Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, a charity that raises vital funds and awareness for 170 member children's hospitals, proudly announces Dr. Stephen Guertin, Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Sparrow Hospital, as its Caregiver of the Year.
received the award during the charity's 30th annual Celebration held at the Walt Disney World® Resort Oct. 10-12.
The award recognizes a caregiver, team, or unit that has significantly elevated the care of children and has specifically been impacted by Children's Miracle Network Hospitals' funds
31 years at Sparrow Hospital
has cared for more than 10,000 critically ill children.
He has held various positions including Medical Director of the Sparrow Regional Children's Center and Chief of Staff.
arrived at Sparrow
in 1982, the Children's Center
did not exist.
The doctor was instrumental to its initiation and growth and it now as a PICU offering some of the best care in the region.
"We are delighted to honor Stephen
as our Caregiver of the Year during this milestone year for Children's Miracle