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SHO Direct

SHO Direct is a new network design created for Indiana employers. It brings together 10 high-quality, low-cost community health systems that work together to expand  access to care and lower costs for employees and employers.

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Provider Recruitment

Suburban Health Organization (SHO) is a leader in Indiana and Indianapolis area provider recruitment and offers physician practice opportunities in systems in suburban and rural locations.

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Continuing Education

Suburban Health Organization is accredited by the Indiana State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education to physicians.  Additional programs available for nurses.

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Population Health

Suburban Health Organization works to position its hospital members and the patients they serve for success under risk-based reimbursement models while improving the health of our communities.

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Expense Reduction

SHO hospitals work together to reduce operating expenses by leveraging economies of scale through shared service and group purchasing arrangements.

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Clinical Integration

SHO hospitals work together to achieve shared clinical goals through provider education, shared provider opportunities, and accountable care arrangements aimed toward increased quality outcomes and decreasing cost of care.

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Online Doctor Visits

myVirtualHealthVisit allows patients to connect with doctors for video visits over mobile and web. myVirtualHealthVisit includes customized urgent care practices for 10 hospitals in addition to emerging virtual health services.

Suburban Health Organization serves its owners by providing a collaborative forum to facilitate desired integrations and outcomes, while allowing care to remain local and preserving deep-rooted ties to hospital communities.

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Suburban Health Organization is an organization composed of twelve Indiana hospitals working together to promote quality, efficiency and patient access in the communities they serve. We support our hospitals, our physicians and the communities they serve through the development of strategic initiatives and shared services. From quality initiatives and provider recruitment, to managed care contracting, and a risk retention group, the strength and diversity of these services help make our hospitals and physicians one of the leading provider networks in Indiana.

Our owners include Goshen Health, Hancock Health, Hendricks Regional Health, Henry Community Health, Johnson Memorial Health, Logansport Memorial Hospital, Major Health Partners, Margaret Mary Health, Marion General Hospital, Riverview Health, Rush Memorial Hospital, and Witham Health Services. Our owners regularly collaborate with the following tertiary systems for patient care and community based health initiatives: Community Health Network, Franciscan Health, Indiana University Health, and St. Vincent Health, Inc.

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SHO Celebrates Physician Leadership Series 2019-2020 Graduates

Suburban Health Organization (SHO) celebrated the completion of its’ third Physician Leadership Series (PLS), held on August 11, 2020. Nineteen physicians from Goshen Health, Hancock Health, Hendricks Regional Health, Henry Community Health, Major Health Partners, and Witham Health Services successfully completed the series.

The PLS introduces physicians and advanced practitioners to collaboration concepts in bringing medicine, management, and leadership skills together. It provided a well-rounded introduction to financial, strategic, and leadership topics. The series included eight sessions over a 20-month period. National and local guest speakers presented on physician leadership, finance, emotional intelligence, informatics, population health, risk management, patient safety, value-based purchasing, human resources, health law, continuous improvement, and negotiation. The third series was conducted from February 2019 to August 2020. Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic, the April and June sessions were combined and held virtually in August to accommodate all participants, keeping safety in mind. In addition to engaging in this interactive series, participants worked in teams to develop outstanding quality improvement projects to benefit their hospitals, thus improving patient outcomes. These projects were presented virtually to an audience of their peers, hospital CEOs, and other healthcare leaders.

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News and Updates

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Welcome to the Newest Providers Placed through SHO’s Recruitment Program

September 22, 2020 |

Please join us in welcoming these new additions to the…

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Welcome to SHO’s Newest Members, Logansport Memorial Hospital and Marion General Hospital

August 24, 2020 | Comments Off on Welcome to SHO’s Newest Members, Logansport Memorial Hospital and Marion General Hospital

As SHO launches a new year of strategic initiatives and…

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SHO Continues Collective Focus on Telehealth

October 23, 2019 | Comments Off on SHO Continues Collective Focus on Telehealth

The SHO hospitals continue to work together to address the…

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