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OHA 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.

OHA Strategic Plan Map


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


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
  • Economic Sustainability
  • Patient Safety and Quality


Our values focus on:
  • Service to Members
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Team Commitment


Boldly advocate for public policies that empower Ohio hospitals and health systems to serve their communities. 

Economic Sustainability
Ensure the economic sustainability of hospitals and health systems in Ohio through advocacy and strategic analysis. 

Patient Safety and Quality
Lead the nation in quality improvement on key issues as identified by OHA members. 

Awareness and Positioning
Strategically-position OHA as the united voice for hospitals and health systems in Ohio by leveraging our value proposition and communicating the vital role of our members to priority stakeholders. 

Member Value and Engagement 
Increase member engagement and enhance member experience 

Organizational Excellence
Ensure organizational excellence through commitment to the highest standards of operational and administrative practices. 

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