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Tuesday, 06 September 2022 15:42

Statewide jobs report confirms decline in health care employment

The number of health care jobs in Michigan declined in the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic, worsening an existing staffing shortage that — if not reversed — could eventually affect access to care.

Published in Health Care
Thursday, 30 July 2020 14:24

Report: Michigan hospitals take $1.1B hit from pandemic

Michigan hospitals took a $1.1 billion financial hit this spring from the COVID-19 pandemic, a cost that continues to grow.

Published in Health Care
Sunday, 12 July 2020 20:07

Medical groups back mask mandate as COVID cases rise: ‘This is serious, but preventable’

As the state mandates face coverings for indoor public places and large outdoor gatherings, a coalition of health care organizations in Michigan urges residents to raise “their vigilance against COVID-19,” maintain distance from one another and to wear a mask.

Published in Health Care

Sunday, 06 January 2019 21:14

New law eases recertification requirements for some health care providers

Physicians practicing in three primary care areas no longer have to maintain board certification to earn or renew a medical license in Michigan, or to get paid by health insurers.

Published in Health Care
Sunday, 14 May 2017 13:24

Michigan’s $35 billion health care industry continues to grow

Employment in Michigan’s health care sector grew steadily during the first half of the decade, reaching nearly 588,000 jobs as of 2015 and generating an economic impact of about $35 billion.

Published in Health Care
Sunday, 04 September 2016 02:57

Shortfall in Medicaid payments to hospitals lessens impact of gains, groups say

Hospitals across Michigan benefitted from the state’s expansion of Medicaid two years ago. 

Published in Health Care