Munson Healthcare Hospitals Join Medication Takeback Day

October 16, 2019 Munson Healthcare facilities will join the national DEA’s Fall Medication Take Back Event Saturday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m by reminding area residents of drop-off sites in their communities. Residents in Cadillac, Charlevoix, Frankfort, Gaylord, Grayling, Manistee, and Traverse City...

North Flight EMS Helps Prepare Schools for Emergencies

August 27, 2019 Members of the North Flight EMS team in Wexford County are helping area schools prepare for a day they hope will never come. North Flight EMS Manager of Ground Support Aaron Sogge, EMT-P, IC, and other members of North Flight’s Manton base recently spent time with teachers and staff at...

Community Health Needs Assessment: Mental Health and Substance Abuse Top Priorities

July 9, 2019 Providing preventative and accessible mental health and substance abuse services is an essential regional need, according to results of the 2019 Community Health Needs Assessment known as MiThrive. Also identified as a strategic priority for Munson Healthcare: addressing basic needs of living to...

Munson Healthcare CEO Named Chair-Elect of MHA

July 2, 2019 Munson Healthcare President and CEO Ed Ness was elected chair-elect of the Michigan Health & Hospital Association Board of Trustees. His term began July 1. The board directs the greater Lansing-based association’s statewide representation of hospitals and health care providers. Ness...

Kristen N. Maurice, D.O., Joins Munson Healthcare

May 1, 2019 Kristen N. Maurice, D.O., has joined the staff of Munson Medical Center as a specialist in cardiology.  Dr. Maurice has joined the Traverse Heart & Vascular team of 20 cardiologists. She will be seeing patients at the Traverse City and Cadillac locations. She is accepting new patients,...