Henry Ford Hospital physicians and executives are now available for live television interviews and expert commentary from their ReadyCam® on-site studio at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI.

Henry Ford is recognized nationally for clinical excellence in cardiology and cardiovascular surgery, cancer, dermatology, ENT, neurosciences, organ transplant and urology. Henry Ford also is a national leader in patient safety, physician group practice and health care policy and administration.

“Being centrally located in one of the most competitive health care markets in the U.S., Henry Ford Hospital is in a unique position to provide expert commentary on some of the most important health care issues facing the industry, as well as breaking news and medical and research-related news of the day,” says John Popovich Jr., M.D., Henry Ford’s president and CEO. “Despite the struggles of the city of Detroit, Henry Ford has been an economic driver for the region and we’re committed to being part of the city’s rebirth.”

With today’s 24/7 news cycle, the ReadyCam® on-site studio enables Henry Ford physicians, researchers and senior leaders to connect with broadcast news organizations for live and pre-taped interviews on a moment’s notice, Dr. Popovich says.

The ReadyCam® system uses Enhanced IP™ technology to transmit broadcast quality HD video over the Internet to anywhere around the world.

To book a Henry Ford physician or executive for interviews or commentary, email mediarelations@hfhs.org

About Henry Ford Hospital

Henry Ford Hospital, the flagship facility for Henry Ford Health System, is an 802-bed tertiary care hospital, education and research complex in Detroit, MI. The hospital is staffed by the Henry Ford Medical Group, one of the nation’s largest and oldest group practices with 1,200 physicians in more than 40 specialties. The hospital, which opened in 1915, is a Level 1 trauma center, recognized for clinical excellence and innovations in the fields of cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, neurology and neurosurgery, sports medicine, organ transplants, and treatment for prostate, breast and lung cancers. The hospital trains almost 900 medical students, 500 residents and 150 fellows in 48 accredited programs. In 2011, the hospital opened the Innovation Institute, a project aimed at shaping the future of medicine. The hospital and campus is led by President and CEO John Popovich Jr., M.D. To learn more, visit www.HenryFord.com

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