A Generous, Life-Saving Gift: Woman Donates Kidney to Close Friend

Nancy Noble wrestled with kidney disease for two decades. Medication helped keep her healthy, until her doctor told her she needed a kidney transplant. Family members were unable to donate. However, Noble’s brother’s girlfriend, Michelle Rogers, was a match.

Beaumont awarded grants to study sports-related injury treatment, improve patients’ recovery

Two orthopedic organizations have presented Beaumont Health System with prestigious, competitive research grants that could improve patients’ recovery from both athletic and non-athletic injuries. The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine awarded a $40,000 grant to fund stem cell-based research that could help prevent osteoarthritis

Thinking Green: Beaumont, Royal Oak celebrates Earth Day with eco-friendly activities

To commemorate Earth Day on Tuesday, April 22, Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak invites area residents to bring in unused and expired medications, mercury thermometers and medical sharps. Residents are also invited to attend an Earth Day Fair.

Beaumont, Royal Oak verified as Level II Pediatric Trauma Center; reverified as Level I Adult Trauma Center

The Trauma Center at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak has proven its ability to provide the entire spectrum of high-level surgical care for injured adults and children. The American College of Surgeons recently reverified Beaumont’s Royal Oak hospital as a Level I trauma center and recognized the hospital’s dedication to optimal care for children

Beaumont Health System offers free ‘Healthy Michigan’ sign-up assistance

Beaumont Health System has financial counselors available at all three hospitals to assist people with signing up for “Healthy Michigan,” a Medicaid program launched by the Michigan Department of Community Health. Sign-ups began on April 1, 2014. During the first week, Beaumont financial counselors assisted more than 160 people in Royal Oak, Troy