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SHO Continues Collective Focus on Telehealth

October 21, 2019 / Comments Off on SHO Continues Collective Focus on Telehealth

The SHO hospitals continue to work together to address the advent of telehealth services in our communities. Launched in early 2017 on a shared platform called myVirtualHealthVisit, nine SHO hospitals have been party to a collective agreement with American Well to offer video visits to patients.  This group agreement through SHO has allowed the participating…

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SHO Readies Behavioral Health Integration Model

October 21, 2019 / Comments Off on SHO Readies Behavioral Health Integration Model

To overcome access barriers to behavioral healthcare and to assist primary care providers in the management of commonly encountered behavioral health diagnoses, SHO has identified an opportunity to introduce a Behavioral Health Integration model of care. This model is an evidence-based, patient-centered, team-care approach allowing primary care and psychiatrist providers to collaborate, linked by a behavioral care manager…

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

October 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

Please join us in welcoming these new additions to the clinical teams at the SHO hospitals. Dr. Mason Copeland joins the team at Hancock Health in Greenfield as a PRN Nocturnist. Dr. Charles Rice joins Hendricks Regional Health in Danville. Dr. Rice is a Gastroenterologist. Dr. Kathryn Freeman joins Riverview Health in Noblesville to practice…

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SHO’s Physician Leadership Series 2019-2020

October 18, 2019 / Comments Off on SHO’s Physician Leadership Series 2019-2020

Suburban Health Organization (SHO) is mid-way through the third Physician Leadership Series (PLS).  Healthcare reform has positioned hospitals and physicians to collaborate in bringing medicine and management together.  SHO has gathered national and local experts to provide physicians and advance practice providers with an introduction to financial, strategic, and leadership topics over an 18-month program.…

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SHO Hosts Hospital Board and Leadership Retreat

March 18, 2019 / Comments Off on SHO Hosts Hospital Board and Leadership Retreat

In January, SHO hosted the second Suburban Health Organization Board and Leadership Retreat. This retreat was designed for the hospital board members as well as physician and hospital leadership.  The purpose of this one-day retreat was to: Hear from national speaker on “Systemness” and Integration Learn about the key strategic initiatives for SHO in 2019 Engage…

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SHO Launches Speakers Bureau

March 18, 2019 / Comments Off on SHO Launches Speakers Bureau

SHO’s Continuing Education (CE) program develops continuing education activities for physicians, nurses, social workers, and other allied health professionals.  SHO’s CE program offers live activities, webinars, and on demand activities. In an effort to share the expertise offered by SHO hospitals, physicians, and affiliates, we are developing a Speaker’s Bureau for SHO member hospitals. Individuals…

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SHO Continuing Education Congratulates Graduates and Introduces New Programs

September 26, 2018 / Comments Off on SHO Continuing Education Congratulates Graduates and Introduces New Programs

SHO congratulates graduates of the second Physician Leadership Series, held on June 12, 2018. Twenty-one physicians and a nurse practitioner from Hancock Health, Henry Community Health, Major Health Partners, Riverview Health, Rush Memorial Hospital, and Witham Health Services successfully completed the series. SHO’s Physician Leadership Series introduced participants to collaboration concepts in bringing medicine, management,…

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Margaret Mary Health Launches New School-Based Telehealth Services with SHO’s myVirtualHealthVisit

September 26, 2018 / Comments Off on Margaret Mary Health Launches New School-Based Telehealth Services with SHO’s myVirtualHealthVisit

On August 1, Margaret Mary Health launched a new telehealth service for South Ripley Schools that connects the school nurse with a pediatrician at the hospital to diagnose and treat minor injuries and acute illnesses. Parents are also able to join the video visits remotely without leaving work. This application of myVirtualHealthVisit, SHO’s telehealth platform…

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Long Term Care Collaborations Welcomes Johnson Memorial Health

May 24, 2018 / 0 Comments

In March, SHO’s Long Term Care Collaborations team welcomed a fifth hospital into the program. Johnson Memorial Health is the newest addition to the hospitals represented in the program. SHO’s Long Term Care Collaborations Team works with the hospitals to: Create programs to support and enhance the quality of care delivered in nursing homes Identify…

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SHO’s Team is Growing

May 24, 2018 / 0 Comments

Over the past few months we’ve welcomed several new team members to SHO. Below is more information about each of our new team members. Mary Dean joined SHO’s credentialing team as the Medical Staff Credentialing Coordinator. She works closely with four of the SHO hospitals to assist with collecting and verifying the information needed to…

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