Health Care

Life sciences, hospitals, legislation, medical research and pharmaceuticals


Health organizations reach false-claims settlements with feds

February 25, 2015
Two health care organizations that worked together have agreed to pay the U.S. government to settle false-claims allegations. Read More

Health plan launches cost-calculator tool

February 25, 2015
A health plan has launched a web-based tool for its members to calculate their anticipated costs to find the most-affordable services. Read More

Q&A: Lynn Happel

February 23, 2015
Dr. Lynn Happel graduated from MSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. Read More

University receives largest-ever outright gift

February 23, 2015
A family has cemented its name and legacy into a university in the region. Read More

Pharmacists plead guilty in $80M scam

February 23, 2015
Two pharmacists have pleaded guilty in an illegal drug re-stocking and re-dispensing scheme. Read More

Independent physicians form clinical network

Patient care and reducing burden on employers are at the heart of the decision.

February 20, 2015
Independent physicians in West Michigan are building more clout. Read More

Feds step up fight against health care fraud

February 18, 2015
Wondering about the waste of your federal tax dollars? Read More

Rehab company opens clinic at Ford plant

February 17, 2015
A rehab company has expanded its service relationship with Ford Motor Company by establishing a new on-site clinic at one of the automaker’s plants. Read More

Furniture dealer outfits hospital

February 17, 2015
A furniture dealer has completed a roughly two-year project for a hospital. Read More

MSU officials approve $85.1M research facility

Demolition of GR Press building will begin in March.

February 13, 2015
Michigan State University officials announced the approval of a biomedical research facility to be built in Grand Rapids with an overall budget of $88.1 million. Read More