Brigham Care Redesign Incubator and Startup Program (BCRISP)
Do you have an innovative idea? BCRISP is inviting proposals for our FY20 pilots!Ourapplication is now open until August 13, 2019. Apply today!
BCRISP’s goal is to rapidly identify successful pilots and position them to grow within the organization. To be successful, pilots must address Brigham Health Areas of Strategic Focus (Scalable Innovation, Advanced Expert Care, Improve Health, Timely Access, Exceptional Experience, Highest Quality/Safe Care, Affordability). Ideally proposals should also address one of BCRISP’s FY20 priority areas. Please refer to the RFP for the full list.
Finalists will receive up to $50K in funding as well as strategic guidance and implementation support to test a 9-12 month pilot of their idea. Proposals are due August 13, 2019 by 5PM. Please email BCRISP@partners.org with any questions.
BCRISP aims to apply a venture capital framework to clinical care redesign to:
Drive and support frontline clinical innovation
Improve quality and clinical care for patients
Reduce costs for patients and Total Medical Expense (TME) trend
Realize internal cost savings through increased efficiency
BCRISP accomplishes this by:
Soliciting, evaluating and supporting as many ideas for improving value as possible
Strategic investment in small, staged pilots
Requiring both clinical and financial metrics/targets as part of initial proposals
Engaging stakeholders throughout the process
Delivering rapid initial results with proposals to evaluation of pilots in ~10 months
Working with departmental and hospital leadership to scale successful programs
283 applications through 5 cohorts
>1000 Brigham Health participants engaged
Every Brigham Health Clinical Department represented
181 cross-departmental applications
48 pilots implemented
>$1.5M in annual TME savings over 5 cohorts
>$6M in annual cost reductions or increased revenue
Currently implementing pilots in 6th cohort
BCRISP FY20 (Cohort 7.0) application is now open. Apply today!