Rethinking the female catheter

Nurse shares her innovative idea and excitement about new product that's all about dignity and reducing infections.

March 18, 2017 13

‘It’s absolutely exciting’

New device gives rehabilitation patients and staff a backboard boost.

January 27, 2017 0

Comfort counts

A new device could make scanning procedures better for radiology technicians and patients of size.

November 13, 2016 5

‘A win for everyone’

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

August 21, 2016 1

A little steel leads to big innovation

Spectrum Health Innovations team finds simple solution to complex, costly problem.

July 15, 2015 0

‘Simple idea’ may have profound impact on wound care

The Angel Ortho Basin is named after its inventor—a surgical technician trying to improve patient care.

July 9, 2015 0

From games to bionic suits, kids lead the charge

Gifted and talented students practice innovation with the pros.

May 28, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

A moment in the spotlight for little boy with cerebral palsy

'He put them on and ran all over the place and just forgot he was wearing them.'

April 22, 2015 3

Innovation helps patients breathe easier

A partnership between Spectrum Health and an engineering student may have solved the problem of patients removing intubation tubes.

April 8, 2015 0