Policy Issues

Health Care Delivery System Change

Medical Debt


  • Patient Centered Medical Homes:

An advocate toolkit on patient centered medical homes, with national consumer principles and a series of fact sheets for consumers can be found at:
www.nationalpartnership.org/medicalhome and http://www.nationalpartners.com/

The national Campaign for Better Care has a “Yardstick” by which to measure any new model of care that claims to be “patient-centered” or provide better care coordination.

  • Payment Reform:

Changing payment policies to get better care at lower costs:
Ohio Campaign for Better Care developed consumer principles for payment reform.

  • Balancing Long Term Care:



The Health Policy Institute of Ohio has released a series of six fact sheets on the impact of reform in Ohio.

The fact sheets, each of which relates to coverage expansion, cover the following topics:

If you have any questions or comments about the Web site, the fact sheets or any other HPIO work, please feel free to contact Nick Wiselogel, Communications Manager, at 614.224.4950 x310 or at nwiselogel@hpio.net.