Ethics and Religion Talk: Is it ethical to 'spend down' to qualify for Medicaid?

by (Rabbi David J.B...)

Submitted 01-08-2018 under OPINION

Should a religious tradition be able to address any and all questions of modern life? Several times in the past months, I have sent out questions to the panel and received responses suggesting that such a question not well-suited for a column on...

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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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Moving Towards Adequate Prenatal Care: Preventing Low Birth-weight and High Infant Mortality Rates in GR

by (Oatment)

Submitted 12-04-2009 under OPINION

By: Annie Hakim, Frederick Meijer Honors College, Grand Valley State University Part two of a three-part series on prenatal care in Grand Rapids Government and non-profits within Kent County have already made significant strides...

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