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St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea Wins National Award for Delivering Excellent Patient Experience

CHELSEA, Mich. (Nov. 13, 2018) — St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea has been named a 2018 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press Ganey, a health care industry leader in measuring, understanding and improving patient care.  The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing health care organizations across the country that have achieved the 95th percentile or above of performance in the category of Patient Experience.

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Breaking Ground on New American 1 Event Center

Jackson, Michigan – A Groundbreaking Ceremony, held today, marked the beginning of construction on the new American 1 Event Center at the Jackson County Fairgrounds. The construction project is the result of a Public-Private Partnership Agreement between American 1 Credit Union and Jackson County, Michigan. The agreement solidifies a four million dollar gift from American 1 to Jackson County for the construction of the six million dollar facility.

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Henry Ford Allegiance Health Ranked Among Safest Hospitals in U.S.

Jackson, Michigan – Henry Ford Allegiance Health earned an A grade for patient safety performance in The Leapfrog Group’s SAFETY GRADES, along with all acute-care hospitals within Henry Ford Health System. Year over year, Henry Ford Allegiance Health has achieved A’s in the Hospital Safety Score, since Leapfrog’s inception of this initiative in 2012. The one exception was the Spring 2018 Grade when the A rating was missed by a mere .0459 points.

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Kleinfelder Opens New Jackson, MI Office

Kleinfelder announced that it has opened a new office location in Jackson, Michigan. The new space – located at 180 West Michigan Ave, Suite 603, Jackson, MI 49201 – establishes a local presence for Kleinfelder engineers, scientists and construction professionals that are already supporting energy projects throughout the Great Lakes Region.

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Family Service and Children’s Aid Receives Grant to Educate Parents

Family Service and Children’s Aid recently received a $14,000 grant from the Great Start Collaborative of Jackson County.  The grant will help further Family Service and Children’s Aid’s mission to strengthen the emotional health and functioning of children, adults and families through counseling, education, foster care and adoption, advocacy and program development by providing parent support and education to Jackson families.

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Hackett Auto Museum Launches Speaker Series

(Jackson, Mich.) – The Hackett Auto Museum is proud to announce the inaugural season of its professional speaker series. The series will present four civic engagement events for the Jackson community this winter to educate attendees about the city’s rich automotive heritage.

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Saint Joseph Mercy Health System to Offer Low-cost Mammography Day October 18 and 19

CANTON, Mich. (October 15, 2018) — In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, St. Joseph Mercy Health System and Huron Valley Radiology, P.C. will offer low-cost 2D screening mammograms for $50 at the following locations:

  • St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea - October 18, 2018
  • St. Joseph Mercy Brighton, St. Joseph Mercy Canton Health Center, St. Joseph Mercy Livingston, St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor, St. Mary Mercy Livonia and the Arbor Health Center in Plymouth - October 19, 2018
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