The Secretary’s Ventures Program announces projects for 2016
The Acting Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Mary Wakefield today announced the selection of five entrepreneurial projects for investment by the Secretary’s Ventures program (HHS Ventures). The projects were chosen from across HHS and are part of the latest round of funding and support designed to advance the Department’s innovation agenda. This is the largest amount of funding and projects selected into HHS Ventures.
“The teams selected today bring new approaches to improvement opportunities across the department’s family of agencies,” said Acting Deputy Secretary Wakefield. “Continuing to foster innovation both outside and within HHS helps us meet challenges head on and deliver on our mission to serve the American people.”