MRH’s Resident Chef Earns Credentials

Marlette Regional Hospital would like to recognize the achievement of its resident Chef, Bryan Gawlas, for receiving his Certified Dietary Manager (CDM) and Certified Food Protection Professional...

McKenzie Health System Offers Electronic Payment Option

We are happy to announce that we have added electronic payment services to our website, www.mckenziehealth.org . This provides our patients with self-service access to view and pay their outstanding...

Winner of the free gift for scheduling a Mammogram in October at the Harbor Beach Community Hospital

Harbor Beach Community Hospital had a contest in the month of October for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The lucky winner was Cindy Sopczynski of Harbor Beach who won a tote filled with lots...

Brown City Business Supports United Hospice Service

A relatively new business to the Brown City community and Thumb Area, Polk Salad Annie’s, recently made their third donation to United Hospice Service of Marlette Regional Hospital. Polk Salad...

Covenant HealthCare Honors Those Who Served

For Employees and Volunteers: Veterans Day Flag Raising, November 10 In honor of Veterans Day, Covenant will recognize employees and volunteers who not only work to care for our patients, but also...

HCECM Meeting Calendar

HCECM provides its meeting calendar through June of 2018. For more information, click here

Family Practices in Marlette & Brown City Support Local Athletes

At the recent Pink Out for Cancer Clash football game, representatives from Marlette Regional Hospital’s family healthcare offices in Brown City and Marlette presented donations to Marlette and...

30th Annual McKenzie Health System Event Raises over $20,000

Autumn Benefit supports McKenzie Development Fund Enabling McKenzie Health System to further support rural healthcare, the 30 th Annual McKenzie Health System Autumn Benefit raised over $20,000. The...

McKenzie Health System Celebrates Local Community on National Rural Health Day 2017

Recognizing the power of its local roots and community members, McKenzie Health System is proud to join the National Organization of States Offices of Rural Health in celebration and recognition on...

Adult Grief Support Groups Offered in Marlette & Brown City

For widows, widowers, or singles that have lost a loved one through death within the last 24 months, an 8-part grief support group is available in Marlette and Brown City. Facilitated by United...

McKenzie Health System Receives Sweet Donation

Sweet Impressions Salon owner, Melissa Brown, and Alexandra Koehler, raised over $250 through the sale of pink hair extensions to her customers during the month of October (National Breast Cancer...

McKenzie Health System Takes Wellness on the Road with Community Q&A on Dec. 1

McKenzie Health System’s first-ever Wellness Road Show is bringing health and wellness to the local community on December 1 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Countryside Free Methodist Church. The forum is...

Caregiving is an Around the Clock Responsibility

November is National Family Caregivers Month! This month, VA takes time to honor and thank the family caregivers who provide vital support and care to our Veterans. There are an estimated 5.5 million...

Learn about Tai Chi, Water Aerobics and Fitness for Life at the November Healthy Lifestyle

“We hope people will join us on Monday, November 27, at 5:30 p.m., in the Dining Room of McKenzie Health System, 120 Delaware St., for the last Healthy Lifestyle Workshop of 2017!”...

McLaren Bay Look Good Feel Better

Look Good … Feel Better is a non-medical, brand-neutral public service program that teaches beauty techniques to cancer patients to help them manage the appearance-related side effects of...

Healthcare Provider BLS Classes

November 21 - 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm Register at 810-648-6127 $45 per class, FREE for McKenzie employees Additional classes and times available by calling 810-648-3092.

MHS Healthy Lifestyle Workshop

November 27 - 5:30 pm Location: McKenzie Health System Dining Room, 120 Delaware Street, Sandusky "Tai Chi, Water Aerobics & Fitness for Life " Guest Speaker: Sandra Martin, RN, Wendy McBride...

MHS Wellness Road Show

McKenzie Health System’s first-ever Wellness Road Show is bringing health and wellness to the local community on December 1 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Countryside Free Methodist Church. The forum is...

MRH Tree of Shining Love Ceremony

SAVE THE DATE: 2017 Tree of Shining Love Ceremony ~ Sunday, December 3 rd , 2017 at 1 p.m. ~ Seton Lobby at MRH.

McLaren Amputee Support Group (Copy)

For individuals with an amputation and their families and friends. The Amputee Support Group was formed to provide support and information for individuals with an amputation. Family members are...

HCECM Board of Trustees

The Chief Executive Officers from our 19 member hospitals are active members of the HCECM Board of Trustees. The HCECM Board of Trustees meets regularly to identify and discuss the needs of hospitals in the region and surrounding areas. The board disseminates their recommendations to appropriate groups including planning bodies, governmental units, and other healthcare associations. The Board of Trustees also meets regularly with state and federal legislators to inform and assist them with healthcare policymaking.

The HCECM Board of Trustees consists of:


Daniel Babcock
President & CEO
Marlette Regional Hospital

HCECM Vice Chair

Steve Barnett
President & CEO
McKenzie Health System

HCECM Secretary/Treasurer

Ann Balfour
St. Joseph Health System 

HCECM Member-at-Large

Dr. John Kosanovich
Executive Vice President of Physician Enterprise
Covenant HealthCare 

HCECM Member-at-Large

Randolph Flechsig
Sheridan Community Hospital 

HCECM Member-at-Large

Bob McGrail
President & CEO
West Branch Regional Medical Center 

HCECM President

Janet Herbert
Hospital Council of East Central Michigan 

HCECM Trustee

Marc Augsburger
President & CEO
Caro Community Hospital

HCECM Trustee

Paul Clabuesch
President & CEO
Harbor Beach Community Hospital

HCECM Trustee

Jean Anthony
President & CEO
Hills & Dales General Hospital

HCECM Trustee

Clarence Sevillian
President & CEO
McLaren Bay Region

HCECM Trustee

William Lawrence
McLaren Central Michigan

HCECM Trustee 

Brian Long
President and CEO
Memorial Healthcare


HCECM Trustee

Angela McConnachie
Deckerville Community Hospital

HCECM Trustee

Lisa Lapham
President & CEO
HealthSource Saginaw

HCECM Trustee

Ginny Creasman, Pharm.D.
Aleda E. Lutz VA Medical Center 

HCECM Trustee

William Mayes
Interim CEO
Huron Medical Center 

HCECM Trustee

Terrance Lerash
President & CEO
Scheurer Hospital 

315 Mulholland Street
Bay City, Michigan 48708
Office: (989) 891-8810
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