Week in Review: Staff engagement survey results; introducing U-M Health — and more!

June 4, 2021  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources,

It may have been a short work week for many of you, but Headlines was long on important stories!

There was a recap of this year’s employee engagement survey results — and what the organization plans to do with them. Readers also learned about plans to improve diversity in the workforce, and faculty and staff were introduced to U-M Health, the new name for Michigan Medicine’s clinical enterprise.

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

2021 Vital Voices Staff Engagement Survey results: How we did and what’s to come

In March, nearly 75% of the workforce took the Vital Voices Staff Engagement Survey. Now, the results are in! The feedback shows the organization has areas of strength (including benefits, pay and the comfort staff members have in speaking up for safety) and areas for improvement (including teamwork and the prevalence of burnout). Check out a full rundown of this year’s results and how the organization plans to act on them

Updated logos, new name for clinical enterprise launched as part of Michigan Medicine brand realignment initiative

Do you have trouble explaining exactly where you work? Or defining what Michigan Medicine is and how it represents all three parts of its mission? If so, you aren’t alone. That’s why the organization has introduced U-M Health, a new name for its clinical enterprise. With the change comes new logos and other branding guidelines. Learn more by clicking here!

Diversity Means More: Diversify the Workforce

The Anti-Racism Oversight Committee includes a subgroup focused on improving diversity in the workforce. This week, the group shared its short- and long-term plans to increase Michigan Medicine’s underrepresented minority workforce and ensure they are receiving the support they need at all levels. Click through for more on their important work.

Want to dive even deeper into the results from the recent employee engagement survey? This week’s episode of The Wrap podcast does just that! Find out how the results compared to previous years, what role the pandemic may have played in the feedback and how the survey will create positive change at Michigan Medicine.

Take a listen via the YouTube video above or media player below. Please note, the media player is not compatible with Internet Explorer, so open in a new browser or search for The Wrap on your personal device to take a listen.