Tag: hospital

A nurse in full COVID gear including mask and goggles

September 14, 2021

Staff shortages and a 4th wave of COVID are pushing Michigan nurses to their breaking points.

Bronson Hospital sign lit up at night

September 9, 2021

Bronson Healthcare says all employees must get vaccinated against COVID before December.

People standing in line for a COVID-19 vaccine

August 2, 2021

Ascension Borgess Hospital will require all employees to be vaccinated against COVID and the flu by November.

A woman lying in bed while blowing her nose

June 9, 2021

After a virtually nonexistent flu season, loosening COVID rules means more people are getting sick with other things.

Bronson Hospital sign lit up at night

April 12, 2021

Both Kalamazoo hospitals are now restricting visitors as COVID numbers surge.

Bronson Hospital sign lit up at night

April 8, 2021

As new infections rise in the county, its largest hospital is running out of room.

nurses holding signs saying "Black Lives Matter"

November 24, 2020

The state’s largest hospital association, which includes Kalamazoo’s two hospitals, is taking steps to address the effects of racism in healthcare.

A group of medical professionals in a Zoom meeting.

November 20, 2020

As COVID surges throughout the region, Kalamazoo’s medical system is reaching its breaking point.

a yard sign reads "we support our healthcare workers. Michigan strong."

November 20, 2020

As area hospitals reach capacity, staffing is a bigger problem affecting their ability to respond to COVID.

Bronson Hospital sign lit up at night

November 19, 2020

As the hospital reaches capacity, Bronson cuts off most visitors.