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Welcome to the Ohio Hospital Association


Established in 1915, OHA is the nation’s first state-level hospital association.OHA exists to collaborate with member hospitals and health systems to ensure a healthy Ohio. OHA currently represents 220 hospitals and 13 health systems throughout Ohio. The association is governed by a 20-member Board of Trustees with representation from small and large hospitals, teaching facilities and health care systems with a committee and task force structure.
 

Mission

OHA exists to collaborate with member hospitals and health systems to ensure a healthy Ohio.
 

Vision 

OHA speaks with one unified voice for all Ohio hospitals and health systems and leads the effort in developing a high quality, sustainable system by focusing on: Advocacy, Patient Safety & Quality, and Economic Sustainability.
 

Strategic Plan

After completing a member-driven, collaborative planning initiative, the Ohio Hospital Association Board of Trustees approved the 2016-2018 strategic plan for OHA. The strategic plan was developed collaboratively by OHA members, staff and the Board. Click here to view the plan. 

I am confident as we all embark on this new strategy that it will increase OHA’s advocacy clout and enhance quality and patient safety for Ohio hospitals. It will also help all of our members achieve economic sustainability. – OHA President and CEO, Mike Abrams

OHA will dedicate a significant amount of focus and resources to these mission-critical initiatives over the next 3-5 years:

  • Advocacy
  • Economic Sustainability
  • Patient Safety and Quality

 

Board of Trustees

Governed by a 20-member Board of Directors with representation from small and large  hospitals, teaching facilities and health care systems with a committee and task force structure. Click here to view the Board of Trustees.
 

Committees

OHA committees and task forces help guide OHA’s positions on various health care topics. View the 9 committees.
 

Staff Directory

View a list of OHA employees and their bios.
 

Allied Hospital Associations

OHA works closely with the following hospital associations:

  • Akron Regional Hospital Association

  • Center for Health Affairs

  • Central Ohio Hospital Council

  • Greater Cincinnati Health Council

  • Greater Dayton Area Hospital Association

  • Hospital Council of Northwest Ohio

  • Ohio Children’s Hospital Association
     

Working for OHA

At the Ohio Hospital Association we are committed to maintaining an environment of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action. If you need a reasonable accommodation to access the information provided on this web site, please contact OHA, at (614) 221-7614, for further assistance.To read the full OHA policy, click here.

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Contact Us

155 East Broad Street, Suite 301
Columbus, OH 43215-3640
614.221.7614 (phone)
614.221.4771 (fax)


 

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