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HEALTHCARE ACCESS INITIATIVE
The interprofessional training and placement of healthcare professionals
HCA strives to attract, train, and retain additional healthcare providers to serve Medicaid beneficiaries and develop an enhanced workforce to care for Ohio's underserved.LEARN MORE
What does the changing landscape of
healthcare coverage mean for our health?
The premiere Ohio-specific health survey is aimed at
gaining an understanding about the health status of
Ohio's Medicaid and Medicaid-eligible populations.
Quality improvement to
reduce infant mortality
Identifying best practices and using quality
improvement to improve treatment to pregnant
mothers and reduce mortality.
Forecasting healthcare provider supply and demand
Building an analytical engine that provides state health and
human services agencies the technology to forecast Ohio's
overall Medicaid healthcare needs.
Providing data to improve the health
of mothers and infants
OPAS data provides information about pregnancy and the
first few months after birth to identify women and infants
at high risk for health problems.
Our mission is to identify, research, and spread innovative practices to improve access to quality healthcare for all Ohioans through partnerships with healthcare, state, and academic leaders.
HCA Beyond the ClassroomOhio University Perspectives magazine features the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine's Healthcare Access Initiative program. Read about how healthcare professionals are designing a new mind-body program to help clinicians and medical students manage the stress of working with patient trauma.
Maternal Opiate Medical Supports
MOMS is a two-year quality improvement initiative that seeks to improve maternal and fetal health outcomes, improve family stability, and reduce costs of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) to Ohio’s Medicaid program.
Ohio Medicaid Assessment Survey
OMAS provides necessary data to measure the impact of healthcare reform over time, especially issues relevant to the efficient administration of the Ohio Medicaid program.
Ohio Partners for Smoke Free Families
The Ohio Partners for Smoke Free Families (SFF) Quality Improvement (QI) Project aims to improve quality in the implementation of the 5A’s counseling intervention.
- We are staffed by career healthcare and human service research and policy experts.
- We've held leadership positions in state and local government agencies & private sector organizations.
- We have experience working directly with government agencies through MEDTAPP, which links academic research centers to state agencies.
- We draw on the expertise of faculty and staff from Ohio's seven medical colleges and 13 public universities.
- We maintain close working relationships with public and private sector health policy groups, health advocacy groups, and survey research firms.