New patient survey data indicates primary care doctors in Greater Cincinnati outrank national rating

CINCINNATI – Greater Cincinnati patients who see primary care physicians reporting data to YourHealthMatters.org rate their patient experience higher than the national average.  The percentage of these patients who gave their primary care doctor an exceptional rating in 2014 was 87%, surpassing both the Midwest and national averages of 83% and 82%, respectively. Greater Cincinnati’s [...]

How do We Increase Transparency in Health Care? “Go with the Goers.”

With the growing emphasis on consumer engagement in health care, industry leaders have begun looking for innovative ways of measuring and representing the value of health care to their consumers. Understanding the complexities of this challenge, The Health Collaborative hosted a group of some of the nation’s Health Information Technology (HIT) experts in Cincinnati on [...]

SVP, Programs and Services, featured in Collaborative Health Network newsletter

The Health Collaborative is a member of the similarly-named Collaborative Health Network (CHN), which in turn is part of the Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement (NRHI). The CHN's goal is to connect "HealthDoers" across the country who are transforming local healthcare using a multi-stakeholder approach, in order to foster collaboration and to share skills and resources to continue [...]

“We Can’t Do It Alone…”

The Health Collaborative is fortunate to serve and partner with a broad array of diverse care providers in the region. Today, we received the highest compliment possible from our friends at the Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) - read their message below as shared in their e-newsletter: What makes us "4 Stars?" Medicare recently rated the [...]