Health Check

Health Check

West Michigan Health Care Economic Forecast

The Office of the Vice Provost for Health commissions the report, Health Check: Analyzing Trends in West Michigan.  The report focuses on health-related trends, costs, and employment projections in the West Michigan area and is released each January at the West Michigan Health Care Economic Forecast event held at Grand Valley's Eberhard Center in Grand Rapids, MI.  The study is conducted by economics faculty from Tulane University and the GVSU Seidman College of Business.

Each year the event is complemented by a panel of experts which might include health administrators/practitioners, government officials, or industry representatives.  Audiences have the opportunity to participate in a Q & A session following the panel presentations. 

WELCOME REMARKS::

Thomas J. Haas, Ph.D.
President, Grand Valley State University

Jean Nagelkerk, Ph.D. F.N.P., FNAP
Vice Provost for Health, Grand Valley State University

 

HEALTH CHECK PRESENTERS:

Kevin Callison, PhD
Assistant Professor
School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
Tulane University

Sebastian Linde, PhD
Assistant Professor of Economics
Seideman College of Business
Grand Valley State University

Leslie Muller, PhD
Assistant Professor of Economics
Seidman College of Business
Grand Valley State University

 

PANEL: TRENDS IN HEALTH CARE:

Robert Casalou, M.B.A., M.H.S.A.
President & CEO, Mercy Health & Saint Joseph Mercy Health System

Tina Freese Decker, M.H.A., M.S.I.E., FACHE
President & CEO, Spectrum Health

Rakesh Pai, M.D., M.B.A., M.H.C.D.S., FACC
President Medical Group & Chief Population Health Officer
Metro Health University of Michigan Health

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PAST EVENTS

2018 Webcast

2017 webcast

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PAST HEALTH CHECK REPORTS

2018 Health Check

2017 Health Check

2016 Health Check

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PAST SLIDE PRESENTATIONS

2018 Health Check Slide Presentation

2017 Health Check Slide Presentation

Registration is Open!

West Michigan Health Care Economic Forecast

Friday, January 11, 2019

8:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

REGISTER NOW!

(Please note:  You do not need to register if you plan to attend on line.)

 

Location:

Eberhard Center, 2nd Floor
Grand Valley State University
401 West Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

 

LIVESTREAM AVAILABILE!

If you are not able to attend in person the event will be offered via live stream.

LIVESTREAM LINK

 

 

 

 

The West Michigan Healthcare Economic Forecast is made possible by grants from:

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