Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital About the Osteopathic GME Program
Welcome to the Ascension Southeast Michigan-Osteopathic Division’s Osteopathic Graduate Medical Education (OGME) home page. Ascension Southeast Michigan–Osteopathic Division is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) as the sponsor for all osteopathic graduate medical education programs within Ascension Southeast Michigan hospitals. In addition programs in dentistry, oral maxillofacial surgery and podiatry programs are administered by the Osteopathic Division. Ascension Southeast Michigan is unique as the first system accredited in this fashion by the AOA.
Ascension Southeast Michigan has OGME programs at Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital, Ascension Providence Hospital and Ascension St. John Hospital. Our primary purpose in all graduate medical education is to provide high quality learner centered competency based education in a hospital atmosphere conducive to learning. As part of Ascension Health our focus is to teach future physicians, dentists and podiatrists to be compassionate care-givers recognizing the importance of the mind, body, spirit in recovery with an emphasis on quality measurements to insure proper patient care.
All Ascension Southeast Michigan teaching hospitals are Joint Commission accredited and the Ascension Macomb–Oakland Hospital is also accredited by the AOA’s HFAP hospital accreditation program. The internship/residency/fellowship programs are fully accredited by the AOA, dental programs by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) and podiatry by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education (CPME).
Further information about our programs is available through the AOA’s DO-ONLINE website
Ascension Southeast Michigan–Osteopathic Division has the future in mind and will provide you with an outstanding educational experience to prepare you for your career as a Physician. Through physician leadership in education Ascension Southeast Michigan can offer you the best in quality health care and quality health care education. We seek to be recognized as “The” destination for Osteopathic Graduate Medical Education. The information available here should give you a good snapshot glimpse of what is available for you at the Osteopathic Division–Ascension Southeast Michigan .