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Jennifer Jurgens shares passionate message

July 29, 2014
Jennifer Jurgens combines her professional experience and personal passion in her position as the leader of Susan G. Komen West Michigan, the local affiliate covering Kent, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo and Ottawa counties. Read More

Health system enters new lakeshore market

July 28, 2014
A health system has expanded into a new lakeshore market. Read More

Mercy Health Saint Mary's has two new weapons against HAIs

July 25, 2014
Patients can thank two behind-the-scenes, germ-fighting robots for added protection against hospital-acquired infections at Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Hospital. Read More

Medical device maker moves into Bridgewater Place

July 25, 2014
A growing maker of medical devices is increasing its downtown footprint by 50 percent by moving across town — a move it hopes will help with recruitment. Read More

Stryker names board chair

July 25, 2014
The new chairman of the board at Stryker Corp. is a familiar face. Read More

Health system names chief medical officer

July 24, 2014
The president of a health system’s physician group is taking on an additional role as chief medical officer of the system. Read More

Insurers owe nearly $13.2M in refunds across state

July 24, 2014
| By AP
LANSING — The federal government said more than 184,000 Michigan health insurance customers will benefit from nearly $13.2 million in refunds, because of a provision of the nation's health care law. Read More

Construction firm donates $25K to veterans

July 24, 2014
The Grand Rapids Home for Veterans is getting a special gift on Saturday. Read More

Health system names president of hospital group

July 23, 2014
A health system has appointed a veteran executive to lead its hospital group in the region. Read More

Holland Home expanding residential facilities at Breton Woods

It will add 15 beds in a new model of residential living for dementia patients at Breton Woods.

July 18, 2014
Holland Home will break ground in late August on a $6.5 million expansion at the senior residential living organization’s Breton Woods campus off Breton Road in Kentwood, and the project includes a new model of small residential facilities for dementia patients. Read More