PATIENT STORY

Quick trip from video visit to OR

Peter Cramer wanted to put off medical assistance for severe pain―until a friend referred him to MedNow. A few hours later, he was in surgery.

February 15, 2017 2

Faith and trust

When Gerald Peters suffered a stroke, he and his wife found care and rehabilitation close to home.

January 27, 2017 0

A dose of trouble

Blood thinners, antibiotics and diabetes drugs are the medications most to blame for landing Americans in ERs, according to CDC study.

November 29, 2016 2

‘A win for everyone’

Emergency department doctor partners with innovative team to bring his time-saving charting idea to fruition.

August 21, 2016 1

Skateboarding mishaps send 176 kids to ERs daily

Protective gear is essential for preventing injuries.

May 3, 2016 0

Kids hit hard by respiratory viruses

A seasonal upswing in RSV is underway, and flu cases appear to be on the rise.

February 25, 2016 1

Emergency, urgent or primary?

Like much of the U.S., West Michigan is putting up big numbers in the ER. An expert medical team directs patients to the alternatives.

September 2, 2015 7