HFHS Global Technology Development
Henry Ford Health System, one of the nation’s leading comprehensive, integrated health systems, recognized for clinical excellence and innovation, is pursuing opportunities to bring its medical expertise and innovative tools, technologies and practices to the international community, and to adapt promising foreign innovations to the U.S. market.
The Henry Ford Innovation Institute (“HFI”) maintains a world-class Innovations Program to translate leading edge discoveries into clinical use through best practices in such areas as product development, technology commercialization, venture funding, and corporate engagement. The Global Technology Development Program (“Program”), housed within HFI, is looking to build synergistic health care technology business opportunities between the Henry Ford Health System and growth stage health care companies in the United States, and health care innovation regions around the globe.
The Program aims to:
- Leverage the System’s considerable expertise and clinical assets to bring transformative, sustainable health care improvement to populations regionally, nationally and around the globe;
- Provide a new platform to accelerate development and commercialization of viable health care technologies for U.S. and global markets; and
- Participate in the revitalization of Southeast Michigan’s economy through health care technology business opportunities based upon adapting promising innovations.