Health Care

Life sciences, hospitals, legislation, medical research and pharmaceuticals


College constructing $37.5M building along Medical Mile

December 1, 2016
A local college has broken ground on a health care campus along Medical Mile and selected the namesake for the building — a prominent business leader and the project’s first and lead donor. Read More

Drug startup secures $10M

November 29, 2016
A startup drug developer in town has closed a $5-million Series A venture financing round and won $5 million in federal grants. Read More

Inside Track: ‘Leading with compassion’

Dean of MSU College of Human Medicine preaches treating everybody, especially his patients, with respect.

November 25, 2016
As a child, Norman J. Beauchamp Jr. always came to the dinner table prepared to answer three questions posed by his mother: How was your day? What was your highlight? And did you achieve your goals? Read More

Health information exchange partners with specimen supplier

November 24, 2016
A local health information exchange will provide human bio-specimens and data to a supplier serving the medical research industry under a new partnership. Read More

Medical school wins national award

November 23, 2016
A local medical school has been honored by a national association for its “outstanding contributions to medicine” and community service. Read More

Insurer launches plan with 'full access' to health system

November 21, 2016
A health insurer has launched a new plan that gives members “full access” to a health system in the region. Read More

The future of Obamacare

November 21, 2016
Donald Trump has been elected. We will continue to have a Republican House of Representatives and Senate in Washington. What does that mean for health and health care in the United States? Read More

Attorney: Full repeal of Obamacare unlikely

Warner, Norcross & Judd partner believes parts of act that covers more than 24 million will be revamped.

November 18, 2016
Throughout his run to the White House, President-elect Donald Trump repeatedly pledged his intentions to scrap and replace President Barack Obama’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Read More

College wins $6M for health care 'pipeline'

November 18, 2016
A local college has earned a $6-million federal grant to develop a “pipeline” of workers for the health care industry. Read More

Health system completes $9.6M ER project

November 16, 2016
A health care system in the region has opened a new emergency department. Read More