Beaumont to host Oct. 4 community stroke conference

Beaumont Health System's Stroke Services program invites stroke survivors and their family members, caregivers and friends to attend a community stroke conference, "," from on , at the Best Western Sterling Inn, 34911 Van Dyke Avenue, Sterling Heights. Registration is $10 for community members and $30 for clinicians. It includes

Back to school often means back to bullying

Labor Day has passed. The kids are back in school. And, it's that time of year when signs of bullying emerge among school-age children. On any given day, more than 160,000 children stay home from school for fear of being bullied. Because of the seriousness of this issue, Beaumont Children's Hospital developed the No Bullying Live Empowered, or

Beaumont Health System named a ‘101 Best and Brightest Sustainable Company’

For the second year in a row, Beaumont Health System is recognized as a for leading green initiatives and exhibiting excellence in environmental responsibility. Beaumont is the only health system in metro-Detroit recognized as a sustainable company by 101 Best and Brightest. Beaumont Green Team leaders will receive the 101 Best and Brightest

Beaumont hosts ceremony and drives for domestic violence awareness

Domestic violence is one of our nation's greatest health concerns. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, one of every four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime. Despite its prevalence, domestic violence is one of the most consistently underreported crimes. To help raise awareness, a "Silent Witness

Beaumont Health System donates AED to Troy community theatre

Beaumont Health System and the American Heart Association have donated an Automated External Defibrillator, or AED, to Ridgedale Players, a community theater located in Troy. An AED is an emergency medical device that delivers an electrical charge to a person who is experiencing a life-threatening, abnormal heart rhythm or sudden cardiac arrest.

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak opens special inpatient unit for acute care of elderly

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak has opened a 26-bed inpatient unit designed to address the special needs of a growing number of patients aged 65 and older. It's focused on maximizing recovery so that patients return to the quality of life they enjoyed prior to hospitalization. Working with patients' attending physicians, the unit offers

Beaumont hosts ‘Women, Wisdom and Wellness’ event

Beaumont Health System is hosting a health fair to celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The event takes place on . at the , 6900 Orchard Lake Road, West Bloomfield.This free evening event includes Beaumont health and wellness experts; a variety of retail vendors; wine and appetizers; and dinner with a lecture. Beaumont breast cancer surgeon

Beaumont offers sharps drop-off in West Bloomfield Oct. 4

There is a growing concern about the improper disposal of sharps used by community residents. In response, the Beaumont Medical Center, West Bloomfield is partnering with West Bloomfield Township and Stericycle, a medical waste disposal company, to offer a sharps drop-off event on for proper disposal of needles, syringes and lancets used by

Beaumont named to 2013 InformationWeek 500 list of top technology innovators

Beaumont Health System has once again been named among the nation's most innovative users of business technology. The 2013 InformationWeek 500 list has been announced and can be viewed at . InformationWeek identifies and honors the nation's most innovative users of information technology and tracks the technology, strategies, investments and

‘An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin’ Sept. 28 benefits Beaumont

Beaumont Health System is hosting "An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin," on to benefit the health system's Digestive Health Center of Excellence in the treatment, education and research of Crohn's and colitis. The one-night event will feature actress and comedian Lily Tomlin performing at The Berman Center for the Performing Arts in West