HealthBridge: Technology Upgrade

As we shared with you back in early May, we have partnered with a software company called Verinovum to develop our next generation technology platform powering The Health Collaborative's HealthBridge service line. This new technology platform will give us the opportunity to scale according to the needs of our growing market, provide greater reliability to [...]

CEO Corner: Payment Reform & the Healthcare Community

CEO Craig Brammer How do Olympic athletes rise to success? They work in partnership with their trainers, coaches, and teammates to pave the best path to victory. Our strategy is similar in that we work with payers, providers, and patients to find winning solutions to healthcare’s most challenging problems. Ultimately that means better healthcare, smarter [...]

#StepUpCincy

Brought to you by Gen-H and the United Way Step up your company’s United Way campaign this year with a fun challenge that also boosts your wellness program. Gen-H is partnering with the United Way of Greater Cincinnati, the Cincinnati Business Courier, and regional employers to roll out the second annual Step Up Cincinnati walking challenge. Area workplaces are already forming their teams [...]

Workforce Report: Cincinnati Healthcare Shows Growth

Every industry goes through periods of growth, swings, upsurges, and downturns in their workforce. A recent study by The Health Collaborative has shown Cincinnati’s healthcare sector is experiencing a steady, moderate growth in the Greater Cincinnati region. The Greater Cincinnati Annual Healthcare Workforce Report unveiled four key findings: Average retirement age of medical professionals has [...]

Meet the Team: Mary Maune

We are very pleased to share an exciting new staffing update. Mary Maune is taking on a newly created role within our organization: Account Manager, Large Accounts. Over the past few years, Mary has successfully managed the YourHealthMatters consumer outreach programs and public reporting website and, most recently, has been instrumental in the management of [...]

Changing the Business of Primary Care

All counties in Ohio and four counties in Northern Kentucky have been selected for the Comprehensive Primary Care model (CPC+). Announced last month by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, CPC+ is the expansion of an earlier pilot program coordinated by The Health Collaborative that saw its original success right here in our region. Approximately 562 [...]

Relevant Policy Updates

Brought to you by NRHI and The Health Collaborative Through our partnership with NRHI (Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement), we're bringing you relevant policy updates to help you and your organization understand how changes in federal policy affect the delivery and consumption of health and healthcare in our region. Lawmakers return to Washington.  Congress returned [...]

CEO Corner: Payment Reform & the Healthcare Community

CEO Craig Brammer How do Olympic athletes rise to success? They work in partnership with their trainers, coaches, and teammates to pave the best path to victory. Our strategy is similar in that we work with payers, providers, and patients to find winning solutions to healthcare’s most challenging problems. Ultimately that means better healthcare, smarter [...]

Classes You Won’t Want to Miss

The Education Center is proud to offer classes on human trafficking, meaningful use, and health IT privacy and security practices. The impetus behind these classes was generated by member feedback and requests. Below is brief description of each class: Human Trafficking: What Health Care Providers Need to Know: According to a recent NPR Marketplace story, [...]