Meet The Employers

The MARAP program works with local health care providers who provide on-site, hands-on training and employment opportunities to qualified apprentices who complete MARAP. Get to know each of the employers below.

For program details specific to each employer, such as pay rate, expectations, etc. click here.

Mercy Health in Grand Rapids & Muskegon

Mercy Health is a non-profit health care system serving Grand Rapids, Muskegon, the Lakeshore and the surrounding communities. We provide compassionate care, award-winning expertise, and the latest technology, all in an inclusive, Catholic, faith-based setting that honors the sacredness and dignity of every person. We are part of Trinity Health, the nation’s second-largest Catholic Health System.

Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids

Spectrum Health is a nationally recognized not-for-profit health system, offering a full continuum of health services through our health plan, medical group and hospital group. As an integrated health system, we are able to work together across all facilities, employees and providers to create exceptional, consumer-focused interactions. Since 2010, Spectrum Health has been listed five times among the 15 Top Health Systems in the U.S. by Truven Analytics™.

Mary Free Bed

Mary Free Bed, based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, is the largest non-profit rehabilitation system in the country. Since 1891, Mary Free Bed experts have restored hope and freedom through rehabilitation for children and adults with brain injuries, strokes, spinal cord injuries, multiple traumas, amputations, cancer and other diagnoses, including COVID-19. The combination of more than 100 specialized medical and sports rehabilitation programs and an exclusive focus on rehabilitation enables our specialty physicians and staff to help patients achieve extraordinary clinical results. Established in 2011, the Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Network extends rehabilitation expertise to more than three-dozen acute-care hospitals in Michigan and Indiana. #AskForMary

Learn more about the employers, including wage ranges, commitments and benefits/support services here.

Ready to move forward?  Complete the participation form. A West Michigan Works! staff member will email information so you can get started with the application process.