Alan Neushwander

Alan Neushwander works as communications specialist at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital. His responsibilities include brand journalism, digital media and community engagement. Prior to joining Spectrum Health in 2011, Neushwander had a successful career as a broadcast news journalist at various radio stations in Illinois and Michigan. During his broadcasting career he was the recipient of several awards from the Associated Press and Michigan Association of Broadcasters. Neushwander received his Associate of Business degree in Marketing and Bachelor of Health Services Administration degree from Baker College.

Alan Neushwander

Posts from Alan Neushwander

The scoop on head lice

If your child is itching, don't fret. A pediatric nurse practitioner provides clear-cut tips that won't leave you scratching your head.

Patient Story

‘I’d rather be fighting fires’

A township fire chief is forced away from the flames to fight a new battle—against cancer.

Back to school means back to sports

An athletic trainer offers her top tips to ensure student athletes avoid injuries.

Patient Story

It's about a heartbeat

Life has new meaning for Mark Hansen after suffering a sudden cardiac arrest while on vacation in northern Michigan.

Stay safe at the beach

Experts provide tips on how to prevent drowning and water-related injuries.

Patient Story

Be someone's angel

There's no better way to spend a Saturday than setting a world record and raising money for cancer patients.

No magic pill for weight loss

A dietitian says your best bet is to avoid gimmicks and fad diets—and stick to the basics.

Patient Story

A lifesaving visit

One woman set aside her skepticism and followed her doctor's advice to get a mammogram. It saved her life.

Patient Story

Parkinson’s program gets 'Big' results

Woodworker David Smedley—grandpa to 30, great-grandpa to 24—discovers a unique physical therapy program to help him control his tremors.

Making and keeping your New Year’s resolution

Find success by keeping your goals simple and realistic.

Patient Story

Susan Sniegowski drops the gavel on breast cancer

The verdict is in: This circuit court judge wouldn't allow her diagnosis to change her life.

Patient Story

No doctor? No appointment? No problem.

Convenient Care Walk-In Clinic increases access to health care in the Ludington area.