Category Archives: Policy

HPIO Releases Brief on AHCA

The Health Policy Institute of Ohio (HPIO) has released a policy brief highlighting some of the options that Ohio will have if the American Health Care Act is signed in to law. It looks at the healthcare coverage picture in Ohio and areas where the state has flexibility or decision points regarding private health insurance. Continue reading HPIO Releases Brief on AHCA

Tiberi Responds to Letter from OPHA

Congressman Pat Tiberi has responded to a letter from our Executive Director Lois Hall regarding the American Health Care Act. In it, he states that he believes that “Americans deserve a better healthcare system that puts their needs first and provides better access to the tools that put them in charge of their own care.”  Continue reading Tiberi Responds to Letter from OPHA

2017 OPHA Public Policy Institute Focuses on Education

By Carla Hicks: The 2017 OPHA Public Policy Institute took place on April 19th at the State Library. We had a full house with just at 60 individuals attending. The topic for this year was Education-Health: A Vital Intersection, Advocating For Funding, Social Determinants and Equity. Continue reading 2017 OPHA Public Policy Institute Focuses on Education

OPHA Group Meets with Rep. Pat Tiberi

By Dom Frissora, OPHA Past President: On Friday, March 31, representatives from OPHA and four health departments in Ohio’s 12th Congressional District discussed the future of healthcare in Ohio, and the US, with Congressman Pat Tiberi (R-OH 12thDistrict). Tiberi is the Chair of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health. Continue reading OPHA Group Meets with Rep. Pat Tiberi