Welcome to CHOP

The Center for Healthcare Outcomes & Policy (CHOP) at the University of Michigan aims to improve the efficiency of healthcare in the United States, by optimizing clinical practice and informing health policy. Based at the new North Campus Research Complex, CHOP is a consortium of over 100 faculty and staff, including clinician scientists, economists, biostatisticians, epidemiologists and other social scientists from the U-M Medical School and School of Public Health.

Supported by over $10 million annually in funding from the National Institutes of Health, Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, and other sources, its primary expertise includes:

  • Quality Measurement and Improvement
  • Accountable Health Systems
  • Collaborative Quality Improvement
  • Financial Incentives and Physician Entrepreneurialism
  • Healthcare Policy