Sparrow Hospital has announced that they are closing the Emergency Room the the St. Lawrence facility in Lansing. The hospital spoke with WILX, and said that they expect to close that E.R not until May 1st or a little after that.

Some things will not be leaving as the Behavioral Health, Hospice and Surgical Services will remain on the St. Lawrence campus. Sparrow plans to add 11 new beds to its emergency room at the main hospital. They will also add 10 beds to the urgent care across the street from the main hospital. Sparrow will also with their employees impacted by the closing and try to get them other jobs in the Sparrow System. More on the change here.