Latest Henry Ford Hospital Stories

2010-10-22 23:02:59

Patients were misdiagnosed with pneumonia at an alarming rate when they were readmitted to the hospital shortly after a previous hospitalization for the same illness.

2010-09-28 20:56:37

The old saying, "never put anything smaller than your elbow in your ear," couldn't be truer for a patient who experienced vertigo and severe hearing loss after a cotton swab perforated her eardrum and damaged her inner ear.

2010-09-22 08:00:00

DETROIT, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The first intestine (bowel) transplant in Michigan was performed on a 50-year-old patient from Port Austin by physicians at Henry Ford Hospital. The 11-hour surgery was performed on August 21 and 22.

2010-09-13 12:05:38

A MRSA infection with a reduced susceptibility to the potent antibiotic drug vancomycin is linked to high mortality, according to a Henry Ford Hospital study.

2010-08-23 07:00:00

DETROIT, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Henry Ford Production System LEAN training for health care takes place Sept.

2010-08-20 09:02:00

DETROIT, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Ford has paired two classic events into one unique wine-themed evening benefiting spine research and programs at Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital. RARE! and Vin Voyage will be held Friday, August 27.

2010-08-04 09:27:00

DETROIT, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Nancy Schlichting, president and CEO of Henry Ford Health System, has been elected to the Board of Trustees of the American Hospital Association. She begins her three-year term Jan.

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