For the past 10 years, IHPI’s work has been driven by our sense of purpose, the “Why” that moves us to do what we do.
By developing, sharing, and implementing evidence and critical insights, we are shaping healthcare policy and practice for the better.
Policy Sprint Proposals Due by February 15, 2022
IHPI is seeking proposals for Policy Sprint projects that aim to inform system-level solutions to advance health equity. IHPI members can apply for up to $10,000 in funding.
In 2018, the U.S. heart transplant allocation system was modified with the goal of improving access to heart transplants. This brief examines the impact of this policy change on equity in transplant access among patients at the greatest risk of pre-transplant death.
For the past 10 years, the University of Michigan Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation’s work has been driven by a sense of purpose, the “Why” that moves us to do what we do. As our Institute has grown over the last decade, we have evolved to respond to emerging public health challenges and our collaborative community of researchers have come together to address the most urgent issues facing health and healthcare today.
As the nation’s largest university-based group of health services researchers, IHPI faculty are applying their diverse research and policy expertise to address the Coronavirus pandemic. The compilation of that work and expertise will be updated on this page frequently - check back often.