Beaumont building new medical center in Novi

Beaumont Hospitals will be adding a new medical center in Novi. The Beaumont Medical Center, Novi, a four-story facility, will be located on Main Street and Novi Road. The $19-million project, at approximately 88,000 square feet, will include physician offices, urgent care, rehabilitation services, diagnostic imaging, laboratory services and a

Beaumont researchers: type 2 diabetes goes away with weight loss

People with type 2 diabetes have the best chance of resolving this chronic disease by losing weight, and the younger they are the better, according to researchers at Beaumont Hospitals' Weight Control Center. The research was published in the February of Vascular Disease Prevention. The researchers believe their study may be the first to

Beaumont to launch medical transport company with Community EMS

Beaumont Hospitals has joined with Community Emergency Medical Service Inc. to offer a new transportation service for patients. Beaumont Medical Transportation Service Inc. will start in the spring and provide interfacility transfers. The service will transport patients among Beaumont facilities, to their homes or to extended care facilities.

Beaumont sleep evaluation services in Berkley earn national accreditation

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine recently named Beaumont Sleep Evaluation Services in Berkley as an accredited sleep center. "This accreditation is a major step in recognizing the excellence of our sleep program," says Shirley Ho, director of the Sleep Evaluation Services department, Beaumont Ambulatory Services.    The

Teenage cancer survivor creates ‘Wall of Courage’ at Beaumont

It's been eleven years since Josh Griffin, 16, was diagnosed with cancer. And when time came for the Farmington Hills teen to develop a community service project in his efforts to become an Eagle Scout he decided to pay tribute to Beaumont Hospital. Josh began planning his "Wall of Courage" over a year ago. On January 29 it was

Beaumont, Royal Oak developing liver transplant program

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, recently received approval from the Michigan Department of Community Health's Certificate of Need commission to develop a new liver transplant program. The approved CON will make Beaumont, Royal Oak the third liver transplant program in Michigan. "With nearly 400 Michigan residents currently waiting for a

Beaumont Medical Center, Warren offers rehabilitation services

The Beaumont Medical Center in Warren is now offering rehabilitation services for adults. The new physical therapy program focuses on orthopedics and women's health. "This recent expansion of services at the Beaumont Medical Center in Warren brings Beaumont's specialty rehabilitation services closer to where our patients live and

Beaumont, Royal Oak opens spine fracture clinic

Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak has opened a new Spine Fracture Clinic. The clinic allows medical staff to rapidly assess a person's back pain to determine if and how he can be helped medically through an interactive, multidisciplinary team of orthopedic surgeons, neuroradiologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and therapists. People

Newly cleared viral diagnostic tested at Beaumont

A new test, the first molecular diagnostic panel to simultaneously detect the most prevalent respiratory viruses, including flu and the common cold, has potential in combating "superbugs." The test, referred to as the xTAGTM Respiratory Virus Panel, or RVP, was just cleared by the Food and Drug Administration. Beaumont Hospital, Royal

Beaumont Grosse Pointe hosts fitness open house

The Community Health Promotion department at Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe hosted a fitness open house on at the . The afternoon event included demonstrations and free workouts, featuring the center's fitness program. Certified personal trainers and fitness instructors were on hand to answer questions. Visitors were invited to tour and try