Health Care

Life sciences, hospitals, legislation, medical research and pharmaceuticals


Company building $22M senior living community

November 21, 2017
Construction has begun on a new $22-million senior living facility in town. Read More

Wolverine Worldwide expands water-filtration program

November 17, 2017
Wolverine Worldwide has expanded its list of homes now eligible for free water-filtration systems due to groundwater contamination stemming from the company’s disposal of waste byproducts in the 1960s. Read More

Officials: Water safe at 3 tested schools

November 16, 2017
| By AP
Officials said trace levels of hazardous chemicals in water at three elementary schools in the area don't pose a public health risk. Read More

Health systems announce merger

November 15, 2017
A West Michigan health system is merging with a system on the state’s east side to create a new statewide health network. Read More

Kent County creating mental health court

November 15, 2017
Kent County has been awarded funds to create a mental health court. Read More

Private equity firm acquires majority stake in manufacturer

November 15, 2017
A local maker of sterile vials and syringes has a new out-of-state majority owner. Read More

Medical firm hires VP of HR

November 15, 2017
A local medical practice management firm has named its new vice president of human resources. Read More

Drug maker hiring 400 workers

November 14, 2017
A drug maker is in the process of hiring more than 400 workers for its manufacturing operation in the region. Read More

Business foundation donates $25K

November 14, 2017
A fitness-focused foundation has awarded grants totaling $25,000 to five Michigan organizations. Read More

Health company opens call center facility

November 9, 2017
A patient services management company has opened a new facility in town for hundreds of employees. Read More