Paul Valenstein

Paul Valenstein is a retired physician and healthcare administrator. He serves as a co-chair of Mi Care Connect (MiCC).

Doug Strong

Doug Strong is the retired Chief Executive Officer for Michigan Medicine and Interim Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the University of Michigan. He serves as a co-chair of the Steering Committee and as a co-chair of MiCC.

Nancy Baum

Nancy Baum is health policy director at the Center for Health and Research Transformation (CHRT). She serves as a staff representative for Mi Care Connect (MiCC), formerly known as the State Innovation Model (SIM). Nancy holds a PhD from the Department of Health Management and Policy at the University of Michigan School of Public Health, … Read more

Ryan Bartholomew

Ryan Bartholomew is a senior health policy analyst at CHRT. He serves as a staff representative for Mi Care Connect (MiCC), formerly known as the State Innovation Model (SIM). Ryan holds both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in public policy from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan.

WHI care coordination workgroup focuses on diversion

In the first three months of 2021, the Washtenaw Continuum of Care (CoC) used a new program to help 23 individuals and 13 families avoid homelessness. The average cost per individual was $73. The program, which seeks to divert individuals and families from homelessness, is built on a pilot program that the Center for Health and Research Transformation (CHRT), backbone to the … Read more