TriHealth and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Ohio today announced that, as a result of a joint value-based care agreement launched in 2014, southwest Ohio consumers experienced increased preventive healthcare and lower costs.
The Leapfrog Group, a Washington D.C-based organization aiming to improve health care quality and safety for consumers and purchasers, today released the new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades and four TriHealth hospitals received ‘A’ grades.
TriHealth’s Good Samaritan Hospital announced today that is the first hospital in the Midwest and the third in the country to earn The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Brain Tumor Certification.
TriHealth has opened its fourth Priority Care location in the Oxford McCullough-Hyde Medical Building at 5151 Morning Sun Road. TriHealth Priority Care provides unscheduled, walk-in care for non-emergency illness and injuries.
With consistent focus on improving the patient experience and population health and reducing costs, TriHealth prioritizes collaboration inside and outside their own walls to accomplish organizational goals. Observing the large and growing number of skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), they recognized that forming a joint effort with external, non-affiliated facilities was critical to achieving the Triple Aim. The organization wrestled with the time-consuming challenge of capturing SNF performance data. Selection of a SNF at discharge was based on “perceived quality” versus actual quality metrics, which added to the challenge at hand.
This year, TriHealth and Hamilton County Safe Communities are partnering with all Hamilton County law enforcement agencies and the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to get drunk drivers off the roads and help save lives. The high-visibility national enforcement campaign, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over, runs from August 17 through September 3, 2018. During this period, local law enforcement will show zero tolerance for drunk driving. Increased State and national messages about the dangers of driving impaired, coupled with enforcement and increased officers on the road, aim to drastically reduce drunk driving on our nation’s roadways.
TriHealth announced they are partnering with BrightView, a local outpatient addiction medicine practice to help assist TriHealth providers with questions regarding treatment for and care of patients with opioid use disorders.
TriHealth announced plans for a new 88,000-square-foot expansion on the Good Samaritan Western Ridge Ambulatory Campus in Green Township. The project, which will result in a 141,000-square-foot outpatient medical campus.
Mutual of Omaha and Lumeris, the industry leader in value-based
care, today announced they will launch new Medicare Advantage (MA) plans to
deliver health care and promote wellness to seniors across greater Cincinnati
with the help of two local health care systems, TriHealth and St. Elizabeth Healthcare.