Health Care

Psychiatric urgent care serves 3,000 in six months

The Pine Rest center has seen patients from 52 of Michigan’s 83 counties, 13 other states and Canada.

November 8, 2019

Insurer brings Rx drug safety course to high schools

Farmers Insurance is partnering with EVERFI to bring online curriculum to Grand Rapids-area students.

November 8, 2019

Priority Health unveils special needs plan

PriorityMedicare D-SNP will be available to 300,000 people who are eligible for Medicare, Medicaid.

November 8, 2019

Report: Benefits costs projected to rise 6.5%

Medications and hospital costs have contributed to price increases over years.

November 8, 2019

Local doctor testing cancer-screening AI software

Using an algorithm, software can detect malignant and nonmalignant breast cancer tumors 7%-8% higher than humans can.

November 8, 2019

State strengthens efforts to prevent elder abuse

Proposed legislation would allow holds on accounts in suspected fraud cases.

November 8, 2019