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 System 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.