Henry Ford Health System

Henry Ford Health System Overview

Henry Ford Health System is located in Detroit, MI. The organization was established in 1954. According to its NTEE Classification (E21) the organization is classified as: Community Health Systems, under the broad grouping of Health Care and related organizations. As of 12/2019, Henry Ford Health System employed 25,120 individuals. This organization is an independent organization and not affiliated with a larger national or regional group of organizations.

For the year ending 12/2019, Henry Ford Health System generated $3.5b in total revenue. This represents relatively stable growth, over the past 5 years the organization has increased revenue by an average of 5.5% each year. All expenses for the organization totaled $3.3b during the year ending 12/2019. While expenses have increased by 4.9% per year over the past 5 years. They've been increasing with an increasing level of total revenue. You can explore the organizations financials more deeply in the financial statements section below.

Since 2014, Henry Ford Health System has awarded 146 individual grants totaling $10,736,281. If you would like to learn more about the grant giving history of this organization, scroll down to the grant profile section of this page.

Mission & Program ActivityExcerpts From the 990 Filing

TAX YEAR

2019

Describe the Organization's Mission:

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TO IMPROVE PEOPLE'S LIVES THROUGH EXCELLENCE IN THE SCIENCE AND ART OF HEALTH CARE AND HEALING.VISION: TRANSFORMING LIVES AND COMMUNITIES THROUGH HEALTH AND WELLNESS-ONE PERSON AT A TIME.

Describe the Organization's Program Activity:

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INPATIENT HOSPITALS: HENRY FORD HEALTH SYSTEM IS HONORED TO BE THE ONLY ORGANIZATION IN MICHIGAN AND ONE OF FOUR NATIONALLY TO RECEIVE THE 2011 MALCOLM BALDRIGE NATIONAL QUALITY AWARD FOR PERFORMANCE EXCELLENCE. A KEY FACET OF OUR AWARD-WINNING OPERATIONS IS OUR COMMITMENT TO ALL COMMUNITIES WE SERVE, SUPPORTING OUR VISION OF TRANSFORMING LIVES AND COMMUNITIES THROUGH HEALTH AND WELLNESS-ONE PERSON AT A TIME. THE ORGANIZATION OPERATES HENRY FORD HOSPITAL (HFH), AN 877 BED TERTIARY, AND QUATERNARY CARE HOSPITAL, EDUCATION AND RESEARCH COMPLEX IN THE NEW CENTER AREA OF DETROIT, MICHIGAN. THE HOSPITAL IS RECOGNIZED FOR CLINICAL EXCELLENCE AND INNOVATION IN THE FIELDS OF CARDIOLOGY AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY, ORTHOPEDICS, CANCER CARE AND SPORTS MEDICINE, AMONG OTHERS. THE HOSPITAL IS A MULTI-ORGAN TRANSPLANT CENTER AND LEVEL 1 TRAUMA CENTER. THE HOSPITAL POSTED REVENUES OF MORE THAN ONE BILLION DOLLARS AND 36,000 DISCHARGES DURING 2019. 875 MEDICAL RESIDENTS AND FELLOWS ALONG WITH 1,000 MEDICAL STUDENTS PARTICIPATED IN THE ORGANIZATION'S VARIOUS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS. WEST BLOOMFIELD HOSPITAL, AN OPERATING UNIT OF HFHS, OFFERS COMPREHENSIVE MEDICAL CARE, INCLUDING 24-HOUR EMERGENCY CARE, NEUROSCIENCES, WOMEN'S AND CHILDREN'S HEALTH, ORTHOPEDICS, DIAGNOSTIC TESTING AND A WELLNESS CENTER WITH COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES. A GREENHOUSE GROWS ORGANIC PRODUCE FOR PATIENTS, STAFF AND COMMUNITY. HENRY FORD WEST BLOOMFIELD EARNED THE BABY FRIENDLY HOSPITAL DESIGNATION IN 2015. BY HFWB IMPLEMENTING 10 IMPORTANT STEPS, HFWB JOINED ALMOST 300 HOSPITALS NATIONWIDE TO OFFER OPTIMAL CARE FOR INFANT FEEDING AND MOTHER/BABY BONDING. TO COMPLEMENT THE SERVICES AT ITS BREAST CENTER, HFWB WAS THE FIRST HOSPITAL IN THE SYSTEM TO ADD TOMOSYNTHESIS TECHNOLOGY FOR IMAGING OF DENSE BREASTS. THE HOSPITAL HAD REVENUES OF $334 MILLION, AND DISCHARGED 13,123 PATIENTS DURING 2019. TEACHING, RESEARCH, AND ADVANCED PATIENT CARE MAKE HFHS A PREMIER ACADEMIC MEDICAL CENTER. AFFILIATED WITH WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY'S SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, HENRY FORD PROVIDES INNOVATIVE PHYSICIAN TRAINING PROGRAMS AND COLLABORATES ON LEADING-EDGE MEDICAL RESEARCH. HENRY FORD MEDICAL EDUCATION OVERVIEW:HENRY FORD HEALTH SYSTEM HAS ONE OF THE LARGEST MEDICAL EDUCATION ENTERPRISES IN THE UNITED STATES. THE SYSTEM SPONSORS 72 ACCREDITED GRADUATE TRAINING PROGRAMS IN MICHIGAN. THE SYSTEM'S FLAGSHIP HOSPITAL, HENRY FORD HOSPITAL IN DETROIT, IS ONE OF THE NATION'S LARGEST RESEARCH CENTERS. IN 2019, EXTERNAL GRANTS AND CONTRACTS FOR RESEARCH REACHED $94 MILLION. AS ONE OF THE LARGEST MEDICAL EDUCATION TEACHING CENTERS IN THE NATION, HENRY FORD TRAINS MORE THAN 1,000 MEDICAL STUDENTS EVERY YEAR. HENRY FORD HOSPITAL DOCTORS TRAIN MORE THAN 900 MEDICAL SCHOOL STUDENTS, 675 RESIDENTS AND FELLOWS ACROSS 50 DIFFERENT AREAS OF MEDICINE EVERY YEAR. HENRY FORD HOSPITAL RESIDENCY AND FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMS ARE NATIONALLY ACCREDITED M.D. (DOCTORATE OF MEDICINE) TRAINING PROGRAMS. HENRY FORD ALLEGIANCE , MACOMB AND WYANDOTTE HOSPITALS TRAIN MORE THAN 100 MEDICAL STUDENTS AND 200 RESIDENTS EVERY YEAR. THESE HOSPITALS OFFER NATIONALLY ACCREDITED D.O. (DOCTORATE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE) AND D.P.M. (DOCTORATE OF PODIATRIC MEDICINE) TRAINING PROGRAMS. AS TEACHING PHYSICIANS, HENRY FORD MEDICAL GROUP DOCTORS ARE ALSO FACULTY MEMBERS AT THE WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, AND MANY OTHER HENRY FORD TEACHING DOCTORS ARE FACULTY MEMBERS AT THE MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE. HENRY FORD HOSPITAL HEALTH SYSTEM'S CENTER FOR SIMULATION, EDUCATION AND RESEARCH PROVIDES MORE THAN 14,000 PARTICIPANTS A RISK-FREE ENVIRONMENT WHERE STATE-OF-THE-ART COMPUTERS AND MANNEQUINS SIMULATE HUNDREDS OF MEDICAL CONDITIONS, ALLOWING HEALTH PROFESSIONALS TO PRACTICE AND AUGMENT THEIR SKILLS.


OUTPATIENT CLINICS: THE ORGANIZATION INCLUDES THE HENRY FORD MEDICAL GROUP (HFMG),ONE OF THE NATION'S LARGEST GROUP PRACTICES, WITH MORE THAN 1,594 PHYSICIANS AND RESEARCHERS IN 40 SPECIALTIES FROM 60 COUNTRIES WHO STAFF HENRY FORD HOSPITAL AND HENRY FORD WEST BLOOMFIELD HOSPITAL, ALONG WITH 30 HENRY FORD MEDICAL CENTERS, ENCOMPASSING MORE THAN 3 MILLION VISITS ANNUALLY. HENRY FORD'S MEDICAL CENTERS ARE LOCATED IN WAYNE, OAKLAND, AND MACOMB COUNTIES. SOME MEDICAL GROUP PHYSICIANS ALSO ARE ON STAFF AT OTHER HENRY FORD HOSPITALS. THREE MEDICAL CENTERS PROVIDE 24-HOUR EMERGENCY CARE AND AMBULATORY SURGERY AND ARE PRIMARY CARE STROKE CENTERS. FOUNDED IN 1915 AFTER CONSULTATIONS WITH PHYSICIANS AT JOHNS HOPKINS HOSPITAL AND THE MAYO CLINIC, THE HENRY FORD MEDICAL GROUP HAS ESTABLISHED ITSELF AS ONE OF THE PREMIER GROUP PRACTICES IN THE NATION. OUR LARGE ACADEMIC ENTERPRISE PLACES US IN THE TOP THREE OF TRADITIONALLY INDEPENDENT GROUP PRACTICES THROUGH:CLINICAL CARE: THE BREADTH AND DEPTH OF THE HENRY FORD MEDICAL GROUP'S CLINICAL SERVICES IS UNPARALLELED BY ANY OTHER INDEPENDENT ACADEMIC MEDICAL CENTER. OUR SCALE AND SCOPE ARE IN THE 99TH PERCENTILE OF ALL GROUP PRACTICES, WITH VISIT VOLUMES LARGER THAN MOST GROUP PRACTICES. WE ARE NATIONAL LEADERS IN PRIMARY CARE WITH EXPERTISE IN PREVENTIVE CARE SERVICES AND THE HEALTH MANAGEMENT OF SENIOR CITIZENS. OUR SPECIALTY CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE ARE NATIONAL LEADERS AS WELL, PROVIDING ADVANCED TERTIARY AND QUATERNARY CARE WITH A FOCUS ON DISCOVERY AND INNOVATION.EDUCATION: OUR POST-GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION ENTERPRISE IS AMONG THE LARGEST IN THE COUNTRY. APPROXIMATELY 40 PERCENT OF ALL PHYSICIANS IN MICHIGAN FORMALLY TRAINED AT HENRY FORD DURING SOME POINT IN THEIR CAREER.RESEARCH: HENRY FORD IS IN THE TOP 10% OF ALL INSTITUTIONS GRANTED FUNDING BY THE NIH AND U.S. PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE, AND RANKS FIRST IN MICHIGAN FOR NIH-RESEARCH FUNDING FOR NON-UNIVERSITY BASED HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS.LEADERS IN ACADEMIC MEDICINE AND CLINICAL CARE: THE HENRY FORD MEDICAL GROUP IS CONSIDERED AMONG THE BEST ORGANIZED IN THE COUNTRY. OUR SELF-GOVERNED, EMPLOYED PHYSICIAN PRACTICE PROGRAM HAS BECOME A MODEL FOR MANY OTHERS BECAUSE OF OUR CONTINUING SUCCESS. THE BRIGHTEST MINDS IN MEDICINE ARE ATTRACTED TO BECOME PART OF THE HENRY FORD MEDICAL GROUP BECAUSE OUR ORGANIZATION PROVIDES PHYSICIANS THE INDEPENDENCE TO PURSUE ADVANCED CLINICAL CARE WHILE UNDERTAKING RESEARCH AS WELL AS ACADEMIC EDUCATIONAL INITIATIVES.FOR OVER 100 YEARS THE HENRY FORD MEDICAL GROUP HAS FOSTERED ADVANCEMENT IN PATIENT CARE, RESEARCH, AND EDUCATION WHILE ENCOURAGING INNOVATION IN TECHNOLOGY AND PATIENT CARE PROCESSES BOTH IN THE OUTPATIENT AND HOSPITAL SETTINGS. FOR THESE REASONS HENRY FORD MEDICAL GROUP PHYSICIANS ARE CONSISTENTLY SELECTED BY THEIR PHYSICIAN PEERS AS TOP DOCTORS IN VARIOUS LOCAL AND NATIONAL PUBLISHED SURVEYS AND TO LEAD NATIONAL AND STATE MEDICAL ASSOCIATIONS. HENRY FORD MEDICAL GROUP PHYSICIANS WORK TOGETHER IN LEADERSHIP AND AS EVERYDAY PARTNERS TO CONTINUE TO BRING THE BEST POSSIBLE CARE TO EVERY PATIENT WE SERVE.


EMERGENCY ROOM SERVICES: THE ORGANIZATION DIRECTLY OPERATES FIVE 24 HOUR EMERGENCY FACILITIES, ONE OF WHICH IS A LEVEL 1 TRAUMA CENTER LOCATED IN THE CITY OF DETROIT. EMERGENCY SERVICES RECOGNIZED MORE THAN $150 MILLION IN REVENUE DURING 2019 REPRESENTING 225,812 PATIENT VISITS.


OTHER PROGRAM SERVICES INCLUDES HFHS RESEARCH SERVICES, ALONG WITH HFHS COMMUNITY CARE SERVICES, WHICH OFFERS A BROAD LEVEL OF SERVICES AT NUMEROUS GEOGRAPHIC LOCATIONS INCLUDING NURSING CARE, HOME CARE, SENIOR CARE, PHARMACIES, EYE CARE, HOSPICE CARE, OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH, DIALYSIS; HOUSING FOR MEDICAL RESIDENTS & PATIENT FAMILY MEMBERS; FITNESS CENTER & ATHLETIC TRAINING SERVICES, SCHOOL BASED HEALTH PROGRAMS AND A DEDICATED CANCER CENTER.RESEARCH IS A VITAL COMPONENT OF THE MISSION OF HENRY FORD HEALTH SYSTEM.HENRY FORD HEALTH SYSTEM'S MISSION IS TO IMPROVE HUMAN LIFE THROUGH EXCELLENCE IN THE SCIENCE AND ART OF HEALTH CARE AND HEALING. THIS MISSION IS STRONGLY SUPPORTED AND ENHANCED BY THE DEDICATED STAFF'S PURSUIT OF SCIENTIFIC ADVANCEMENT. SINCE 1915, HENRY FORD HOSPITAL PHYSICIANS AND SCIENTISTS HAVE FOCUSED THEIR EFFORTS ON A WIDE VARIETY OF TOPICS CRITICAL TO UNDERSTANDING THE MECHANISMS OF DISEASE AND DEVELOPING NEW, VIABLE TREATMENT OPTIONS. HENRY FORD HEALTH SYSTEM (HFHS) HAS ENJOYED GREAT SUCCESS IN SECURING EXTERNAL RESEARCH GRANTS AND CONTRACTS. EXTERNAL GRANT FUNDING HAS BEEN RECEIVED FROM THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH (NIH), OTHER FEDERAL AGENCIES, PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANIES AND INDUSTRY, STATE AND LOCAL AGENCIES, AND FOUNDATIONS. IN 2018 HFHS RECEIVED $86 MILLION IN EXTERNALLY- AWARDED GRANTS, CONTRACTS AND SUB-CONTRACTS, $45 MILLION OF WHICH WAS AWARDED BY NIH AND OTHER FEDERAL AGENCIES. ALTHOUGH HFHS IS NOT FORMALLY PART OF A UNIVERSITY OR MEDICAL SCHOOL, THERE HAS BEEN STRONG SUPPORT FOR THE SYSTEM'S RESEARCH THROUGHOUT ITS HISTORY. THIS DRIVE TO UNDERSTAND DISEASE MECHANISM AND DISCOVER NEW THERAPIES IS MANIFESTED BY THE CONTINUUM OF BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH PERFORMED AT HENRY FORD. THE SYSTEM HAS A STAFF OF 82 BIO-SCIENTIFIC RESEARCHERS ENGAGING IN BASIC SCIENCE STUDIES IN CARDIOVASCULAR AND RENAL DISEASES SUCH AS HYPERTENSION AND HEART FAILURE, STROKE/BRAIN INJURY/BRAIN TUMORS, POPULATION HEALTH AND HEALTHCARE RESEARCH, CANCER THERAPEUTICS, BONE AND JOINT DISEASES, IMMUNOLOGY AND IMAGING, AMONG OTHERS. IN ADDITION, DOZENS OF PHYSICIANS AND THEIR CLINICAL SUPPORT STAFF ARE ENGAGED IN PATIENT-ORIENTED STUDIES. AT THIS TIME, HFHS HAS MORE THAN 2,000 OPEN STUDIES APPROVED BY ITS INSTITUTIONAL REVIEW BOARD, INCLUDING STUDIES APPROVED IN CONJUNCTION WITH WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY AND MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY. THE BASIC SCIENCE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH PROGRAMS RECEIVING THE MOST EXTERNAL FUNDING WERE PUBLIC HEALTH SCIENCES, NEUROLOGY RESEARCH (STROKE, TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY, ETC.), HYPERTENSION RESEARCH AND CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH (IN PARTICULAR, HEART FAILURE). IN CLINICAL RESEARCH, A MAJORITY OF FUNDING HAS GONE TO THE DEPARTMENT OF INTERNAL MEDICINE WHERE THE DIVISIONS OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, GASTROENTEROLOGY, HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY AND CARDIOLOGY ARE LEADING THE WAY. THE INFRASTRUCTURE AT HFHS ALLOWS US TO HAVE A RESEARCH PROGRAM FAR LARGER THAN OTHER NON-UNIVERSITY-BASED HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS IN THE STATE OF MICHIGAN, WHERE OUR NIH FUNDING IS TEN TIMES GREATER THAN HFHS'S CLOSEST COMPETITOR. IN 2018, HFHS WAS FOURTH IN MICHIGAN, TRAILING THE STATES THREE LARGEST UNIVERSITIES, AND RANKED 182ND OUT OF MORE THAN 2,500 INSTITUTIONS RECEIVING NIH GRANTS NATIONALLY.


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Henry Ford Health System Board, Officers & Key Employees

Henry Ford Health System Vendors

Vendor Name (Service)Compensation
Turner Construction
Construction Services
$42,328,951
Epic Systems Corporation
Information Services
$6,640,404
Christman Brinker A Joint Venture
Construction Services
$20,155,871
Demaria Building Company Inc
Construction Services
$4,832,893
Act 1 Personnel Services
Staffing Services
$4,701,330
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Financial Statements

Statement of Revenue
Federated campaigns$0
Membership dues$0
Fundraising events$825,072
Related organizations$16,200,000
Government grants $30,317,411
All other contributions, gifts, grants, and similar amounts not included above$34,538,284
Noncash contributions included in lines 1a–1f $2,372,793
Total Revenue from Contributions, Gifts, Grants & Similar$81,880,767
Total Program Service Revenue$3,091,975,855
Investment income $153,859,707
Tax Exempt Bond Proceeds -$217,764
Royalties $0
Net Rental Income $0
Net Gain/Loss on Asset Sales $8,297,222
Net Income from Fundraising Events -$476,653
Net Income from Gaming Activities $43,765
Net Income from Sales of Inventory $61,162,585
Miscellaneous Revenue$0
Total Revenue $3,513,243,526

Henry Ford Health System Grants Awarded

Over the last fiscal year, Henry Ford Health System has awarded $1,453,306 in support to 45 organizations.

Grant RecipientAmount

COMMUNITY HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES CENTER INC (CHASS)

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Detroit, MI

PURPOSE: ORGANIZATIONAL SUPPORT

$291,000

DDP BIKE SHARE CORPORATION

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Detroit, MI

PURPOSE: ORGANIZATIONAL SUPPORT

$250,000

AMERICAN KIDNEY FUND

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Rockville, MD

PURPOSE: ORGANIZATIONAL SUPPORT

$195,000

CITY YEAR DETROIT (CITY YEAR INC)

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Boston, MA

PURPOSE: ORGANIZATIONAL SUPPORT

$130,501

MICHIGAN THANKSGIVING PARADE FOUNDATION

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Detroit, MI

PURPOSE: ORGANIZATIONAL SUPPORT

$127,750

DETROIT PUBLIC SCHOOLS FOUNDATION

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Detroit, MI

PURPOSE: ORGANIZATIONAL SUPPORT

$52,500
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Henry Ford Health System Grants Recieved

Over the last fiscal year, we have identified 32 grants that Henry Ford Health System has recieved totaling $1,078,793.

Awarding OrganizationAmount
Marvin And Betty Danto Family Foundation

Troy, MI

PURPOSE: UNRESTRICTED CHARITABLE GIFT

$270,000
The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation

Omaha, NE

PURPOSE: PROJECT SUPPORT

$128,259
The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation

Omaha, NE

PURPOSE: PROJECT SUPPORT

$128,259
Zlotoff Generations Fund

Birmingham, MI

PURPOSE: CHARITABLE GRANT TO QUALIFIED CHARITY

$100,000
Institute For Clinical Research Inc

Washington, DC

PURPOSE: CLINICAL RESEARCH AND STUDY.

$83,590
Detroit & Wayne County Tuberculosis Foundation

St Clair Shores, MI

PURPOSE: RESPIRATORY EQUIP

$59,554
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Endowment Analysis

Beg. Balance$234,731,046
Earnings$32,464,821
Net Contributions$81,447,879
Other Expense$85,455,628
Ending Balance$263,188,118

Henry Ford Health System Peer Organizations

Organization NameAssets
Bon Secours Mercy Health Inc
Cincinnati, OH
$1,032,037,001
Parkview Health System Inc
Fort Wayne, IN
$811,099,250
Aurora Health Care Inc
Milwaukee, WI
$935,373,922
Gundersen Lutheran Administrative Services Inc
La Crosse, WI
$771,144,528
University Hospitals Health System Inc
Shaker Heights, OH
$700,518,000
Aultman Health Foundation Group Return
Canton, OH
$837,107,189
Bhsh System
Grand Rapids, MI
$836,019,031
Mercy Health Partners
Muskegon, MI
$692,908,897
Inclusa Inc
Stevens Point, WI
$646,951,843
Froedtert & Community Health Inc
Milwaukee, WI
$675,461,810
Adena Health System
Chillicothe, OH
$566,176,672
Indiana University Health Arnett Inc
Indianapolis, IN
$519,461,146

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