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    We welcome your questions and inquiries. We want you to be successful, whether that means a news story, an advertising contract, event sponsorship, or an image or logo from our archives.

    Media guidelines

    There will be occasions when you need to access photographs for use in your newspaper, magazine or publication, retrieve press releases or download logos for your use. Please take a look at our media contact list to get your questions answered.

    We ask that you follow a few simple guidelines to help us give you the best information in the most timely fashion possible.

    • Please route all your inquiries through the marketing department at Portage Health.
    • For patient condition inquiries, please route your request through the nursing supervisor on duty.
    • To protect the privacy of our patients, a hospital representative will accompany you at all times while you are in our facilities.  

    News media

    If you would like to write a news story on a Portage Health staff member, have questions about a specific health-related topic or are writing a follow-up on a news release, please call:

    Victor Harrington 
    Marketing Director
    (906) 483-1550

    Print advertising

    If you would like Portage Health to advertise in one of your publications, obtain an advertising contract with us, need access to a Portage Health photograph or logo, or would like to discuss advertising specs, please begin by calling: 

    Victor Harrington
    Marketing Director
    (906) 483-1550

    Web site

    If you have questions about our Web site, please call:

    Jessica Brassard    
    (906) 483-1560

    Communications department general information

    Victor Harrington       Marketing Director     (906) 483-1550
    Jessica Brassard      Webmaster     (906) 483-1560
    • Emily Kenny, MD joins the Women’s Health team at Portage Health

      Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center and Portage Health are pleased to announce the addition of a new provider to their Women’s Health team. Emily Kenny, MD is joining the obstetrics and gynecology team in August 2014.Dr. Kenny is a

    • LifePoint Promotes Jim Bogan to Market President for System's Upper Peninsula Hospitals(2)

      Bogan to oversee Portage Health, Bell Hospital and Marquette General Hospital

    • Katie Temple named 2014 Mercy Award recipient

      HANCOCK — Physical Therapist Katie Temple has been announced as Portage Health’s 2014 Mercy Award recipient in recognition of her commitment to patient care and the community.      “In the work place, Katie embodies Portage Health’s tagline, ‘Here for you.’

    • Federal funding helping expand healthcare in Houghton

      Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center has secured funding from the Federal Bureau of Primary Health Care to improve access to quality healthcare in Houghton. This funding is helping form a unique partnership with Portage Health that will transition Portage Health’s existing primary care practice in Houghton into a Family Health Center that is designated as a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC).

    • Portage Health welcomes Dr. Todd Anderson to University Center

      Portage Health is pleased to announce that Dr. Todd Anderson has joined its team of family medicine providers.  Dr. Anderson is board certified in osteopathic family medicine, and will be providing a full spectrum of family medicine care at the newly renovated and expanded Portage Health University Center clinic.

    • Portage Health Fitness Center adds online booking

      The Portage Health Fitness Center is now offering online booking for group fitness classes and personal training sessions via computer or iOS device.  “We’re always looking for ways to add efficiency and control,” said Angela Luskin, community health coordinator at Portage Health. “We tested this system all summer, and we’ve found that many of our clients love its ease of use.”

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