About the Organization
Sparrow Health System and Sparrow Medical Group are committed to improving access to medical care across the Mid-Michigan region. Sparrow Medical Group is a large multispecialty physician group that delivers exceptional quality care and is the premier physician organization in a diverse and family friendly community. Sparrow Health System is the premier health organization in mid-Michigan and the regions largest employer. Sparrow Hospital is the regional center for cardiology, cancer, trauma, pediatrics, orthopedics, neonatal intensive care, and neurological care. Sparrow is affiliated with Michigan State University, a major teaching facility. A national leader in clinical research. Earned the nations most prestigious honor for nursing achievement and excellence: Magnet Recognition status by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Sparrow Hospital has been ranked among the 150 best hospitals in the country by Newsweek magazine.
About the Community
Bordered by four of the five Great Lakes and boasting 11,037 inland lakes, Michigan is a leading U.S. state for recreational boating. Michigans four seasons provide for an abundance of year-around sporting and outdoor activities. Michigan ranks 3rd in the nation in total number of golf courses and 1st in courses per capita. Sparrow is located in close proximity to Michigan State University and the State capital. Mid-Michigan is home to MSUs College of Human Medicine, College of Osteopathic Medicine and College of Nursing. The Wharton Center of Performing Arts on the MSU campus hosts a number of major Broadway Shows each season.