Henry Ford Health System (HFHS)

Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) is a legally Qualified Organization currently in production sharing electronic health information through MiHIN.

Founded in 1915 by auto pioneer Henry Ford and now one of the nation’s leading health care providers, Henry Ford Health System is a not-for-profit corporation managed by Chief Executive Officer Wright L. Lassiter, III and governed by a 17-member Board of Trustees, with volunteer-led advisory and affiliate boards providing additional leadership.

Henry Ford Health System is comprised of hospitals, medical centers and one of the nation’s largest group practices, the Henry Ford Medical Group, which includes more than 1,200 physicians practicing in over 40 specialties. The System’s flagship, Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, is a Level 1 Trauma Center recognized for clinical excellence in cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, sports medicine, multi-organ transplants and cancer treatment.

With more than 30,000 employees, Henry Ford Health System is the fifth-largest employer in metro Detroit, and among the most diverse.

To improve people’s lives through excellence in the science and art of health care and healing.

Transforming lives and communities through health and wellness – one person at a time.

HFHS Contact Info
Email: James Scherphorn, Director, IT Clinical Applications
Website: Henry Ford Health System