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  • Mount Pleasant residents now have a new convenient and affordable care option. McLaren CareNow at Walgreens, an all-in-one, on-demand health care service delivered in one convenient location is now welcoming patients inside the Walgreens on Mission Road. “McLaren is thrilled to partner with Walgreens to bring this valuable care choice to residents in the central Michigan community,” said Deborah Conlon, MSN, FNP-BC, vice president of retail clinic operations at McLaren Health Management Group. “The clini...

  • Adam Kremer, MD, board certified neurosurgeon, recently joined McLaren Central Michigan’s medical staff. Dr. Kremer is a leader in the field of minimally invasive spinal surgery, publishing his surgical results in the Journal of Spinal Surgery in September 2019. His special interests include microscopic cervical, thoracic and lumbar surgery, minimally invasive spinal surgery through a microscopic approach, motion preservation surgery and several other specialized procedures. Dr. Kremer has been in privat...

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    McLaren Central Michigan’s (MCM) President and CEO, Darrell Lentz has been named McLaren Bay Region’s (MBR) new executive leader. Lentz will be assuming the President and CEO role following the resignation of Clarence Sevillian, McLaren Bay Region’s President and CEO since December of 2014. Lentz will maintain executive oversight for MCM as the hospital’s President and CEO and will report directly to both Central and Bays’ Hospital Board of Directors. “We are thrilled Darrell will be expanding his respon...

  • McLaren Central Michigan (MCM) has earned the Blue Cross Blue Shield Distinction Center designation for hip and knee total joint replacement from the Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care programs establish a nationally consistent approach to evaluating quality and safety. They incorporate measures with meaningful impact by utilizing evolving criteria within the respective specialty area. Provider quality may be evaluated using several domains w...

  • McLaren Central Michigan (MCM) has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval ® for Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a health care organization’s commitment to providing safe and quality patient care. MCM underwent a rigorous, unannounced onsite review in September. During the visit, a team of Joint Commission reviewers evaluated compliance with hospital standards spanning several are...

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    The Leapfrog Group, an independent national watchdog organization driven by employers and other purchasers of health care, today announced the fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades and once again awarded McLaren Central Michigan (MCM) an ‘A’ for achieving the highest national standards in patient safety. MCM is the only hospital in the central Michigan region to receive the safety ‘A’ grade for Fall 2019, Spring 2019 and Fall 2018, bringing them to three consecutive ‘A’ scores.  “Our commitment...

  • Precise Treatment Spares Healthy Tissue with Fewer Side Effects McLaren Health Care is proud to introduce the newest weapon in its arsenal of cancer-fighting technology: Proton Therapy . The most powerful and precise radiation oncology treatment available to treat cancer is now provided at the McLaren Proton Therapy Center, located on the campus of the Karmanos Cancer Institute in Flint, Michigan. As one of only 28 proton therapy centers in the United States, the McLaren Proton Therapy Center features l...