Spectrum Health Named Best Places to Work in IT

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., June 23, 2020 – Spectrum Health was named among the 100 Best Places to Work in IT in the nation by IDG Insider Pro and Computerworld. Winners were chosen based on benefits, staffing, culture, training and career development in addition to employee feedback. Organizations were further evaluated based on size. Spectrum Health […]

Spectrum Health Named One of Nation’s Best in Revenue Management by HFMA

Grand Rapids, Mich., June 4, 2020 –Spectrum Health is among 23 health providers in the nation recognized for the quality of their revenue cycle management. It is the only organization in Michigan to earn this distinction. The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) announced Spectrum Health as one of the 2020 winners of the MAP Award for […]

Sixteen Michigan hospitals awarded for excellence and improvement in maternity care

NOVI, MICHIGAN, May 10, 2020 – In honor of Mother’s Day, The Economic Alliance for Michigan (EAM), a nonprofit group comprised of Michigan’s largest employers and unions, is awarding hospitals throughout Michigan that have demonstrated excellence and improvement in maternity care and delivery outcomes. Sixteen hospitals have earned an award for 2020, the highest number […]

Six Spectrum Health Hospitals Nationally Recognized With Top Ranking for Safety by The Leapfrog Group

GRAND RAPIDS, April 30, 2020 – Six Spectrum Health West Michigan hospitals have been awarded ‘As’ in the spring 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. Spectrum Health Big Rapids Hospital, Spectrum Health Blodgett Hospital, Spectrum Health Lakeland St. Joseph Hospital, Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital, Spectrum Health United Hospital and Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital were recognized […]

Two Spectrum Health Leaders Recognized Nationally

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Feb. 19, 2020 – Becker’s Hospital Review, a leading health care trade magazine, recently recognized two Spectrum Health executives as national leaders in their fields. Becker’s named  Darryl Elmouchi, MD, MBA, chief medical officer, Spectrum Health, and president, Spectrum Health Medical Group, to its list of “100 hospital and health system chief […]

Spectrum Health Grand Rapids Hospitals Receive America’s 50 Best Hospitals Award™ for 6th Year in a Row

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Feb. 11, 2020 – Spectrum Health Blodgett Hospital and Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital have received the Healthgrades 2019 America’s 50 Best Hospitals Award™ for a sixth consecutive year (2015-2020).  The distinction places these hospitals in the top one percent of more than 4,500 hospitals assessed nationwide for consistent, year-over-year superior clinical […]

Spectrum Health’s Valissa Armstead Receives YWCA Tribute Award

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 20, 2019 – The YWCA West Central Michigan has honored seven women for their work in the community through its annual Tribute Awards. Valissa Armstead, 49, a native of Flint, is director of diversity, equity & inclusion at Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids. She received the Tribute Award for Business, Management, […]