Knowing war, finding peace

Data analyst Nicholas Kraska, a one-time Air Force mechanic during the Kosovo War, recalls the service and sacrifice of friends and family.

December 18, 2016 2
PATIENT STORY

‘I would not trade this job’

Community health workers like Terri Price empower clients in underserved populations to achieve health for themselves and their families.

December 17, 2016 5
November 19, 2016 2
PATIENT STORY

Go green! Go white!

And go register to be an organ donor! Sparty is.

November 11, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

With Molly and Grace

Childhood cancer blinded Grace Schmid in one eye, but a wise mother has been there to guide her every step of the way.

November 6, 2016 7
PATIENT STORY

Keeping the faith

Chaplains help patients and families journey through beautiful beginnings, hopeful healing and peaceful endings.

November 4, 2016 0

Endurance race takes on barriers to health, recreation

More than 150 fitness fans—one-third from Gerber Memorial—lift logs, hike muddy hills and push physical limits to highlight wellness.

October 20, 2016 0

Dr. Abraham Verghese on healing and empathy

The acclaimed physician and author speaks about the rituals and sacredness of doctor-patient relationships.

October 5, 2016 2
PATIENT STORY

‘I feel called to give back’

Touched by mission work in Haiti, physician assistant Kristin Dykstra plans to return for another week―with a team of volunteers.

September 26, 2016 3
PATIENT STORY

‘You are the true heroes’

Former and current patients and their families join caregivers to show respect to those fighting childhood cancer.

September 24, 2016 0

Programa Puente finds home in the heart of local Latino community

Spectrum Health Healthier Communities looks to the future.

September 19, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

NICU event reunites tiny fighters

More than 1,000 people enjoyed an afternoon filled with memories and joy.

September 18, 2016 0