come by.

Touchdown for Teeth tailgate’ highlights
importance of wearing a mouthguard,
protecting teeth during sports

 

 

 

 

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Sparrow, Delta Dental Join with Local Patient To Promote Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Michigan Business Beat
April 17, 2018 4:00 PM

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and you probably didn’t know that young people, in particular, are susceptible to the disease through the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). Or that 50,000 new cases of oral and throat cancer were diagnosed in the United States in 2017.

Sparrow and Delta Dental are joining together to spotlight awareness and prevention techniques

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