Mary Free Bed at Covenant

Memory, Speech & Strength: Jon’s Inspiring Story after a Traumatic Brain Injury

After suffering a traumatic bicycle accident in Michigan during a journey that began in Seattle, Jon Klein found himself at Mary Free Bed at Covenant HealthCare in Saginaw, Michigan. Struggling with memory lapses, disorientation, and speech difficulties from his 30-foot fall, Jon’s recovery was a challenging process. Under the dedicated care of his speech-language pathologist […]

Teen Friends Overcome Serious Injuries After a Car Crash

Cal Plarske and Daniel Fournier were looking forward to their freshman year of high school when a semi-truck slammed into the back of the car they were riding in. The 14-year-old friends suffered different but serious injuries. Cal and Daniel have had the rare opportunity to navigate physical rehabilitation together in the Pediatric Inpatient Rehabilitation […]

Food for Thought: Ruby’s Story

Ruby is just 11 weeks old.  She is experiencing weakness in the muscles used to eat and drink safely.  Mary Free Bed at Covenant’s interdisciplinary approach in its outpatient feeding clinic is helping infants like Ruby tip the scales in the right direction.