The Rapidian

Healthcare

Life after stroke: Tips for survivors and caregivers

by (metrohealth2019)

Submitted 05-15-2019 under NONPROFITS

“I don’t know that I’ve ever in my life depended on somebody else that much. You can’t get through something like this alone.” On the morning of March 17, 2018—St. Patrick’s Day—life took an abrupt...

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Volunteer nurses offer health screenings for the community at Dégagé Ministries

by (Degage Ministries)

Submitted 05-25-2018 under NONPROFITS

Twice a month, a group of volunteer nurses faithfully hold Health Depot. These nurses perform general health screenings on our patrons to assess appropriate care. “Many patrons believe the ‘best’ healthcare is through the emergency...

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Exalta Health provides health, dental care to low-income residents

by (GRTV)

Submitted 03-14-2017 under NONPROFITS

In this week’s segment of GRTV’s NPO Showcase, Bill Paxton, President of Exalta Health discusses some of the services the low-income healthcare providor offers. Established in 1996, Exalta Health, formerly called Health Intervention...

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Oklahoman veteran finds wheelchair in West Michigan

by (jtl6)

Submitted 06-10-2016 under NEWS

When 74-year-old veteran Tony’s power wheelchair wore down and hindered his freedom, he searched everywhere for help covering the $10,000 price of a new one. After exhausting all options from insurance to local services, he discovered...

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Healtcare Marketplace Enrollment Event

by (Kent-Ionia Labo...)

Submitted 01-14-2016 under

Time is running out for individuals and families to sign up for health insurance for 2016. The open enrollment period for the Healthcare Marketplace ends on January 31, and anyone not covered by an employer plan, Medicare or Medicaid, or a plan...

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Overwhelmed by medical bills, family finds help at food pantry

by (Feeding America...)

Submitted 12-30-2015 under NONPROFITS

Nate and Roxann McNinch have been together for eight years. They have three beautiful children, a nice house and a steady income. But when unexpected medical bills came their way, they struggled to cope. It got to the point where they worried about...

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Planned Parenthood Offers Free HIV Testing June 22-26

by (PPMI)

Submitted 06-19-2015 under NONPROFITS

MICHIGAN — In recognition of National HIV Testing Day on June 27, Planned Parenthood of West and Northern Michigan (PPWNM) is encouraging men, women, and young people to get tested for HIV — and offering the public an opportunity to take...

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Life EMS Ambulance exchanges ambulance fee for volunteer work

by (mackenziebush13)

Submitted 04-03-2015 under NEWS

Life EMS Ambulance knows that sometimes the struggle of paying off ambulance bills can be just as difficult as recuperating from an illness or injury. The locally owned and operated company has opened up several options to help those in need pay...

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