The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has prepared a work plan for funding from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Preventative Health and Health Services Block Grant. Michigan’s work plan is administered by Local Health Services at MDHHS.
The Illinois Public Health Institute, in partnership with the Michigan Public Health Institute, was recently selected by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to serve as the National Coordinating Office (NCO) for a new initiative to foster multi-sector information systems to improve community health - Data Across Sectors for Health (DASH).
Michigan has received $70 million in federal funding from 2015-2019 to support innovative health care system enhancements that benefit families through the SIM project (State Innovation Model). The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will fund the testing of Michigan’s “Blueprint for Health Innovation,” a plan that guides the state as it pursues better coordination of care, lower costs, and improved health outcomes.