University of Michigan Work Connections Illness and Injury Assistance

Where to go for treatment

Work-related illness or injury

Supervisors are required to report all work-related illnesses and injuries to Work Connections within 24 hours.

Designated treatment facilities for work-related illness or injury only
If you become ill or are injured at work, medical care is provided by the university's designated medical facilities:

U-M Ann Arbor and UMHS Campuses

U-M Occupational Health Services
Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
C380 Med Inn Building
University of Michigan Hospitals
1500 E. Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5835
Phone: (734) 764-8021
Fax: (734) 763-7405
Maps (PDFs):
Map with driving directions 
Map from Med Inn parking lot

After clinic hours or on weekends go to:
UMHS Emergency Department
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0303
Phone: (734) 936-6666

UM-Dearborn Campus

Contact: Office of Business Affairs (313) 593-5110 
or Campus Safety & Security (313) 593-4914

Midwest Health Center
Hours: Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
4700 Schaefer Road
Dearborn, MI‎ 48125
Phone: (313) 581-2600
Fax: (734) 941-9836

UM-Flint Campus

Contact: Department of Public Safety (810) 762-3335 
(911 from any campus phone) or
Environmental Health & Safety Department: 
Mike Lane (810) 766-6763

McLaren Flint-Burton OCC Center
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
1460 Center Road
Burton, MI 48509
Phone: (810) 715-4620

After hours go to: 
Genesys Hospital 
One Genesys Parkway
Grand Blanc, MI 48439
Phone: (810) 606-5710

Non-work-related illness or injury

Services are offered to regular university employees:
  • After 10 consecutive days of absence from work
  • 10 days is defined as 80 hours, pro-rated for part-time, or a total of 10 days of intermittent absences in a one year period due to a chronic condition.
  • Employees may self-refer for services
Supervisors may request services on behalf of their employees:
  • Services may be requested from Work Connections prior to 10 days in some circumstances.
  • Reporting may be earlier if:
    • it is known that the absence will be for 10 days or more
    • Work Connections can be of assistance during the first 10 days of absence
    • services are requested immediately or special circumstances require immediate assistance

Cost of the program
There is no cost for Work Connections' services.

To report an injury or illness
Complete the Illness and Injury Report Form and fax it to (734) 936-1913 or email it to