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Emily Moorhead Named New President of Henry Ford Jackson Hospital

 (December 2, 2022 10:29 AM) Henry Ford Health System today announced the new president for Henry Ford Jackson Hospital. Emily Moorhead, FACHE, has accepted the  position, effective immediately. Moorhead has served as interim president since February 2022, and prior to that, her role was chief operating officer. Moorhead will lead the Henry Ford Jackson campus in collaboration with the executive leadership team and oversee the hospital’s planning and operations. She will continue the focus on providing a high quality, safe environment while emphasizing patient, team member and physician engagement.   “I am continually inspired by the strength and heart of this organization,” said Moorhead. “It is truly an honor to continue to work with such a strong team and committed community.”  A seasoned executive leader, Moorhead brings more than 15 years of experience to the role. Before coming to Henry Ford Health, she held leadership positions in hospital operations and health system strategy at Tenet and Trinity Health.   “Emily is a transformational leader,” said Denise Brooks-Williams, Henry Ford Health’s Senior Vice President, and Chief Executive Officer of Market Operations. “We are so pleased she will have the opportunity to build on the momentum she’s already inspired in this critical leadership…

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Eastbound I-94 Closed Early Saturday for Sign Truss Installation

(December 1, 2022 5:36 PM) The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will close eastbound I-94 between Airport Road and US-127/M-50/West Avenue for the placement of a sign truss. Start date: 4 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022 Completion date: 8 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022 Traffic restrictions: Traffic will be detoured via northbound Airport Road to eastbound Springport Road, then southbound US-127/M-50 to reenter eastbound I-94. Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes.

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TRUE Community Credit Union Named a Detroit Free Press Winner of the Michigan Top Workplaces 2022 Award

(December 1, 2022 11:41 AM) TRUE Community Credit Union has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2022 honor by Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces. This is the eighth Top Workplaces Award TRUE CCU has received in less than 10 years. “We are so humbled to receive the award of Top Workplace,” said Chrissy Siders, President and CEO of TRUE Community Credit Union. “Attaining this honor is a reflection of our commitment to value people over profit, process, and product. We work hard to create and protect an inclusive environment where differences are celebrated, diversity is embraced, and our whole selves are seen and accepted. The employee engagement survey is a true testament to that work and our value of two-way feedback, graciously welcomed and respectfully given. We can’t wait to dig into the valuable feedback our employees provided to ensure our workplace always remains committed to a culture that listens, understands, and responds to the needs of our employees.” The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The confidential survey uniquely measures 15 culture drivers critical to the success of any organization, including alignment, execution, and connection, just…

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JCHD Reminds of Services Available on World AIDS Day

(December 1, 2022 9:24 AM) The Jackson County Health Department would like to remind the community that Thursday, December 1, 2022 is World AIDS Day. This year, the United States Government’s theme is “Putting Ourselves to the Test: Achieving Equity to End HIV “. The theme encourages people to unite globally to eliminate the disparities and inequities that create barriers to HIV testing, prevention, and access to HIV care. First observed in 1988, World AIDS Day is a day to unite, to help end HIV, and to remember those lost to AIDS-related illnesses. World AIDS Day remains as relevant today as it has always been, reminding people and governments that HIV has not gone away. The 2022 World AIDS Day theme also emphasizes accountability and action by highlighting the importance of HIV testing. “Everyone should get tested for HIV and know their status. We are advancing a status-neutral approach to HIV testing that puts equity at the forefront. Under this approach, no matter what the outcome of the test, people should be connected with the necessary HIV prevention and treatment services, including strategies to address social determinants of health and barriers to access,” said Kaye Hayes, HHS Deputy Assistant Secretary…

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Brayden Lape Advances to NBC’s The Voice Semifinals

Brayden Lape (far right) and Team Blake contestants on The Voice -- “Live Top 10 Eliminations” Tuesday, November 29.  Photo courtesy NBC. (November 29, 2022 9:00 PM) Grass Lake’s Brayden Lape was announced tonight as one of the eight semifinalists on NBC’s The Voice.  Viewers voted on which of last night’s top ten performers will advance to next week’s semifinal show.  Joining Team Blake’s Brayden Lape are Bodie, Morgan Myles, Omar Jose Cardona, Justin Aaron, Parijita Bastola, Bryce Leatherwood and (with the Instant Save)  Kim Cruse.   Rowan Grace and Kique were eliminated. The schedule for the remaining episodes of season 22: December 5 at 8/7c: the Live Semi-Final Top 8 performances; December 6 at 8/7c: the Live Semi-Final Top 8 eliminations  December 12 at 8/7c: the Live Finale Part 1; December 13 at 9/8c: the Live Finale Part 2  See Brayden’s Top Ten performance from Monday night here:

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