Paul Oliver, Grayling Hospitals Recognized for Long-term Care

July 9, 2019 Both Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital’s Crawford Continuing Care Center and Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital’s Living and Rehabilitation Center recently received 2019 Women’s Choice Award for Best Extended Care Nursing Home. To achieve the recognition the facility must be rated...

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...

Paul Oliver’s New MRI Keeps Important Testing in Town

June 24, 2019 Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital now offers a new open MRI that allows for important radiological exams without the need to travel elsewhere. “The new machine means all of our Munson Healthcare sites are using the same technology allowing for standardization of protocol, image quality, and...

Empire Family Care Offers Sports Physicals

June 18, 2019 Sports physicals for school-aged athletes will be offered on July 19 and July 24 at Empire Family Care. Empire Family Care physicians will perform a standard sports physical examination for $20 on these two days.  “Sports physicals are not only required, but are an important step...