We turn policy into practice.

Partnering with federal, state, and local
agencies to make them successful
Rolling up our sleeves to advance the
health care and public health systems
Driving innovation with our deep expertise
and real-world understanding of what works

We are a nonprofit organization focused on improving the health of individuals with fewer financial resources and populations disenfranchised by the health care system.

We transform policies into real-world practice.

Our work spans the health ecosystem. Explore the impactful changes driven by Altarum across these four domains.

Transforming Service Delivery

We work directly with health care service providers and federal, state, and local governments to transform health care service delivery and performance.

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Advancing Public Health

We advance public health programs through applied research and evaluation, program implementation, data analytics, and marketing and communications.

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Integrating Public Health and Service Delivery

We integrate between the public health sector and the health care service delivery sector to “connect the dots”.

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Scaling Health Infrastructure

We modernize health infrastructure and enable the health ecosystem to operate at scale and be interoperable across silos and stakeholders.

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Featured Projects

Addressing the Addiction Crisis Through Peer Recovery Support Services
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Addressing the Addiction Crisis Through Peer Recovery Support Services

Through funding from the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance, Altarum is working with a broad cross-section of community institutions to integrate peer recovery support services into a variety of criminal justice programs and settings.

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FOCUS AREAS: Behavioral Health
A Medicaid eligible child receives a Covid-19 vaccine while her mother looks on
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Supporting Public Health Emergency (PHE) Unwinding in Kentucky

Altarum provides proactive operational planning support to help states prepare for changes in Medicaid operations and avoid any potential gaps in coverage for beneficiaries as the PHE ends.

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FOCUS AREAS: Medicare and Medicaid
A toddler girl holds up dirt covered hands. Contaminated soil is a source of lead exposure for children.
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Improving Speed and Accuracy of Childhood Lead Poisoning Surveillance

Altarum is leading efforts to efficiently track lead poisoning data that flow into the Michigan Childhood Lead Poisoning Surveillance System.

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