Enhanced Recovery Initiative

Part of the St. Joseph Mercy Health Care System hospitals. (Credit: SJMHCS web)

St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Gets Blue Cross Gant For Post-Surgery Advances

St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor has received $102,000 from the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation to help fund the hospital’s Enhanced Recovery initiative, a comprehensive 16-step standardized process to improve patient outcomes, decrease complications and shorten hospital length of stay after colorectal surgery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2013