health care

Sparrow's New Cancer Center Opens Today

Jul 11, 2017
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Lansing’s Sparrow Hospital opens its brand new cancer center more than twice the size of its current 28,000 square foot center.

 

 


Vaccine photo
Pan American Health Organization PAHO / Flickr Creative Commons

Health care providers and patient advocates in Michigan are watching to see what’s in a re-vamped Republican health care overhaul.

McConnell Extends Health Care Bill Debate

Jun 30, 2017
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s_falkow / flickr creative commons

The future seems uncertain for the Senate Health Care repeal bill. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pushed back consideration on legislation that would repeal the Affordable Care act this week.


McConnell Suspends Healthcare Debate

Jun 28, 2017
Gavel
s_falkow / flickr creative commons

Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell was dealt another blow this week to Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

Rick Snyder
Courtesy Photo

An apologetic Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder was largely silent last year when criminal charges were brought against state officials over Flint’s man-made drinking water crisis, except to say some “bureaucrats” had failed residents and that he was focused on the city’s recovery.

VA building
Courtesy / VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System

The Veterans Administration Healthcare System in Ann Arbor is holding a town hall to take questions from veterans about their medical care.


man near bus
Skyler Ashley / WKAR-MSU

A small rolling hospital that debuted in Lansing last summer is expanding its reach in 2017.

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