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About Us

Excellence in Patient Care, Medical Education and Research

The University of Michigan is home to one of the largest health care complexes in the world. It has been the site of many groundbreaking medical and technological advancements since the Medical School first opened in 1850.

Nationally Ranked Healthcare in 15 Specialties

Today, the University of Michigan Health System continues to deliver the Michigan Difference through cutting-edge research and premier patient care. According to U.S. News and World Report, we’re among the best in the nation in a broad range of adult and pediatric specialties. We’ve earned national recognition from other hospital-quality organizations, too.

The University of Michigan Health System, sometimes called simply the University of Michigan Hospital, is one of the largest hospitals in Michigan and a premier academic medical center made up of:

    Michigan Health Corp. - the legal entity that allows the Health System to enter into partnerships, affiliations, joint ventures and other business activities

Our Vision

Our vision is to create the future of health care through discovery and to become the national leader in health care, health care reform, biomedical innovation and education.


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