Time to ‘fall back’: EST begins Sunday, Nov. 1

Good news for the sleep deprived- this weekend marks the end of daylight saving time. Michigan residents will go to bed in daylight saving time on Oct. 31 and wake up in Eastern Standard Time, having gained an hour. A Beaumont sleep expert explains how it can affect you.

Biodegradable implant could help heal broken bones

A plastic derived from cornstarch combined with a volcanic ash compound, Montmorillonite clay, could help heal the bones of hundreds of thousands of patients with orthopedic injuries who need bone replacement after tumor removal, spinal fusion surgery or fracture repair.

Three Southeast Michigan health systems collaborate for historic 3-way kidney swap

Six lives, three kidneys and one goal. Thanks to a collaborative effort by three area health systems, the lives of six Michigan residents have changed for the better through an ultimate display of paying it forward: a historic 3-way kidney swap.

Allison neurological rehabilitation suite at Beaumont – Royal Oak offers interdisciplinary outpatient evaluation and care in a one-stop setting

For families with a loved one who has experienced a stroke, getting the appropriate outpatient rehab care can often be challenging – multiple appointments, at multiple locations, sometimes resulting in differing medical opinions. Now, thanks to a gift from the Allison family, patients can be assessed through one visit.

Four Beaumont hospitals earn national U.S. News and World Report ‘Most Connected’ honor

Beaumont hospitals in Dearborn (formerly Oakwood), Grosse Pointe, Royal Oak and Troy have been recognized as some of the nation’s most connected hospitals for 2015-16 by U.S. News & World Report. The U.S. News Most Connected Hospitals list recognizes hospitals whose excellence in patient safety, patient engagement and clinical connectedness improves patient care.

Beaumont Health named a ‘101 Best and Brightest in Wellness’ company

Beaumont Health has been named a “101 Best and Brightest in Wellness” company by Corp! Magazine. Beaumont offers numerous health, wellness and fitness programs to support employees and their families.

Beaumont - Royal Oak named Consumer Choice Award winner for 20th consecutive year

Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak has been named the top choice of consumers by National Research Corporation for the 20th consecutive year in a five-county area in Metro Detroit.

Joined at the hip: West Bloomfield husband and wife have hips replaced on same day

Marv and Rhoda Perlin fell in love as teenagers, graduated from Wayne State University together, got married, became teachers and raised three sons. After 61-years of marriage, they still do everything together, including getting their hips replaced.

Beaumont Hospital – Grosse Pointe continues Bon Secours’ spiritual care tradition

Beaumont Hospital – Grosse Pointe continues to espouse the Sisters of Bon Secours’ mission, which includes recognition of patients’ spiritual needs, says its chief medical officer, Donna Hoban, M.D. “The spirituality that our pastoral care staff, headed by the Rev. Richard Bartoszek, provides through this chapel and its outreach, including the garden and labyrinth, is somewhat unique in the health care world; our patients love it,” Dr. Hoban says.

Beaumont Hospital – Royal Oak breaks ground on new, high-tech Emergency Center

Private rooms. New equipment. Greater capacity. Beaumont Hospital – Royal Oak’s new $120.8 million Emergency Center is under construction, expected to be complete in spring 2017.