Why Choose Henry Ford Allegiance Health?

It's Different Here

You have worked hard to develop your own valuable set of skills and experience. At Henry Ford Allegiance Health, we appreciate those talents and we invest in building your career, so you can take it to new heights. 

We provide job stability and great benefits. More importantly, we work to create a welcoming and nurturing workplace. Within each department and facility, you’ll find a common culture of compassion.

  • Henry Ford Allegiance Health is part of something bigger than itself; it’s an integral part of the community. The organization’s charitable outreach programs reflect a rich heritage of caring for the entire community.
  • People are proud to work at Henry Ford Allegiance Health and proud of the organization’s growing acclaim. We have received a number of prestigious awards, including: “100 Top Hospitals®” by Thomson Reuters Healthcare, “Premier Award for Quality” by the Premier Healthcare Alliance, and the Governor’s Award for Improving Patient Safety and Quality of Care in the Hospital Setting.
  • Sensitivity to the environment – both in the workplace and for the planet – is respected. Henry Ford Allegiance Health received the Practice Greenhealth Environmental Leadership Award from Hospitals for a Healthy Environment.
  • Staff engagement grows with each year. Henry Ford Allegiance Health partners with an outside firm to survey staff opinions and stimulate organizational performance.
  • The culture here honors diversity – while celebrating teamwork.

Henry Ford Allegiance Health at a Glance

The Latest in Innovation

As Henry Ford Allegiance Health aggressively pursues its mission of improving the health of its community, we make sure our medical staff has world-class technology and healing equipment on hand to provide the highest level of care, such as:

  • State-of-the-art surgery facilities feature enhanced operating rooms, catheterization lab facilities and patient recovery rooms to better accommodate over 20,000 surgeries performed each year.
  • Henry Ford  Allegiance Heart and Vascular Center, a $30 million facility, opened in February 2008 in partnership with the University of Michigan. This includes Michigan’s first Cardiac Universal Bed (CUB) unit, which accommodates the entire scope of cardiac care for patients in one room throughout their stay.
  • Hospice Home, the only local residence for end-of-life care. This newly built 15,000-square-foot home, set in a peaceful wooded area, features 20 private rooms. It also offers family gathering and support space, including a library and children’s area.
  • Renovated Emergency Department, including 40 private rooms, an onsite pharmacy, valet parking and family waiting areas – all in a comfortable and healing environment.

Over 90 years of experience

In 1918, we responded to the needs of a growing community by opening Foote Hospital in Jackson. Over 90 years later, our healthcare organization continues to adapt and expand to bring outstanding care to the people of Jackson County. In the last few years, we’ve turned our attention to significant advancements in clinical performance and leadership development – initiatives that have gained national recognition. The organization has been named a “100 Top Hospital” several times.

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