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Born from a merger, Spectrum Health grows into major health care player
The seeds for what became West Michigan’s largest health care provider took root nearly three decades ago.
Finance, health care remain vigilant on cybersecurity as small biz takes notice
Through working with a number of banks and credit unions, Randy Brinks is fully aware of the giant target that the financial services industry has had for years concerning cybersecurity threats.
Michigan at ‘pivotal point’ in COVID-19 fight, health officials say
After hospitalizations statewide doubled in just two weeks, health care executives across Michigan are emphasizing the need for people to follow public health guidelines to get the spread of the coronavirus back under control.
Growing shift to telehealth raises questions about access in rural communities
The COVID-19 pandemic created what Kelly Hirko calls a “massive shift” in health care.
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.
Priority Health-Total Health merger secures state regulatory approval
GRAND RAPIDS — The merger between Priority Health and Detroit-based HMO Total Health Care Inc. heads to a close in the new year after receiving state regulatory approval.
Strong growth drives Mary Free Bed’s latest addition
GRAND RAPIDS — Strong growth in patient volumes over the last several years led Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital to take on an expansion project much sooner than expected.
Deal could make Priority Health stronger in SE Michigan
GRAND RAPIDS — Acquiring a Detroit-based HMO gives Priority Health a greater market presence in Southeast Michigan.
Priority Health bolsters SE Michigan presence with acquisition of Total Health Care
GRAND RAPIDS — Priority Health would expand its market presence in Southeast Michigan with the acquisition of Detroit-based HMO Total Health Care Inc.
Mary Free Bed signs joint operating agreement with Munson Medical Center
Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital would expand its presence in northern Michigan under a new joint operating agreement with Munson Healthcare in Traverse City.
THINKING BIG: Rick Breon reflects on 18 years leading West Michigan’s largest health care organization
Before Spectrum Health grew into what it has become today, Rick Breon first had to tackle a fundamental issue that he saw standing in the way: culture.
Manistee hospital to join Munson Healthcare of Traverse City
West Shore Medical Center in Manistee would integrate into Munson Healthcare in Traverse City under a final agreement approved this week.