Health Innovation Program Director Maureen Smith Retires

Dr. Maureen Smith, Founding Director of the Health Innovation Program (HIP), is retiring as of July 1, 2024. Dr. Jessica (Ying) Cao in the Department of Population Health Sciences will step in as interim director. HIP was launched in 2006 to transform healthcare delivery and population health across the state and nation through health systems… Read more »

Healthy Metric Releases Report on Primary Care Utilization and the Health of Women of Childbearing Age in Wisconsin

Healthy Metric, a statewide partnership dedicated to advancing health equity in Wisconsin, has released a new report focusing on the health disparities among adult women of childbearing age (18-44) in Wisconsin. The report titled “Primary Care Utilization and the Health of Adult Women of Childbearing Age in Wisconsin” provides critical insights into primary care visits,… Read more »

The new HIPxChange website is now live!

We’re thrilled to announce that after months of dedicated hard work and collaboration, the new HIPxChange website is officially live!  Visit us now: While at first glance the website might seem familiar, we’ve introduced some updates to enhance your experience. Here’s what you need to know to navigate the new HIPxChange with ease: Consistent URL: Accessing our… Read more »

Role of Telehealth Use in Chronic Care Management and Disparity Reduction Among the Aging Population

Telehealth use has rapidly increased in primary care since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Chronic care management programs within health systems increased their use of telehealth to provide timely care and prevent exposure to COVID-19. With the expansion of telehealth use and its potential to overcome barriers to care access, health systems and patients… Read more »

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HIP supports the development and dissemination of tools for evidence-based health system and healthcare change through its website, HIPxChange. HIPxChange accelerates the translation of new and existing knowledge into clinical and community practice to improve healthcare delivery and health outcomes.

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