Health Care

Life sciences, hospitals, legislation, medical research and pharmaceuticals


Partners roll out telemedicine services

September 28, 2016
A pair of local health care organizations have partnered to offer on-demand telemedicine services. Read More

Chamber produces Health Care Summit

September 28, 2016
The Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a half-day summit on health care for employers on Friday. Read More

Hospital foundation hosts gala downtown

September 27, 2016
A hospital foundation is hosting a gala downtown this week in support of lifesaving programs. Read More

Oral care supplier buys HQ

September 26, 2016
A local maker of oral care products has closed on the purchase of its corporate headquarters. Read More

Eye care company builds $6M HQ

September 26, 2016
An eye care company is building a new $6-million headquarters in the region. Read More

Grant helps homeless veterans

September 26, 2016
A federal grant will provide assistance to help end veteran homelessness in the community. Read More

Learning never ends at living facility

Holland Home offers classes for residents taught by other residents, staff.

September 23, 2016
For residents at Holland Home’s Raybrook and Breton Wood campuses, school is back in session. Read More

Medical marijuana industry likely to expand

Bills would legalize provisioning centers, non-smokable forms of drug.

September 23, 2016
Three bills signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on Sept. 21 likely will grow Michigan’s medical marijuana industry substantially and could contribute millions in revenue for the state. Read More

Routine reset? No problem!

September 23, 2016
Ushering the kids back to school is an exciting time, but one also fraught with fresh to-do lists, practice and game schedules and various extracurricular activities from galas to tailgates — all of which aim to sabotage precious down time. Read More

Nonprofit wins $479K grant

September 22, 2016
A local nonprofit has been awarded nearly half-a-million dollars to recruit and equip staff to counsel parents with substance abuse disorders. Read More