Hills & Dales General Hospital Welcomes Dr. Afonso Ferreira to Millwood Street Primary Care clinic in Caro

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Hills & Dales General Hospital Welcomes Dr. Afonso Ferreira to Millwood Street Primary Care clinic in Caro

Hills & Dales General Hospital Welcomes Dr. Afonso Ferreira to Millwood Street Primary Care clinic in Caro

Cass City, MI – August 17, 2017, Hills & Dales General Hospital is pleased to welcome Dr. Afonso Ferreira to their full time medical staff.  Beginning October 1, 2017, Dr. Ferreira, along with Norma Abbott, Family Nurse Practitioner, will be seeing patients at Millwood Street Primary Care in Caro.  Located at 130 Millwood Street, which was previously the Secretary of State building, Millwood Street Primary Care clinic will offer a newly renovated space for patients to see Dr. Ferreira and Norma Abbott, FNP-BC.

Dr. Ferreira currently sees his patients two times per week at Family Healthcare of Cass City.  The Millwood Street Primary Care clinic will allow him to see patients in both Caro and Cass City.  Dr. Ferreira has been practicing in the Thumb Region for many years and looks forward to continuing his practice.

Norma Abbott, Nurse Practitioner, is a Caro native, currently practicing at Cass City Medical Practice.  Together, Dr. Ferreira and Norma can see patients from birth to elderly.  Whether it is a well child visit, an annual wellness visit, or something more serious, the staff is ready to take care of you.  As a designated Patient Centered Medical Home office, you can look forward to seeing many familiar faces at Millwood Street Primary Care.

To schedule an appointment at the Millwood Street Primary Care clinic, please call 989-672-1555.

 

Hills & Dales Welcomes Dr. Steven Jensen, Urologist

Hills & Dales Welcomes Dr. Steven Jensen, Urologist

Hills & Dales General Hospital is pleased to welcome Dr. Steven Jensen, Board Certified Urologist, to our clinic staff.  Dr. Steven Jensen will be seeing patients Hills & Dales Urology Clinic.  Dr. Jensen is the managing and senior partner of Tri-City Urology and specializes in adult and pediatric urology, urological cancers, female urology, and minimally invasive… Continue Reading

Hills & Dales Inpatient Pharmacy earns PCAB Accreditation

Hills & Dales Inpatient Pharmacy earns PCAB Accreditation

        Hills & Dales General Hospital proudly announces its achievement of Accreditation by the Pharmacy Compounding Accreditation Board (PCAB), a service of the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC), for the services of patient specific sterile compounding. The accreditation is awarded in recognition of Hills & Dales inpatient pharmacy’s commitment to meeting… Continue Reading

Hills & Dales Receives MPRO’s 2017 Governor’s Award

Hills & Dales Receives MPRO’s 2017 Governor’s Award

Hills & Dales General Hospital is pleased to announce it has received MPRO’s 2017 Governor’s Award of Excellence for Outstanding Achievement in Effective Reporting and Measurement: Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Critical Access Hospitals and Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities. This year, more than 100 Michigan hospitals, physician practices, nursing homes, inpatient psychiatric facilities, ambulatory surgery centers, home health… Continue Reading

Hills & Dales Purchases New Ultra High-Definition Imaging System for Surgical Suites

Hills & Dales Purchases New Ultra High-Definition Imaging System for Surgical Suites

Hills & Dales General Hospital is pleased to announce they are the first hospital in the Eastern Region of Michigan to use Olympus’ VISERA 4K Ultra High Definition (UHD) System for Minimally Invasive Surgery. This system delivers four times the pixels, higher resolution, better light, and a wider color gamut than High-Definition (HD) displays for… Continue Reading

Hills & Dales Hosts Groundbreaking Ceremony

Hills & Dales Hosts Groundbreaking Ceremony

Press Release written by Mary Drier, Huron Daily Tribune.     A groundbreaking ceremony on Friday, April 21, marked the beginning of a $6 million expansion of Hills and Dales General Hospital.  The expansion, which will be done in three phases, will be added on to the hospital that was built in 1960, and renovated several times over… Continue Reading

Hills & Dales General Hospital Receives Designation of Level IV Trauma Facility

Hills & Dales General Hospital Receives Designation of Level IV Trauma Facility

Hills & Dales General Hospital is pleased to share they have received their designation as a Level IV Trauma Facility; making them the first hospital in Michigan to earn this designation. As a Level IV Trauma Facility, Hills & Dales becomes a designated part of the State Wide Trauma System; endeavoring to help improve the… Continue Reading

Hills & Dales Continues Partnership with CMU Medical Students

Hills & Dales Continues Partnership with CMU Medical Students

Hills & Dales is pleased to announce a continued partnership with Central Michigan University’s (CMU) Comprehensive Community Clerkship program, part of the CMU Medical School.  CMU College of Medicine has a strong emphasis on rural and medically underserved regions.  In a few weeks, Hills & Dales will welcome two medical students, which marks the beginning… Continue Reading

Hills & Dales Building Campaign Receives Donation from Rawson Foundation

Hills & Dales Building Campaign Receives Donation from Rawson Foundation

Hills & Dales Foundation and the Building Campaign Committee are pleased to share that the campaign has received a very generous pledge from the Rawson Foundation.  The Rawson Foundation has pledged $75,000 over the next 5 years for the Building Campaign.   With the pledge, the campaign has reached $493,000; almost meeting its goal of $500,000!… Continue Reading