Here's some great news, Sparrow Health System is trying to fill about 270 job openings ranging from cafeteria workers to high level leadership roles.

The Lansing based hospital group is urging college seniors to think about the surging health care field as they think about job prospects after graduation.

Sparrow hired 150 new nursing school graduates and 130 experienced RNs in 2016.  Sparrow was present at 70 campus recruiting events last year and spends a lot of time at colleges across the state, including Michigan State University, Lansing Community College and several others.

According to the Lansing State Journal, Sparrow employs 1,500 nurses at the main campus and about 2,000 system wide.