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Free Adult Grief Support Groups through United Hospice Service of MRH

Offered the 2 nd Monday of each month at Brown City United Methodist Church, 1 - 2:30 p.m. (November thru June) Offered the 2 nd Wednesday of each month at the United Hospice Service Office at the...

Scheurer 2018 Spring Fiitness Classes

Begins April 30th and runs through June 28th Classes held at Scheurer Professional Center, 135 N. Caseville Road, Pigeon For more information, click here

HCECM has announced all 2018 Golf Outings

For a list of all HCECM member Golf Outings for 2018, please click here

Scheurer A Matter of Balance

To access a flyer about this class, please click here

McLaren Bay Region Offers “Free Yourself From Chronic Pain” Seminars

If you are living with chronic headaches or pain in your neck, back or limbs, you are not alone. McLaren Bay Region’s trusted surgeons may be able to offer a treatment path to free you from...

MCKenzie Health System Honors Employees For Years of Service

Recently, McKenzie Health System recognized a number of employees who have dedicated many years and hours of service to the organization and community. Each employee was recognized with a certificate...

Independent Bank Volunteers Dig In at MRH’s Courtyard Garden

Independent Bank's Marlette branch recently spent a day out of the office to dig in at Marlette Regional Hospital’s long-term care unit courtyard garden. Independent Bank has been a generous...

Annual Golf Benefit Scramble a Great Success!

The Harbor Beach Community Hospital Foundation’s Annual Golf Outing was held on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at the Verona Hills Golf & Country Club. Golfers teed off at 9:00 a.m. to begin the...

Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Lawrence D. Holen to Retire

Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Lawrence D. Holen will be retiring from his practice on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Dr. Holen has been a valued and respected member of Marlette Regional Hospital’s...

Huron Medical Center of Bad Axe announced that it has officially become a subsidiary of McLaren Health Care,

Huron Medical Center of Bad Axe announced that it has officially become a subsidiary of McLaren Health Care, one of Michigan’s largest integrated health systems. Huron Medical Center will now...

McLaren Bay Medical Foundation Hosts 27th Annual Golf for Life Classic

McLaren Bay Medical Foundation will host the 27th annual Golf for Life Classic on Monday, August 6, 2018 at Apple Mountain Golf Course. The event includes an 18-hole scramble with a morning shotgun...

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....

Covenant Healthcare Announces Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Dear community partners, Monday, June 25 Covenant HealthCare is hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new hybrid operating suite and home of the ARTIS Pheno, a robotic C-arm angiography system...

June Healthy Lifestyle Workshop shows that “Kids Can Cook Too”

Calling all families with children! Aaron Puzan, Chef at Autumnwood of Deckerville, will be the featured speaker at the Monday, June 25, 2018, “Kids Can Cook Too” Healthy Lifestyle...

MHS Healthy Lifestyle Workshop

June 25, 5:30 p.m. Location: McKenzie Health System Dining Room, 120 Delaware Street, Sandusky Topic: "Kids Can Cook Too” Guest Speaker: Chef Aaron Puzan, Autumnwood of Deckerville FREE, Please...

McLaren Bay Region Infant/Child CPR & First Aid Class

McLaren Bay Region will offer an Infant/Child CPR & First Aid Class on Monday, June 25 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the Lincoln Center, 820 South Lincoln in Bay City. This class will cover...

MHS Change 4 Life Support Group

June 26, 6:30 p.m. Location: Sandusky Presbyterian Church Meeting Room, 104 Lexington Street, Sandusky Topic: “Yoga for Everyone” Guest Speaker: Kim Christy, Port Huron Yoga Registration...

McLaren Bay Region “Free Yourself From Chronic Pain” Seminars

If you are living with chronic headaches or pain in your neck, back or limbs, you are not alone. McLaren Bay Region’s trusted surgeons may be able to offer a treatment path to free you from...

HCECM Safe Talk Suicide Awareness for Everyone

June 27, 2018. 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon Region VII Area Agency of Aging Conference Center 1615 S. Euclid Ave., Bay City, MI For event flyer, please click here For registration, please click here

McLaren Bay Region “Free Yourself From Chronic Pain” Seminars

If you are living with chronic headaches or pain in your neck, back or limbs, you are not alone. McLaren Bay Region’s trusted surgeons may be able to offer a treatment path to free you from...

McLaren Bay Region “Free Yourself From Chronic Pain” Seminars

If you are living with chronic headaches or pain in your neck, back or limbs, you are not alone. McLaren Bay Region’s trusted surgeons may be able to offer a treatment path to free you from...

North Branch Family HealthCare Glo Run

North Branch Family HealthCare invites you to celebrate Independence Day with them by participating in the North Branch Days Freedom GLO RUN 5K on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 in North Branch. This...

North Branch Family HealthCare Glo Run

North Branch Family HealthCare invites you to celebrate Independence Day with them by participating in the North Branch Days Freedom GLO RUN 5K on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 in North Branch. This...

McLaren Bay Precious Reflections

Precious Reflections , a pregnancy and infant loss support group, will meet on Tuesday, July 3 (first Tuesday of each month) from 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. at the Lincoln Center, 820 South Lincoln, Bay...

Bay Area Cancer Support Group

The Bay Area Cancer Support Group meets on the first Thursday of each month (July 5) from 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m. at the Karmanos Cancer Institute, McLaren Bay Region West Campus, 3140 West Campus Drive,...

McLaren Bay Caring for Others

Caring for Others meets the second Wednesday of each month at the Center for Rehabilitation, McLaren Bay Region West Campus, 3190 E. Midland Road in Bay City. The next meeting is Wednesday, July 11...

McLaren Bay Region announces a nearly $5.6 million investment to Karmanos Cancer Institute Radiation Oncology program

McLaren Bay Region announced today the groundbreaking of an addition to the Karmanos Cancer Institute Radiation Oncology program, located on McLaren Bay Region’s West Campus at 3180 E. Midland Road, Bay City, MI.

A groundbreaking ceremony marked the start of construction on a 2,000 square foot addition and 6,000 square foot renovation of the Jeppesen Radiation Oncology building. The addition will house a new TrueBeam® system, a linear accelerator that provides more targeted radiation to cancer tissue. The investment in the facility is nearly $5.6 million.

The TrueBeam® system delivers many forms of radiotherapy, allowing technicians to tailor each person’s treatment to their specific needs. The device is engineered to deliver high doses of radiation with tremendous accuracy, narrowly targeting tumors while minimizing exposure of healthy tissue and organs. The technology also increases the speed of treatments by generating images 60% faster than previous generations of linear accelerators.

The system automatically synchronizes imaging, beam shaping and dose delivery, performing internal accuracy checks every ten milliseconds throughout the entire treatment. Images used to fine-tune a patient’s position can also be generated using 25% less X-ray dose with the new system.

“The TrueBeam system makes the difficult journey through radiation easier for our patients” said McLaren Bay President/CEO Clarence Sevillian. “Some treatments that once took 20 to 30 minutes can now be completed in less than five minutes, providing a more comfortable experience for patients and more accurate targeting. We are proud to provide this cutting-edge technology to our community.”

Local Bay City firm Serenus Johnson will begin construction this week with the entire project completion scheduled for April of 2018.

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