Michigan Helath Connect Draws 422 Physician PracticesMore than 1,000 doctors in 422 practices across Michigan have joined Michigan Health Connect and are using Medicity's iNexx Referrals app to automate health care referrals for patients.
WEBINAR: Doctors Take Your West Nile QuestionsWWJ's Pat Sweeting was joined in the studio by Dr. Jose Vasquez and Dr. Christopher Carpenter to answer questions about the West Nile virus.
Opinion: A Doctor's Opinion Of ObamacareGood, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.
22 Charged In Metro Detroit, Part Of Massive Medicare Fraud BustNearly two dozen Metro Detroiters have been busted in a nationwide crackdown on Medicare fraud.
Child's Cancer Battle Continues In Appeals CourtThe Michigan Appeals Court is considering a case that could affect how much say parents have in the medical treatment their children receive.
Care Team Connect and Medical Advantage Group Power Care Across MichiganEast Lansing-based Medical Advantage Group, a consulting and management services company providing support to physicians and physician practices, and its subsidiary, MAG Care Management, have selected Evanston, Ill.-based Care Team Connect to power a Web-based care navigation platform for the 140,000 patients served in 70 participating physician practices across Michigan.
Health System To Open Clinic For Frequent ER UsersA West Michigan health system is opening a clinic to assess and treat people who frequently use hospital emergency departments.
President Obama To Order FDA To Help Reduce Drug ShortagesA potential drug shortage has patients and doctors worried about properly caring for their patients.
Back-To-School Physicals Good Time To Discuss Healthy LifestylesAnnual back-to-school physical exams present an opportunity for discussion between parents, children and family physicians. Parents and family physicians should collaborate to teach children healthy lifestyle practices.
Doctors Link Anger, Crime To Summer HeatDo you find yourself a little irritated this week? It's probably the heat.
Campfire Dangers: Don't Press Your LuckA word of warning, this summer, from burn doctors at U of M, who've been seeing a spike in the number of people badly burned in gasoline-accelerated outdoor fires.
Some OB-GYNs Turn Away Obese PatientsShould doctors be able to turn away patients who are too fat?
Groups Look To Stop Drug Switch For Mental Health PrisonersMichigan Partners in Crisis says the switch made this year will save the state 15 million dollars, by giving mental health inmates cheaper medications.
Gov. Snyder Expected To Pass 'I'm Sorry' LawGov. Snyder is expected to sign a bill aimed at providing some legal protection to medical providers who express sympathy or compassion to patients or their families.
Routine Care Biggest Hurdle After TsunamiProviding routine care for people with a host of issues from chronic diabetes to imminent childbirth proved more challenging after the disaster in Japan.