Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (April 17, 2009)---Botsford Hospital is having a big Saturday with two wonderful community events. On Saturday, April 25, Botsford will host an open house at the new Botsford Cancer Center from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and a Safety and Injury Prevention Fair from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room of Botsford Hospital’s Zieger Administration & Education Building.
The Botsford Cancer Center open house will includes tours, a chance to meet staff members, a variety of educational and informational displays and the opportunity to purchase a brick in the Botsford Inn Commemorative Brick Plaza at a discounted rate. Physicians affiliated with the cancer center will also be offering a series of informational presentations throughout the day. Topics and times for the presentations are available on Botsford Hospital’s Web site at www.botsford.org.
The Safety and Injury Prevention Fair will have experts and exhibits on disaster preparedness, sunburn safety, tornado safety, medication safety, fall prevention, car seat safety and bike safety with helmets available for $6. There will be AAA’s driving simulator and a tour of a medical transport flight helicopter. The Farmington Hills Fire Department will display its Smoke House. Raffles, food and prizes will also be part of the day.
For questions about these big events, please call (248) 442-7986.
Botsford Hospital is a multi-specialty 330 bed hospital and verified trauma center located in Farmington Hills, Michigan. The campus also houses an imaging center and a comprehensive care cancer center. Botsford Hospital is also home to an extensive medical education program and is part of Michigan State University's statewide campus system. Botsford Hospital each year cares for approximately 16,000 inpatients and more than 60,000 emergency and trauma patients with a team of 2,500 employees, 300 volunteers and more than 600 physicians. A not-for-profit hospital, Botsford provided almost $10.5 million in community benefit during its 2011 fiscal year.
MEDIA CONTACT: Lynn C. Anderson, Director, Marketing & Public Relations or Beth Montalvo, Publications & Media Relations Coordinator
PHONE: (248) 442-7986