CHOOSE WISELY
A lot goes into the care you get from Sparrow. There are people, places,
and processes you see, and many decisions and details you don’t. As part of
our promise to help you Choose Wisely, we’d like to share these with you.

Excellence in Nursing Award for project to reduce brain injuries in premature babies

Sparrow’s Regional Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (RNICU) has received a major national Nursing award for an innovative project to reduce brain injuries in premature babies. The project — part of the quality and innovation we use to transform care in the mid-Michigan region — focuses on a form of brain injuries called intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH), which can lead to future hospitalizations and numerous risk factors in our smallest preemies.

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Go behind the scenes at Sparrow

From topics like how we protect Patient safety to reducing wait
times in the ER, we take you inside how we do what we do.

 

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A major process redesign in Sparrow’s flagship ER has reduced average time from “door to doctor” from 57 minutes to around 20.
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Sparrow Urgent Care and Sparrow FastCare offer treatment for minor illness or injury. Learn how to choose between the two.
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Keeping you safe is a top priority at Sparrow. See what we’re doing and how you play a role, too.
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A growing body of research points to the connection between simple conversation and Patient satisfaction.
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