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    Port Huron, MI – Erin Emerick has been named the Employee of the Month for August. Emerick has worked at McLaren Port Huron for 13 years and is currently a sonographer in the Ultrasound department. Emerick was nominated by her coworkers because she lives the hospital values. Her commitment to her department and coworkers shows through her positive attitude, pride in her job and being a diligent team player. Emerick is dependable, has a strong work ethic and is respected by her peers for her clinical expe...

  • Doctor performing surgery with a team

    Port Huron, MI – Desirae Gouine has been named the Employee of the Month for July. Gouine has worked at McLaren Port Huron for five years and is currently a transporter in the Medical Imaging department. Gouine was nominated by her coworkers because she lives the hospital values. She has a passion and willingness to “do for others”. She genuinely cares about her patients and goes above and beyond to provide compassionate care. Gouine is a role model, trainer and resource for new employees and technical ...

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    McLaren Port Huron has been recognized as a High Performing Hospital for 2021-22 by U.S. News & World Report. The annual Procedures & Conditions ratings, now in their 7th year, are designed to assist patients and their doctors in making informed decisions about where to receive care for common conditions and procedures.  McLaren Port Huron earned High Performing ratings for: • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) • Heart Attack • Heart Failure • Kidney Failure These ratings recognize...

  • Doctor performing surgery with a team

    Port Huron, MI – Becky Stoner has been named the Employee of the Month for June. Stoner has worked at McLaren Port Huron for 20 years and is currently a patient access representative. Stoner regularly trains new employees and assists with system and process updates. Finding ways to improve work processes and create efficiencies is where Stoner truly excels. She keeps others informed on job tasks and steps in to help when needed. Stoner creates a positive work environment, is an excellent team player and...

  • Port Huron, MI – McLaren Port Huron and its health care partners have awarded scholarships to 28 students pursuing degrees in professions represented in the hospital and the community. Since 1988, 524 recipients have received $615,750 through the scholarship program. Scholarships are funded by the Carter family, Demashkieh family, McLaren Port Huron Auxiliary, Goldbold family, McLaren Port Huron Employees That Care Club, and McLaren Port Huron Foundation. The 2021 scholarship recipients are: Marwood Nur...

  • Doctor performing surgery with a team

    Port Huron, M I – Theresa Pokorny has been named the Employee of the Month for May. Pokorny has worked at McLaren Port Huron for five years and is currently a registered nurse on the observation unit. Pokorny was nominated by her peers because she embodies the hospital values. She is an advocate for patients, listening to their needs and concerns and taking action to help. Pokorny is dedicated not only to her patients, but to her job as well. She is a great team player and always willing to help. She is...

  • Steven Schlitt has been named the Employee of the Month for April. Schlitt has worked at McLaren Port Huron for nine years as the robotic specialist in the operating room.                                                                                                &n...

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    Port Huron, MI – McLaren Port Huron’s Wound Healing Center has received the Center of Distinction award by Healogics®, the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. McLaren Port Huron achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for twelve consecutive months, including patient satisfaction rates higher than 92 percent and a minimum wound healing rate of at least 92 percent within 28 median days to heal.  The McLaren Port Huron Wound Healing Center is a member of the Healogics network of ...

  • Port Huron, MI – Curtis Jevens has been named the Employee of the Month for March. Jevens has worked at McLaren Port Huron for 15 years as a physical therapist. Jevens was nominated by his peers because he embodies the hospital values. He treats all his patients with respect and compassion, listening to their concerns and trying to alleviate them. He always provides a high level of care, creating a “WOW” experience for patients. Jevens also takes pride and a sense of ownership in his work, coming in ear...

  • Port Huron, MI – McLaren Port Huron is pleased to welcome McLaren Medical Group physician Jason Whateley, DO, to our team of health care professionals. He joins Laura Winkelman, NP, at Fort Gratiot Internal Medicine. The office is located at 5979 Lakeshore Road, Fort Gratiot.  Board certified in internal medicine, Dr. Whateley is experienced in providing care for adults, from preventive care and managing chronic conditions to diagnosis for illness or injury and referrals to specialists.  Dr. W...