Health Care

Life sciences, hospitals, legislation, medical research and pharmaceuticals


Forum set on Metro, CHS deal

Attorney General hosts public hearing Thursday.

April 17, 2015
Citizens and competitors will get their say on a proposed hospital sale when Attorney General Bill Scheutte hosts a public hearing Thursday in Wyoming. Read More

Health center wins grant from CVS foundation

April 17, 2015
A nonprofit health center has won a grant from the foundation of CVS Health that it will use to serve under-insured patients in the community. Read More

Health system commits $56M for integration

April 15, 2015
A health system has committed millions to a health care provider in the region and its foundation as part of an agreement to integrate their operations. Read More

Chiropractic practice builds $2M facility

April 15, 2015
A chiropractic practice is nearly tripling in size to accommodate its growth. Read More

Senior living community builds $17M rehab center

April 14, 2015
A senior living community is building a $17-million rehab and assisted living addition that it expects will create roughly 75 jobs. Read More

Fellows step up to learn more in Grand Rapids

OAM offers advanced training for orthopedic surgeons in foot and ankle care.

April 10, 2015
An advanced subspecialty training program in Grand Rapids is educating orthopedic surgeons in the foot and ankle field. Read More

Safehaus expands with West Michigan center

Warren-based operation works with children suffering emotional crises.

April 10, 2015
Safehaus Inc., which provides therapeutic intervention services for children, is establishing a new home in Grand Rapids. Read More

Health clinic completes $2M renovation

April 10, 2015
A nonprofit health care clinic has completed a local $2-million renovation project it started roughly 18 months ago. Read More

Rival drug maker offers $29B for Perrigo

April 8, 2015
In a deal that would combine two rival companies that recently left the U.S. for Europe, a generic drug maker said it wants to buy Perrigo for $205 per share, or $28.86 billion. Read More

Health agency approves cuts

April 7, 2015
A county-wide health care agency is implementing several cuts to its workforce and services after reporting a $5-million “funding shortfall.” Read More