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Covenant Volunteer Services Seeking High School Volunteers
Friday, February 2, 2024
Covenant HealthCare Volunteer Services is now accepting applications for the Summer 2024 session of our High School Volunteer Program. Students may apply online at www.covenanthealthcare.com/volunteer . Please share this information with any high school student who may be interested in the healthcare field and/or volunteer experience this summer. Application deadline is March 31, 2024. Students will have an opportunity to experience a medical center atmosphere and interact with nurses, physicians, techn...
Medical Moments: Covenant Children's Hospital—Welcoming Babies into the World
Thursday, January 25, 2024
Video Credit to WNEM TV 5 Featuring: Nicole Brookman, BSN, RN, Covenant Women's and Children's Health Education and Outreach Coordinator Nicole Brookman, BSN, RN is the Women’s and Children’s Health Education and Outreach Coordinator with Covenant HealthCare. She helps families prepare to welcome a child into the world and provides educational opportunities to moms, dads, grandparents, families, and caregivers in our community. Watch as she shares the importance of prenatal care, classes Covenant offers...
Medical Moments: Covenant Cancer Care & Radiation Center
Thursday, January 18, 2024
Video Credit to WNEM TV 5 Featuring: Deanna Salo, Manager, Covenant Radiation Center From diagnosis to treatment to rehabilitation, the experts of the nationally recognized Covenant Cancer Care Center will stand by you every step of the way. Deanna Salo, RT recently shared information about the Covenant Radiation Center, the services offered, their locations, and why they care so much for patients. Learn more on our website: www.covenanthealthcare.com/ch/cancercare
Medical Moments: Preventing Winter Injuries
Wednesday, December 20, 2023
Video Credit to WNEM TV 5 Featuring: Laura Walker, Covenant HealthCare Injury Prevention Program It may not feel like winter yet, but this time of year presents us with a unique set of safety challenges related to ice and snow. Watch as Laura Walker, experienced nurse and educator with the Covenant Injury Prevention Program, shares tips to prevent winter injuries resulting from falls and more on “Medical Moments.”
Medical Moments: Lights Before Christmas
Friday, December 1, 2023
Video Credit to WNEM TV 5 Featuring: Bridget Steffileno, Impact Saginaw, and Kristin Knoll, Covenant HealthCare Join us for "The Lights Before Christmas" Monday through Friday next week starting at 5:45 pm! Every night from December 4 - 8 at 6:00 pm, attendees will shine flashlights, glow foam tubes, or anything that lights up toward our littlest patients' windows for two minutes to spread holiday cheer to our Covenant Kids. New, unwrapped toys will also be accepted at the event. The first 100 attendees...
Medical Moments: Healthy Habits During the Holidays
Wednesday, November 22, 2023
Video Credit to WNEM TV 5 Featuring: Rebecca Srebinski, RDN, Covenant HealthCare Diabetes Education Rebecca Srebinski is a Registered Dietician Nutritionist with the Covenant HealthCare Diabetes Education team. With the holiday season approaching, she wants to provide tips on how you can indulge while still maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
Help Make the Holidays Brighter for Covenant Kids
Monday, November 20, 2023
Credit Unions Impact Saginaw and Alpha Media are partnering to share some joy this holiday season with Covenant Kids during “The Lights Before Christmas”. This event is an opportunity to shine a little light into the lives of little ones who have to spend time in the hospital. From now through December 8, donate a new, unwrapped toy at one of the below drop-off locations or bring it with you to the Lights Before Christmas events the week of December 4. Drop-off boxes can be found at the following credit...
Medical Moments: Celebrating Nurse Practitioners
Thursday, November 16, 2023
Video Credit to WNEM TV 5 Featuring: Rachelle Bryant, MSN, NP-BC, Covenant Cardiology In honor of #NursePractitionerWeek, Covenant HealthCare is providing education about nurse practitioners (NPs) and their extraordinary contributions to patient care. Watch as Rachelle Bryant, MSN, NP-BC, with the Covenant Cardiology team, explains what these advanced practice providers do to enhance care and quality of life for patients.
Medical Moments: Chemotherapy & the Fight Against Breast Cancer
Friday, November 10, 2023
Video Credit to WNEM TV 5 Featuring: Dr. Houman Nourkeyhani, a Medical Oncologist with the Covenant Cancer Care Center The fight against breast cancer isn’t limited to one month out of the year. Watch as Dr. Houman Nourkeyhani, a Medical Oncologist with the Covenant Cancer Care Center, provides education about the role chemotherapy plays in the treatment of cancer, as well as new and emerging trends to support patients. Dr. Nourkeyhani sees patients in both Saginaw and Marlette at the new CRTN Health Ca...
Medical Moments: Lung Cancer Screening
Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Video Credit to WNEM TV 5 Featuring: Ann Werle, Oncology Nurse Navigator, Covenant HealthCare Early detection saves lives. Covenant HealthCare will offer lung cancer screening appointments on Saturday, November 11 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm for eligible patients. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: 50 to 80 years of age. Currently smoke or have quit in the past 15 years. Have at least a 20 pack-year smoking history. Patients need to complete a Shared Decision Making visit and Smoking Cessation Counseling prior to t...