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Toshiba Installs First Aplio 500 Ultrasound System at Spectrum Health

To enhance the diagnostic capabilities of ultrasound and improve patient care, Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids has installed the first Aplio 500 ultrasound system from Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2012

Health System To Open Clinic For Frequent ER Users

A West Michigan health system is opening a clinic to assess and treat people who frequently use hospital emergency departments.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2011

Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids

Spectrum Health Starts New Program For Frequent Emergency Room Users

Grand Rapids-based Spectrum Health announced Tuesday the formation of a multi-specialty clinic to assess and treat high-frequency patients at area emergency departments.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/22/2011

Awards and Certifications From September 22

The latest awards, prizes and industry certifications earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2011

Spectrum Health Participating In Heart Valve Clinical Trial

Grand Rapids-based Spectrum Health is participating in a clinical trial to evaluate a transcatheter alternative to open-heart surgery for patients with severe aortic stenosis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2011

Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids

Spectrum Health Announces Alliance for Independent Physicians

Officials at Grand Rapids-based Spectrum Health Wednesday announced a new initiative to support collaboration with independent physicians.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2011

Awards and Certifications From May 31

Spectrum Health Named a Top Ten Health System for Second Year: Grand Rapids-based Spectrum Health was named one of the nation’s top 10 health systems Tuesday in an annual study analyzing clinical and financial performance. Spectrum Health […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2011

Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids

Spectrum Health Gets VAD Certification for Frederik Meijer Heart & Vascular Institute

The Spectrum Health Frederik Meijer Heart & Vascular Institute in Grand Rapids announced today that it has received advanced certification for ventricular assist devices from the Joint Commission, the national quality organization that accredits hospitals in the United States.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2011


Spectrum Health Implants State’s First MRI-Safe Pacemaker

The first implantation of an MRI-compatible pacemaker in Michigan was performed Wednesday at Spectrum Health Fred and Lena Meijer Heart Center. The device allows patients with a pacemaker to undergo safe magnetic resonance imaging scans.


Event Notices From January 26

The latest announcements of technology-related meetings all around Michigan, before they are posted on the GLITR IT Calendar