BHSH System


BHSH System Names New Chief People Officer

Grand Rapids and Southfield, Mich., Aug. 29, 2022—BHSH System welcomes Tracie Morris as its new chief people officer, effective September 11. In this role, Morris will be integral in developing inspirational and innovative people strategies  that will propel the organization forward to thrive in a vibrant and inclusive culture. She will champion the programs and […]



BHSH Spectrum Health West Michigan Ranked Best Hospitals in Metro Grand Rapids Area from U.S. News & World Report

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., July 24, 2022 –BHSH Spectrum Health West Michigan Butterworth and Blodgett hospitals together have been ranked the number one hospital in the Grand Rapids Metro Area by U.S. News & World Report. In the Best Hospitals 2022-2023 rankings, the hospitals were ranked number five in Michigan and were also recognized as high […]



BHSH System Reinstates Practices to Terminating Pregnancy When Medically Necessary

After extensive evaluation and in-depth discussion, and always using compassion as our guide, we have evolved our approach. We continue to have the full support of the BHSH System Board of Directors. At present, the current legal landscape regarding abortion in our state is unclear and uncertain. We are aware of the 1931 Michigan law. […]



BHSH System Names Chief Inclusion, Equity, Diversity and Sustainability Officer

GRAND RAPIDS and SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – BHSH System welcomes Carlos Cubia as its chief inclusion, equity, diversity and sustainability officer, effective June 30. In this role, Cubia will be responsible for inspiring and defining the systemwide transformational and innovative inclusion, equity (inclusive of health equity), diversity and sustainability strategies to drive the organization toward its […]



BHSH System Names New President for BHSH Beaumont Health

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 8, 2022 – BHSH System welcomes Benjamin Schwartz, MD, MHCM, FACOG, FACS, as the new president of BHSH Beaumont Health, effective July 5. “In the search for the new president of BHSH Beaumont Health, we were looking for a leader with the proven ability to drive excellence, a strong developer of teams […]



Spectrum Health Hyperbaric and Dive Medicine expanding with new multiplace hyperbaric chamber

Grand Rapids, Mich., June 6, 2022 – Spectrum Health Hyperbaric and Dive Medicine is expanding with the arrival of a new multiplace hyperbaric chamber that can accommodate up to eight patients at once. The new department and chamber will be located at 330 Barclay Avenue in Grand Rapids. This chamber replaces the current monoplace, or […]



Earth Day 2022: BHSH System Expands Sustainability Impact Through Statewide Carbon Neutral Goals

April 21, 2022 –BHSH System (formerly Beaumont Health and Spectrum Health) is making a commitment in honor of Earth Day with an expanded focus on sustainability that is For Michigan By Michigan™. To deliver on its mission to improve health, instill humanity and inspire hope, BHSH System is making a commitment to sustainability goals across […]



Tina Freese Decker Named to Modern Healthcare’s Top 25 Women Leaders List

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Feb. 25, 2022 – Spectrum Health is pleased announce that President & CEO Tina Freese Decker was recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of 2022’s Top 25 Women Leaders. This is the third consecutive year Freese Decker has been named to this list. Modern Healthcare’s Women Leaders program honors women executives from […]



Spectrum Health and Beaumont Health to Launch New Health System on Feb. 1

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. and SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Jan. 31, 2022 – Beaumont Health and Spectrum Health are moving forward to create a new health system that is For Michigan, By MichiganTM. The new system, which will be temporarily known as BHSH System, will launch Feb. 1, 2022. Both organizations have provided the applicable regulatory agencies […]



Spectrum Health Announces Transition for System Board of Directors

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 4, 2022 – Spectrum Health is pleased to welcome one new incoming board member and a new board chair to the Spectrum Health System Board of Directors as three board members wrap up their terms of service. This transition occurred with the new year. Those ending their terms include Steven C. […]