The McLaren Health Care system of Northern Michigan has more than 1,700 medical professionals working to provide health care to those throughout Northern Lower Michigan and the Eastern part of the Upper Peninsula. This includes 22 counties. The McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey is the center of operations for this network. They offer a wide variety of different services, including home health care, a cancer center, and hospice care.
The McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital uses the Clinical Practice Model philosophy. This means all professionals at the hospital strive to create a supportive healing environment for both the patient and the patient’s family that takes into consideration their physical, emotional, spiritual, and cultural health.