Press Releases

Use this resource to find members in the news! Send us links to positive stories featuring your facility or staff.  Also found here is media relations content from the association.

HCAM in the News

COVID-19 vaccinations start in Michigan long term care facilities – Fox 17

Nursing Facilities Must Be A Priority in Fight Against COVID-19: Testing is Key to Prevention – Mlive

Why testing is the best way to fight pandemic in nursing facilities – Detroit Free Press

How nursing facility providers are responding to COVID-19 – Detroit Free Press

Nursing home providers: Why we’re closing during coronavirus outbreak – Detroit Free Press

Members in the News

Evergreen Senior Care & Rehab among first to get vaccine in Calhoun County  – WWMT

Wellbridge-Brighton Residents, Staff Get COVID Vaccine – WHMI

This is what coronavirus recovery looks like – Mlive

Day in the life of a COVID nurse – Mlive

Meet some of Michigan’s ‘guardian angels’ in COVID-19 pandemic – Mlive

Despite COVID-19, resilient smiles abound at these skilled nursing facilities – Mlive

How you can ‘make a difference in someone’s life’ at MediLodge – Mlive

Press Releases

HCAM, SEIU and AFSCME Partner to Encourage Safe, Effective Vaccines in Nursing Homes – released Jan. 15, 2021

HCAM Applauds Legislative Passage of Medication Aide Bill – released Dec. 22, 2020

HCAM Members Preparing for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution – released Dec. 1, 2020

Nursing Facility Residents and Staff Need Your Help – released Nov. 17, 2020

Michigan Nursing Homes COVID-19 Preparedness Task Force – released Sept. 1, 2020

Response to MDHHS Releasing Additional Nursing Facility Data – released June 15, 2020