Rachel Weick

Rachel Weick

Rachel Weick is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who covers health care, economic development, higher education, startups, human resources and lakeshore. Email Rachel at rweick at grbj dot com. Follow her on Twitter @RachelJean14

ARTICLES

Health system hires surgical director

March 31, 2015
A health care system has hired a surgeon from Germany to lead its heart and lung transplant program. Read More

Cooley Law School names board members

March 30, 2015
A judge and a businessman have been elected to the board of directors at the Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Read More

GVSU produces Culture Wars

March 30, 2015
A pair of Princeton professors “with little else in common” will be in town this week to discuss how to find the cultural common ground. Read More

Health care fraud proves troublesome locally

Effective enforcement recovers $3.3B in fraud nationwide.

March 27, 2015
National, regional and local efforts to combat fraudulent activity in the health industry have returned more than $27.8 billion in taxpayers’ dollars to the system since 1997. Read More

Ottawa tops state’s health rankings

It’s the second consecutive year at the head of the list for lakeshore region.

March 27, 2015
For the second consecutive year, Ottawa County was ranked the healthiest community in the state of Michigan according to the sixth annual county-by-county assessment program. Read More

Start Garden launches Internet of Things accelerator

March 27, 2015
Start Garden has formed a coalition with six industry-leading organizations to launch a startup accelerator to capitalize on the Internet of Things market. Read More

Wege Prize finalists tackle 'wicked problem'

March 26, 2015
The final presentations and awards ceremony for an intercollegiate competition pitting students’ minds against a “wicked problem” will take place this weekend — with $30,000 at stake. Read More

Davenport University names board member

March 26, 2015
An experienced educator and business leader has joined the board of trustees at Davenport University. Read More

Startup develops food-discovery app

March 26, 2015
A startup is developing a web and mobile app to help people with dietary restrictions explore healthy food options nearby. Read More

Association names Best and Brightest Companies to Work For

March 25, 2015
More than 100 West Michigan organizations are being recognized this year for their best practices in human resources. Read More