CHNA Infographic

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Community Health Needs Infographic

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Bridging the Data Gap with HEDIS Reporting Service

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Ensuring timely and accurate clinical data communication to health plans on behalf of providers Health plans measure care and service performance through the Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS). Although many of...

Healthcare Policy Update: February 2016

Brought to you in partnership with: Call for comments on CMS Draft Measure Development Plan. In December, CMS released its draft Quality Measure Development Plan (MDP), which outlines its strategic framework for the future of clinician quality measure development to...

The Right Information at the Right Time

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Welcome to 2016’s first issue of The Vitals. We’ve been busy in this first part of the year with some exciting new advancements for interoperability in our region.  For instance,  we’ve expanded our interstate partnership with...

Bloomberg BNA: THC CEO provides insight on provider performance

The Health Collaborative’s CEO, Craig Brammer, was featured this week in the Health IT Law and Industry Report™ Vol. 8, No. 7, produced by Bloomberg BNA. Click the block below to download the article. Reproduced with permission from Health IT Law &...

Call for Responders/Applicants: Accountable Health Community RFI

The Health Collaborative (THC) is a non-profit organization based in Cincinnati that strives to positively impact health status, experience, outcomes, and affordability by fostering a connected system of healthcare and community health through innovation, integration,...

April 28: Preceptor Workshop

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A preceptor is a teacher or instructor who, as part of a planned nursing orientation program, serves as a role model, leader, influencer, and evaluator, and bridges the gap for a new employee between their school and the hospital...

TAP MD Program Kicks Off 6th Year

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] TAP MD is a program of Cincinnati MD Jobs at The Health Collaborative, designed to help exceptionally talented high school students “tap” into their potential to fulfill careers in medicine. The Health Collaborative aims to...

Check out our Accountable Health Communities webinar here!

On Tuesday, February 9, 2016, The Health Collaborative hosted a webinar about Greater Cincinnati’s readiness to pursue a CMS funding opportunity – Accountable Health Communities (AHC). The Health Collaborative is applying to CMS to serve as the bridge...

Local Analysis: CMS Medicare Part D Opioid Drug Mapping Tool

Much has been debated about whether there is a link between opioid prescribing and the heroin epidemic.  As the discussion evolves there are two developments to share. The FDA last week announced what it’s calling “a far-reaching action plan to reassess the agency’s...

Cincinnati VA Hospital Partners with THC Tech to Improve Patient Care

MEDIA CONTACT: Shannan Schmitt Director of Communications (513) 307-0328 Release Date: 1/21/2016 The Health Collaborative will now provide DirectMessage technology to improve patient care at the Cincinnati VA Hospital CINCINNATI, OH – The Health Collaborative and the...

Independent Physicians Leverage Technology to Improve Patient Care

Contact: Juli Hale juli@forza-marketing.com 513-231-5115 CINCINNATI (Jan. 18, 2016) – Members of the Independent Physicians Collaborative (IPC), representing 20 independent physician groups in the Greater Cincinnati area, are implementing DIRECT email software...

April 12: Continuity of Operations (COOP) Planning Course

Continuity of Operations (COOP) Planning Course April 12, 2016, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Continental breakfast and lunch provided) The Health Collaborative 2100 Sherman Avenue, Suite 100 Cincinnati, OH  45212 Click here for directions This full day class will outline the...