Michigan Medicine formarly University of Michigan Health System is a health care system and academic medical center that provides medical education, patient care, and research services. It offers clinical care, clinical trials, Medicaid access, patient safety, and physician and clinic directory services, as well as information for nurses, information for other health professionals, and services for physicians. University of Michigan Health System is an award-winning health care system and premier academic medical center that includes: Hospitals, Health Centers, and Clinics throughout Southeast Michigan; University of Michigan Medical School and its Faculty Group Practice; Clinical activities of the University of Michigan School of Nursing; Michigan Health Corporation, which is the legal entity that allows the Health System to enter into partnerships, affiliations, joint ventures, and other business activities. University of Michigan Health System was founded in 1997 and is based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. It is a subsidiary of [University of Michigan](http://www.crunchbase.com/organization/university-of-michigan-ann-arbor), Ann Arbor.