Munson Health
Media Room

Welcome to the Munson Healthcare Media Room. Here you'll find media contacts, resources, and links to the latest news about Munson Healthcare 


Media Inquiries

All media inquiries must be made through Munson Healthcare Corporate Communications. For quickest response, please use the on-call media pager, available 24/7, including after business hours, on weekends and holidays. A Media Relations specialist will assist you.

On-Call Media Pager: (231) 318-9731.


Media Relations Contact Information  
Meghan Daigh (primary contact) Dale Killingbeck
Senior Specialist, Media and Community Relations Specialist, Media Relations and Corporate Communications
(231) 935-3394 (231) 935-3393
(231) 318-9731 on-call media pager (231) 318-9731 on-call media pager
Ian Jones
Director, Corporate Communications & Marketing
(231) 935-3386
(231) 318-1496 pager


Department Contact Information
Munson Healthcare    
Corporate Communications & Marketing
1105 Sixth Street
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 935-3385
(231) 935-0760 fax

Patient Condition Information

For patient condition information, please call Dale Killingbeck at (231) 935-3393 or the on-call media pager at (231) 318-9731. Because of federal privacy regulations (HIPPA), it is essential that members of the news media provide a patient's first and last name, including spelling, when calling.

For an explanation of the terms used to describe patient conditions and injuries and for information about HIPAA the federal laws that govern hospitals' release of patient information to media, please refer to the following:

Munson Speakers Bureau

If you are a member of the news media and would like to speak with a clinical expert, or are a community member and would like to have a Munson Healthcare representative speak to your community group, please contact Meghan Daigh at (231) 935-3394 or via email at

Media Resources

Below are links to useful background materials and reports.

Community Benefit Report
This annual report details the health care education, programs and free, discounted, and unreimbursed services that Munson Healthcare as a non-profit organization, provides as a benefit the communities it serves.   

Focus Magazine
publication for donors and friends of the Munson Healthcare Regional Foundation.

searchable index or recent news from Munson Healthcare.