Working in Traverse City

Located on the 45th parallel halfway between the North Pole and the Equator, Traverse City is the perfect setting for great work-life balance.

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About Our Community

Aerial view of Traverse City, MichiganTraverse City is an official “Coast Guard City” and sits at the base of twin bays – West Grand Traverse Bay and East Grand Traverse Bay. It has award-winning schools, a community college, and a busy airport with daily service to major cities. Traverse City is a thriving community offering unequaled year-round recreation, as well as vibrant cultural and social opportunities often found in much larger cities. 

Traverse City is well known as one of America’s “must see” places for family vacations, fine arts, local craft beer and wine, farm-to-table food, fun festivals, sailing, golf, hiking, skiing, fishing, and miles of pristine freshwater shoreline. After a great day at work, nature’s playground is waiting for you right outside the door.

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About Munson Medical Center

Munson Medical Center in Traverse City, Mich., is the regional referral center for all of northern Michigan. This teaching and research hospital has earned repeated national honors for top quality care, including recognition as a Top 100 Hospital 14 times.

Physicians and staff choose to work here because they are surrounded by outstanding colleagues in new and updated facilities, with all of the advanced technology and support they need to do their jobs well.

  • Founded: 1915
  • Beds: 442
  • Medical staff: 400
  • Specialties: 76 specialties
  • Employees: More than 4,000
  • Serves: 540,000 people in 30 counties of northern Michigan

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Working Partnerships

As a tertiary hospital, Munson Medical Center maintains excellent collaborative relationships with these quaternary hospitals for highly specialized, advanced services:

  • Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital, Grand Rapids, Mich.
  • Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Center, Grand Rapids, Mich.
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.
  • Michigan Medicine, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  • Michigan State University, Lansing, Mich.
  • Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, Mich.
  • Trinity Health, Livonia, Mich.

Careers at Munson Medical Center

Munson Medical Center partners with Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Ferris State University, Grand Valley State University, and Northwestern Michigan College, to educate and train residents, medical students, and nursing students.

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Northern Michigan Supply Alliance

If you love logistics and supply chains, or if you enjoy driving a fork lift, a delivery van, or a semi, working at Northern Michigan Supply Alliance (NMSA) may be your dream job. Jointly owned by Munson Healthcare and Trinity Health, this company handles all of the supply needs for Munson Healthcare hospitals and entities. Goods, equipment, materials, and supplies are shipped from a central warehouse in Traverse City to locations around the region.

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Home Health

Munson Healthcare Home Health, northern Michigan’s most comprehensive home care company, offers a wide variety of job opportunities. With our main office in Traverse City, along with regional offices in Gaylord and Cadillac, we serve people in 23 northern Michigan counties who need care in the home, including skilled nursing, physical therapy, help around the house, medical equipment such as oxygen, medication management, and as patients plan for the end of life.

If you are interested in making a difference in the lives of others and embracing meaningful work, view our job opportunities.

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