About Henry Ford Innovations
Henry Ford Innovations (HFI) is one the nation’s leading healthcare innovation programs. We are distinguished by the fact that our “lab” is a 2,400 bed integrated hospital system, our “developers” are researchers and world-class medical practitioners, and our “proof-of-concept” uses the full spectrum of Henry Ford’s technology, data and know-how to take a product from concept to rapid adoption.
We are changing the future of healthcare by:
- Translating leading-edge discoveries for clinical use;
- Creating best-of-class partnering programs with early stage and corporate collaborators;
- Promoting healthcare fairness and equity in systems of care through data standardization and analytics; and
- Spurring regional economic growth by driving the local life sciences innovation ecosystem and serving as a gateway to international healthcare companies.
About Henry Ford
Founded in 1915 by auto pioneer Henry Ford and now one of the nation's leading health care providers, Henry Ford Health is a not-for-profit corporation based in South East Michigan.
It is comprised of hospitals, medical centers and one of the nation's largest group practices, the Henry Ford Medical Group, which includes 8 hospitals and more than 1,200 physicians practicing in over 40 specialties. The System's flagship, Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, is a Level 1 Trauma Center recognized for clinical excellence in cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, sports medicine, multi-organ transplants and cancer treatment.