VIDEO | Mother Overcoming Opioid Addiction

March 4, 2019 “I don’t want my kids to grow up and be addicted. I want that to end. I hope they never have to deal with what I have dealt with. If you genuinely want help, there is help out there.” Angelique Grooms, a mother who is in recovery from opioid addiction, shares her journey in...

Hospital Plans Expansion of Opioid Use Disorder Treatment

October 31, 2018 The hospital recently received a three-year $1.5 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration that will allow it to develop a Community Opioid Recovery Expansion or “CORE” program for the region. “Statistics from the CDC show that age-adjusted deaths...

Molly Britton, M.D., Joins Munson Medical Center

September 18, 2018 Molly Britton, M.D., has joined the staff of Munson Medical Center as a specialist in psychiatry. Dr. Britton practices inpatient psychiatry at Munson Medical Center, 1105 Sixth St., in Traverse City. Dr. Britton graduated from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Grand...

Helping Solve Anxiety, Depression Issues Outside the Hospital

March 15, 2018 Coping with paralyzing anxiety, depression, or thoughts of suicide requires help.   Munson Medical Center’s Partial Hospitalization Program offers expert care from a team that includes a psychiatrist, nurse, and licensed counselors who are all focused on helping those suffering...

James P. Hartzler, D.O., Joins Munson Medical Center

October 23, 2017 James P. Hartzler, D.O., has joined the staff of Munson Medical Center as a specialist in psychiatry. Dr. Hartzler practices inpatient psychiatry at Munson Medical Center, 1105 Sixth St., in Traverse City.   Dr. Hartzler graduated from Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, Glendale,...