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Leaders to host virtual Town Hall this Friday, Feb. 5

February 2, 2021

Michigan Medicine leaders will host a virtual Town Hall this Friday, Feb. 5 from 2 to 3 p.m. The meeting will include COVID-19 vaccine updates, as well as information from the Anti-Racism Oversight Committee and a Q&A segment. To join the webinar: https://umich-health.zoom.us/j/92478265278?pwd=SGVvMk1NeHZISlUyRlVZNUFxWkNldz09 Passcode: 657670 Or iPhone one-tap:     US: +13017158592,,92478265278#  or +13126266799,,92478265278# Or Telephone:         US: +1 301 715 8592, Webinar ID: 924 7826 5278

Celebrating the past, improving the present: Black History Month kicks off at Michigan Medicine

February 1, 2021

Today begins the annual celebration of Black History Month — a chance to recognize the immense value Black culture has brought to the world, the U.S., and most specifically, the organization.…

Mission in motion: Clinical support line advances care for COVID-19 patients across Michigan

January 26, 2021

Last summer, predictive analytic models began to indicate that the combination of influenza and a potential COVID-19 winter resurgence would pose a dual threat for exceeding ICU capacity across the state.…

Video: Virtual Town Hall from Friday, Jan. 22

January 25, 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xYXHVMiSSDM&feature=youtu.be On Friday, Jan. 22, Michigan Medicine leaders held a virtual Town Hall discussion. The meeting included operational updates, vaccine implementation and HR updates. In case you missed it, full video of the Town Hall can be found above.  

University leaders address new Ann Arbor campus COVID-19 cases

January 25, 2021

To all members of the campus community: A more contagious variant of COVID-19 called B.1.1.7 was recently identified in a cluster of U-M students. This weekend, we learned of additional cases that are positive for the B.1.1.7 variant, and this number may continue to rise. All of these cases have been investigated and the individuals and their contacts are in isolation or quarantine. In addition, we have tested a broad circle of students who are associated with cases or contacts. We’re also seeing additional clusters of the regular COVID-19 virus in the campus community and are monitoring and addressing those as well.…

Reminder: Town Hall to be held this afternoon

January 22, 2021

Michigan Medicine leaders will host a virtual Town Hall this afternoon, Jan. 22 from 3 to 4 p.m. Please note the time change from previous Town Halls. Topics of discussion will include operational updates, vaccine implementation and HR updates. To join the webinar: https://umich-health.zoom.us/j/92478265278?pwd=SGVvMk1NeHZISlUyRlVZNUFxWkNldz09 Passcode: 657670 Or iPhone one-tap:     US: +13017158592,,92478265278#  or +13126266799,,92478265278# Or Telephone:         US: +1 301 715 8592, Webinar ID: 924 7826 5278

Marschall Runge, M.D., Ph.D., focuses on core value of inclusion in his latest blog post

January 19, 2021

According to Marschall S. Runge, M.D., Ph.D., inclusion is all about respecting each other, even if we don’t always agree. In his latest “Minute with Marschall” blog post, he acknowledges that recent current events can make us wonder if it’s possible for a nation, let alone a large organization, to come together for a common purpose. When heavy news begins to take its toll, he reminds himself of the kind, respectful gestures he witnesses from coworkers every day which keeps him hopeful and focused on our mission. He invites you to share your own examples of respect and inclusion on…

Leaders to host virtual Town Hall this Friday

January 19, 2021

Michigan Medicine leaders will host a virtual Town Hall this Friday, Jan. 22, from 3 to 4 p.m. Please note the time change from previous town halls. Topics of discussion will include updates on balancing COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 patients, the vaccination process and other pressing issues. To join the webinar: https://umich-health.zoom.us/j/92478265278?pwd=SGVvMk1NeHZISlUyRlVZNUFxWkNldz09 Passcode: 657670 Or iPhone one-tap:     US: +13017158592,,92478265278#  or +13126266799,,92478265278# Or Telephone:         US: +1 301 715 8592, Webinar ID: 924 7826 5278

Video: Virtual Town Hall from Friday, Jan. 8

January 12, 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FHtIRZ50qeg&feature=youtu.be On Friday, Jan. 8, Michigan Medicine leaders held another Virtual Town Hall meeting. During the meeting, they discussed updates on balancing COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 patients, the vaccination process, clinical trials and more. If you missed the Town Hall, check out video of the event above!