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

1,743

1,678

Faculty

3,261

2,315

House Officers (Residents)

1,171

1,144

Managerial / Executive

1,017

1,001 

Nurses  

4,604

4,006 

Operating Engineers  

13

13 

Patient Care Services  

4,677

 4,302

Professional

2,579

2,512

Research

1,672

1,595 

Research Fellows

523

496 

Security

180

176

Service / Maintenance

1,312

1,181

Trades

2

   Total

22,754

20,421

 

Students / Fellows Academic Year 2013-2014

 

Medical Students

692

Graduate Students

556

Postdoctoral Fellows

660

   Total

1,908

 

Volunteers FY'13

2,226

Note: Some individuals may be counted in two places.