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Tuesday September 18th | Sparrow, Footprints of Michigan Making An Impact on Local Lives with 24-Hour Shoe Drive

Michigan Business Beat
September 18, 2018 4:00 PM

Jeffrey Mosher interviews Claire Corr, Government Relations, Community Services Labor Liaison for Sparrow Health System. The drive runs through midnight tonight.

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Sparrow Event: 4th Annual Sparrow Hair-a-Thon

Michigan Business Network
September 13, 2018 12:00 PM

They’re cutting for a cause at  4th Annual Sparrow Hair-a-Thon 
                                              This Saturday

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Mary Free Bed at Sparrow

Michigan Business Beat
September 8, 2018 9:00 AM

Chris Holman welcomes Kris Tennant, OTR/MPT, Director of Rehabilitation for Mary Free Bed, to the MBN studios to share the history and special story around Mary Free Bed.

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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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Community Member Gives Back To Sparrow Herbert-Herman Cancer Center

Michigan Business Beat
August 2, 2018 3:00 PM

Lisa Dobbrastine, A mason woman, was touched by the care at the Sparrow Herbert-Herman Cancer Center will drop off a whopping 120 care packages for cancer Patients. She raised money to purchase the care packages and even held an event at Little Hawk at Hawk Hollow as part of the effort. They will be delivered to Sparrow Herbert-Herman Cancer Center officials. The woman is part of an exceptionally caring family – her brother is a Sparrow Ionia Hospital Nurse who was recently recognized for providing a listening ear to a dying military veteran in need.

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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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Sparrow Names Christine Jodoin, MSN, RN, NE-BC, as Chief Nursing Officer

Michigan Business Network
July 30, 2018 9:00 AM


LANSING, MI – Sparrow Hospital is pleased to announce that Christine Jodoin, MSN, RN, NE-BC, who has held a variety of Nursing leadership roles at Sparrow, has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer.

Jodoin leads a staff of some 2,000 outstanding Nurses.

Jodoin was selected by a search committee of Sparrow Leaders, Physicians and board members, and brings to the position over 17 years of progressive healthcare leadership experience in Nursing, Operations, Safety, Quality and Patient Experience.


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Sparrow News: Sparrow Ionia Hospital Names Nurse of the Year

Michigan Business Network
July 28, 2018 9:00 AM

Sparrow Ionia Hospital honors its 2018 Nurse of the Year

IONIA, MI – Tim Barnes, BSN, RN, has been selected as Sparrow Ionia Hospital’s 2018 Nurse of the Year.

Barnes – a Caregiver at Sparrow Ionia since 2016 in the Emergency Department and most recently the Surgery Department – was nominated by his peers for being a great asset to his team and going above and beyond to provide excellent Patient care.

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New MAC ATTACK Race Raises Money for Parkinson’s Research | Postponed Spring Event now THIS SATURDAY!!!!!

Michigan Business Beat
July 26, 2018 1:00 PM

Rescheduled Sparrow Michigan Athletic Club 
MAC Attack! event NOW THIS SATURDAY!!!

To learn what the MAC Attack is all about please check out the information and PodCast below!

On this segment of Michigan Business Beat, Fitness Manager Russell Zalkin and Amber Stefanski, Aquatic Supervisor, Sparrow Michigan Athletic Club, East Lansing, MI. speak with Jeffrey Mosher about the details.

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