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...

‘Green Team’ Seeks to Get Plant Life Growing at Hospital

June 4, 2019 Green thumbs and willing hearts are needed to help a Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital “Green Team” introducing helpful horticulture therapy to the facility’s patients, visitors and staff. “Horticulture Therapy is an evidenced-based program rooted in stress reduction...

Health Education Speaker Series Launches This Month

March 8, 2019 Helping Benzie County residents learn more about implementing and sustaining healthy active lifestyles is on the agenda for Betsie Hosick Health & Fitness Center in 2019. The fitness center is sponsoring a free health education speaker series and a free fitness education series of classes...

"If you want your old life back, this is the place that can make it happen!"

February 22, 2019 “If you want your old life back, this is the place that can make it happen! Life as you know it does not have to be over. Just go for it! You won’t be sorry!” Wise words from 64-year-old patient John Teesdale – who completed cardiac rehab at Munson Healthcare...