Lauren Hutchens, M.P.H.
As a member of the U-M Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation’s communications team, Lauren Hutchens helps tell the powerful stories of the institute’s 490 faculty members who are working to better understand and improve health care and health policy. She has more than 15 years of experience in communications across academia, government, industry and nonprofit organizations, primarily in the fields of public health, health services research and policy, and mental health.
An economic analysis led by a U-M expert found reason to recommend Shingrix to everyone over age 50. As the vaccine hits the market, its merits will be continually evaluated.
Oral cancer treatments offer patient autonomy but also challenges in adherence. What oncology practices must do to help improve the quality and continuity of care.
On the heels of a new Final Rule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, a health care policy researcher explains the impact and implications.