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OMH, Munson Healthcare Announce Final Agreement

Categories: News & Media, Press Release

Otsego Memorial Hospital will fully integrate into health care system Otsego Memorial Hospital (OMH) and Munson Healthcare have approved an agreement under which OMH will fully integrate with the health care system. Gaylord’s hospital joins Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital, Munson Healthcare Charlevoix Hospital, Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital, Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital, Munson Medical Center, and…

Stay in the Game: Preventing Sports Injuries

Categories: News & Media, Otsego health & Wellness

Sports participation offers a host of benefits for children, including weight management, social skill development and team-building skills. But there are downsides, as well. Every year, millions of young athletes end up in the emergency room or doctor's office with a sports-related injury. Our goal with athletes is to enable them to perform to their maximum capabilities…

Treatment and Care of Osteoarthritis of the Knee, presented by Dr. Logan Hanson

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Gaylord, Mich. — Logan Hanson, DO, the latest surgeon to join the Munson Healthcare OMH Orthopedic Surgery team, will discuss non-operative treatments for Osteoarthritis of the knee (including Orthobiologics), current techniques and implants for Total Knee Arthroplasty, and the future of knee replacement surgery. Osteoarthritis of the knee is a condition frequently found in adults.…

What’s Next After A Diabetes Diagnosis? Presentation by Jill Moore, RN, Diabetic Educator

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Gaylord, Mich. — Jill Moore, RN, Diabetic Educator at Munson Healthcare Otsego Memorial Hospital (OMH), will discuss steps to take after receiving a diabetes diagnosis. Moore will cover how diabetes affects the body, signs and symptoms of low blood sugar, and share tools for controlling diabetes. Attendees will learn about meal plans, exercise options, and…

Living Well with Vaginal Prolapse Speaking Event, presented by Dr. Cortney Casper

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Gaylord, Mich. — Dr. Cortney Casper, OB/GYN at Otsego Memorial Hospital (OMH), will explain vaginal prolapse and discuss the causes that lead to the condition in which the uterus, bladder, or vagina begin to fall out of normal position. He will also discuss the treatment options available at OMH and how patients can live well…

Conquering Acid Reflux, presented by Dr. Wendy Frye

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Gaylord, Mich. — Dr. Wendy Frye, General Surgeon at Otsego Memorial Hospital (OMH), will be giving a presentation on acid reflux, a common problem affecting people of all ages. The discussion will include causes and symptoms of acid reflux, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment options available at OMH. Dr. Frye will discuss the BRAVO…

Update on the Expansion and Renovation at OMH Medical Group – Lewiston

Categories: News & Media, Otsego health & Wellness

Over the past few months, OMH Medical Group – Lewiston has been under construction to expand the facility and better meet the needs of the growing communities around the clinic. OMH is committed to growing and improving with the Lewiston community as more residents flock to the area and seasonal citizens return. Currently, the new…

OMH Hosting FREE Hernia Screening & da Vinci® Test Drive Event

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Gaylord, Mich. — Otsego Memorial Hospital (OMH) is hosting a free hernia screening & da Vinci Surgical System test drive event at the Ellison Place in Gaylord on Thursday, February 22nd. The event will take place from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., and free registration is required. Those who pre-register will receive lunch at the…

OMH Receives Level IV Trauma Designation

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Gaylord, Mich. — Otsego Memorial Hospital (OMH) received designation by the State of Michigan as a Level IV Trauma Center on December 6th, 2017, a significant achievement for a healthcare facility in Michigan. OMH was the first hospital in Region 7 (Otsego, Emmett, Cheboygan, Presque Isle, Charlevoix, Antrim, Montmorency, Alpena, Leelanau, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska,…

2018 Rivals Rally Girls’ Basketball Game to Benefit OMH Oncology & Infusion Center

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Gaylord, Mich. — The 2018 Rivals Rally Girls’ Basketball Game, the annual match-up between the Johannesburg-Lewiston Cardinals and the Gaylord St. Mary Snowbirds, is scheduled for Tuesday, February 20th at Johannesburg-Lewiston High School. Proceeds from this year’s game will go toward the OMH Oncology & Infusion Center, providing funding for patient assistance and equipment needs.…

2018 Gaylord’s Dancing With the Stars Event to Benefit OMH

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Gaylord, Mich. — The 2018 Gaylord’s Dancing With the Stars event and fundraiser is scheduled for Saturday, March 10th at 6:00 p.m. at the Otsego Grand Event Center. Proceeds from the event will go toward enhancing patient care through programs and services at Otsego Memorial Hospital (OMH). Last year’s event grossed over $20,000 for the…

Walk Like a Penguin

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Stop winter falls by walking like a penguin! Check out the poster for helpful winter safety tips.