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Dementia training packs emotional punch

Low-budget program at Holland Home scales up with $300K grant.

June 24, 2016
As the number of elderly patients with dementia increased in recent years, Lynn Bolt saw a need to address their care. Read More

Children's hospital ranks among best in US

June 22, 2016
A local children’s hospital has earned national recognition for multiple pediatric specialties. Read More

Health system opens integrated care facility

June 22, 2016
A local health system is celebrating the opening of its third integrated care facility in the region. Read More

Hospital exceeds $16M fundraising goal

June 22, 2016
A local hospital said its campaign to raise $16 million in support of a major expansion and renovation project has exceeded its goal. Read More

Health systems sign LOI for 'affiliation'

June 20, 2016
A health system in the area is planning to join a major university health system in the state. Read More

Drug maker divests one of its businesses

June 20, 2016
A drug maker in the region is selling one of its businesses as part of its strategic growth plan. Read More

Chemical pollution forces out nonprofits

EPA plans further testing after likely dry-cleaning contaminant found.

June 17, 2016
An environmental threat has pushed two nonprofits from their buildings, and that could be just the beginning. Read More

Inside Track: Andrew Haig specializes in building programs to rebuild patients’ lives

Mary Free Bed’s ‘dominant force’ in market is enough to capture attention of globetrotting rehab doctor

June 17, 2016
Dr. Andrew Haig’s passion for rehabilitation has taken him around the globe, where he helps build physical rehab programs in impoverished countries and mentors young doctors. Read More

Health department evacuates downtown building

June 16, 2016
A commercial building in the downtown area has been evacuated, and the feds have ordered a cleanup of the facility due to high levels of a carcinogen. Read More

Appeals court voids $30M settlement in price-fixing case

June 14, 2016
| By AP
DETROIT — A federal appeals court has voided a $30-million settlement in a class-action lawsuit against Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan involving price-fixing allegations. Read More