St. Joseph Health System (SJHS) has grown from a small rural hospital in 1953 to an award-winning, comprehensive healthcare system, today, serving a five-county region of Northeast Michigan.
Honored nationally for overall quality, technology, and patient satisfaction by such organizations as the American Hospital Association (AHA). SJHS is one of only 15 hospitals across the state of Michigan to receive the Governors Recognition of Excellence in Surgical Care Improvement, among the Top 1% in the U.S. for Quality and Efficiency by CareScience and is consistently among the top performing hospitals for Patient Satisfaction, according to Arbor Associates. SJHS also received the Governor's Awards of Excellence, recognizing the hospital, emergency department, internal medicine, women's center and each of its family clinics.
Centrally located in Tawas City, Michigan with primary care and specialty clinics located throughout the region, over 85 physicians represent more than 25 specialties including primary care, pediatrics and cardiology.
SJHS offers leading, cutting-edge technology including a 64-slice Cardiac CT Scanner, Open-Bore MRI and an enhanced digital imaging system.