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Innovation Network Members focusing on Patient-Centered Care

This month we are kicking off our Innovation Focus series on the Virginia Health Innovation Network. What does this mean exactly? Every other month we’ll be highlighting a particular health innovation topic and asking Network members to share their ideas, perspectives, and experiences on that topic through a brief member survey. The following month, we’ll share […]

A Call to Action: The Virginia Health Innovation Plan

On June 6, 2013, VCHI chair, Secretary William A. Hazel, Jr., MD presented the work of the Virginia Health Innovation Plan advisory group at the Virginia Chamber Health Care Conference. View Secretary Hazel’s presentation below.

The Launch of the Virginia Health Innovation Network

On June 6, 2013, VCHI staff Beth Bortz and Ashley Cunningham debuted the Innovation Network to nearly 700 attendees at the Virginia Chamber’s third annual Health Care Conference. View the introductory presentation below. To Join the Innovation Network, visit: InnovateVirginia.org  

How to Accelerate Health Innovation

Guest Post By: Stephen Horan, PhD Everyone knows we need better health and health care at lower cost.  The good news is there are health innovations emerging all around us.  In fact, the innovations we see in the popular and professional media represent only a small fraction of the innovation that is occurring today.  In […]

Introducing, the Virginia Health Innovation Network

RICHMOND – 06-06-13 — Let the innovation begin.  The new Virginia Health Innovation Network, InnovateVirginia.org, was officially launched today at an event attended by leaders from the business, health care, medical, pharmaceutical and government communities.  The Innovation Network was developed by the Virginia Center for Health Innovation to spur the development of new strategies to […]

A Collaborative Approach to Health Reform in Virginia

RICHMOND – 12-19-12 — Marking a collaborative approach to health reform in Virginia, leaders from every area of health care are joining together to develop the Virginia Health Innovation Plan – a massive multidisciplinary effort launched today by the Virginia Center for Health Innovation.    Top-level leaders from the health care, government, non-profit and business communities […]

Virginia Health Innovation Network to bring together business and medical communities, patients and government

RICHMOND, VA  –December 11, 2012 – Less than a year into its existence, the Virginia Center for Health Innovation is already making dramatic progress.  Its first success?  The impending launch of the Virginia Health Innovation Network, a breakthrough technology platform that will break down barriers and improve education and communication among all the “players” in health […]