Week in Review: Week of Oct. 16, 2017

October 20, 2017  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources,

This week, Headlines highlighted many of the employees who make Michigan Medicine among the leaders in research, training and health care.

Among those featured were two nurses who met at University Hospital and have used their experience to help raise a tight-knit family. Readers also met the Quality Department, whose team members ensure safety and quality across Michigan Medicine; individuals learned about an upcoming career fair that gives them the chance to start down an exciting new career path; and faculty and staff were honored for making a difference last month.

In case you missed it, here’s the latest:

Our Nurses Know: Family

Colleagues at Michigan Medicine often feel like family, as they spend hundreds of hours together every month. For Sam and Laura Walsh, a close work relationship eventually blossomed into something much more. Click here to learn the story of this husband-wife pair who met at University Hospital — and how their nursing experience influenced their family perspective.

Meet Michigan Medicine: Quality Department

Michigan Medicine has a dedicated group of 138 employees laser-focused on improving the quality and safety of patient care and education. This team — the Quality Department — comprises seven different divisions across the organization. Learn more about Quality and the important work they carry out on a daily basis.

Fall career fair provides job seekers with ‘unforgettable experience’

If you’re looking to begin or expand upon a career as a nurse, advanced practice nurse or physician assistant, Sunday’s fall career fair is a perfect opportunity for you! Attendees will meet with hiring managers and learn about available positions across the organization. Click through for more on the event and to learn the story of Hatim Elhady, who landed a position at Michigan Medicine following a recent fair.

Making a Difference: September 2017 highlights

Employees across Michigan Medicine continue to make a difference through their hard work and dedication. Read about some of the remarkable colleagues who were lauded by a patient, family member or coworker last month!