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Henry Ford to Build Outpatient Surgery Center in Grass Lake

March 20, 2019

Jackson, Michigan - Henry Ford Allegiance Health has finalized the purchase of a 40-acre parcel of land on Mt. Hope Road in Grass Lake. Immediate plans for the property include the construction of an outpatient surgery center that will serve as a hub for procedures that allow the patient to return home the same day.

Henry Ford Allegiance Health president and CEO Georgia Fojtasek said, “This announcement represents a continued investment by Henry Ford Health System in the communities we serve. When complete, our new outpatient surgery center will give patients in our region expanded access to safe, affordable care from outstanding surgeons trained in the latest techniques.”

Future uses of the site will likely include the expansion of other outpatient services. There is no timeline for those decisions at present.

About Henry Ford Allegiance Health

Henry Ford Allegiance Health (HFAH) is a 475-bed health system in Jackson, Michigan. HFAH complements traditional acute care services with primary and community-based to support patients across the health continuum at every stage of life. With its Level II Trauma Center, Henry Ford Allegiance Health provides comprehensive care for severely injured patients. As a teaching hospital, Henry Ford Allegiance Health continually looks to the future with its Center for Health Innovation & Education and Graduate Medical Education program. Through its Health Improvement Organization (HIO), HFAH is also a national leader in forming community partnerships that innovatively address wellness and prevention needs across the region.

About Henry Ford Health System

Henry Ford Health System is a six-hospital system headquartered in Detroit, Michigan. It is one of the nation’s leading comprehensive, integrated health systems, recognized for clinical excellence and innovation. Henry Ford provides both health insurance and health care delivery, including acute, specialty, primary and preventive care services backed by excellence in research and education. Henry Ford Health System is led by President & CEO Wright Lassiter III.

Media contact

Contact: Vicky Lorencen
Media Phone: (517) 262-8917
Email: vlorenc1@hfhs.org