Michigan Medicine is committed to supporting the well-being of our residents. This webpage was created to encourage optimal resident and fellow well-being.
Mental & Emotional Health Resources
Michigan Medicine Resources:
Headspace meditation and mindfulness App (AMA Member benefit)
Reporting Well-Being Concerns:
If you notice that a peer or colleague may be displaying signs of burnout, depression, a substance use disorder, suicidal ideation, or potential for violence, there are ways to safely and confidentially report your concerns.
Chain of Command: Talk to your department's program director. This is the best option for handling concerns that should be addressed immediately, such as impairment or threats to patient safety.
Diversion Prevention Program: team in pharmacy that works to prevent, detect and respond to diversion. Reach out with any diversion-related concerns. Pharm-DPT@med.umich.edu
Compliance Hotline: anonymous hotline that can be used to report any type of concern. 1-866-990-0111
Health Professional's Recovery Program: treatment program for licensed individuals. 1-800-453-3784
Addiction Treatment Services (UMATS): psychiatric evaluation and treatment of individuals, couples and families; intensive outpatient treatment and detoxification programs. 1-800-525-5188
Division of Public Safety and Security (DPSS): security can be called to report diversion, suspicious circumstances or safety concerns and they should also be called to pick up mishandled or possibly tampered with controlled substances.
Benefits & Policies
Loan Repayment & Forgiveness
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Resources
American Medical Association (AMA) Resources
Rooms that offer space for rest and reflection through soothing nature scenes, light, and sounds.
Frankel Cardiovascular Center - 5331A
Med Inn - 626
C.S. Mott Children's Hospital - 7-231
Offers adult and pediatric ethics consultation services
Sleep & Fatigue
The following resources to assist residents/fellows who may be experiencing fatigue
Call rooms with sleep facilities are available.
Cab/Uber/Lyft transportation home with reimbursement from the program should a resident/fellow, staff or faculty feel that a resident/fellow is unsafe to independently travel.
Individual advising on fatigue management, scheduling and sleep planning, and effective time management from the residency/fellowship program faculty.
Mandatory training module on Understanding Sleep and Fatigue in Physicians: Myths, Facts and Strategies for Healthy Sleep.
AMA Training Module: Sleep Deprivation: Your Life and Your Work
Free shared-ride taxis service
Emergency Ride Home