Sandy Stallard, registered nurse (RN) at Eaton Rapids Medical Center (ERMC), was presented with the DAISY Lifetime Achievement Award during a surprise ceremony on Wednesday, October 23, 2019. Stallard, who is retiring after 32 years of service to the hospital, is the first recipient of the award. Fifty of her peers were in attendance at
The Michigan Health Council and Eaton Rapids Medical Center (ERMC) partnered to bring Mini-Medical School to Lockwood Elementary on September 12, 2019. The event offered hands-on health and medicine-related activities for local elementary school children in grades K-3. Kindra Smith, registered nurse and parent of a Lockwood student, recommended the program to Lockwood Elementary. Students
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Eaton Rapids Medical Center (ERMC) has achieved certification to the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System, reflecting the hospital’s long-term commitment to quality, safety, efficiency, transparency, and patient satisfaction. The certification is valid for three years and is provided by DNV GL – Business Assurance. ISO 9001 is the most widely used quality management standard in
Eaton Rapids Medical Center (ERMC) is pleased to announce it has received MPRO’s 2019 Governor’s Award of Excellence for outstanding achievement in Effective Reporting and Measurement. Award recipients were honored at a ceremony held on May 8, 2019 at Eagle Eye Golf Course in Bath Township, MI. The hospital also received a special tribute from
LuAnn Renney, Registered Nurse (RN) at Eaton Rapids Medical Center (ERMC), received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses at a ceremony held on May 6, 2019. The ceremony took place at the hospital during National Nurses Week. Renney, who has worked in the Medical Surgical department at ERMC since 2016, was nominated for the award
The Eaton Rapids Medical Center (ERMC) Auxiliary presented the Volunteer of the Year award to Marcia Jackson at the annual volunteer recognition dinner on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. Each year, this honor is awarded to an individual who has gone above and beyond to serve others. Marcia has been a member of the ERMC Auxiliary
Eaton Rapids Medical Center (ERMC) recently received a five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS' Hospital Compare website reports quality measures for 4,573 hospitals in the nation. Patients and families are able to access and compare quality metrics, patients’ experiences, payment and value of care, unexpected complications, and more. ERMC
Eaton Rapids Medical Center (ERMC) employees Jill Whitaker and Jeffrey Ackerman, PharmD were honored with the Dr. Meinke & Dr. Sherman Care. Serve. Inspire. Award at the hospital holiday celebration on Saturday, January 5, 2019. Each year, two ERMC employees are recognized for providing exceptional service to fellow staff members, patients and the community. The
Eaton Rapids Medical Center (ERMC) announced it has been recognized by the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) for overall excellence in Patient Perspectives, reflecting top quartile performance among all rural hospitals in the nation. It is the second time ERMC has received the honor, with the first taking place in 2016.
The Eaton Rapids Medical Center (ERMC) Family Practice was recently designated as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Physician Practice by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. The PCMH designation is a measure of quality and value for a practice that shows patients that an office will meet their needs by providing more personalized, detail-oriented care.