Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (September 25, 2013)---Botsford Hospital's next "Walk with a Doc," a free wellness event, will start at noon, Thursday, October 17, 2013. Returning guest speaker Dr. Nathan Foster, cardiologist, will discuss how to prevent sudden cardiac death. The most common cause in adults over the age of 30 is a buildup of cholesterol plaque in the arteries. Location: Heritage Park Nature Center, Farmington Hills. West side of Farmington Road, between 10 & 11 Mile Roads. Meets rain or shine. Call to register: 877-477-Doc1 (3621), option 1.
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.
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