Week in Review: Recognition for teammates, RDN Day, prepping for Patient Safety Week

March 10, 2023  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources,

The week that was saw the organization get ready for Healthcare Equity Month, a new well-being resource website launched for house officers, RDN Day, fellow colleagues celebrating each other and a new podcast ahead of Patient Safety Week.

In case you missed any of that, here’s the Week in Review:

Healthcare Equity Month is coming soon!

Michigan Medicine will celebrate Healthcare Equity Month from March 20 – April 17 to raise awareness, encourage action and showcase Michigan Medicine- and U-M-led efforts around systemic health care inequities experienced by historically marginalized and underrepresented groups. Learn more.

New well-being resource website created specifically for house officers

The Office of Graduate Medical Education and the Michigan Medicine Wellness Office have unveiled a fresh set of well-being resources for house officers.

Michigan Medicine is committed to supporting the well-being of its residents. As such, a new webpage was created to encourage optimal resident and fellow well-being. Learn more.

Living our values: Registered dietitian nutritionists

Every day, registered dietitian nutritionists (RDNs) uphold Michigan Medicine’s core values of caring, inclusion, innovation, integrity and teamwork. As such, they are key to carrying out exceptional patient care, education and research.

In honor of RDN Day and National Nutrition Month, here is a closer look at how RDNs live out these organizational values. Read more.

Recognizing team players during National Recognition Month

Each and every day, the work done at Michigan Medicine makes a difference in the lives of our patients and their families. Sometimes, we overlook that our actions also improve the experience our fellow colleagues have at Michigan Medicine. .Read more about colleagues who celebrated one another.

The Wrap celebrates Patient Safety Week

Patient Safety Awareness Week 2023 is almost here! From March 12-18, we will recognize patient safety and its crucial role within our organization and across the country. Listen to this week’s episode to learn more about the origins of Patient Safety Week and this year’s activities taking place at Michigan Medicine, including swag giveaways and a contest!

You can find the show via the YouTube video at the top of the page or media player below!