Spectrum Health and Pine Rest Improve Access to Teletherapy

Spectrum Health and Pine Rest Improve Access to Teletherapy

Spectrum Health and Pine Rest Improve Access to Teletherapy

Working Cooperatively to Offer Behavioral Health Services In an effort to improve access to behavioral health services throughout the state, Spectrum Health and Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services are teaming up on teletherapy. Building on their strong, collaborative relationship,…

Pine Rest Traverse City Clinic Expands Its Psychiatric Services

Pine Rest Traverse City Clinic Expands Its Psychiatric Services

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services’ Traverse City Clinic increased its services recently. Having two new psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners will expand its ability to respond to the growing mental health crisis. Laurie Anger, MSN, NP, PMHNP-BC, is a…

Can suicide risk be detected in the blood?

Can suicide risk be detected in the blood?

Five-year, $3.6 million federal grant to fuel search for biomarker-based methods to evaluate suicide risk. The project is the first longitudinal study of its kind, and is a collaboration between Van Andel Institute’s Lena Brundin, M.D., Ph.D., Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services’ Eric Achtyes, M.D., M.S., and Columbia University Department of Psychiatry’s John Mann, M.D.

Pine Rest Pella Clinic Expands Its Psychiatric Services

Pine Rest Pella Clinic Expands Its Psychiatric Services

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services expands its psychiatric services to the community. Having a new psychiatrist and physician assistant on staff will increase the Pine Rest Pella Clinic’s ability to respond to the growing mental health crisis. Monte Bernhagen,…

Reducing Readmissions to Inpatient Services

Reducing Readmissions to Inpatient Services

Transition from inpatient services back to home is a very challenging time. Our inpatient units are an extremely supportive environment. Often patients are returning to an environment that contributed to the unbearable distress that led to them seeking hospitalization. Research…

Pine Rest Standard Charges Made Available

As of January 1, 2019 standard charges are being published to meet a recent Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requirement and do not represent a patient’s out of pocket cost. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) included a requirement…