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Circuit Court
40 N Main, Mount Clemens, MI 48043
(586) 469-5208
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Healthcare and social assistance is an emerging and fast growing industry cluster within Macomb County. These establishments offer a fully integrated continuum of care including everything from general hospitals to specialty care. With four top-rated hospital systems that specialize in areas such as cardiac care, cancer treatment and orthopedic surgery, Macomb County provides access to world-class health care. With a regional population of nearly five million, Macomb County’s vast spectrum of healthcare providers link residents to affordable and quality care options. 

JOB GROWTH

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STAFFING PATTERNS

Macomb County has shown healthy growth in the industry since 2010. During this time employment within the industry has grown by nearly 5,000 individuals. This 13.3 percent growth outpaces a statewide average of 9.5 percent. Home health aides, registered nurses and personal care aides are the careers experiencing the most growth.

Macomb County is serviced by an expansive network of universities and colleges focused on educating a highly skilled workforce. Many are working on the next advancements in life sciences, healthcare device manufacturing and specialized care. 

EMPLOYMENT TRENDS

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INDUSTRIAL MARKET AVERAGE LEASE RATE

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LOCATIONAL ADVANTAGE

Macomb’s four hospital systems are a major component of the county’s the healthcare industry. Offering a combined 1,590 beds across the campuses, these centers have been recognized as leaders in treating a number of specialties.

McLaren Macomb, Mount Clemens
McLaren Macomb is a 288-bed acute care hospital located in Mount Clemens. McLaren Macomb provides a full range of services including cancer and cardiovascular care. McLaren Macomb also has top-notch surgical services using state-of-the-art technology. With more than 2,000 employees and 420 affiliated physicians, McLaren Macomb is one of Macomb County's top employers.

St. John Macomb Hospital and St. John Oakland Hospital
St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital offers 535 beds in Warren. The hospital employs 436 nurses and associates, 600 volunteers, 195 residents and more than 1,200 physicians in over 45 specialties. St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital, houses Centers of Excellence in cardiovascular services, including open heart surgery, cancer care, and neurosciences.

Beaumont Medical Center, Sterling Heights
The Beaumont Medical Center in Sterling Heights is part of the campus offering a 418-bed community hospital with full inpatient and outpatient services. This medical center consists of three buildings. While the Rehabilitation and Dialysis Center has been there for many years, the new, larger structure contains the Family Medicine Center/Outpatient Services and the Physician Office Building and Cancer Center

Henry Ford Macomb
The 349-bed Henry Ford Macomb Hospital in Clinton Township is one of only 33 hospitals recognized nationwide for quality care with the prestigious Leapfrog Group 2008 Top Hospital Award. Also in 2008, its Heart and Vascular Institute earned designation as a national Top 100 Cardiovascular Hospital for the second consecutive year. Other specialties include a cancer center; birthing center with 18 labor, delivery, recovery and post-partum suites; 42-bed inpatient rehabilitation program; ambulatory surgery; and two new robotic surgery systems that allow surgeons to provide the most advanced cardiac, gynecologic, prostate and thoracic procedures.

 

SUCCESS STORIES

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Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Clinton Township

Macomb Community College’s University Center offers access to the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, where students can complete their degree entirely within Macomb County. This MSU program, located at the site of MCC’s University Center opened in 2010 and provides new classroom and lab space for as many as 50 of the school’s 300 students enrolled in the program. 

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Ted Wahby Cancer Center at McLaren Hospital

The Ted B. Wahby Cancer Center added 19,000 square feet to its 28,500-square-foot footprint at McLaren‘s Hospital in Mount Clemens. The investment included increasing the number of transfusion chairs for cancer patients treatment from 19 to 28 and the addition of a second LINAC machine for radiation treatment with space for a third.

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Relevar Home Care, Mount Clemens

Located in Mount Clemens, services Southeast Michigan. Home care, although thought of as for elderly citizens, covers so much more territory. Auto accident and workers’ compensation recovery leads to younger clientele. The staff is multi-skilled including licensed practical nurses, occupational and physical therapists, speech pathologists and companions. The company won the Michigan Celebrates Small Business Award due to their hard work and perseverance. Due to the company acquiring another care agency and more expansion, staff has grown to 160 employees. Macomb County’s business development team is currently helping the company find a facility to accommodate their expansion needs. Relevar has been a Department of Planning and Economic Development client for many years. 

TOP COMPANIES

AIM Plastics
American House
Atrium Health
Beaumont  Health Systems
Binson’s Home Healthcare Supplies 
Children's Hospital (DMC)
College Park Industries
Comfort Keepers
Custom Biogenic Systems
DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan
Dynamic Plastics
Elite Mold and Engineering
Healthmark Industries
Henry Ford Hospital 
McLaren Macomb  
Orthopedic Spine & Sports Therapy 
Relevar Home Care
Sequoia Tool and Manufacturing
St. John Providence 
SVS Vision
 

 

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AVAILABLE ASSISTANCE

The business development team of the Macomb County Department of Planning and Economic Development is here to help. Our job is to be knowledgeable about and connected to a wide assortment of programs available to help businesses succeed. This includes assisting with new investment in facilities and equipment, recruitment and training of new and existing employees, as well as help with financing, exporting and diversifying the industry sectors your company serves. The business development team will introduce your company to our partner service agencies and work with you to ensure access to available local and state incentives.

Our services are free, confidential and easily accessed. Simply get in touch, and we will arrange for your team to meet with our seasoned professionals. The business development team will listen to your goals to grow your business and act as your project manager to navigate working with government agencies at all levels.