Lions Great Claims Discrimination In DMC LawsuitDetroit Lions' legend Lem Barney is suing the Detroit Medical Center, claiming age discrimination.
Detroit Medical Center Drops Plans For Royal Oak FacilityThe Detroit Medical Center is no longer looking to build a $50 million outpatient facility in Royal Oak.
DMC Chief Mike Duggan To Step DownAmid talk he'll run for mayor, Detroit Medical Center CWO Mike Duggan announced he is leaving his job.
Hospital Staffers Take Pledge To Kick The Soda HabitWould you be willing to give up pop for 30 days?
Citing Crime, Belle Isle, Mike Duggan Lays Groundwork For Mayoral Run"Over the next 90 days, we're going to do an analysis across the city as to whether there's enough support for me to be elected mayor.
DMC Docs First In U.S. To Use New Heart Pump During Artery RepairThe Detroit Medical Center announced that the hospital group's Cardiovascular Institute has conducted the nation's first artery-repair procedure using a new high-tech, catheter-delivered tool designed to pump up to four liters of blood per minute through a patient's circulatory system. The new device allows the heart to rest while repairs are made to damaged arteries.
New Detroit Medical Center Hiring Policy BeginsThe Detroit Medical Center is expected to begin screening job applicants for nicotine.
DMC Buys HMOThe Detroit Medical Center announced today that it has signed an agreement to purchase ProCare Health Plan Inc., a Detroit-based health maintenance organization that offers health care coverage to Medicaid beneficiaries in Wayne County.
Detroit Medical Center To Stop Hiring SmokersThe DMC announced Wednesday that it's implementing a "nicotine-free" hiring policy, effective July 1st.
Wayne State Doc Publishes Breakthrough Study On Cooling Blanket For NewbornsAfter more than 10 years of study, investigators in the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network, led by a pediatric researcher at Wayne State University and the Detroit Medical Center, have proven an effective way to significantly reduce death and physical and mental disability caused by reduction in oxygen and blood flow to the brain at birth.
Researchers Look To Lower Serious Risks To NewbornsA local study appearing in this week's New England Journal of Medicine supports the use of whole-body hypothermia in full-term, oxygen-deprived newborns.
DMC Chief Needs More Time To Consider Mayoral Run Does Mike Duggan think a white man can win a mayoral race in a predominately black city?
DMC Demonstrates Ekso 'Wearable Robot' The hope of walking again is becoming a reality for many thanks to a new piece of technology at a local hospital.
Wearable Robot At DMC Allows Wheelchair Users To Stand And WalkThis week, DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan became the eighth rehabilitation hospital in the United States to receive Ekso, a wearable, robotic exoskeleton that powers people with lower extremity paralysis or weakness to get them standing up and walking.
DMC Cardiovascular Institute In New PAD Clinical TrialThe DMC Cardiovascular Institute announced Wednesday that it will participate in Connect II, a global clinical trial conditionally approved by the FDA that gives physicians access to Ocelot, a new imaging technology tool to fight Peripheral Arterial Disease.