Our Work

Altarum Institute integrates independent research and client-centered consulting to deliver comprehensive, systems-based solutions that improve health and health care. A nonprofit, Altarum serves clients in the public and private sector. Examples of our diverse work are below and please contact us for any additional information.

Our Work

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Latest in Research - BH Newsletter Nov. 2016

Latest in Research: BHNews Nov. 2016

Spotlights and Highlights - BH Newsletter Nov. 2016

Spotlights and Highlights - BH News Nov. 2016

Recovery News - BH Newsletter Nov. 2016

Research has shown that smoking is associated with an increased risk of suicide.

Stories of Recovery - BH Newsletter Nov. 2016

#MyRecovery began when the gun didn't discharge when I pulled the trigger as the barrel touched my temple during this third attempt.

Center for Vehicle Safety Expertise

Altarum’s Center for Vehicle Safety employs nationally recognized vehicle safety leaders holding multi-disciplinary credentials.

Ergonomics Certification Training

Employees in various jobs are exposed to workplace risks that may lead to a musculoskeletal disorder (MSD).

Improving the Health of the Underserved in Detroit & Economic Consequences

With funding from the National Institute for Health Care Reform, Altarum Institute’s Center for Sustainable Health Spending and its research partners are working to understand and examine strategies for improving the health of the people of Detroit, and the related economic consequences.

VHA Revenue Operations, Payer Relations Office Support Contract

The Veterans Health Affairs, Revenue Operations, Payer Relations Office (PRO) oversees all third party payer agreements and rates, and monitors compliance. VA collections will total over $3 billion in 2016.

Altarum Testimonials

Altarum Testimonials

Trends in Cancer Care Expenditures

An analysis of trends in cancer care expenditures from 1998 to 2012 performed by my colleagues and me at Altarum Institute was recently published in Cancer.

Elder Care Policy Work

Below please find a collection of comments and submissions regarding elder care policy over the last 1-2 years.

BHTAC Recovery Timeline

BHTAC Recovery Timeline

Improving Diversity in the Future Maternal and Child Health Workforce

Maternal and Child Health (MCH) professionals increasingly need skills to help them anticipate changes, adapt, and transform how MCH services are provided throughout the health care system, including the areas of diversity, improved access, and quality of care.

BHTAC Blog Archive

BHTAC Blog Archive

Reducing the Burden of Childhood Dental Disease

Dental disease is the most prevalent chronic disease of childhood. Baby teeth are important, and decay can have broad impacts on a child’s speech development, nutritional intake, self-esteem, social development, and school readiness.

A Cross-Training for Intimate Partner Violence and HIV Service Providers

A Cross-Training for Intimate Partner Violence and HIV Service Providers

Improving Medical Care Operations and Support for Veterans

Improving Medical Care Operations and Support for Veterans

VCAT Resources

Altarum's Veterans Community Action Teams (VCAT) provides resources for those looking to help Veterans in Michigan and beyond.

Community Health Advisor

Altarum Institute’s Center for Prevention (the Center) directs dissemination and outreach efforts for the Community Health Advisor, an online resource developed by HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research with funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

2015 Bumper Stickers

2015 Recovery Month Bumper Stickers



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