Sparrow Annual Report Of 2017

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Grants and Awards in Detail

With your generous help, the following investments were made in 2015 to support
extraordinary care for the mid-Michigan region. For more information about how you are
helping to change lives, please visit or call 517.364.3620.


Programs and Outreach
2016 Uncompensated Hospice Care
2016 Uncompensated Home Hospice Care
Hospice Living Tree
Hospice/Home Care Speaker
Blankets for Hospice/Palliative Care Patients
Blankets for Veterans in Hospice

Miracle Minute Program
Infant Car Seat Program
Infant/Pediatric Scale and Treatment Table
Augmentative and Alternative Communication Evaluation Equipment
Reach Out and Read Program
Sensory Supplies for Pediatric Patients
Registration for 2 Peds Diabetic Patients at Camp Michida
Hello Hospital Supplies
RNICU P.A.L.S. (parent support group)
Reach Out and Read
Peds Palliative Care and Hospice Program
RNICU Parents Advocating Listening Support Group
DVD Course Peds Cleft Palate Speech Assessment
Fuel Cards for Peds Oncology Families


Cancer Center Patient Information Binders
Cancer Community Education/Inspiration Video
WINS Breast Cancer Support Group 25th Anniversary
Cancer Community Education/Inspiration Materials

SMG VOA Clinic
SMG VOA - Uncompensated Care
Sparrow VOA Clinic Supplies

Oral Health Initiative
Michigan Mile
Physicians Dinner
Resident Candidate Dinner
Senior Care Medicine Tote Bags
Breast Cancer Survivorship Program
Coping with Behavior Change in Dementia Patient Education Books
CREOG Dinner
Frame for Quilt Display in Behavior Health Lobby



Total Programs and Outreach


Equipment and Technology
Natus AABR Hearing Screening at Sparrow Carson Hospital
pH Probe for RNICU
Slushy Frozen Drink Machine for Pediatrics in ED
Slushy Frozen Drink Machine for Inpatient Pediatrics
Stethoscopes for Oncology Patients
Hill-Rom Sleeper Chair for Pediatrics


Integrated Listening Systems for Pedriatric Rehab
Safe Gait Mobility Trainer for Mary Free Bed Patients
BTE System for Rehabilitation
Motors for Overhead Lifts & Accessories for Patient Safety
in MFB
Couch-Sleepers for Mary Free Bed at Sparrow
Vital Stim Therapy Handheld Unit for Rehab



HAVC Teaching Lab Project
Artwork for Inpatient Oncology
Medline Bladder Scanner
EZ Way Bariatric Smart Stand
Diaton Transpalprebral Tonometer
Vecta Ultrasound
Airvo 2 Nasal High Flow System
Vitamix Blenders for Food & Nutrition
Refrigerator for Jerome Street Guest House


Total Equipment and


Education and Research
Physician and Residency
Electrophysiology Fellowship
ED Residents (11) to Scientific Assembly
Americas OBGYN Review Course
Neurology Symposium
Surgery Onboarding Fellowship
Epilepsy Speaker for Neuro Grand Rounds and Community Luncheon
Six Sigma Green Belt Healthcare
Medicolegal Death Investigators Training for Forensic Pathology
Specialist Lecture on Addiction and Effects of Drugs
Medical Library Books
Hematology Oncology References
OB/Gyn Resident Wellness Retreat




Nursing Education & Research
Vermont Oxford Network for RNICU
Annual Nursing Research Symposium
Caregiver Training in Mother/Baby - Simulator Scenarios
Wharton Nursing Leaders Program
NHPCO Management and Lead Conference
Advanced RN Degree Scholarships (3)
Advanced RN Degree Scholarship from Women's Board
Oncology Nursing Society Conference
Kinesiotaping Fundamentals and Advanced Course
Gottesfeld-Hohler Ultrasound Course
Nurses (5) to Human Milk and Breastfeeding Education
Academy of Lymphatic Studies
Society for Radiation Oncology Conference
ONS Annual Congress
Perinatal Mood Disorder Conference
Breastfeeding Essentials Step 2 Education
Bereavement Supplies for Labor & Delivery
UDSMR - Conference
Child Life Conference
Forensic Nursing Science and Practice Conference
Minimizing Brain Injury In Preterm Infants
National Association Neonatal Therapist Conference
Advanced Healthcare Practices Diversity & Collaboration
Oncology Social Workers: A Safe Harbor
Mother-Baby Nurses Conference
Academy of Medical Surgical Nurses Annual Convention
Equipment for Torticollis Program
STABLE Program
National Teaching Institute Critical Care Expo
Academy of Lymphatic Studies
National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialist Conference
Pediatric Oncology Nursing Textbooks
OB/Gyn Challenge Program
American Association Neuroscience Nurses
American Society for Pain Management Conference
Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology
APNA Conference
Language Acquisition thru Motor Planning
Lactation Counselor Training
AWHONN National Convention
Advanced in Forensic Med and Path
Coaching Teambuilding Skills
MSGNA Fall GI Conference
Sparrow Oncology Conference
Excellence in Trauma Care
Betty Ford Cancer Rehab Conference
Surgical Education

Support Staff
Langmore Foundation FEES Course
2016 Health Facilities Planning Seminar
FACES Foundation Partnership for Respiratory Therapy
Mobile Health Clinics Association Forum
National Restaurant Association Conference
American Therapeutic Recreation Association Annual Conference
HC Services to Employers Conference
American Therapeutic Recreation Association Annual Conference
American Music Therapy Conference




Total Education and Research


Construction & Renovation
Neuroscience Center
Sparrow Tower
Gathering Place

Support to Individuals/Other
2016 Caregiver for Caregiver Funds


Total Grants and Awards



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