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Gold Seal

The Joint Commission

Level IV Trauma Designation

Blue Cross Blue Shield

BlueCross BlueShield Patient Center Medical Home

Age Friendly Health System Committed to Care Excellence

Age Friendly Health System Committed to Care Excellence for Older Adults

Carson offers quality care

Whether you’re facing a medical emergency, seeking primary or specialty care treatment, you can rely on us for the best quality care, delivered in a compassionate environment where patients like you always come first.

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For our extraordinary nurses

The DAISY Award is an international program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary compassionate and skillful care given by nurses every day. University of Michigan Health-UM Health-Sparrow is proud to be a DAISY Award Partner that recognizes one of our nurses with this special honor every month. Patients, Visitors, Nurses, Physicians, and Caregivers may nominate a deserving Nurse.

Volunteer and Patient

Learn more about becoming a volunteer.

Volunteers are a crucial part of UM Health-Sparrow’s mission and are needed in providing excellent care to our patients and families. Interested in becoming a UM Health-Sparrow volunteer? Click the button below to get started!


Carson Chapel

Chapel & Pastoral Care

Located near our Emergency Department, the non-denomination chapel provides a private location for families to gather. UM Health-Sparrow Carson Chaplain Volunteers are available to provide support to people from any faith tradition (or none).  Volunteer Eucharist Ministers provide communion to those of catholic faith. Any one of our nursing staff will coordinate a visit for you.

Carson Cafe

Elm Street Café

The Café offers specialty coffees and drinks, baked goods, salads, soup, made-to-order breakfast sandwiches, as well as made-to-order deli style sandwiches and wraps.

Carson Apple Cafe

Apple a Day Café

The Apple a Day Café and Dining Area offers hot entrées for breakfast and lunch as well as soup, grab-and-go dessert, salads and snacks. Carson first floor, 7 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. 

Carson Vending


Vending machines located near the Emergency Department offer cold beverages. Vending machines located just off the dining area of the Apple-a-day Café offer guests cold beverages, hot beverages, carousel meal options and snacks.

Carson Healing Garden

Healing Garden

Located off the Front Lobby, the healing garden provides a quiet space with arbors at the entry, benches you can sit on while you wait for friends or family receiving testing, or step away from the bedside of your loved one to gaze at the beautiful flowers in bloom.

Carson Apothecary Gift Shop

Prescription & Gifts

Pharmacy Plus Carson, located inside Carson, offers a full line of prescription and over-the-counter medications and vitamins, gifts, and more, as well as bedside delivery for patients being discharged. Hours: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., and Saturday, 9 a.m. - noon.

Language Services

Interpreter Services

To ensure patients receive medical information in their own language, UM Health-Sparrow offers free interpreter services via phone, video conference or in-person if possible.

iPads/MyChart Bedside

MyChart Bedside tablets are now available at UM Health-Sparrow and they allow you to keep track of your health information, know who your nurses and doctors are, and better understand your stay. Patients can view educational videos and connect with friends and family not able to visit. 


Carson Chemo and Infusion Center
Cancer and Infusion Care

Offering chemotherapy services, infusion therapy, transfusion therapy, IV hydration therapy, antibiotic and steroid therapy. Board-certified oncology and hematologist, Brittani Thomas, D.O. cares for patients and is part of the award-winning Herbert-Herman Cancer Center in Lansing.

Carson ED Nurse
Emergency Medicine

A level four trauma facility, staffed by a team of board-certified physicians and support staff providing award-winning, nationally recognized overall quality of care 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Patient can expect an average wait time of 12 minutes or less.

Carson Inpatient

Inpatient Services

Whether you are recovering from an illness, injury or surgery, you can count on excellent care in a safe, clean, comfortable environment at Carson.

Laboratory Services

UM Health-Sparrow Carson Laboratory provides a full range of state-of-the-art diagnostic services.

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Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

UM Health-Sparrow Carson’s team focuses on individualized, integrated care from diagnosis to recovery and rehabilitation. From broken bones to sports medicine, you’ll experience excellent care at UM Health-Sparrow Carson.

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Primary Care Practices

UM Health-Sparrow Carson offers access to Primary Care in Ashley, Carson City, Fowler, Greenville, Ithaca, and Stanton, as well as Walk-in Care and COVID-19 nasal swab testing.

Carson Chemo and Infusion Center
Radiology Services

From a 128 slice Computerized Tomography (CT), to a wide bore MRI, to 3D mammography, you'll experience the best in imaging to assist your provider in your care.

Sparrow Carson Rehabilitation Services
Rehabilitation Services

Rehabilitation caregivers provide comprehensive physical treatments on an inpatient and outpatient basis. A variety of services are offered from sports injury and fall prevention to orthopedic and aquatic therapy.

Sparrow Carson Sleep Center
Sleep Center

Accredited by the American Association of Sleep Medicine, the Carson Sleep Center is a resource for patients who have sleep apnea or other sleep disorders. We evaluate, diagnose, and initiate treatment for people of all ages with various sleep-related complaints. Ask your physician to schedule your evaluation with us today. Call 989-584-3131, extension 25010 today for more information.

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UM Health-Sparrow Walk-In Care Locations

We diagnose and provide medical treatment for minor conditions, illnesses and non-emergency care. From allergies, sore throats, sore muscles and ear aches to viral infections - plus everything in between.

Compassionate Care Services at Sparrow
Specialty Care Practices

UM Health-Sparrow Carson is committed to providing local access specialty care services, such as Cardiology, Cancer and Infusion Therapy, Internal Medicine, Urology, Orthopedics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Pain Management.

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Surgical Services

Highly skilled UM Health-Sparrow Carson surgeons perform same-day surgeries, general surgeries and other highly specialized procedures, including daVinci Surgery, with pre- and post-operative care by our compassionate nursing staff.

Carson Womens Services Mammography
Women's Services

From clinical services to screenings our team will provide one-on-one personalized care.

Isralson, Wound Care Services
Wound Care Services

UM Health-Sparrow Wound Care Services is an outpatient service offering patients access to our unique team of specialists. We offer a comprehensive approach for non-healing wounds such as diabetic food ulcers, compromised tissue flaps/grafts and bony or soft tissue wounds resulting from radiation treatment.

Campus Facilities & Parking


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Floor Maps
First Level
Second Level

Visitor Information

At Carson, our priority is supporting the health of our community by ensuring that every patient feels comfortable and safe. In response to COVID-19 as well as health recommendations from the state of Michigan, we have implemented new visitor guidelines and policies designed to give patients access to the support persons they need while minimizing the spread of COVID-19 and other sickness.

For more details, please see our Visitor Policy or call 517-364-1000.

Nearby Lodging

Anniversary Suites Bed and Breakfast

Amenities: Uniquely themed rooms, private bathrooms, refrigerator, microwave, tiled walk in shower, fireplace, and luxury two-person jetted tub. Full home-cooked hot breakfast delivered to your room.

Address: 205 E. Main Street, Carson City, MI 48811

Phone Number: 989-584-2404



Amenities: Mobil Check-in, Wifi, Free Breakfast, Free Parking, Pet Friendly, Indoor Pool

Address: 2525 W. Washington St. Greenville, MI 48838

Phone Number: 888-312-2398


Generosity Heals

Donations made to the Sparrow Foundation to each of our community hospitals stays local, right here in your community to fund the area of care you select. To give a gift to UM Health-Sparrow Carson, please use our secure online donation form. 

UM Health-Sparrow Health Care Scholarships

UM Health-Sparrow Carson, UM Health-Sparrow Clinton, UM Health-Sparrow Eaton and UM Health-Ionias offers scholarship opportunities to graduating seniors residing in Clinton, Eaton, Gratiot, Ionia or Montcalm Counties who intend to pursue higher education in a health-related field.