Health Care

Life sciences, hospitals, legislation, medical research and pharmaceuticals


GVHP’s ‘can-do’ attitude engages employees

Employees meet twice weekly to improve the organization.

April 18, 2014
A local West Michigan leader in health maintenance is shaking it up when it comes to employee involvement for organizational development. Read More

Partnership launches med-tech venture fund

April 18, 2014
The medical field is gaining a new investor for entrepreneurs pursuing the launch of innovative technology products or services. Read More

Holistic provider network looks to optimize wellness

It’s designed to fill in gaps where traditional insurance leaves off.

April 18, 2014
A group of wellness-related businesses have banded together to offer discounted prices for those who want to add to their conventional health care. Read More

Drug development company partners with center at MIT and Harvard

April 16, 2014
A local drug development company is now partners with a center for psychiatric research at MIT and Harvard. Read More

College builds $8M health sciences center

April 10, 2014
A college in the region is investing $8 million to build a health sciences center at one of its campuses. Read More

Dialysis company builds out clinic

April 10, 2014
A dialysis company with German roots is building a 9,300-square-foot clinic with a local contractor. Read More

CHE Trinity Health names CFO

April 9, 2014
The Michigan-based parent of a health care system in the region has appointed a new chief financial officer. Read More

Meijer partners with vision-center chain

April 9, 2014
Meijer has decided to become exclusive with a national eye care retailer — as part of its strategy to be a one-stop shop for health care services. Read More

VAI names laboratory head

April 8, 2014
Van Andel Research Institute has appointed a laboratory head focused on a nuanced area of study within the field of neurodegenerative diseases. Read More

Clinical-stage company earns FDA approval

April 8, 2014
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a venture-backed company’s device to treat high blood pressure. Read More