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Rick Shorey | Need for Advancements in Patient Care Key to MediSurge Growth

Michigan Business Beat
November 26, 2019 5:00 PM

Jeffrey Mosher has a conversation with Rick Shorey, Director of Product Development, MediSurge, Grand Rapids, MI.

They discuss the need for Advancements in Patient Care Key to Local Med Device Company’s Growth. MediSurge, a western Michigan medical device manufacturer, credits growth and expansion to increased need for advancements in surgeries, medical procedures and operating room techniques.

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Genomenon Accelerates Rare and Genetic Disease Research with Mastermind Version 2.0

Michigan Business Network
November 8, 2019 11:00 AM

Mastermind Genomic Search Engine Now Filters Evidence by Phenotype – Critical for the Genetic Interpretation of Rare Diseases

 

Genomenon® announced the release of Mastermind® version 2.0. The Genomic Search Engine now includes the ability to search the entirety of the genomic literature by phenotypes (symptoms). This new functionality will further accelerate diagnosis of patients with genetic and rare diseases.

Patients, particularly those with rare diseases, don’t always have a name for their condition. This makes it very difficult to diagnose and treat their disease. The ability to search the genetic literature by symptoms (following the Human Phenotype Ontology, or HPO) helps clinicians narrow their diagnosis to the appropriate disease and treatment.

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PHP Gets Ready to Kickoff Open Enrollment Nov.1st

Michigan Business Beat
October 28, 2019 9:00 AM

Bess Ann McKillups, Account Executive, Sparrow's Physicians Health Plan (PHP) joins the Michigan Business Beat to talk about what's new at PHP, the Marketplace, what PHP is offering.

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Delta Dental of Michigan | Grand Rapids Children’s Museum Launches Naming Contest for New Mobile Museum

Michigan Business Network
October 18, 2019 4:00 PM

 

Roll out your creativity.

Grand Rapids, Michigan— Grand Rapids Children’s Museum is asking the public for help naming its newest addition—a full size cargo van which will act as a museum on wheels.

Sponsored by Delta Dental, the van will hit the road in March 2020 staffed by GRCM employees and traveling across the state offering open-ended programming, traveling exhibits, hands on activities and creative problem solving challenges throughout Grand Rapids, Grand Haven, Holland, Kalamazoo and Lansing.

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New Medicare Advantage plan that PHP launched Oct 1st for January 2020 enrollment date

Michigan Business Beat
October 15, 2019 10:00 AM

Scott Norman, VP, Business Development of Physicians Health Plan joins Chris Holman in studio to talk about the new Medicare Advantage plan that PHP launched Oct 1st for January 2020 enrollment date.

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Sparrow and Wirt-Rivette Group’s New Woodlands of DeWitt Senior Living Community

Michigan Business Beat
October 8, 2019 2:00 PM


U.S. Congressman and area officials tour Sparrow and Wirt-Rivette Group’s new Woodlands of DeWitt senior living community

Jeffrey Mosher was on the road Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 2, to The Woodlands of DeWitt, in DeWitt, MI. He caught up with officials from Sparrow, and Wirt-Rivette, who had been joined by the city Mayor of DeWitt, along with U.S. Rep. John Moolenaar, R-Midland.

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Delta Dental of Michigan | Strategic Partnerships Moving Things Forward

Michigan Business Beat
October 3, 2019 5:00 PM

Chris Holman catches up with Margaret Trimer, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at Delta Dental of Michigan, Okemos, MI.

Margaret discusses her philosophy and action of getting business growth through economic development and placemaking.

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Sparrow News: Medical Examiner issues Annual Report

Michigan Business Network
September 27, 2019 4:00 PM

Sparrow Forensic Pathology, which serves as Medical Examiner for five local counties, has issued its annual report for 2018, detailing such topics as drug-related deaths.

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Sparrow Among Top-Performing Hospitals for Treatment of Heart Attack Patients

Michigan Business Network
September 18, 2019 9:05 AM

LANSING, MI – Sparrow has received major national recognition as one of the top hospitals for treating heart attack Patients.

Sparrow has been given the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR Chest Pain – MI Registry Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2019. It’s one of only 225 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor.

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Sparrow Health | School and Fall Mean Routine Physicals

Michigan Business Beat
September 5, 2019 3:00 PM

Dr. Kimberly Ploehn, MD visits Michigan Business Network and discusses the routine athletic physicals which students can get from Sparrow Urgent Care, in Lansing, East Lansing, and Grand Ledge.
The doctor shares about the need in connect not only with sports, but also even for marching band participants. Sparrow utilizes standard Michigan forms and can serve all school districts from the area.

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