Healthcare Innovation Impact Program

The Healthcare Innovation Impact Program (HiiP) is a suite of healthcare innovation support and engagement services at the University of Michigan School of Nursing dedicated to empowering nursing innovation to create impactful improvement in health care delivery. Through consulting, coaching, and connecting, HiiP provides comprehensive professional support, propelling healthcare innovation, and advancing health for all. Utilizing its unique coaching model, HiiP works with Nursing Innovators to help them bring their innovations from ideation to execution into the marketplace…and beyond.


Dr. Olga Yakusheva

Director of the HiiP Program

Ann Fitzsimons

Innovation Portfolio & Engagement Specialist

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