6:33 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Kalamazoo Mayor Takes Job With Lansing Based Medical Company

Bobby Hopewell says new company is supportive of his role as Kalamazoo Mayor
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo's mayor has accepted a job leading a Lansing-based medical organization. Bobby Hopewell, 50, will start as president and CEO of Mobile Health Resources on Monday, May 12. Mobile Health Resources provides specialty support services such as patient billing, employee engagement surveying, customer satisfaction surveying and group purchasing to health care organizations.
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3:08 pm
Mon April 21, 2014

Hospital Choir Uplifts Patients, Healthcare Workers

Rebecca Thiele, WMUK

At first, the Borgess Resounding Spirit Choir might seem a little unorganized. Choir members are constantly getting up to answer pagers and phones. There are days when some of them come in late and days when some can’t come at all. Choir director Jeffrey Spenner says it took some getting used to.

“I’m conducting doctors and nurses and they have other things that they can and should be thinking about at times," he says. "So now, it’s to the point where I hardly even notice if someone gets up and leaves because of what they do or a pager going off or a phone going off.”

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6:40 am
Mon January 6, 2014

Many Borgess Health outpatient services closed Monday

Offices closed due to snow
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Due to the snowstorm, many Borgess Health outpatient offices will be closed Monday, Borgess spokesman Lew Tysman said in an email. Borgess is recommending that people call prior to their appointment.