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telemedicine

Patient Story

See the doctor in your PJs

'Like FaceTime’ for health care, Spectrum Health Now sees a huge surge during flu season. One patient shares how it saved her money and the hassle of leaving home.

Patient Story

‘It’s like a pebble in your shoe’

After Madalin Wixson suffered a sports injury, doctors discovered a bone tumor. After surgery, she's back to playing sports pain-free.

When in doubt, call your doc

Get the right care at the right place by calling your primary care provider for advice.

Patient Story

Fighting cancer, not traffic

Video visits keep Ed Mikulskis closer to home as this farmer battles a rare lymphoma.

Patient Story

‘The most perfect little guy’

Sweet and smiley Camden Cardona has a rare genetic disease―tuberous sclerosis―and a team of experts to help him.

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 Spectrum Health Now. A few hours later, he was in surgery.

Patient Story

Ready for her close-up

When medical needs separated a newborn preemie from her mother, video technology bridged the 60-mile gap.

Patient Story

‘I sure slept well that night’

Spectrum Health Now fears put to rest for Big Rapids resident.

The express lane to better health  

The conveniences of technology are connecting patients to health care providers in new and exciting ways.   

Even your bed may get smarter

New high-tech ways to connect patients and doctors loom in the not-so-distant future.

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