Health & Medicine

  1. June 16, 2022

    Michigan Medicine reports positive FY ’22 financial performance

    Michigan Medicine has reported projected positive results for the end of the 2021-22 fiscal year, with an anticipated 4.2% operating margin on forecasted operating revenues of $5.5 billion.

  2. June 16, 2022

    Ernst named chief health officer; new public health structure debuts

    Robert Ernst, associate vice president for student life for health and wellness, and executive director of University Health Service, will become U-M’s chief health officer as the university transitions to a new public health structure.

  3. June 14, 2022

    U.S. News ranks Mott Children’s Hospital No. 1 in Michigan

    C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital was named the top children’s hospital in the state by U.S. News & World Report and recognized among the nation’s best in several categories.

  4. May 25, 2022

    University creates task force to focus on abortion access

    A universitywide task force on abortion-care access is working to mitigate the impact of a potential statewide abortion ban in Michigan that could affect all U-M missions, including health care, medical education and other areas.

  5. May 9, 2022

    SPH part of $25M health effort to aid communities of color

    The School of Public Health is collaborating on a $25 million, Bank of America-funded program to advance health outcomes for communities of color.

  6. May 9, 2022

    Anesthesiology initiative seeks to reduce climate change impact

    Michigan Medicine’s Department of Anesthesiology has launched a new initiative to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions and minimize its impact on climate change

  7. May 6, 2022

    Home is where the hospital is

    Rapid rise in home-based post-acute care options during the pandemic means patients recuperate in familiar surroundings – but continuation depends on policymakers.

  8. May 3, 2022

    Peony Garden provides lessons on mental health, community

    In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month this May, university health and well-being experts encourage each member of the faculty and staff community to reach out and support one another.

  9. May 2, 2022

    Health questionnaire offers path to well-being plan

    MHealthy’s annual health questionnaire allows participants to see the positive choices they make, learn about areas of improvement and receive a personalized list of recommendations.

  10. April 27, 2022

    U-M updates mask guidelines, other COVID-19 policies

    Wearing a mask will soon be optional across the university, except for selected areas on the Ann Arbor campus, under a revised face-covering policy that takes effect May 2.