Hospital Directory Featured

8:00pm EDT May 26, 2009

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Ohio

4361 Irwin Simpson Road
Mason, OH 45040
(513) 336-2870
www.anthem.com
Erin Hoeflinger
President
About
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Ohio offers large networks of physicians, specialists and hospitals. The company focuses on preventive screenings, providing programs and information to help manage chronic health conditions and services. It has more than 400,000 enrollees in the area.
Key products
HMO, PPO, point of service

CareSource

One Dayton Centre
One South Main St.
Dayton, OH 45409
(937) 224-3300
www.caresource-ohio.com
Pamela Morris
President and CEO
About
CareSource is based in Ohio and initiated the state’s first Medicaid managed care program in the Dayton area. The company is the largest Medicaid managed health care plan in Ohio with nearly 640,000 members. CareSource provides a full spectrum of services for the administration of public-sector health care programs, serving more than 500,000 Medicaid consumers.
Key products
HMO

Aetna

205 W. Fourth St., Suite 1000
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 579-3385
www.aetna.com
Jonathan Hendrix
Vice president
About
Aetna provides a broad range of insurance and employee benefits products that are tailored to small, midsized and large multinational employers. It is one of the nation’s leaders in health care, dental, pharmacy, group life and disability insurance, and employee benefits.
Key products
HMO, PPO, point of service, Medicare

Dental Care Plus Group

100 Crowne Point Place
Cincinnati, OH 45241
(513) 554-1100
www.dentalcareplus.com
Anthony Cook
President
About
The Dental Care Plus Group offers dental coverage to Cincinnati residents, priced fairly with flexible plan designs and provider access. The company offers the benefits of proper dental health through the member’s dentist of choice.
Key products
Dental HMO

HealthSpan

225 Pictoria Drive, Suite 320
Cincinnati, OH 45246
(513) 551-1400
www.healthspannetwork.com
Kenneth Page
President
About
HealthSpan is a leading provider-owned and independent network of hospitals, physicians and ancillary services in the tri-state region. The network includes all area hospitals and 98 percent of area physicians. The company serves employer groups that are either self-funded or fully insured. Employers offering the plan have minimal to no disruption in service since the network’s inception.
Key products
PPO

Humana of Ohio

655 Eden Park Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 784-5200
www.humana.com
Tim Cappel
President
About
Humana is one of the nation’s largest publicly traded health and supplemental benefits companies, with approximately 10.4 million medical members, including more than 300,000 in the Cincinnati area. Humana is a full-service benefits solutions company, offering a wide array of health and supplemental benefit plans for employer groups, government programs and individuals.
Key products
HMO, PPO, point of service

Medical Mutual of Ohio

300 Business Way, Suite 370
Cincinnati, OH 45241
(513) 684-8180
www.medmutual.com
Rick Chiricosta
President and CEO
About
Medical Mutual of Ohio offers insurance for businesses with two to 20,000 employees. It recently ranked highest in member satisfaction with health plans in Ohio, according to the J.D. Power and Associates. As a mutual company, its policyholders own Medical Mutual.
Key products
HMO, PPO, point of service

UnitedHealthcare of Ohio

9050 Centre Point Drive, Suite 400
West Chester, OH 45069
(513) 603-6200
www.unitedhealthcare.com
Paul Brophy
Executive director
of Southwest Ohio
About
UnitedHealthcare of Ohio, a subsidiary of UnitedHealth Group, provides health insurance products and related services to members in Ohio. The company provides coverage to Medicare beneficiaries through the Medicare Advantage program and is one of the largest health insurers in the U.S.
Key products
Point of service/exclusive provider

Bethesda North Hospital

10500 Montgomery Road
Cincinnati, OH 45242
(513) 745-1111
www.trihealth.com
Sher McClanahan
Chief operating officer
About
Bethesda North Hospital is an acute and tertiary care hospital that provides a wide range of services to individuals and families throughout the northeast corridor of Cincinnati and Warren County. Originally established as a community satellite facility, Bethesda North is now the fourth-largest hospital in Cincinnati, offering comprehensive care.
Key services
Heart and vascular care, robotic-assisted surgery, digestive diseases, maternity, trauma

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

3333 Burnet Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45229
(513) 636-4200
www.cincinnatichildrens.org
James Anderson
President and CEO
About
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital is an institution nationally recognized for excellence in diagnosing and treating complex pediatric diseases. The hospital serves patients from across the country and around the world.
Key services
Abdominal and digestive issues, brain, spinal chord and nerve conditions, liver care, mental health

Cincinnati VA Medical Center

3200 Vine St.
Cincinnati, OH 45220
(513) 861-3110
www.cincinnati.med.va.gov
Linda Smith
Medical center director
About
The Cincinnati VA Medical Center serves the health care needs of veterans by providing medical, dental and nuclear medical care. The center created a Mobile Health Unit called Vet Express, which launched in May to serve medical needs of Cincinnati veterans off-campus.
Key services
Dental, vision, mental, laboratory, nuclear medicine

Good Samaritan Hospital

375 Dixmyth Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45220
(513) 872-1400
www.trihealth.com
David Dornheggen
Chief operating officer
About
Good Samaritan Hospital offers a wide range of clinical, educational, preventive and social programs. It is the oldest and largest private teaching and specialty health care facility in Cincinnati. The hospital opened under the sponsorship of the Sisters of Charity and is a member of TriHealth, a joint operating agreement between Catholic Health Initiatives and Bethesda Inc.
Key services
Newborn programs, cardiac care, vascular programs, surgery programs, robotics surgery

St. Elizabeth Medical Center

One Medical Village Dr.
Edgewood, OH 41017
(859) 310-2000
www.stelizabeth.com
Joseph Gross
President and CEO
About
The St. Elizabeth Medical Center provides comprehensive care that improves the health of the community. The hospital launched a two-pronged initiative with a mobile health unit to serve patients off campus and a new medical imaging device to better diagnose and prevent heart disease and stroke in patients.
Key services
Cancer care, cardiac care, diabetes, behavioral health, emergency depart ment

The Christ Hospital

2139 Auburn Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45219
(513) 585-2000
www.thechristhospital.com
Susan Croushore
Executive director
About
The Christ Hospital is a 555-bed, not-for-profit acute care facility. It is consistently recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s top hospitals and has been named Cincinnati’s Most Preferred Hospital for 13 consecutive years by National Research Corp.
Key services
Cardiovascular, spine treatment, women’s health, cancer, behavioral medicine, orthopedics, emergency care, kidney transplant

The Jewish Hospital

4777 E. Galbraith Rd.
Cincinnati, OH 45236
(513) 686-3000
www.jewishhospitalcincinnati.com
Aurora Lambert
Senior vice president
About
The Jewish Hospital is an acute care hospital located in Cincinnati’s northeast suburbs. It was established in 1850 as the first Jewish hospital in the United States and is part of the Health Alliance, an integrated health care delivery system. It has the only adult bone marrow transplant program in the tri-state area.
Key services
Inpatient/outpatient surgery, treatment and therapy, imaging, endoscopy, emergency services

University Hospital

234 Goodman St.
Cincinnati, OH 45219
(513) 584-1000
www.universityhospitalcincinnati.com
Lee Ann Liska
Executive director
About
University Hospital opened in 1823 as the country’s first teaching hospital. Many physicians at UH are also faculty physicians at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, one of the top 50 medical schools in the country. University Hospital has been ranked in U.S. News and World Report’s Best Hospitals in America listing for eight consecutive years.
Key services
Burn unit, adult cystic fibrosis program, behavioral health, cardiovascular care, fetal care