Michigan health and environmental department chiefs were in Washington Wednesday to explain the state’s response to the Flint water crisis to members of Congress.
The state health department has released a new three-year plan to lower Michigan’s infant mortality rate.
An overhaul of Michigan’s child foster care system is showing results, and the state is moving closer to ending a federal judge’s oversight. Continue reading
Patient advocates and hospital-affiliated HMOs say a decision to drop them from the state’s Medicaid program will impose hardships on the people they serve.
They say thousands of low-income patients could be forced to change physicians and treatment programs if the decision stands.