health care

Michigan Submits Waiver To Continue Medicaid ExpansionThe state law establishing the Healthy Michigan program requires the waiver's OK by year's end or else the Medicaid expansion will end.
Wayne County Reaches Deal To Cut Retiree Health Care CostsWayne County and about 5,000 retirees have agreed to a deal that will cut their health care benefits and save the county about $20 million each year.
Michigan's Veterans' Health Care Facilities Performing WellThe chronically long waits for care that have infuriated patients at Veterans Affairs hospitals and clinics in some parts of the country are a lot more rare in Michigan.
Medicaid Expansion Enrollment Soars; Waiver Hurdle RemainsWednesday is the anniversary of Healthy Michigan, the state's popular Medicaid expansion program.
How The Affordable Healthcare Act Affects Tax FilingLearn how the Affordable Healthcare Act, and whether or not you have insurance, will impact the way you do taxes this year.
Sunday Is The Last Day To Sign Up For Affordable Care Act Coverage Before Facing A PenaltyJennifer Pipes with Enroll America hosted an enrollment event in Dearborn on Sunday and said that people should not be timid to sign up.
Duggan Helps Kick Off Health Care Enrollment EventDuggan says the federal health care law has helped thousands of Detroit residents get quality medical care, many for the first time.
Number Of People Being Monitored For Ebola In Michigan Drops To 5The MDCH and a network of local public health agencies are currently checking travel histories of these individuals including their return to the Michigan from Ebola affected areas.
Michigan Health Insurers Owe Nearly $13.2M In RefundsIndividual policyholders owed a rebate will either get a check, a reimbursement credit or see a reduction in future premiums.
More Than 323,000 Sign Up For Michigan Medicaid ExpansionGov. Snyder says the effort will give residents "health care coverage they need to lead healthy, productive lives."
Audit: Michigan Improperly Spent $160M On MedicaidAuditors warn that Michigan could be forced to repay nearly $97 million to the U.S. government.
Report: Detroit Veteran Health Care Facility Has Longest Wait TimesData showed that the average wait at that location is nearly 31 days -- more than twice as long as the department's 14-day goal.