Our approach is to the challenge of creating a culture of innovation is to help HHS employees and leaders shine a spotlight on a problem, and then invite people from the private sector to contribute their expertise. HHS employees also use our programs to test and develop their ideas in an entrepreneurial environment.
HHS Ignite Accelerator
Providing HHS staff a startup environment to test new ideas.
HHS Ventures Fund
Investing in and supports bold ideas to transform Departmental operations.
HHS Entrepreneurs-in-Residence Program
Recruiting outside talent to solve complex problems in health and the delivery of human services.
Leveraging incentive prize competitions to source external solutions.
Health Data Initiative
Liberating health & social service data to serve the public.
HHS Buyers Club
Modernizing IT acquisition by testing new methods.
HHS Innovators-in-Residence Program
Partnering with private, non-profit orgs to explore areas of mutual interest.
Invent Health Initiative
Empowering inventors to create tools for better living and better clinical care.