Recognition is essential to an outstanding workplace. Michigan Medicine is a leader among its peers due to its dedicated staff members who work day-in and day-out to keep patients happy and operations running smoothly. Michigan Medicine understands the importance of ensuring its staff members feel appreciated and know that their contributions are value and has the following opportunities available for recognizing its exceptional employees.
Faculty & Staff Awards
Available for: Michigan Medicine Faculty & Staff
Description: The Faculty & Staff Award program acknowledges and celebrates those who demonstrate exceptional accomplishment in the areas of teaching, research, clinical care, community service, technology, leadership, teamwork, and administration.
Award: Each award carries a $2,500 discretionary support prize given to the faculty/staff member or group and awardees will be invited to an award ceremony.
Visit: Faculty & Staff Awards for more information.
Questions: Michigan Medicine Recognition Department at email@example.com or 734-232-0378
Candace J. Johnson Award for Staff Excellence
Available for: All U-M Employees
Description: This annual award recognizes employees who are nominated due to their positive influence on the workplace. Nominees make a difference by combining enthusiasm with excellence.
Award: A $500 cash award and certificate will be presented annually in December by the Office of the Provost.
Visit: Employee Recognition and Achievement Resources for campus HR website information on the award.
Questions: University Human Resources, 734-763-1284
Nursing at Michigan Excellence Awards
Available for: Any Michigan Medicine Nurse, plus Physician and Allied Health partners
Description: This annual award recognizes 11 individuals and 1 nursing team for their exceptional skills, commitment to patient care, and impact on the nursing community. 10 awards are in recognition of nursing, with 2 additional awards for outstanding physician and allied health partners.
Award: Lapel pin and flower bouquet presented on-unit; individual engraved award and personalized scrub top/lab coat presented at prestigious reception dinner; plus cash prize dependent on award won.
Visit: Website for more information and to submit nominations
Questions: Nurse & PA Recruitment and Retention, 734-936-5183, or NurseRecruit_UMHS@med.umich.edu
Jack Billi Award for Inspiring Quality Improvement
Available for: Any Michigan Medicine faculty or staff member
Description: The Quality Department established the Jack Billi Award for Inspiring Quality Improvement to recognize a Michigan Medicine faculty or staff member who exhibits the passion and characteristics that Jack exemplified.
Visit: The Jack Billi Award information page on the Quality Department web site for nomination criteria and more information.
Questions: Quality Department