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Centers for Disease Control report shows some Michigan hospital infections increased while others decreased

A new study by the Centers for Disease Control shows how hospitals are doing in the battle against infection.

In the CDC’s Healthcare Associated Infections Progress Report, Michigan hospitals saw a 25-percent increase in the rate of catheter-related infections, however bloodstream infections, and infections following colon surgery were lower than the national average. Continue reading

CMU post-grads venture to Kenya to volunteer

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESWhen students reach the end of their long educational journey and graduate college, many spend time celebrating.

Recent graduates from Central Michigan University however, spent their post-grad weeks volunteering. In Kenya. Continue reading

Children’s advocates take message to Washington D.C.

HealthcareOur nation’s capital this week will host hospital administrators and families from Michigan and around the country for what’s called the Speak Now for Kids Family Advocacy Day. Continue reading