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|Detroit Medical Center Successfully Completes Second Year Using ACO Model
The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) is pleased to announce the successful completion of the second year of operation of its Michigan Pioneer ACO Model.
|Children’s Hospital of Michigan Implements Visitation Restrictions
Like hospitals throughout the Midwest, the Children’s Hospital of Michigan at the Detroit Medical Center has experienced an influx of patients with viral respiratory illnesses. Younger children are particularly susceptible to catching and spreading these illnesses, according to Prashant V. Mahajan, M.D., M.P.H., M.B.A., division chief and research director in Emergency Medicine at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan.
|Detroit Medical Center and Medical Weight Loss Clinic Host Free Weight-Loss and Wellness Event “Your New Self – The Shape of Things to Come…”
The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) and Medical Weight Loss Clinic (MWLC) – which earlier this year announced an exclusive partnership to offer patients, both surgical and non-surgical, a comprehensive spectrum of weight-loss services – today announced plans to host a unique, no-cost weight-loss and wellness community event.
|First Lady Sue Snyder applauds Detroit Medical Center’s efforts to advance safe sleep practices
Michigan First Lady Sue Snyder today praised collaborative efforts between the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) and the Michigan Departments of Human Services (DHS) and Community Health (MDCH) to raise awareness of the dangers of unsafe sleep practices with new parents. The collaboration goes beyond requirements of the new Michigan Infant Safe Sleep Act signed into law by Gov. Rick Snyder in May.
|“Mama Palooza" event to help expectant mothers prevent preterm births
Detroit mothers and mothers-to-be can ensure the best possible healthy start for their children by attending the Mama Palooza on Saturday, Sept. 6 at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.
|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.