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Blog: A Scheurer Thing

Welcome to our blog, A Scheurer Thing; it's one of the fastest ways to stay connected with all things Scheurer-related. Check back often for news, health tips, resources, fitness trends, and updates from the family medicine professionals here at the Scheurer organization. We proudly serve patients throughout Bad Axe, Caseville, Elkton, Pigeon, Sebewaing, and the surrounding MI areas. As we continue to roll out our new website, A Scheurer Thing will continue to become more robust and the location for the latest news and videos.


Introducing Mike Nanzer, President & CEO

Mike Nanzer's first day as part of the Scheurer team was April 11, 2022 and is jumping right in to learn the culture of the Thumb's largest healthcare organization. Hailing from Clarkston, Michigan, Mike is a physical therapist by background and has grown into many different roles, most recently as Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of Rainbow Rehabilitation, based in Livonia, Michigan with more than 40 total locations. He has also been the interim Chief Operating Officer at Sinai-Grace Hospital of Detroit Medical Center (DMC).

Terry Lerash Announces His Retirement as CEO

After leading Scheurer Health through a period of unparalleled growth and success for six years, Terrance E. Lerash has announced his retirement as President & CEO of Scheurer Health. Since July 2016, Terry Lerash has pushed Scheurer Health forward through numerous initiatives and strategies, including establishing care and services in a fifth local community in Bad Axe.

Expanded Covid Testing Hours

We are now able to offer Covid testing Monday through Friday at our Testing Center, just south of the Barth Medical Arts entrance in Pigeon, without ever leaving your vehicle. The Testing Center is located at 168 N. Caseville Rd, Pigeon, MI on our main campus of Scheurer Health.

Meet Holly // December Grateful Patient Award Winner

Holly previously worked at Scheurer Vision and currently works at Scheurer Health FastCare inside Meijer in Bad Axe. This coming May, Holly will celebrate her one year anniversary with Scheurer. When asked why she loves Scheurer, she responded, "I love that Scheurer tries to make the best possible environment for patients and employees. They truly go above and beyond!" Congrats on being the December Grateful Patient Award Winner, Holly!

And thanks for being Scheurer!

How Do You Recharge Your Batteries?

Recharging your internal batteries is a very important factor when it comes to to taking care of your mental health. View some examples of how some of our staff here at Scheurer recharge their wellness batteries. How do you recharge?


Girls On The Run // Fall 2021

Have you heard about Girls on the Run? On November 6, Scheurer Health wrapped up our third season of Girls on the Run. This after school program was eight weeks long with 16 sessions and consisted of 3rd, 4th and 5th graders from Laker Elementary.

Huron Daily Tribune 2021 Readers' Choice Awards Winners Announced!

Did you hear the great news?! The Huron Daily Tribune released the results of the Readers' Choice Awards and we were voted, by you, the best in 17 different categories and were finalists in 12 others!

Breast Cancer Awareness Month


Carissa Hayes // Country Gardens

Carissa Hayes, Manager of Country Gardens Assisted Living, has a long connection to the Scheurer organization. As a third-generation employee, Carissa always knew where she wanted her career to continue. With her, she brings a wealth of understanding around Senior Living communities and how to create the best living environment for our families.


Dwight Gascho Leadership Award // Laurie Polega

As part of the Scheurer Foundation, the Dwight Gascho Leadership Fund was established to support further education, leadership development and also to recognize Scheurer employees who have gone above and beyond their official duties.