Nearly 700 Henry Ford Health Employees Test Positive For COVID-19 Over Past Week As Community Cases SpikeDuring a COVID update briefing Tuesday, Henry Ford Health officials said there has been a spike in COVID cases, they currently have 480 patients hospitalized with the virus and 686 employees have tested positive in the past week.
Henry Ford Early College Offers Free Program To Jump Start Wayne County High School Students Medical CareerHenry Ford Early College offers educational and job alternatives to the community and address shortage filling medical positions. It’s open and free to ninth graders in Wayne County. The program grants a high school diploma, associate’s degree and certification in a medical profession in five years. Professions include biotechnology, surgery and pharmacy tech, respiratory therapist, paramedic, medical/clinical practice management, ophthalmic technician. Some continue their education and go into nursing, medical school or other specialties.
Henry Ford Health System Warns Of Spoof Phone CallsHere’s a new scam warning from health officials for Michiganders to be aware of.
400 Henry Ford Health Employees Quit Over COVID-19 Vaccine MandateHundreds of Henry Ford Health System workers are out of their job after voluntarily quitting to avoid the company's vaccine mandate.
99% Of Henry Ford Health System Employees VaccinatedHenry Ford Health System says 99% of its workers have gotten their shot or received an exemption.
Henry Ford Health Looking Overseas For NursesA major Michigan heath care provider said it is looking overseas for hundreds of nurses.
Michigan Matters: From Mackinac to Motor Bella, Major Events ReturnMotor Bella is making its debut at the M1 Concourse this coming week as Detroit Auto Dealers Association's Executive Director Rod Alberts and the facility’s CEO Timothy McGrane talked about on “Michigan Matters” airing 8 a.m. this Sunday on CBS 62.
Henry Ford Closes 120 Beds, Reporting Short StaffHere in Metro Detroit, Henry Ford Health System is experiencing staffing challenges from the emergency room to admissions.
Most Henry Ford Health Employees Got COVID-19 VaccineA major health care provider in southeastern Michigan said 92% of employees were fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by a Friday deadline.
Henry Ford Prepares For Third Shot As Hospital Sees Spike In COVID-19 CasesThe Henry Ford Health System plans to roll out the booster shot at its locations.
Henry Ford Health System: All Employees Must Be Vaccinated By Sept. 10The requirement will take effect on Sept. 10, 2021, and applies to all team members, students, volunteers and contractors.
Henry Ford, 11 Other Health Systems Pledge To Add $1 Billion In Spending On Small Businesses Affected By COVID-19 Henry Ford Health System and 11 other health systems have committed a joint $1 billion pledge to local, minority, women-owned, and other small businesses and enterprises.
Enrollment Open For Young Children In Moderna Vaccine StudyA Detroit-based health system is enrolling children ages 6 months to 11 years old for Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine study.
Visitor Restrictions Eased At Henry Ford Health System HospitalsHenry Ford Health System says masks are still required for patients, visitors and healthcare workers at all facilities.
Michigan Matters: Fighting Covid-19, J & J’s CEO talks about their new vaccine, HFHS's COO shares insights on TelemedicineJ & J Chairman/CEO Alex Gorsky, who hails from Michigan, talks exclusively with Senior Producer/Host Carol Cain about the vaccine, the effort that went into it and what’s ahead in the battle against this 100-year pandemic.