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Paul Lee, M.D., J.D., named interim executive director of UMMG

May 12, 2022

This week, U-M Health President David C. Miller, M.D., M.P.H., announced that Paul Lee, M.D., J.D., will be assuming the interim executive director (ED) position for the U-M Medical Group (UMMG),…

Reminder: Leaders to host virtual Town Hall on Friday, May 13

May 11, 2022

Don't forget, Michigan Medicine leaders will host a virtual Town Hall on Friday, May 13, from 11 a.m. to noon. Topics will include updates from operations, Care at Home, nursing, the U-M Medical School and Human Resources. To join, click on the below link: https://umich.zoom.us/j/93473748241?pwd=STM1aTZLYUhtWGlCY0dwclR4UkVXQT09

Rounding: A game-changer that builds teams and a sense of belonging

May 10, 2022

Rounding in the PICU on Purple Friday The High Reliability Organization (HRO) manual describes rounding as “a method for connecting with front line employees to reinforce our commitment to safety and…

Leaders to host virtual Town Hall on Friday, May 13 at 11 a.m.

May 9, 2022

Michigan Medicine leaders will host a virtual Town Hall on Friday, May 13, from 11 a.m. to noon. Topics will include updates from operations, Care at Home, nursing, the U-M Medical School and Human Resources. To join, click on the below link: https://umich.zoom.us/j/93473748241?pwd=STM1aTZLYUhtWGlCY0dwclR4UkVXQT09

Michigan Medicine remains dedicated to providing full spectrum of women’s health services

May 6, 2022

The news cycle this week has been dominated by the Supreme Court and the future of abortion rights. Michigan Medicine experts have been quoted in prominent media publications, stating Michigan Medicine’s…

Video: April 29 virtual Town Hall

May 4, 2022

Leaders hosted a virtual Town Hall on Friday, April 29 with updates on operations, COVID-19, implicit bias training and research priorities. In case you missed it, a video of the meeting is now available.   Please note, this is a corrected link as the incorrect link was included in the May 3 Ops Update.

Marschall Runge, M.D., Ph.D., discusses strong link between patient and employee experience  

May 3, 2022

How much does your experience as a Michigan Medicine employee impact the patient experience? Chief Executive Officer Marschall S. Runge, M.D., Ph.D., believes employee engagement serves as a foundation for the patient experience. He discusses this connection in the latest Minute with Marschall blog. Have you seen this strong connection first-hand? Share your thoughts in the blog discussion box by clicking here.

Do you know your HRO?

May 2, 2022

Over the next few months, the HRO leadership team will focus on leadership rounding. When leaders round consistently with their teams, everyone involved can benefit in the following ways: Leaders receive a first-hand understanding of front-line operations, while giving employees an opportunity to be heard.A mutual purpose is established related to both unit/local goals and organizationwide initiatives such as high reliability and safety.The team feels heard and supported so members can feel psychological safe to speak up or stand up for those who speak up.Rounding provides more opportunities to celebrate team and individual achievements.Team members closest to the work are…

Reminder: Leaders to host virtual Town Hall this afternoon

April 29, 2022

Don't forget, Michigan Medicine leaders will host the next virtual Town Hall from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. this afternoon, April 29. The topics covered will include: operations updates, the COVID-19 BA.2 variant, research priorities, implicit bias training, HR updates and a Q&A. You can attend the discussion via this link: https://umich.zoom.us/j/94755979528?pwd=RU8ycUVhby9HYUJvUWNpcnBJSTdVdz09 Passcode: 657670