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Patient Story

COVID-19 inspiration: ‘Can’t wait to see you and give you a hug’

Whiteboard messages from patients provide a dose of hope and inspiration during the pandemic.

‘We are honored and inspired’

Communities light up the night and warm hearts of health care workers.

‘It is the best medicine’

ICU patients and family members share virtual visits, with help from donated iPads and technical assistance.

‘This is what I am called to do’

Emergency department workers draw strength from teamwork, training and community support in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Appreciation for those ‘fighting the good fight’

Every day at 5:30 p.m., River House residents put on a patriotic show from their balconies to recognize all the workers keeping the country going. 

‘You are loved’

Neighbors rally outside the hospital with signs to show gratitude for health care workers serving the community during the pandemic.

Glowing with gratitude

Cascade Township neighbors create a luminary walk to honor health care providers.

A big sign of support for health care workers

East Grand Rapids neighbors rally to thank Spectrum Health team members along their daily commute.

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