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Take the stress out of driving – Join the Canton 7 vanpool

July 15, 2015

Summer is well underway. Does riding in a van with the windows down and your hair blowing in the wind sound wonderful?  If this sounds like what you want, join our…

Silver Club Memory Programs share informational video

July 15, 2015

Silver Club Memory Programs, part of the University of Michigan Geriatric Center, is delighted to share a short video on what makes the Silver Club unique in serving people with memory…

Nixoncare vs. Obamacare: U-M team compares the rhetoric and reality of two health plans

July 14, 2015

Few people today would dare call President Richard Nixon a radical liberal. But 44 years ago, he proposed a health plan that went far beyond what today’s Affordable Care Act includes.…

Be aware of scam emails and phone calls

July 13, 2015

The IRS tax fraud scams we warned about in June are continuing. These phishing emails attempt to trick people into revealing personal information. Some of us have also received automated phone…

PASQUAL Scholars Program for faculty and staff application due July 17

July 13, 2015

The University of Michigan Medical School has established a Patient Safety and Quality Leadership Scholars Program (PASQUAL) for medical school faculty and health system staff who wish to become clinical leaders in…

Mail order pharmacy provides best value for U-M Prescription Drug Plan members

July 10, 2015

Health care providers can play a key role in helping patients and their families make cost-effective choices about prescription medications. For your patients who are U-M Prescription Drug Plan members, switching…

U-M’s Home Care Services provides complimentary “Art Chairs” during Art Fair

July 10, 2015

July in Ann Arbor means it’s time for the annual Ann Arbor Art Fair. The University of Michigan Health System’s Home Care Services – MedEQUIP division, will once again be providing wheelchairs…

Make your workplace healthier by becoming an MHealthy Champion

July 6, 2015

U-M is on a mission to create a workplace culture of health where our faculty and staff thrive. Achieving this goal takes small changes that happen one unit, department and area…

Christopher Friese, Ph.D., R.N., calls for chemo med protection for health workers

July 6, 2015

U-M School of Nursing assistant professor Christopher Friese, Ph.D., R.N., authored a recent op-ed calling for more safeguards for health care workers who handle hazardous materials. Read more>>