Greater Cincinnati Primary Care Physician Shortage Approaches 200

August 8, 2013 For Immediate Release A new study has found that Greater Cincinnati has a shortfall of nearly 200 primary care physicians (PCPs). Conservative estimates show the deficit is projected to grow to 250 by 2017 as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) takes full effect. The study was commissioned by the [...]

Paying for Value and Delivering Value in Health Care

When we see a doctor or need hospitalization, we don't usually ask, "did I get a good value?"  The future of health care may depend on that very question.  Health care transformation work underway at the national and state level is based on creating incentives for health care to be delivered in a way that [...]