Community Benefit

2012 Community Benefit Report

Improving Pregnancy Outcomes
Improving Pregnancy Outcomes

The Centering Pregnancy program at UH MacDonald Women’s Hospital provides at-risk moms-to-be with group-based health assessment, education and support services. Participants learn from each other, resulting in significant reductions in preterm birth rates and incidence of low-birth-weight babies. Read More...

EMS Training Saves Lives
EMS Training Saves Lives

The UH EMS training & Disaster Preparedness Institute has trained first responders to help people like heart attack victim Roger Norris. The UH trained EMS squad took immediate action and performed lifesaving CPR on Mr. Norris aboard a speeding ambulance. At UH Geauga Medical Center, they seamlessly transitioned his care to cardiac care specialists. Read More...

Stay Well
Stay Well

Priscilla Crespo and her son, Victor, attended a UH-sponsored Stay Well program and were surprised to learn they both had dangerously high blood pressure. UH health professionals connected with Priscilla and Victor and guided them toward lifestyle changes that dramatically improved their health. Read More...

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2012 Total Community Benefit Contribution

This chart totals $285 million. This amount is reduced by $12 million received through the Hospital Care Assurance Program for a net Community Benefit of $273 million.

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