The People of University of Michigan Health System

At UMHS, more than 26,000 people work together to provide the best patient care, education and research. We value our people and the contributions they make to our community and our society as a whole. That’s why our own employees say we’re one of the best places to work. And why Modern Healthcare named us one of the best places to work in health care.

UMHS Faculty and Staff by Job Family*

 

Actual Employee Headcount

Appointed FTEs**

Clerical / Secretarial

2,029

1,912.8

Faculty

3,261

2,315

House Officers 

1,377

1,348.5

Managerial / Executive

1,162

1,041.4 

Nurses  

4,911

4,252 

Operating Engineers  

12

12

Patient Care Services  

4,877

 4,479

Professional

2,693

2,624.1

Research

1,663

1,588.5

Research Fellows

502

480.3 

Security

180

176

Service / Maintenance

1,327

1,187.9

Trades

1

   Total

25,269

22,640.8

 

Students / Fellows Academic FY 14

 

Medical Students

726

Graduate Students

552

Postdoctoral Fellows

606

   Total

1,884

 

Volunteers FY'14

2,530

Note: Some individuals may be counted in two places.