Community Perspectives

Improving the health of the communities we serve through engagement, sponsorship and outreach.


Doctor’s Day at Grand Rapids Children’s Museum

by on May 15, 2013 0 Comments
Doctor’s Day at Grand Rapids Children’s Museum

On May 3, 2013, Spectrum Health, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital and Emergency Care Specialists teamed up with Grand Rapids Children’s Museum to offer the 12th annual Doc’s Day – a day for kids to work (and play) alongside doctors, nurses, radiology technicians, child life specialists and others to explore the medical field.

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Spectrum Health Jump Jam

by on May 1, 2013 0 Comments
Spectrum Health Jump Jam

On April 20, 2013, nearly 600 students from 18 Grand Rapids Public Schools participated in Jump Jam at DeVos Place. Sponsored by Spectrum Health, Jump Jam focused on engaging the community in a fun, low-cost cardiovascular activity for kids. Watch our employee champion, Jane Gietzen, talk about why she’s so passionate about this event:

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Welcome

by on December 19, 2012 0 Comments
Welcome

It has been my privilege to get to know you in the 28 years that my family has called West Michigan home. My work and community service on the Kent County Commission, at the Convention and Arena Authority, on non-profit and business boards, as well as my abbreviated run for Congress, have given me many opportunities to work with you in making the community we love even better. What have I been doing lately? Well, nearly all of the above and more in my role as Senior Vice President for Community Relations at Spectrum Health. Joining Spectrum Health has been…

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