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Scheurer Hospital Announces Fall CPR and First Aid Classes

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Scheurer Fall Community Fitness Classes

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Sheurer Shape Up Classes

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Scheurer Fall Taekwondo Classes

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McKenzie Autumn Benefit Features “Crime and Pun-ishment” Murder Mystery on Nov. 3

Will you be able to solve the mystery? That’s what attendees at McKenzie Health System’s Annual Autumn Benefit will determine during the murder mystery “Crime and Pun-ishment”...

Diabetes Education Classes At McLaren Bay Region

A Diabetes Self-Care Education Program is offered through McLaren Bay Region. A total of three 3-hour sessions and a follow-up class with certified diabetes education nurses and registered dietitians...

McLaren Bay Region Offers Prenatal Classes

McLaren Bay Region offers a variety of prenatal programs for expectant parents and parents of newborns. Classes include: Childbirth 4-Week Series Weekend Cram Session Breastfeeding Class Baby Class...

McLaren Bay Region Offers “Parkinson’s Exercise & Movement” Class

McLaren Bay Region’s Center for Rehabilitation is pleased to offer a comprehensive low-cost exercise class designed for individuals living with Parkinson’s Disease....

Vendors & Crafters Wanted for Fall Vendor Sale

Vendors and crafters are invited to participate in the Marlette Hospital Auxiliary’s Fall Vendor Sale scheduled for Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. in the Marlette Regional...

McKenzie Health System Foundation’s “What Your Mama Never Told You” Event on Oct. 25 to Highlight Women’s Health Information

Through the generations, women have not always been eager to share intimate health details or to ask the difficult questions. To make it easy for women in the community to learn more about...

Scheurer Offers A Matter of Balance classes

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8 Week Body Transformation Challenge For Men and Women

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Scheurer Offers Max's Program

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Scheurer Offers Grief Support

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8 Week Body Transformation With Personal Trainer Joe LaFave

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Scheurer October Walk In Classes

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McKenzie Health System Family Healthcare Providers Earn Patient-Centered Medical Home Designation from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Nation’s largest PCMH program transforming primary care in Michigan Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has designated the following providers as Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Practices...

Dr. Mark Hamed named Medical Director of Sanilac County Health Department and Surrounding Areas

Mark Hamed, MD, MBA, MPH, Medical Director of the Departments of Emergency Medicine and Hospital Medicine at McKenzie Health System, was recently named Medical Director of the Health Departments of...

Hog Town Inc. Donations to Local Hospice Exceed $170K

Following the 14th annual Hog Town Run—a major fundraising event sponsored by Hog Town Inc. of Melvin, Michigan—members of Hog Town Inc. presented United Hospice Service (UHS) of Marlette...

United Hospice Service Sponsors a Cricut Raffle

United Hospice Service of Marlette Regional Hospital is raising money to benefit their Annual Hospice Luncheon in anticipation of National Hospice and Palliative Care Month coming up in November. Now...

MRH’s B.C.U.P.S. Program Offers Breast Cancer Prevention, Detection & Support

Are you a woman over the age of 40, or do you have a family history of breast cancer, but don’t meet the age criteria for screening? If you answered “yes” to either one of those...

McLaren Caro Opens New Clinic in Vassar

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McLaren Caro Announces Successful Golf Outing

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Healthy Appetizers coming to October Healthy Lifestyle Workshop

One of the most popular Healthy Lifestyle Workshops is happening on Monday, October 22, at 5:30 p.m. in the Dining Room of McKenzie Health System, 120 Delaware Street in Sandusky. “Healthy...

Annual Hospice Luncheon

In anticipation of National Hospice Awareness Month coming up in November, the volunteers and staff of United Hospice Service invite you to join them for the annual Hospice Luncheon on Saturday,...

McLaren Caro Region Auxiliary Coco Fundraiser

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McLaren Bay Region Offers FREE Breast Cancer Screenings

McLaren Bay Region will be offering a free Breast Cancer Screening on Tuesday, October 9 or Tuesday, October 23 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Bay Diagnostic Center, located at the McLaren Health...

Pre-Diabetes: Stop Diabetes In Its Tracks

McLaren Bay Region’s Diabetes Education Program will be offering a two-day seminar , Pre-Diabetes: Stop Diabetes in Its Tracks on Tuesday, October 23 and Tuesday, November 6 from 1:00-3:00 pm...

McLaren Bay Region Infant/Child CPR & First Aid Class

McLaren Bay Region will offer an Infant/Child CPR & First Aid Class on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the Lincoln Center, 820 South Lincoln in Bay City. This class...

What Your Mama Never Told You!

October 25, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Bench Warmers Sports Bar and Grill, Sandusky Laugh or cry? Young or old? Weight gain? Hot flashes? Postpartum depression? Birth Control? Join us for an open and...

MHS Healthy Lifestyle Workshop

October 29, 5:30 p.m. Location: McKenzie Health System Dining Room, 120 Delaware Street, Sandusky Guest Speaker: ALL Instructors, Healthy Lifestyle Workshop Topic: " Healthy Cook Off War of the...

MHS Change 4 Life Support Group

October 30, 6:30 p.m. Location: Sandusky Presbyterian Church Meeting Room, 104 Lexington Street, Sandusky Guest Speaker: Suzette Walker Topic: “Cooking with Herbs and Making Herb Vinegar”...

McKenzie Autumn Benefit Features “Crime and Pun-ishment” Murder Mystery

Will you be able to solve the mystery? That’s what attendees at McKenzie Health System’s Annual Autumn Benefit will determine during the murder mystery “Crime and Pun-ishment”...

Pre-Diabetes: Stop Diabetes In Its Tracks

McLaren Bay Region’s Diabetes Education Program will be offering a two-day seminar , Pre-Diabetes: Stop Diabetes in Its Tracks on Tuesday, October 23 and Tuesday, November 6 from 1:00-3:00 pm...

“Fall into the Holiday Spirit” with the McKenzie Health System Auxiliary

Inviting the community to get into the holiday spirit a little early, the McKenzie Health System Auxiliary is hosting a special “Fall into the Holiday Spirit” event on November 9. With a...

“Fall into the Holiday Spirit” with the McKenzie Health System Auxiliary

Inviting the community to get into the holiday spirit a little early, the McKenzie Health System Auxiliary is hosting a special “Fall into the Holiday Spirit” event on November 9. With a...

Marlette Regional Hospital and McKenzie Health System Finalize Affiliation Agreement with Deckerville Community Hospital

Angela McConnachie, CEO/CNO of Deckerville Community HospitalThe leadership teams at McKenzie Health System (MHS) and Marlette Regional Hospital (MRH) are thrilled to welcome Deckerville Community Hospital (DCH) as the newest affiliate of United Healthcare Partners (UHP). On September 10, 2018, after months of discussions, the decision was finalized.
The original UHP collaboration, which started in 2013, was aimed at providing patients with access to more services, medical staff and resources while maximizing efficiency by working together. This latest step will allow us to continue these goals to a broader community.
“Each organization and their patients benefit from shared resources,” said Dan Babcock, CEO of MRH. “Since the affiliation between MHS and MRH was finalized, there have been numerous examples of these benefits including shared staffing, equipment and materials; pooling of resources when needed; and attraction of specialists to the area. We are continually finding new opportunities to consider.”
Dan Babcock, CEO of Marlette Regional Hospital“As we observed declining populations, decreasing reimbursement to hospitals and increasing requirements associated with healthcare reform, affiliation made sense because together we are stronger,” stated Steve Barnett, President/CEO of MHS. “Through collaboration, which now includes Deckerville Community Hospital, we have an opportunity to turn challenges into successes. Now we are able to continue to build on each other’s strengths, and that’s exciting!”
Each organization will retain its own licenses, names, services, and continue to retain the funds and assets they have accumulated in the past and will accumulate into the future. The parent company, UHP, will have equal representation from all three organizations and will focus on making decisions in the best interest of the larger community. The first board meeting that will include DCH will be held on October 8, 2018.
Steve Barnett, President/CEO of McKenzie Health System“Through our affiliation, our community receives improved access to high-quality medical services while we maintain local independence to provide outstanding care,” added Angela McConnachie, CEO/CNO at Deckerville. “That’s a win-win situation for everyone and we know we are taking the right steps for our community!

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