Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital Provides More Inpatient Care

July 6, 2020 Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital now has more capacity for inpatient care. “Why would I go to Paul Oliver when they’re just going to send me to Munson Medical Center? We’ve all heard it,” said Nancy Smith (Reye), M.D., chief medical officer for Munson Healthcare Paul Oliver...

Munson Healthcare continues to manage covid-19 patients, prepare for potential surge, and provide other essential care

April 30, 2020 Last week marked over two months since Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital (POMH) and the entire Munson Healthcare (MHC) system began preparing for the onset of Covid-19 in Northern Michigan. Since that time, many things have changed in the way healthcare is provided in our communities. “At Paul...

After 68 years of service, Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Disbands

April 30, 2020 Sharon Grajcar, Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital Auxiliary president, announced plans at a meeting in mid-April to disband in September. “Like many other service organizations, we’ve seen declining interest in volunteering, particularly for event planning” explained Grajcar....

Local and state partners step up to acquire PPE for Munson Healthcare

April 30, 2020 Munson Healthcare President Ed Ness and Skilled Manufacturing CEO Dodd Russell. Munson Healthcare (MHC) is thanking a local CEO as well as General Motors  for their help in acquiring a substantial supply of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including masks, gloves and face shields,...

Munson Healthcare Increases Visitor Restrictions

April 4, 2020 In response to confirmed community cases of COVID-19 in the region, Munson Healthcare is enhancing visitor restriction policies and enforcing masking for all patients and visitors in clinical care areas.   UNIVERSAL MASKING Effective, Saturday, April 4, Munson Healthcare will be...