In brief

TeenQuest enrollment is open for fall

FLINT — TeenQuest – a pre-employment and leadership training program that prepares young people for success in the 21st-century workplace – has released its 2019-20 schedule.

The first session will be held Sept. 16 to Oct. 17 and is open to all high school students ages 14-19 in Genesee County.

TeenQuest is held four times during the school year and is open to students in grades 9-12. The 2019-20 schedule is as follows:

Session 1: Sept. 16-Oct. 17 – Carman- Ainsworth High School, Genesee STEM Academy, Grand Blanc High School, Hamady High School International Academy of Flint

Session 2: Nov. 4-Dec. 5 – Beecher High School, Bendle High School, Carman- Ainsworth Baker Academy, Kearsley High School, Linden High School and Madison Academy.

Session 3: Jan. 6-Feb. 6 – Atherton High School, Boys & Girls Club, Clio High School, Davison High School, LakeVille High School and Southwestern Classical Academy.

Session 4: Feb. 24-March 27 – Bentley High School, Carman-Ainsworth Baker Academy, Genesee STEM Academy, Grand Blanc High School, Hamady High School, Lake Fenton High School and Swartz Creek High School.

Registration for the first session ends Sept. 16.

Details: Visit or call 810-600-1413. — G.G.

Humana Medicare Advantage members now have in-network access

FLINT — Grand Blanc-based McLaren Physician Partners (MPP) and leading health and well-being company Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) have signed an agreement that expands in-network options for Humana Medicare Advantage members in Michigan seeking care at McLaren Health Care hospitals and outpatient facilities.

The contract also provides additional in-network access for Humana Medicare Advantage members to physicians and clinicians employed by, and affiliated with, McLaren Health Care in Michigan.

MPP is a physician hospital organization dedicated to the creation of a clinically integrated network to drive health care delivery and includes 14 Michigan hospitals.

The agreement, now in effect, adds in-network access for Humana Medicare Advantage Health Maintenance Organization (HMO), Preferred Provider Organization (PPO), and Private Fee-for-Service (PFFS) health plan members at all McLaren Health Care outpatient facilities, as well as at eight McLaren Health Care hospitals in Central and Eastern Michigan: Bad Axe: McLaren Thumb Region; Bay City: McLaren Bay Region and McLaren Bay Special Care; Caro: McLaren Caro Region; Detroit: Karmanos Cancer Institute; Flint: McLaren Flint; Lapeer: McLaren Lapeer Region; and Mount Clemens: McLaren Macomb.

Details: Visit vbc. — G.G.