WEST BRANCH – Employees, health care providers and volunteers at MidMichigan Medical Center – West Branch gave generously this fall to the Medical Center’s United Way campaign.

The Medical Center raised $8,000 to help the more than 13 local service organizations supported by the United Way of Ogemaw County. MidMichigan Health has been a long-time supporter of the United Way. This year, the health system raised a total of $318,819 to assist United Way chapters across the region.

The Ogemaw County United Way is a non-profit corporation. Allocations are provided annually to nonprofit organizations in Ogemaw County that meet emerging needs such as child abuse, drugs and alcoholism, medical research and emergency medical needs.

About MidMichigan Health

MidMichigan Health is a non-profit health system, headquartered in Midland affiliated with Michigan Medicine, the health care division of the University of Michigan. MidMichigan Health covers a 23-county region with medical centers in Midland, Alpena, Alma, Clare, Gladwin, Mt. Pleasant and West Branch. In addition to its Medical Centers, MidMichigan Health also offers both home health care and physician services, and has a strong commitment to medical education. MidMichigan Physicians Group provides urgent care and medical offices in more than 30 specialties and subspecialties including cardiology, hematology/oncology, orthopedics, vascular surgery, family medicine and more. The MidMichigan Health Foundation supports patients and families served by MidMichigan Health by raising funds for equipment, services and programs. Currently, MidMichigan has more than 7,800 employees, volunteers and physicians and provided $90 million in community benefits in fiscal year 2017.