Sparrow News

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Sparrow Medical Group Potterville adds two nurse practitioners

Published on 02/16/2021

Sparrow Eaton Hospital is pleased to welcome two nurse practitioners to the Sparrow Medical Group Potterville office, adding to the quality patient care provided by Todd Otten, M.D.
Devon Kruger and Elizabeth McDowell are Michigan natives who are excited about being part of the community and providing care close to home for local residents.

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Sparrow Eaton Pharmacy earns Joint Commission certification

Published on 02/15/2021

Sparrow Eaton Hospital’s pharmacy has received special certification from The Joint Commission, the nation’s leading accrediting authority for hospitals. The Medication Compounding Certification means Sparrow Eaton’s Pharmacy Department passed rigid standards that ensure top quality care for patients.

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Caregiver Spotlight – Jennifer Parsons

Published on 02/15/2021

Jennifer Parsons is a driver/courier for Sparrow Pharmacy Plus and she is this month’s Caregiver Spotlight. Jennifer loves helping people and has a keen awareness of patient needs. So, when she encountered an elderly woman who was having an allergic reaction and difficulty breathing, she called for help and assured the frightened woman that she would stay by her side until EMS arrived.

Dania Williams, RN - Caregiver Spotlight

Caregiver Spotlight – Dania Williams, RN

Published on 02/09/2021

Dania Williams, RN, Sparrow Hospital Advanced Medical Stepdown, focuses on the total needs of patients and says she learns as much from them as they do from her. Dania notes that, “Patient care is number one to me. … I believe in taking care of my entire patient, not just their symptoms or why they’re admitted.”

Joye Cuthrell, RN - Caregiver Spotlight

Caregiver Spotlight – Joye Cuthrell, RN

Published on 02/09/2021

Joye Cuthrell, RN, of Sparrow Internal Medicine Residency, went above and beyond in assisting a 93-year-old woman living in difficult circumstances and without a support system. Joye’s diligence and compassion are among the reasons she is this month’s Sparrow Caregiver Spotlight honoree.