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Lansing United team members visit Sparrow Children’s Center Patients

Michigan Business Network
June 17, 2017 12:00 PM

Members of Lansing’s own National Premier Soccer League team, Lansing United, visited young Patients at the Sparrow Children’s Center. The athletes entertained and thrilled youngsters with their soccer skills and stories of playing top-flight competition.

The visit is part of the community service that has been a trademark of Lansing United since forming three years ago.

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Sparrow Health Care Tour of Soon-to-Open Herbert-Herman Cancer Center Part 2

Michigan Business Beat
June 5, 2017 3:00 PM

Nearly two years to the date after a May 15th 2015, ground breaking ceremony, Sparrow Health Care System gave an early tour of the soon-to-open Herbert-Herman Cancer Center.

In the pair of audio tracks found below, the tour of the new facility continues through the main components of the building seeing even installation art pieces that have begun.

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Sparrow Dapper Dads fundraiser wraps up with fashion show Thursday

Michigan Business Network
June 5, 2017 11:00 AM

LANSING, MI – Voting ends soon for the 2017 Dapper Dads Challenge, a popular Sparrow Foundation Women Working Wonders fundraising event, now in its eighth year.

This year’s challenge features 33 of mid-Michigan’s most prominent professional leaders who’s been campaigning over the past 12 weeks to gather the most votes and earn the title of “Top Dapper Dad.” The event raises money to support women’s health in the mid-Michigan region.

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Sparrow Health Care Tour of Soon-to-Open Herbert-Herman Cancer Center Part 1

Michigan Business Beat
May 26, 2017 5:00 PM

Nearly two years to the date after a May 15th 2015, ground breaking ceremony, Sparrow Health Care System gave an early tour of the soon-to-open Herbert-Herman Cancer Center.

In the pair of audio tracks found below, the tour of the new facility gets underway through the main components of the building seeing even installation art pieces that have begun.

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Mayo Clinic Expert, Sparrow Genetics Counselor Discuss New Frontier in Medicine

Michigan Business Beat
May 24, 2017 10:00 AM

Jeffrey Mosher crossed the city of Lansing, MI, to find out more about the Mayo Care Clinic Network, Sparrow collaborates with the Mayo Clinic, utilizing its expertise and innovative care. The relationship is impacting Patients every day.

Jeffrey speaks first with Richard M. Weinshilboum, M.D., Professor of Pharmacology and Medicine for the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. They discuss an incredible new frontier in medicine, personalized care, in which a Patient’s individual genomics help determine their drug therapy.

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Sparrow recognizes Nurses of the Year during National Nurses Week

Michigan Business Network
May 19, 2017 5:00 PM

LANSING, MI – Fifteen Sparrow Nurses have been given special recognition for their quality, compassionate care and service as part of activities last week celebrating National Nurses Week.

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Debunking Myths in Healthcare

Michigan Business Beat
May 19, 2017 2:00 PM

Chris Holman hosted what we call the CAMW! Success Story of the Month. For May 2017 we looked at the topic of debunking myths in healthcare. His guests were from Capital Area Michigan Works! and Sparrow Health System.

Joining Chris were Megan Wills, Manager, Talent Acquisition Sparrow Health System, along with Joe Winkiel, Business Service Liaison at Capital Area Michigan Works! - The demand for talent in the health care industry is ever-growing in Michigan, the U.S. and beyond. Enhanced technology and improved health care has led to a longer life expectancy for individuals and a growing aging population in the U.S. they discuss what this means for health care.

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Mobile Health Clinic adds more locations

Michigan Business Network
May 18, 2017 9:00 AM

MBN recentally had the opportunity to visit the Southside Community Center where the Mobile Health Clinic was on site. Sparrow, the Ingham County Health Department and Dean Transportation are expanding on last year’s successful launch of the Lansing-area’s only Mobile Health Clinic. The Mobile Health Clinic will be on location at many more sites this year, providing free basic health services to residents in need not only in Lansing but surrounding communities.

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HGB honors its 2016 Generosity Guild Volunteers of the Year

Michigan Business Network
May 17, 2017 9:00 AM

CHARLOTTE, Mich. – Hayes Green Beach Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce Emily Newton and Judy Gordeneer as its Generosity Guild Volunteers of the Year. They were recognized at the hospital’s annual Generosity Guild Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon Wednesday, April 26.

HGB employees and volunteers nominated more than 20 volunteers to receive the annual recognition. All Generosity Guild volunteers voted on the nominees to determine final winners.

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22nd Annual Doug Griffith Community Service Awards Breakfast

Michigan Business Beat
May 15, 2017 5:00 PM

Sparrow Health hosted the 22nd annual Doug Griffith Community Service Award Breakfast honoring a local labor leader. This event, attended by numerous political, labor, and community leaders, recognizes an outstanding individual in labor in the mid-Michigan region.

Here are excerpts of Glenn Freeman III being honored May 12th, along with Childrens Miracle Network family's coverage. Freeman serves his union and community in numerous roles. The morning also focused on the Sparrow Children’s Center, the region’s only Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.

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