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Agility Health

Rehab company expands footprint

A rehab company is expanding its footprint in one of the region’s markets in response to demand by the community and physician requests. Read More

Grand Rapids Kidney Walk White Pine Trails

Foundation produces Grand Rapids Kidney Walk

The home of the West Michigan Whitecaps will soon become a battleground in the fight against kidney disease. Read More

hospital room

Changes in health care influence furniture design

(As seen on WZZM TV 13) One of the biggest changes you might have noticed recently when visiting your doctor’s office is that the furniture looks much more like what you’d find in a hotel room than in a hospital. Read More

Paul Brand

Board shuts down Alliance for Health

After failing to find alternative funding options despite embarking on a new strategic plan, a community health coalition’s board of directors has voted to cease operations. Read More

Meijer West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology Pharmacy Technician program

Retailer acquires specialty pharmacy

A retailer has acquired a Pittsburgh-based specialty pharmacy and health services company with several locations. Read More

African-American health workers lose appeal

An appeals court has upheld a decision that kills a discrimination lawsuit filed by African-American home health care workers. Read More

Kimberly Earnshaw

American Heart Association names executive director

A native Michigander with experience building awareness for the American Heart Association is the nonprofit’s new executive director in the region. Read More

Mercy Health Partners

Health system plans $3.9M facility

A health system is planning to build a $3.9-million facility in the region to provide access to specialty and primary care services for a growing patient base. Read More

Perrigo lab

Perrigo buys Mexico pharma operation for $34M

Perrigo has bought the Mexico operations of Pantheon Pharmaceuticals, expanding its business in that country and giving it the ability to make drugs in soft gel form. Read More