Prime Physician Opportunities in Northern Michigan

If work/life balance is important to you, a practice opportunity in beautiful northern Michigan may provide the perfect blend of a recreation-based lifestyle with a challenging and rewarding career.

Munson Healthcare physician recruiters work hard to match the best medical professionals – physicians and advanced practice providers – with exciting, fulfilling practice opportunities in northern Michigan.

Working at Munson Healthcare requires a commitment to excellence. Excellence happens when the right people are in the right place using the right technology doing the right thing. 

 

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Northern Michigan’s Leading Health Care System

Munson Healthcare is northern Michigan’s largest and leading health care system. The system consists of nine award-winning community hospitals, including a regional referral center, four Critical Access hospitals, a surgery center, a cancer center, a heart center, extensive outpatient treatment and rehabilitation facilities, and ancillary emergency, transportation, and home-based medical services covering 24 counties in Michigan’s northern Lower Peninsula and eastern portion of the Upper Peninsula.

You will find excellence at every level of the Munson Healthcare organization. Our knowledgeable and skilled medical staff represents 76 specialties working in a collaborative, quality, patient-centered environment, supported by advanced technology.

Our integrated system is staffed with talented people at all levels who put patients at the center of everything we do. Believing that health care is best delivered close to home, Munson Healthcare partners with more than 1,500 providers throughout the region to provide quality health services to more than a half-million people spread over 11,000 square miles.

Munson Medical Center, our 442-bed regional referral center, is a teaching hospital with a family practice residency program and third and fourth year medical students from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and College of Osteopathic Medicine. 

Munson Healthcare by the Numbers

Working together in northern Michigan, we provide coordinated, quality, compassionate care to every patient. Close alignment between hospitals allows us to learn from each other, standardize care, and do what’s right for patients in northern Michigan.

  • 9 hospitals I 973 licensed beds
  • 787 physicians I 76 specialties
  • 9,455 employees I 540,000 population
  • 100 ambulatory sites 
  • $1 billion annual budget
  • $60 million in community benefit

Advanced, Emerging Technology

Munson Healthcare reinvests significantly to ensure providers have the technology and facilities they need to do their jobs well. Every year, Munson Healthcare invests millions of dollars in:

  • Innovative medical tools and technology
  • Integrated technology, including shared EHR
  • Upgraded and expanded facilities

Philosophy of Care

True North is our guiding framework and includes:

  • Patients - We keep the patient at the center of all we do.
  • Quality - We deliver the right care at the right time in the right place.
  • Health Care Team - We make this a great place to practice medicine and a great place to work.
  • Safety - We ensure a safe team and safe care with a focus on zero harm.
  • Operational Performance - We ensure a strong future by meeting our operating margin targets.

Collaborative Partnerships

Patients in northern Michigan also benefit from Munson Healthcare’s collaborative partnerships with major health care systems, including:

  • C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  • 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.

Excellent Nursing and Patient-Nurse Ratios

Munson Medical Center has been designated a Magnet Hospital for Nursing Excellence since 2006.

Our patient-nurse ratios throughout the Munson Healthcare system are among the best in the nation.

Munson Healthcare Hospitals and Entities

Mission

Munson Healthcare and its partners will work together to provide superior quality care and promote community health.

Vision

Working together, we will be the first choice for care within the communities we serve.

Values

Accountability:

We are accountable to our patients and each other for our decisions.

Respect:

We respect everyone, everywhere, every day.

Stewardship:

We carefully use resources entrusted to us.

Compassion:

We show compassion and understanding in all of our encounters with others.

Teamwork:

We approach all of our work with a spirit of collaboration.

Safety:

We make safe work practices a top priority every day.