Items Tagged with 'Health Care Costs'


Letter: Cost of independent health care editorial is misleading

March 25, 2016
I wanted to respond to your recent editorial in the Grand Rapids Business Journal (“Independent physician alliances reduce costs, improve outcomes,” March 7, 2016). Read More

Employees who are ‘true consumers of health care’ bring down costs

May 8, 2015
As health care costs to employers and consumers continue to rise, the echo chambers of despair offer no solution. Read More

It could be worse

Study shows Michigan has lower health care costs than neighboring states.

April 24, 2015
If you think health care is expensive, just know that it could be worse. Read More

City may go to bond market for medical costs

Commissioners give OK to set funding process in motion.

March 8, 2013
Grand Rapids city commissioners gave the fiscal department a green light last week to publish a 45-day notice that the city may go to the bond market to cover a portion of its unfunded accrued health care costs for retirees. Read More