James Bell III, MSW
Health Information Technology Engagement Manager
Michigan Public Health Institute

James Bell is the Health Information Technology (HIT) Engagement Manager for the Michigan Public Health Institute, a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to advancing population health through public health innovation and collaboration. His focus is on the intersection of consumer engagement and HIT with a specific lens on Medicaid beneficiaries.

Mr. Bell previously served as a Children’s Protective Services Specialist at the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. He has served on numerous boards and commissions that focus on creating equal access to resources and opportunities for vulnerable populations.

Mr. Bell earned a BS in psychology and an MSW with a concentration in organizational/community practice from Michigan State University.