Our Employees

RSS Feed

Breaking down barriers: The essential role of interpreters on patient care teams

August 21, 2018

Several years ago, a patient at Michigan Medicine was going into labor. However, when she was led to a delivery room, the patient refused to enter.…

High five! Michigan Medicine celebrates ranking from U.S. News & World Report

August 17, 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rax5BgGifck Earlier this week, hundreds of faculty and staff gathered to celebrate as it was revealed that Michigan Medicine earned the No. 5 spot in the “Best Hospitals” rankings compiled by…

Active U Autumn moves the entire university

August 15, 2018

Active U Autumn, MHealthy’s eight-week physical activity challenge, returns…

Four units earn recognition for hand hygiene compliance

August 13, 2018

Due to the hard work and commitment of Michigan Medicine’s faculty and staff, the organization regularly surpasses its hand hygiene compliance goal each month. With that in mind, Infection Prevention & Epidemiology is increasing its organization-wide compliance goal and tweaking how it rewards units or areas in recognition of their monthly compliance numbers. Talk to your unit leadership or email UM-ICE@med.umich.edu with questions about the new rewards program and how units will be recognized for perfect hand hygiene compliance each month. And congratulations to the following four areas, which earned recognition for hand hygiene compliance in July! The areas include:…

Reminder: Celebrate with colleagues as 2018 ‘Best Hospitals’ rankings are revealed

August 13, 2018

Don’t forget, tomorrow morning Michigan Medicine is expected to fare well in rankings of the top health care systems in the U.S. — and the organization is planning to celebrate by…

Making a Difference: July 2018 highlights

August 9, 2018

Employees across Michigan Medicine continue to make a difference and inspire colleagues through their hard work and dedication. Recognizing the contributions employees make to the organization helps the team to become…

Reminder: Plan to attend 2018 Staff Development Conference

August 8, 2018

U-M and Michigan Medicine invite all faculty and staff to the 2018 Staff Development Conference! The event — to be held from 8 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 10 in the Towsley Auditorium and Lobby — is free to all U-M employees and will feature keynote speakers, vendors and refreshments. The conference is designed to support staff development and participants will gain skills, learn strategies, and receive resources that inspire, energize and improve operational efficiencies. Treat yourself by attending this important event! Click here to register.

Reminder: Treat yourself at tomorrow’s Ice Cream Social!

August 7, 2018

Tomorrow, Michigan Medicine will give faculty and staff the perfect chance to treat themselves at the annual employee appreciation event! The event, also known as the Ice Cream Social, will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 8. This year’s theme — “Treat Yourself!” — is all about recognizing the importance of wellness and well-being for the stars at Michigan Medicine, YOU! For instance, five-minute massages? Treat yourself! Quick Zumba and fitness classes out on the lawn? Treat yourself! MHealthy cooking demonstrations? Treat yourself! Professional development opportunities? Treat yourself! And, of course, delicious ice cream? Treat yourself! Flavors will include butter pecan, vanilla,…

Rankings revealed: Come celebrate with the Michigan Medicine community

August 7, 2018

Next week, Michigan Medicine is expected to fare well in rankings of the top health care systems in the U.S. — and the organization is planning to celebrate by honoring its…