A HealthBeat Special Series

Humans of Spectrum Health

Who are the people behind the lab coats, scrubs and name badges? This series shows the human side of the caregivers who are proud to call Spectrum Health their work home.

Health Beat Special Series
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.

A hero’s journey

A special program helps America's veterans find a career foothold in the world of health care.

On a mission for veterans

Danielle Montag leads an effort to greet, thank and provide extra help for patients who served in the military.

Forensic pathology unshrouded

15 fascinating forensic facts you've always wanted to know, but were afraid to ask.

A call to nursing service

Cadet nursing celebrated at Butterworth Hospital School of Nursing reunion and anniversary weekend

Patient Story

‘Every day is a gift’

After her cancer diagnosis, Kim Tuzzolino discovers the secret to life and happiness.