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Scheurer Grief Support Group

Tuesday evenings at 6:00 PM Country Bay Village, Pigeon, MI Beginning March 5 and ending May 28, 2019 Free meal for participants at 5:30 PM. $10 Suggested donation for series For more information,...

Scheurer Announces Spring CPR and First Aid Classes

For dates and times of classes, please click here

Wedding Bells Ring at Marlette Regional Hospital

It’s not every day that someone gets married at a hospital, but on February 22, 2019, Marlette Regional Hospital was the proud host of an impromptu wedding ceremony and reception! The...

Marlette Regional Hospital & Community Events

Senior Stretch & Exercise Class Mondays and Fridays at MRH East Campus in Marlette This class is offered free of charge every Monday and Friday morning from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Light exercise...

$30 Adult Heart Screenings Offered in April at MRH

In partnership with Vascular Health Clinics, Marlette Regional is offering a limited number of $30 adult heart screenings for adults in April. The screenings will be performed by Marlette Regional...

Marlette Regional Hospital Offers Monthly Preventive Health Screenings

Preventive health screenings and monitoring is one of the best things you can do to stay healthy and ward off chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, and cancer. Unfortunately, due to...

Marlette Regional Hospital Employees “Commit to Be Fit”

As a healthy start to the New Year, Marlette Regional Hospital employees faced off in a “Commit to be Fit” six-week weight-loss challenge. Teams of employees worked together to achieve...

Sandusky NHS Students Raise Funds for B.C.U.P.S. Program

In observance of winter homecoming festivities, Sandusky National Honor Society (NHS) and Sweetheart candidates dedicated Sweetheart Week to raising awareness about cancer and giving back to local...

Marlette Regional Hospital Expands Inpatient Therapy Services

Marlette Regional Hospital is pleased to share that their inpatient therapy services have recently expanded with the addition of the TRAN-SIT® car transfer training unit. TRAN-SIT® features...

McLaren Bay Region Earns Blue Distinction® Centers+ Designation for Cardiac Care

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has recognized McLaren Bay Region with a Blue Distinction Centers+ for Cardiac Care designation, as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue...

Healthy Lifestyle Focuses on Human Trafficking on March 25

The Healthy Lifestyle Series is addressing a serious and timely topic at its March 25 workshop on “Human Trafficking” which will be presented by Stephanie Krieger, Analyst/Engagement...

McKenzie Health System First in State to Earn Level 3 Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation

A clear signal of its focus on care for older adults, McKenzie Health System recently earned a Level 3 Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation from the American College of Emergency Physicians....

HCECM Members Announce Golf Outings

For a list of 2019 golf outings, please click here

MHS Healthy Lifestyle Workshop

March 25, 5:30 p.m. Location: McKenzie Health System Dining Room, 120 Delaware Street, Sandusky Guest Speaker: Stephanie Krieger, Analyst/Engagement Specialist, s7 Consulting Topic: “Human...

MHS Change 4 Life Support Group

March 26, 6:30 p.m. Location: Sandusky Presbyterian Church Meeting Room, 104 Lexington Street, Sandusky Discussion Leader: Christine Tanton Topic: “Stretch and Be Flexible” FREE,...

McLaren Bay Region Baby Class for BIG KIDS

Wednesday, March 27 | 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Designed for siblings ages 3-8 who are expecting a new baby at home, this class includes information about fetal development, newborns, sibling safety, the...

New! Safe@Home Course Offered in Marlette

Marlette Regional Hospital (MRH) is offering a new, instructor-led Safe@Home course for students in grades 4th through 6th to prepare them to be safe when they are home alone. The course will be held...

$30 Adult Heart Screenings Offered in April at MRH

In partnership with Vascular Health Clinics, Marlette Regional is offering a limited number of $30 adult heart screenings for adults in April. The screenings will be performed by Marlette Regional...

Sanilac County Alzheimer’s Disease Support Group

April 5, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Location: McKenzie Health System Dining Room, 120 Delaware Street, Sandusky FREE Registration is not necessary

$30 Adult Heart Screenings Offered in April at MRH

In partnership with Vascular Health Clinics, Marlette Regional is offering a limited number of $30 adult heart screenings for adults in April. The screenings will be performed by Marlette Regional...

Harbor Beach Hospital Foundation European Tower Pheasant Hunt

Saturday, April 13, 2019 At Rooster Ranch: 7480 Germania Road, Ubly, MI 48475 For an event flyer, please click here

McLaren Bay Medical Foundation Hosts Fourth Annual 5K

McLaren Bay Medical Foundation will host the fourth annual 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Uptown Bay City. The 5K Walk/Run will take place at 9:00 a.m., with awards given to the top finisher...

McKenzie Health System

President and CEO:
Steve Barnett, DHA, CRNA

HCECM Board: Vice Chair

 

Location: 120 Delaware Street, Sandusky, Michigan 48471

County: Sanilac

Facility Description: 25 Inpatient Acute Care Beds

Type: Critical Access Hospital

Community Impact: Employs 219. Served 25,573 outpatient visits and 390 inpatient admissions during the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2013.

Sketch: The McKenzie Health System includes the main hospital campus and numerous offices in Sandusky, and additional clinics is Croswell, Marlette and Port Sanilac. In 2013, Marlette Regional Hospital finalized an affiliation agreement with McKenzie Health System which started as a general partnership to share equipment and materials in 2010. McKenzie has a long history in the community--beginning in 1959 when a local banker and merchant bequeathed over $200,000 to be used to establish a hospital which helped the first one to open in 1967. According to records, 2,560 people attended the opening ceremony (the town only had a population of 2,500). The hospital has continued to grow and expand throughout the years.

Telephone Number: (810) 648-3770

Website: www.mckenziehealth.org

Recent Accomplishments:

- McKenzie Health System has been selected for the “Innovation in Value Based Health Care Model” award by the National Rural Health Resource Center for its progressive work in transitioning from volume to value. The award will be presented at the Critical Access Hospital conference. McKenzie Health System will be spotlighted in the Rural Route in November and the MI Rural Health Quarterly.

- McKenzie Health System’s Oxy Free ED Policy success story was highlighted at the Michigan Health & Hospital Association Keystone Center Safe Care Workshop in September 2014.

- The hospital’s primary care providers (Dr. English, Dr. Gormley and Dr. Merkler) have succeeded in achieving Patient Center Medical Home (PCMH) certification by Blue Cross Blue Shield for the second year in a row.

- McKenzie Health System is a founding member of a unique Accountable Care Organization (ACO) called the National Rural Accountable Care Organization (NRACO).

- The National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) and iVantage Health Analytics recently honored McKenzie Health System for “Excellence in Outcomes” and “Excellence in Efficiency.”

- McKenzie Health System recently received MPRO’s 2014 Governor’s Award of Excellence for outstanding achievement in implementing a replicable and sustainable healthcare associated infections prevention program with demonstrated improvement in the critical access hospital setting. MPRO is Michigan’s Health Care Quality Improvement Organization.

- In 2013, McKenzie Health System and Marlette Regional Hospital entered into a unique formal agreement to form a partnership to share equipment and materials to better serve the region.


 



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