Henry Ford Health System ( Henry Ford Health System )

Henry Ford Health System

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Founded in 1915 by auto pioneer Henry Ford and now one of the nation's leading health care providers, Henry Ford Health System is a not-for-profit corporation managed by Chief Executive Officer Nancy M. Schlichting and governed by a 21-member Board of Trustees, with volunteer-led advisory and affiliate boards providing additional leadership.

It is comprised of hospitals, medical centers and one of the nation's largest group practices, the Henry Ford Medical Group, which includes more than 1,200 physicians practicing in over 40 specialties. The System's flagship, Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, is a Level 1 Trauma Center recognized for clinical excellence in cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, sports medicine, multi-organ transplants and cancer treatment.

With more than 23,000 employees, Henry Ford Health System is the fifth-largest employer in metro Detroit, and amongst the most diverse. Generating more than $1.7 billion of annual economic stimulus, it proudly acts as one of Michigan's anchor institutions.

Henry Ford Health System press release, blog etc

10/10/2017 - 11:39 Physicians Near-Death Patient Experience Chronicled in Memoir, Inspired Campaign to Boost More Effective Communication
10/09/2017 - 07:42 First National Cardiogenic Shock Initiative Meeting to be held Oct. 29 in Denver
10/03/2017 - 10:46 Harvest Moon Ball 2017 Marks a Decade of Fun and Fundraising for Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital
09/27/2017 - 13:27 Study: Sending Low-risk ER Chest Pain Patients Home Sooner Would Save Healthcare Thousands
09/25/2017 - 08:58 BRA Day Community Seminars in Detroit & West Bloomfield
09/20/2017 - 15:37 Henry Ford Study Identifies Techniques to Enhance Operating Room Efficiency
09/14/2017 - 10:07 Henry Ford Launches Artificial Intelligence Challenge
09/06/2017 - 11:29 Study Establishes 3.4 Million Americans Have Epilepsy
09/05/2017 - 13:39 Henry Ford Bringing Top Stroke Experts Together For One Day TED Style Event
08/30/2017 - 08:48 First-in-man TAVR Aortic Valve Heart Procedure Offers Potentially Life-saving Option, says Henry Ford Cardiologist
08/23/2017 - 14:04 John Popovich, M.D., President and CEO of Henry Ford Hospital and Executive Vice President, Chief Medical Officer, Henry Ford Health System
08/17/2017 - 11:40 Henry Ford Physician Elected to American Medical Association Young Professionals Section Leadership
08/08/2017 - 09:29 U.S. News & World Report: Henry Ford Hospital Ranked Among Americas Best for Ear, Nose and Throat Expert Care
08/07/2017 - 15:22 Henry Ford Physician Featured in The Smithsonians National Museum of American History
08/01/2017 - 12:47 Pulmonary Hypertension Program at Henry Ford Hospital
07/27/2017 - 16:16 DETROIT A Henry Ford Hospital study has shown that skin transplant surgery has long-term benefit for restoring skin pigmentation caused by the skin disease
07/26/2017 - 16:13 Small, Deep-Water Alaska Sponge has Molecules that Selectively Target, Kill Pancreatic Tumor Cells