New Year’s Eve is still two months away, but the time to nail down health insurance choices for 2018 is right now. And once again, a team of University of Michigan experts can provide free help to any Michigan resident who needs to find the right coverage for them and their family.
They don’t get pay, recognition, or much of a break. They spend hours a day helping someone who may not even recognize them anymore. Now, a new poll gives a glimpse into the lives of the spouses, grown children and other family members and friends who act as caregivers for up to five million Americans with dementia.
The University of Michigan Board of Regents has approved the appointment of Andrew Rosenberg, M.D. to chief information officer for Michigan Medicine. Rosenberg, a practicing clinician and tenured faculty member, has served in a series of IT leadership roles over the past decade, including interim CIO since January 2016.
As more Americans turn to bariatric surgery for weight loss, a new study in 27,000 Michigan patients suggests they may not want to wait until their BMI is well past 40 to reap the biggest health benefits.