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|Detroit Medical Center Awarded National Health Care Innovation Award
DMC among few to receive $10 million award from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to test new primary care model in Detroit.
|DMC Harper-Hutzel Hospital Hosts Stroller Cruise
The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) Harper-Hutzel Hospital is having its annual Stroller Cruise on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
The Stroller Cruise contest is for all Harper-Hutzel employees and each unit will decorate a baby stroller or car seat with donated baby items such as baby bottles, disposable diapers, wipes, clothing items, etc. The car seat or stroller, serving as the base of the gift will creatively have all donated items attached to it so the hospital can host it’s own ‘Dream Cruise’ event. All entries and items will go to the future newborns of underprivileged families delivered at Hutzel Women’s Hospital.
|Science’ features advances in understanding of preterm birth and discoveries made at Perinatology Research Branch of NIH, Wayne State University and Detroit Medical Center
The Aug. 15 edition of the prestigious journal Science features a major article about the most important problem in obstetrics: preterm labor. The article, “Preterm labor: one syndrome, many causes,” delivers a powerful message: preterm birth is not one condition, but many, and provides a framework for meeting this challenge.
|Detroit Medical Center Opens DMC Heart Hospital
Facility fulfills promise to invest in Detroit’s cardiovascular health. - The Detroit Medical Center will open its new Heart Hospital on August 4. The $78 million, state-of-the-art facility will offer patients comprehensive cardiovascular care, including a wide range of the latest minimally invasive treatment options and preventive services. The heart hospital expands DMC’s role as a leading provider of cardiovascular care in the region and furthers its commitment to the people of Detroit, where heart disease is the leading cause of death.
|U.S. News & World Report Names Detroit Medical Center Among Best Hospitals
The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) has been ranked among the best hospitals for 2014-15 in a variety of specialties both regionally and nationally by U.S. News & World Report. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 25th year, recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients.
|Detroit Medical Center Named 2014 Most Wired Hospital for 8th Consecutive Year
The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) has again been recognized as one of the nation’s “Most Wired” hospitals, according to the 16th annual Health Care’s Most Wired Survey, conducted by Hospitals & Health Networks.
|Thousands of Women from Across the Midwest will Converge
Last March, more than 7,000 women gathered at Joe Louis Arena to experience Dawn Seekers, metro-Detroit's largest worship service for women-only hosted by Triumph Church. Now, on Saturday, June 21, from 6 - 8 a.m. more than 10,000 women are expected to again convene for yet another dose of Dawn Seekers at the fabulous Joe Louis Arena.
|Eleven Tenet hospitals recently received sustainability awards from Practice Greenhealth!
This organization is the nation’s leading health care community supporting environmental stewardship working to improve patient safety and care through tools, best practices and knowledge sharing. Hospitals are selected annually to honor environmental achievements in the health care sector.
|DMC selected for White House program supporting health IT apprenticeships
The Detroit Medical Center is one of only nine hospital systems selected nationwide to participate in a federally initiated pilot project to provide apprenticeships in health information technology and information management.
|The Children’s Hospital of Michigan Ranks Among America’s Best in
The Children’s Hospital of Michigan at the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) is among the best in the country in eight pediatric specialties according to the U.S. News & World Report’s 2014-15 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings. The Children’s Hospital of Michigan is nationally ranked in: Cancer (#24), Cardiology & Heart Surgery (#37), Nephrology (#41), Neurology & Neurosurgery (#24), Neonatology (#47), Pulmonology (#32), Urology (#34) and Gastroenterology (#44).