Items Tagged with 'Alliance for Health'
The 2018 Health Check noted Grand Rapids patients pay approximately $3,000 more per hospital admission compared to Detroit.
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Business leaders from along the Lakeshore came together earlier this month for the 2018 Health Check, a report conducted by economists from Tulane University and the GVSU Seidman College of Business, which analyzed health trends and costs in Kent, Ottawa, Muskegon and Allegan counties. Read More
The situation in Grand Haven with the Health Pointe development by Spectrum Health and Holland Hospital in the backyard of the North Ottawa Community Health System is a clear indicator that the health care industry needs community oversight. Read More
Grand Rapids Business Journal has for more than two decades reported on the Alliance for Health, a nonprofit created and served by area business leaders to bring health care groups together to cooperate in health services for the community and provide oversight to prevent health care costs from escalating, especially in regard to duplicated services. Read More
Focus will only be on projects exceeding $10 million.
In light of newly added initiatives and strategic focus, Grand Rapids-based health care coalition Alliance for Health has announced a major change in its involvement with the Certificate of Need process. Read More
A Grand Rapids-based organization has long depended on charitable giving and grants over the years as it advocates low health care costs while maintaining high-quality care. A recent decision, however, could position the coalition to pursue insurance-based strategies or services. Read More
Alliance for Health, the nonprofit community coalition advocating for reduction in health care prices for individuals and businesses, is changing course and several board members have already resigned. Some participating organizations also have withdrawn funding. Read More