McLaren Health Care
About McLaren Health Care

McLaren Health Care - Doing What's Best

McLaren Health Care, headquartered in Grand Blanc, Michigan, is a fully integrated health network committed to quality, evidence-based patient care and cost efficiency. The McLaren system includes 15 hospitals in Michigan and Ohio, ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, a 490-member employed primary and specialty care physician network, commercial and Medicaid HMOs covering more than 588,000 lives in Michigan and Indiana, home health, infusion and hospice providers, pharmacy services, a clinical laboratory network and a wholly owned medical malpractice insurance company. McLaren operates Michigan’s largest network of cancer centers and providers, anchored by the Karmanos Cancer Institute, one of only 51 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the U.S. McLaren has 28,000 full-, part-time and contracted employees and more than 90,000 network providers throughout Michigan, Indiana and Ohio.

As part of its Graduate Medical Education (GME) program, McLaren maintains academic affiliations with medical schools at Wayne State University, Michigan State University and Central Medical University. McLaren’s six (6) GME campuses offer 27 residencies and eight (8) fellowship programs that train over 650 future physicians annually. All GME programs at McLaren are overseen and managed centrally by the Department of Academic Affairs. 

Our Mission:

McLaren Health Care will be the best value in health care as defined by quality outcomes and cost.

Our Vision:

McLaren will be the recognized leader and preferred provider of health care services to the communities we serve.

Our Guiding Principle:

To provide healthcare as we expect for our own family.

Our Values:

Safety...of our patients and staff all that we do 
Respect...for everyone all the time all that we offer our way of life

Key Operational Statistics (2019)

Discharges + Observations – 132,094
ER Visits – 415,380
Ambulatory Visits – 3,939,558
Inpatient Surgical Volume – 79,754
Births - 5,889
Home Care Visits – 218,460
Hospice Days – 152,158
Medical Staff – Hospital Credentialed – 4,686
Employed Physicians – 490
HMO Credentialed Providers (including MDwise) – 90,300
Licensed Beds - 3,183
Health Plan Covered Lives (including MDwise) – >550,000
Community Benefit - $316 Million
Net Revenue - $5.12 Billion

McLaren Health Care Service Area

2019 McLaren Health Care Service Area

Subsidiaries of McLaren Health Care

  • McLaren Bay Region

    Located in Bay City, Michigan is a 399-bed acute tertiary care hospital providing specialty, primary and preventive services including cardiovascular, neuroscience, women’s health, orthopedics, behavioral health, cancer care and more. With over 2,200 employees, McLaren Bay Region is Bay County’s largest employer. McLaren is proud to be a Primary Stroke Center and a Neuroscience Center of Excellence, as well as the only accredited Chest Pain Center in the Great Lakes Bay Region.

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  • McLaren Bay Special Care

    McLaren Bay Special Care is a 31-bed acute care facility located in Bay City, Michigan specializing in the care and treatment of patients with special medical needs that require lengths of stay greater than 25 days. The facility is licensed by the Michigan Department of Community Health, and is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association’s Health Care Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP). The staff uses a patient focused-interdisciplinary team approach to care, including weekly team conferences facilitated by RN Case Managers. Family conferences are provided as needed and we provide comprehensive family discharge planning.

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  • McLaren Caro Region

    McLaren Caro Region is a 25-bed critical access hospital committed to promoting the health and wellness of our community by providing exceptional patient-centered care.  It is a non-profit, locally-governed hospital that has been serving the community since 1928.  McLaren Caro Region offers a full range of health and wellness services at the hospital campus and off-site locations. It is recognized as an accessible and dependable source of quality medical care for residents of Tuscola County and is staffed by a dedicated team of healthcare professionals including physicians, nurses, and technicians.

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  • McLaren Central Michigan

    McLaren Central Michigan is a 118-bed acute care hospital located in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. It offers a full range of health and wellness services from the hospital campus and off-site locations. McLaren Central Michigan is recognized as an accessible and dependable source of quality medical care for residents of Mount Pleasant, Isabella County and central Michigan. The facility holds high marks of accreditation from the American Osteopathic Association. In addition to its medical staff of over 60 active physicians, it is affiliated with more than 150 other quality providers. The hospital is one of the region’s largest employers, with more than 600 employees and another 200 volunteers. McLaren Central Michigan has been named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals® by Thomson Reuters, receiving noted citation for its adherence to clinical standards of care, patient safety, patient satisfaction, operational efficiency and financial stability. 

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  • McLaren Clarkston

    McLaren Clarkston represents the largest ground-up development in the history of the corporation. The $600 million health care village project, located on 95 acres of prime real estate in northern Oakland County, is being developed in two phases. Phase I opened in May 2009 and includes a 138,000 sq. ft. Medical Office Building, a 42,000 sq. ft. freestanding cancer center and a 5-acre Garden of Healing and Renewal.

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  • McLaren Flint

    McLaren Flint is a tertiary teaching facility with 416 beds located in Flint, Michigan. McLaren Flint is affiliated with Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in its medical and surgical residency programs, including family practice, internal medicine, general surgery, orthopedic surgery and radiology. McLaren Flint also maintains hematology/oncology and vascular surgery fellowship programs in partnership with Michigan State University and a surgical oncology fellowship. Certified as a Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiac Center of Excellence, this facility is also designated as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, a Primary Stroke Center of Excellence, and a Blue Cross Blue Shield Center of Distinction for Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery and Spine Surgery. Other service line centers of focus include cancer, orthopedics, neurosciences, and minimally-invasive surgery.

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  • McLaren Greater Lansing

    McLaren Greater Lansing, a tertiary teaching facility with 310 acute care beds, is located in Lansing, Michigan. This medical center is home to one of the nation’s leading cardiac programs; state-of-the-art clinical centers for oncology and women and children’s health; medical/surgical units; and a full-service pharmacy. Its residency programs are affiliated with Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, and the Statewide Campus System. Residencies include family medicine, internal medicine, general surgery, obstetric/gynecological surgery, orthopedic surgery, and physical medicine and rehabilitation. Fellowships are offered in cardiology, hematology/oncology and sports medicine. McLaren Greater Lansing also participates in a citywide emergency medicine residency program.

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  • McLaren Lapeer Region

    McLaren Lapeer Region is a 222-bed acute care facility located in Lapeer, Michigan, and is the primary provider of health care services to Lapeer County and the surrounding area. McLaren Lapeer Region has received national recognition from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid for clinical excellence in orthopedics, pneumonia, congestive heart failure and surgical care. The facility maintains a verified Level II trauma designation and provides comprehensive care in a 29-bed Emergency Center along with specialized services for heart, cancer, orthopedic and general surgery services, physical medicine and rehabilitation, women’s services, wound care services, sleep disorders, and other areas of care. McLaren Lapeer Region was recently recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top hospitals in southeast Michigan.

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  • McLaren Macomb

    McLaren Macomb is a 288-bed tertiary teaching facility located in Mount Clemens, Michigan. McLaren Macomb provides a full range of services, including cardiovascular care at the Mat Gaberty Heart Center, award winning cancer services at the Ted B. Wahby Cancer Center, comprehensive orthopedic services and a state-of-the-art elective Surgery Center. The hospital is verified as a Level II Trauma Center and operates one of the busiest Emergency Centers in the area. McLaren Macomb is a leader in osteopathic graduate medical education and serves as a base hospital site for medical students from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, University of Des Moines and University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine. Residency programs include cardiology, emergency medicine, endocrinology, family medicine, general surgery, vascular surgery, internal medicine, OB/GYN, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngology-facial plastic surgery, radiology and urologic surgery. McLaren Macomb is recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top hospitals in southeast Michigan.

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  • McLaren Oakland

    McLaren Oakland is a 338-bed teaching hospital which provides primary and specialty health care services for the Pontiac, MI community. Founded in 1953, the facility has grown from one small clinic to a full-fledged medical community that includes more than 300 physicians, an inpatient hospital in downtown Pontiac with a Level II Trauma Center designation and eight satellite facilities throughout north Oakland County. McLaren Oakland offers AOA approved residency and fellowship programs in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family practice, general surgery, internal medicine, dermatology, ophthalmology, orthopedic surgery, podiatry, radiology, and otolaryngology and facial plastic surgery.

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  • McLaren Orthopedic Hospital

    McLaren Orthopedic Hospital, a specialty facility with a total of 79 beds, offers inpatient and outpatient services for the treatment and repair of orthopedic degenerative disease, injury and trauma. The health care quality rating firm, Healthgrades, ranks the orthopedic program as being in the top 10% in clinical quality among orthopedic programs nationwide. Additional services include an inpatient geropsychiatry unit; urgent care center; and a nationally renowned sleep disorders center.

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  • McLaren Port Huron

    McLaren Port Huron is a 186-bed acute care hospital located in Port Huron, Michigan. A community hospital founded in 1882, it has a strong history of providing quality, compassionate care to residents living in St. Clair and Sanilac counties and has earned repeated recognition for both clinical excellence and patient safety from nationally renowned health care rating organizations. McLaren Port Huron makes many health care specialties available to area residents, including comprehensive cardiovascular care, cancer services, orthopedic care, trauma level III verification and general, bariatric and robotic-assisted surgeries. Also available at the hospital are board-certified emergency physicians and nurses who staff the county’s busiest emergency center, family birthing services and the only accredited sleep center in the region. In addition to its main campus in Port Huron, the hospital operates community health centers in Marysville, Yale, Lexington, St. Clair and Capac.

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  • McLaren Northern Michigan

    McLaren Northern Michigan is a 202-bed regional referral center located in Petoskey, serving residents in 22 counties across northern Lower Michigan and the eastern part of the Upper Peninsula. More than 230 physicians represent nearly all medical and surgical specialties, enabling full-service care with an emphasis on cardiology, cancer, orthopedics, and neurosciences. McLaren Northern Michigan has a network of primary care providers and specialty care clinics throughout the region, and an outpatient surgery center in Cheboygan. It has achieved Magnet® status for nursing excellence, been named a Top 50 heart hospital in the U.S. by IBM/Watson Health, and received the highest national ratings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for quality and safety.

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  • McLaren St. Luke's

    McLaren St. Luke's is a 300-bed facility serving the Maumee and the surrounding communities. Established in 1906. St. Luke’s provides a wide-range of critical care to patients, including cardiovascular, spine and neurological, robotic surgery, orthopedic, emergency services, and, is equipped with a nationally certified stroke center–all of it in an accessible and comfortable suburban setting.

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  • McLaren Thumb Region

    McLaren Thumb Region is a 53-bed, full service acute care hospital located in Bad Axe, Michigan. McLaren Thumb Region serves the residents of Huron, Sanilac and Tuscola Counties and is committed to helping to shape the future of healthcare. Founded in 1906 as Hubbard Hospital, McLaren Thumb Region provides a wide range of primary and specialty care services through its inpatient, ambulatory and physician offices.

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Karmanos Cancer Center

  • Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute is the largest provider of cancer care in Michigan.  With locations in Bay City, Bloomfield Hills, Clarkston, Detroit, Farmington Hills, Flint, Gaylord, Lapeer, Lansing, Mt. Clemens, Mt. Pleasant and Petoskey, Karmanos brings access to advanced cancer care close to home.  At every Karmanos location, each patient’s care team shares its collective expertise to create a customized treatment plan, based on the patient’s unique needs. Headquartered in midtown Detroit, Karmanos is among the nation’s finest cancer centers.  It is one of only 49 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the U.S.  Since 1978, it has continually competed for and received this coveted designation.

McLaren Health Care HMO's

  • McLaren Health Plan

    McLaren Health Plan (MHP) is a licensed HMO offering healthcare benefits to over 259,000 commercial, self-funded and Medicaid beneficiaries. McLaren Health Plan also owns a Third Party Administrator called Health Advantage, Inc. which provides full healthcare administrative services for employers, including offering full commercial health coverage for self-funded companies. For each of the past six years, McLaren Health Plan has earned the prestigious Pinnacle Award from the Michigan Association of Health Plans. McLaren Health Plan is also accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) where it has earned the accreditation status of "Excellent" for the past six years. In 2015, McLaren Health Plan was awarded the right to operate in and service every county in the lower peninsula of the state of Michigan – the only provider-owned health plan to achieve this designation by the Michigan Department of Community Health.

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  • MDwise

    MDwise is a nonprofit health maintenance organization focused on providing health coverage to Indiana individuals and families. Our mission is to provide access to compassionate, high quality, coordinated health care and education in the communities we serve. Health coverage is currently provided through these health plans to more than 360,000 members through a broad network of primary medical providers, hospitals, specialists and other providers. MDwise is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). MDwise was rated 3.5 out of 5 among health insurance plans in the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)’s Medicaid Health Insurance Plan Ratings for 2016-2017.

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McLaren Health Care Other Entities

  • McLaren Health Management Group

    McLaren Health Management Group manages post-acute services across McLaren’s state-wide network including home health care services, home medical equipment and infusion services, and hospice services for the corporation. Divisions include Homecare, Hospice, Home Infusion, Pharmacy and Laboratory Services. These divisions serve more than 375,000 patients and businesses in 25 counties throughout Michigan. While corporate headquarters are located in Genesee County, Michigan, the organization also maintains regional offices in Macomb County, Ingham County, Oakland County, Bay County and Lapeer County, along with retail storefronts in 12 locations throughout southeast and mid-Michigan.

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  • McLaren Medical Group

    McLaren Medical Group manages the corporate ambulatory network consisting of more than 100 primary and specialty centers located throughout a 21 county region. McLaren Medical Group employs over 450 primary care physicians and specialists as part of this network and has earned Medical Home certification for many of these practices by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. Its primary care physicians are among the top admitting and referring physicians for McLaren hospital subsidiaries and its larger community medical centers have earned the Governor’s Award of Excellence for Patient Care Standards in Preventative Medicine.

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