After a long, thorough and thoughtful review aided by an external consultant, we have decidedthat OhioHealth is the ideal partner for MedCentral. We are very much alike in our mission,vision and commitment to our patients, staff and the communities we serve. We feel like this isa very natural fit and look forward to working with OhioHealth."
“MedCentral and OhioHealth
have remarkably similar beliefs and cultures which means that,together, we can be successful not only at
we do but
we do it," said Dave Blom,
president and CEO of OhioHealth. “
We see MedCentral not simply as a new member of theOhioHealth family, but as a regional hub for healthcare services in Richland County and beyond. We fully expect to make significant investments in Richland County to enhancecurrent facilities, add new facilities where appropriate and to vigorously recruit new physiciansto the community. We see a very bright future together for MedCentral and OhioHealth."By becoming part of OhioHealth, MedCentral would become an integral part of one of thehighest performing healthcare systems in the nation across a broad array of metrics important to patients, physicians, employers, payors and communities.
Recent OhioHealth Accomplishments
OhioHealth was recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the top five largehealth systems in America for 2013.
OhioHealth has been ranked on FORTUNE magazine's list of "100 Best Companies toWork For" for seven consecutive years.
OhioHealth, a not-for-profit healthcare system, is one of only a handful of healthcaresystems in America to receive AA financial ratings from all three ratings agencies.
OhioHealth provided more charity care in central Ohio than all other healthcare systemscombined.
In Press-Ganey physician satisfaction surveys, OhioHealth has been ranked either firstor second in the country for the past four years."This partnership will allow MedCentral to enhance its position as a regional healthcare provider and strengthen its physician platform," said Eichinger
OhioHealth will commitsubstantial capital and resources to this community for a new medical office building and newsurgical suites at MedCentral/Mansfield Hospital; and other improvements as well as a robust