The Wisconsin Institute for Healthcare Systems Engineering (WIHSE) is a research initiative in the College of Engineering at the University of Wisconsin – Madison which will act as a hub to bring together practitioners and researchers in health care and engineering to conduct research, create new knowledge, and design better systems in health care.
The vision of WIHSE is “to be the premier research institute that transforms health care through engineering, positioning us to achieve the Quadruple Aim of revolutionizing the patient experience, improving population health, controlling healthcare costs, and enhancing clinician satisfaction.” Download a printable WIHSE brochure.
NICOLE WERNER TO ADVANCE TO SECOND ROUND OF NATIONAL CSHCN CHALLENGE
Congratulations Nicole for advancing to the second phase of the national Care Coordination for Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) Challenge! She and Dr. Coller are working on a mobile app called @HOME that aims to connect and support families caring for children who need enteral tubes in a home setting. The CSHCN supports innovative technology-based solutions that improve the quality of care, enhance family engagement, and positively impact health outcomes for families of children with special health care needs.