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Vote now in first-ever Michigan Medicine Movie Awards

February 23, 2017

It’s time to roll out the red carpet for the first annual Michigan Medicine Movie Awards! These awards recognize videos that showcase the people, care and advances that make Michigan Medicine…

Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., named 2017 commencement speaker

February 23, 2017

Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., a former U-M Medical School faculty member who currently serves as director of the National Institutes of Health, will be the featured speaker at the UMMS…

Magnet recognized: Organization earns nursing’s highest honor

February 20, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NspNquxv41k&feature=youtu.be Congratulations to the Michigan Medicine community, including the entire nursing staff. On Friday, the health system was notified that it had earned Magnet recognition, the highest honor in nursing. Officials…

At Mott, the spirit of Valentine’s Day is in the cards

February 14, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WAsTSOfnpSA Social media users from around the globe are giving Michigan Medicine’s Little Victors a Valentine’s Day filled with love. This past week, more than 95,000 Facebook users “signed” and sent…

Medical School graduate confirmed to cabinet post

February 10, 2017

U-M Medical School graduate and former U.S. Rep. Tom Price, M.D., was recently confirmed as the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services. The U.S. Senate voted to confirm Price in his new role early Friday morning.

Organization to host Joint Commission Medication Compounding certification visit

February 10, 2017

Michigan Medicine is hosting The Joint Commission for its first Medication Compounding certification visit. The visit is occurring through Friday, Feb. 17. Two surveyors are involved in the survey and will be visiting all sites that compound — hospitals, clinics and home care. If you have any questions, call Brian Callahan at 734-615-8368.

Capitol Hill briefing puts spotlight on insurance research

February 9, 2017

As Congress debates the next steps in national health policy, a briefing organized by…

Food Allergy Research takes strides to build a leading center

February 9, 2017

The Mary H. Weiser Food Allergy Center — or MHWFAC — at the U-M Medical School had an eventful year focused on building an internationally-recognized food allergy research program. The aim…

Organization to host Joint Commission Medication Compounding certification visit

February 8, 2017

Next week, Michigan Medicine will be hosting The Joint Commission for its first Medication Compounding certification visit. The visit will occur from Wednesday, Feb. 15 until Friday, Feb. 17. Two surveyors will be involved in the survey and they will be visiting all sites that compound — hospitals, clinics and home care. If you have any questions, call Brian Callahan at 734-615-8368.