Julia M. Libcke named chief nursing officer of McLaren Macomb

Julia Libcke

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich.—Julia M. Libcke, DNP, RN, CRRN, NEA-BC, has been named chief nursing officer at McLaren Macomb, the 288-bed acute care hospital in Mount Clemens.

She assumed her role effective Aug. 7, 2017.

“McLaren Macomb is a progressive organization, providing many unique and exciting opportunities for patient care services,” Libcke said. “I’m excited to join this hospital and work with a very caring and committed nursing staff.”

Libcke brings more than 30 years of nursing experience to her position, beginning as a staff nurse before transitioning into roles of increasing responsibility, ultimately rising to chief nursing officer at the DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan in Detroit.

“The importance of our nurses’ role in providing quality patient care cannot be overstated,” said Tom Brisse, president and CEO of McLaren Macomb. “Julia can provide strong leadership to our nursing staff with a direct focus on patient care. Her extensive knowledge and experience will be a great asset to our leadership team.”

Libcke holds a Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Madonna University, first earning a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Michigan and a Master’s of Science in Nursing from Oakland University.

In her role as chief nursing officer, she will provide leadership and direction to McLaren Macomb’s more than 400 nurses, creating a positive, collaborative and patient-focused work environment.

To learn more about McLaren Macomb, visit mclaren.org/macomb.

About McLaren Macomb
In January 2012, Mount Clemens Regional Medical Center became McLaren Macomb.

McLaren Macomb is a 288-bed acute care hospital located in Mount Clemens, Mich. More than 400 physicians and nearly 2,000 employees work at McLaren Macomb making it one of Macomb County’s top employers. McLaren Macomb provides a full range of services, including cancer and cardiovascular care. As Macomb County’s first verified trauma center, the hospital operates the busiest emergency department in Macomb County and is also an accredited chest pain center. McLaren Macomb has a rich history of providing high quality, compassionate health care and holds a strong position in the community it serves. To learn more, visit mclaren.org/macomb or subscribe to our blog mclaren.org/macombblog.

About McLaren Health Care
McLaren Health Care, headquartered in Flint, Michigan, is a fully integrated health network committed to quality evidence-based patient care and cost efficiency. The McLaren system includes 12 hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, the state’s only proton therapy center, an employed primary care physician network, commercial and Medicaid HMOs covering more than 250,000 lives, home health and hospice providers, retail medical equipment showrooms, pharmacy services, and a wholly owned medical malpractice insurance company. McLaren operates Michigan’s largest network of cancer centers and providers, anchored by Karmanos Cancer Institute, one of only two National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the state. McLaren has 21,000 employees and more than 25,000 network providers. Its operations are housed in more than 300 facilities serving a 54-county market and 75 percent of Michigan’s population. Learn more at mclaren.org.