The Health Collaborative Announces New Board of Trustees

Diverse Group of Regional Leaders to Represent Newly Aligned Organization March 26, 2015 CINCINNATI – The Health Collaborative has announced its new board members following its merger with the Greater Cincinnati Health Council and HealthBridge, made official by board vote Wednesday morning. The governing bodies of all three organizations approved the directional concept late in [...]

IHI SCALE Initiative Selects Cincinnati’s COLLECTIVE IMPACT ON HEALTH as Pacesetter Finalist Community

PRESS CONTACT: Sandy George (617) 413-6126 CLINICIANS AND HEALTH LEADERS GATHER IN DALLAS TO ACCELERATE CHANGES IN PRIMARY CARE AND TO IMPROVE HEALTH IN THE COMMUNITY Finalists announced for newly funded initiative to support and learn from communities actively working to improve the health of their populations Cambridge, MA and Dallas, TX (Gaylord Texan Resort [...]

Greater Cincinnati Primary Care Practices Improved Colon Cancer Screenings

GREATER CINCINNATI PRIMARY CARE PRACTICES IMPROVED COLON CANCER SCREENINGS  Report finds 6% increase in overall rate for colon cancer screening in region CINCINNATI – More patients in Greater Cincinnati are getting screened for colon cancer, according to a new report. The overall rate for colon cancer screening in Greater Cincinnati increased to 64 percent in 2013, [...]

#DressInBlue Day: YourHealthMatters Data Shows Cincinnati is Improving Colon Cancer Screening Rates

The month of March is known nationally as Colon Cancer Awareness Month, with March 6 designated as #dressinblueday to increase awareness about the importance of colon cancer screening. For our staff, #DressinBlueDay represented especially exciting news for the Greater Cincinnati community – it recognized our organization’s work around increasing these preventive screenings. The Health Collaborative [...]