Program Helps Parents, Candy Givers Lighten Sugar Load

October 18, 2018 Munson Healthcare and the Northern Michigan Diabetes Initiative (NMDI) are partnering for the sixth consecutive year to promote healthier Halloween habits while providing the sweet satisfaction of giving back.     Trick-or-treaters, parents, and candy givers are encouraged to...

Manistee Community Health Center Slated to Open in December

October 15, 2018 Construction of Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital’s 45,000 square foot Community Health Center building is nearly complete. The hospital expects to begin seeing patients in the new facility in early December.  “Crews are putting the finishing touches on the building and...

Phone Scam Spoofs Munson Healthcare Numbers

October 11, 2018 Reports continue to surface that Northwest Michigan residents in different communities are receiving phone calls from persons or with prerecorded sales pitches that show Munson Healthcare phone numbers on caller ID. Munson Healthcare Telecommunications Manager Joe Dechow said the calls typically...

VIDEO | Mammography Screening Day

October 2, 2018 Seven Munson Healthcare facilities are joining efforts to offer a special mammography screening day on Saturday, Oct. 20, for women who have a hard time making medical appointments during a busy work week. In this video, learn one woman’s breast cancer story and why she is passionate about...

Manistee Hospital’s MedSafe Program Removes Over 1000 lbs. of Medication from the Community

September 25, 2018 Since installing a MedSafe box in October 2016, Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital has collected more than 1000 lbs. of medication. The secure receptacle, located in the hospital lobby and available at all hours, provides a safe place for the public to discard expired or unwanted prescription...