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COLLECTIVELY PAVING THE WAY FOR HEALTHY PEOPLE AND A VIBRANT COMMUNITY

There is a powerful and inseparable linkage between economic success and health. 

We bring together community partners to positively impact health care and economic sustainability across 14 counties in central and eastern Michigan.

We work to create transformational change and improve lives across our coverage area through initiatives that focus on issues such as:

  • Medication safety for older adults
  • Patient safety
  • Healthcare education expansion
  • Opioid treatment to reduce use and overdose deaths
  • Prenatal, infant and maternal health
  • Obesity and diabetes prevention
  • Mental health 

THRIVE

Transforming Health Regionally in a Vibrant Economy

THRIVE is a transformational effort to positively shift health and economic success. It focuses on five strategic priorities: building provider capacity, increasing access to preventative care, investing in social determinants of health, creating jobs and developing an attractiveness engine that improves the region by attracting and supporting residents, employees and businesses.

MiHIA’s Health Dashboard 4.0

The visual analysis tool that helps people in the 14-county region it serves to make healthy decisions quickly, monitor their region’s performance and practice sharing development. MiHIA’s Health Dashboard 4.0 is powered by Health Communities Institute (HCI), which provides high-quality community health assessment data and health indicator tracking. With the help of the Dashboard, MiHIA aims to improve the overall health status and quality of life for communities throughout Great Lakes bay region.