31 10, 2017

Doctor facing multiple lawsuits leaves country, plaintiffs’ attorney Brian McKeen says

2017-11-02T15:27:54+00:00

October 20, 2017 By JAY GREENE Yasser Awaad, M.D., the pediatric neurologist formerly associated with Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center in Dearborn and facing multiple medical malpractice lawsuits, has left employment at Beaumont Health, has left the country and returned to Egypt, according to Brian McKeen, an attorney with McKeen and Associates, who is representing dozens [...]

Doctor facing multiple lawsuits leaves country, plaintiffs’ attorney Brian McKeen says 2017-11-02T15:27:54+00:00
25 10, 2016

Senior Living Facilities And The Media

2017-10-12T21:15:09+00:00

Without question, the senior care industry in America remains under intense scrutiny from government agencies, residents, families of residents, the general public and the media. And, no matter how well a facility is operated, unfortunate situations such as theft, elopements, facility issues (heat, water, a fire, evacuation, etc.), injuries or even death can still occur [...]

Senior Living Facilities And The Media 2017-10-12T21:15:09+00:00
2 03, 2016

Planning for healthcare in retirement

2017-09-19T12:19:09+00:00

  Mark Gruba sits down with Susan Acker from Merrill Lynch Wealth Management to talk about planning for healthcare in retirement. There are many factors changing how to plan for health and financial wellness later in life. People are worried about what happens if they live a long time, how they plan for what comes next, and when [...]

Planning for healthcare in retirement 2017-09-19T12:19:09+00:00
15 02, 2016

Family of lead-poisoned Flint girl, 2, files suit

2017-09-19T12:19:09+00:00

by Katrease Stafford, Detroit Free Press Flint resident Luke Waid had a gut feeling something was wrong when his 2-year-old daughter recently went from being a bubbly, energetic child to anxious and constantly irritable. Waid's worst fears were confirmed when his daughter's blood test results showed the toddler suffering from lead poisoning after ingesting Flint's contaminated water. "She's constantly irritable," Waid [...]

Family of lead-poisoned Flint girl, 2, files suit 2017-09-19T12:19:09+00:00
23 06, 2015

Father’s dream for son leads to Holly rehab center

2017-09-19T12:19:14+00:00

by Lauren Abdel-Razzaq, The Detroit News Dan Kelly, left, straightens the hair of his son, John Kelly, before they give a tour of the Rose Hill Center. When Dan and Rosemary Kelly of Bloomfield Hills couldn’t find treatment for John, who has schizophrenia, they started their own center and now help many others.(Photo: Todd McInturf [...]

Father’s dream for son leads to Holly rehab center 2017-09-19T12:19:14+00:00
7 10, 2014

STILL THINKING ABOUT TED, TEDx DETROIT THAT IS

2017-09-19T12:19:19+00:00

I’m not wrong very often. And when I am, I admit it. After years of shunning TEDx conferences, I finally attended my first. Sure, I’d seen my fair share of TED Talks via Podcast and on “the YouTube,” but, frankly, many of them seemed like esoteric, idealistic crap. Held at the Detroit Opera House downtown [...]

STILL THINKING ABOUT TED, TEDx DETROIT THAT IS 2017-09-19T12:19:19+00:00
26 07, 2011

Employees Save $1,000 for Simply Passing a Health Screening

2017-09-19T12:19:19+00:00

If someone offered you $1,000 a year to take better care of yourself, would you accept the proposal? That’s the question we asked our employees in a recent meeting with our health insurance provider and, not surprisingly, they said yes. Our new Health by Choice PPO plan goes into effect Aug. 1 and calls for [...]

Employees Save $1,000 for Simply Passing a Health Screening 2017-09-19T12:19:19+00:00