WHI member organization spotlight: Washtenaw Health Plan

Year founded: 2001

Mission: Helping low-income and uninsured people access high quality health care and health-promoting services.

Key focus areas: Access to healthcare for low income individuals.


  • The WHP helps people with Medicaid and Marketplace enrollment
  • Runs a safety net health care program, the Washtenaw Health Plan B
  • Works closely with the Washtenaw County Health Department and Washtenaw County Community Mental Health on access to care issues
  • Resolves barriers to health care access such as unpaid bills, transportation, and language/cultural barriers

Executive director: Jeremy Lapedis

Address: 555 Towner, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48198

Phone: (734) 544-3030

Website: https://www.healthcarecounts.org/

Twitter: @coveragecounts

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/washtenaw-health-plan-corporation/about/

Facebook: @healthcarecounts

Instagram: @healthcarecounts