Two COVID-19 Cases Confirmed at Munson Healthcare Facilities

March 16, 2020 (Traverse City, MI) – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has informed Munson Healthcare tonight that two patients tested and treated at Munson Healthcare facilities have confirmed cases of COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2).  One patient was screened and tested at Munson Medical...

Their Personal Journeys Now Give Others Hope

January 14, 2020 Paul Bock and Andy Miller offer patients much more than resources and help for their addiction. They also bring “street cred.” As peer recovery coaches at Munson Medical Center they have the walked the walk and use their own journeys to recovery as launching pads to...

Pharmacist’s Research Project Aims to Save Lives

November 21, 2019 Providing a box of naloxone to qualifying patients before they walk out the door is a mission for Munson Medical Center pharmacy resident Rachel Pavona, Pharm.D. It is also her research project. “Addiction and recovery is actually very personal to me, my brother passed from a heroin...

Candy Takeback Program Expands in 2019

October 28, 2019 A sweet partnership between Munson Healthcare and the Northern Michigan Diabetes Initiative offers parents a lifesaver – the chance to donate leftover or excess Halloween candy to a worthy cause.  Now in its seventh year, the Candy Takeback program adds eight new drop-off options, for...

VIDEO | Community Health Library at the Foster Family Community Health Center

May 9, 2019 The Community Health Library at the Foster Family Community Health Center is a free service to the community and offers many resources on a variety of topics. They can help guide to reliable sources online and experts on topics. Resources include books, health magazines, DVDs, CDs, anatomical...