GRPS launching in-school mental health services

July 3, 2019

Grand Rapids Public Schools is launching in-school mental health services in three of its schools.

Alger Middle School, Riverside Middle School and City High/Middle School each are receiving a two-year grant of $100,000 from the state to...

See if your child is eligible for free Michigan dental care from Medicaid

July 3, 2019

Are you or your children eligible for free dental care in Michigan? Bridge Magazine can link to you to several helpful resources below.

More than 420,000 Michigan’s low-income youngsters and teens went without dental care last year, even...

State lawmakers seek to improve drug-pricing transparency

July 3, 2019

New Jersey lawmakers are looking to increase transparency when it comes to the prices of of pharmaceuticals marketed in the Garden State. Their goal: boost competition among drug makers in ways that will lower consumer costs.

The Senate...

Michigan offers free nicotine patches, gum for smokers

June 20, 2019

Smokers can get free nicotine patches, gum or lozenges this summer from a state department urging Michiganders to ditch the harmful habit.

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is...

An update on Managed Long Term Services and Supports (MLTSS)

June 12, 2019

Millions of Michigan residents need long-term care services because of the disabling conditions of chronic illnesses. Programs like Managed Long Term Services and Supports (MLTSS) meet the needs of those individuals and families through capitated...

Health Plan Customer Satisfaction Challenged by New Era of Empowered Healthcare Consumers, J.D. Power Finds

May 31, 2019

Originally published by J.D. Power

Customer satisfaction among commercial health plan members has improved nationwide,...