Beaumont Study: Deer Hunting Can Strain Hearts

Susan Haapaniemi and colleagues from Beaumont's cardiac rehabilitation program were the first to conduct a study on the risk of heart attack from deer hunting. The results were published in August 2007 in the American Journal of Cardiology.

Beaumont Health System recognized as top performer for quality by Joint Commission

All three Beaumont Health System hospitals have been recognized as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States.

Beaumont enrolls first patient in national study of breast cancer ‘targeted drug’

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak researchers recently enrolled the nation’s first participant in an important national study evaluating the effectiveness of a new investigational drug in reducing cancer recurrence in breast cancer patients with the BRCA mutation.

Beaumont Health bands together to practice, prepare for Ebola possibilities

As Ebola virus fears spread throughout the nation, it’s important to know that Beaumont Health is united, prepared, practicing and confident the eight hospitals that make up the system can handle such a deadly disease.

Beaumont Neuroscience team opens concussion clinic

Beaumont’s Neuroscience team has opened a concussion clinic offering comprehensive, specialized care for children and adults who experience a concussion.

Karmanos Center for Natural Birth opens at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak

There’s a new, safe, natural birthing alternative for expectant moms in Metro Detroit. On Nov. 3, the Karmanos Center for Natural Birth, a one-of-a-kind birthing center that combines the comforts of a high-end home with the safety net of a high-tech hospital, opens at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak.

Beaumont’s Cancer Genetics Program hosting educational BRCA conference

For patients and families with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome due to BRCA mutations, the information gained from genetic testing provides many answers and opens up new topics for discussion. On Friday, Nov. 14, Beaumont Health System is hosting a day-long conference for patients and families seeking up-to-date information as well as peer support.

Beaumont, Royal Oak recipient of UHC’s Quality Leadership Award and Supply Chain Performance Excellence Award

University HealthSystem Consortium, an alliance of the nation’s leading nonprofit academic medical centers, has selected Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak as one of 12 winners of its 2014 UHC Quality Leadership Award. In addition, the hospital was also one of six medical centers to earn the UHC Supply Chain Performance Excellence Award.

Beaumont Cancer Institute recipient of ACCC’s Innovator Award

Researchers and caregivers from the Beaumont Cancer Institute presented their award-winning patient care program at the Association of Community Cancer Centers 31st National Oncology Conference, Oct. 8-10 in San Diego, California.

Beaumont researchers assess heart risks in marathon runners

Come Sunday, more than 20,000 people will participate in the Detroit Free Press Marathon. Given the popularity of the sport and the well-publicized deaths of athletes at running events, Beaumont researchers did a study to assess heart risks in marathon runners.