Loren B. Hamel, MD
President, Spectrum Health Lakeland &
Chief Strategy Officer, Spectrum Health
Natalie Baggio, RN, BSN
Sr. Vice President Patient Care Services
Vice President Business Strategy & Hospitality Services
& President Lakeland Hospital, Watervliet
John Froggatt, MD
Vice President, Medical Affairs
Melinda Gruber, PhD
Vice President, Continued Care Services
President, Caring Circle
President, Spectrum Health Lakeland Foundation
Lowell Hamel, MD
Sr. Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, SH Lakeland
& Chief Clinical Officer
Vice President, Finance and CFO
Kenneth O'Neill, MD
Vice President, Clinical Integration
Mary Ann Pater, JD
Vice President, Legal Counsel & Risk Management
Robin Sarkar, PhD
Vice President, Information Systems
& Chief Information Officer
Sr. Vice President – Team Member Experience and Talent Development Spectrum Health
Human Resources Executive Business Partner Spectrum Health Lakeland
Vice President, Health Equity
Vice President Quality, Safety and Physician Practices
Debra Johnson, RN, BSN
Assistant Vice President of Love & Respect
& Chief Experience Officer
Chief Compliance & Integrity Officer
After assistance from a Lakeland nurse, Nancey received intervention for a life-threatening condition in the nick of time.
Dr. Geronimus discussed weathering and the ways that structurally rooted biological and psychosocial processes shape health inequities in our society.
Dr. Choucair shares how his organization is working to improve conditions for health and equity
Dr. David Williams discusses institutional discrimination, individual discrimination, and structural competency.
Dr. David Williams discusses his research on ways to recognize and prevent implicit bias.
Dr. David Williams discusses his research on health inequities caused by racial discrimination.
Dr. David Williams discusses his research on the distinctive social exposures linked to racial status.
Dr. Patricia Rush discusses the impact of psychological trauma on the brain and on chronic disease and health inequities.
Join president, Loren B. Hamel, MD, and Nicki Britten from the Berrien County Health Department for the latest COVID-19 news:
Drs. Loren Hamel, MD, and Lowell Hamel, MD receive their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at Spectrum Health Lakeland.
The Berrien County Health Department and Spectrum Health Lakeland are seeking volunteers to assist at upcoming community COVID-19 vaccination clinics and/or support vaccine distribution efforts.
The Berrien County Health Department and Spectrum Health Lakeland continue to provide COVID-19 vaccinations to those who are eligible and interested as quickly as possible.
Phase II of the Pavilion project at Spectrum Health Lakeland Medical Center is now underway.
The Berrien County Health Department and Spectrum Health Lakeland are working collaboratively to provide COVID-19 vaccines as quickly as possible to all those who are eligible and interested throughout the community.
The Center for Better Health will continue to provide services in the Benton Harbor community in 2021.
As part of the ninth annual Bears in the Air program, South Bend International Airport (SBN) delivered nearly 300 teddy bears for patients at Spectrum Health Lakeland hospitals.
Spectrum Health Lakeland received its first shipment of the COVID-19 vaccine and began administering it on Wednesday, December 16.
Area business leaders have joined together to share an ask of our friends and neighbors.
Due to increasing demand for COVID-19 testing and a nationwide shortage of supplies, Spectrum Health Lakeland has revised eligibility changes for those seeking a test at a Lakeland facility.
Over the last several decades, and most recently during the COVID-19 pandemic, Spectrum Health Lakeland and Whirlpool Cooperation have come together in support of community members.
The Michigan Coronavirus Task Force on Racial Disparities has awarded Spectrum Health Lakeland a $1.2 million grant to support a rapid response to COVID-19 disparities experienced by residents of Benton Harbor.
Today, Spectrum Health issued an anti-racism pledge, committing to act against structural racism and pledging to take on the challenge to eliminate racism and its impact on health, hope and lives.
With public health and safety as its top concern, Spectrum Health Lakeland is reminding patients and visitors that guidelines to control COVID-19 remain in effect at its facilities.
Spectrum Health Lakeland has earned level eight certifications in acute and ambulatory care in the CHIME Digital Health Most Wired recognition.
In honor of frontline health care workers during the COVID-19 pandemic, 1st Source Bank has donated $30,000 to the Spectrum Health Lakeland Foundation.