Angel Flight East
Provides free, volunteer-based, non-emergency air transportation to medical treatment for people who lack access to transportation for financial or medical reasons. Services communities in 14 northeastern states and provides flights up to 1,000 miles.
Appalachian Regional Commission
A regional economic development agency that represents a
partnership of federal, state, and local government.
Supports the economic and social development throughout
West Virginia and parts of 12 other states: Alabama,
Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North
Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee,
and Virginia. Includes grants and funding, research, data,
Health Policy Institute of Ohio
Informs Ohio health policy by forecasting health trends,
analyzing key health issues, and communicating current
research to policymakers, state agencies, and other
decision-makers. Includes publications and tools.
A Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) working with patients, providers, and government agencies to improve the health of people in Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Rhode Island, and Vermont. Also provides technical support on identified high-priority issues to rural hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals, and other acute care facilities serving vulnerable populations.
North Central Regional Center for Rural Development
One of four regional rural development centers in the U.S.
that works with extension professionals, researchers, and
partners to enhance rural development outcomes. Serves a 12-state area in the North Central region which includes North
Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Minnesota, Iowa,
Missouri, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio.
Ohio Association of Community Action Agencies
Works to help those in poverty or crisis. Offers
programs on workforce development, adult education,
transportation, home buying and rental assistance,
weatherization and energy assistance, food pantries, summer
lunch programs, and health screenings.
Ohio Association of Community Health Centers
Works to ensure equal access to healthcare for all Ohio
residents. Represents community health centers in Ohio,
including migrant, homeless, and public housing health
centers. Serves as the Ohio Primary Care Association.
Provides advocacy, education, training, and events for
Ohio Department of Health
Works to protect and improve the health of all Ohio
residents. Consists of the Bureau of Environmental Health
and Radiation Protection, Bureau of Infectious Diseases,
Bureau of Maternal and Child Health, Bureau of Public
Health Laboratory, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Office of
Health Improvement and Wellness, and others.
Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Offers programs regarding adoption, kinship, foster care,
child care, child support, protective services, financial
assistance, healthcare, food stamps, career counseling,
education and training, assistance with finding a job, and
information on unemployment compensation.
Ohio Emergency Medical Services
Responsible for the education, certification, and
investigation of all emergency medical service (EMS) and
fire service providers in the state of Ohio. Offers grants,
training, education, and resources.
Ohio Hospital Association
Represents small and large hospitals, teaching facilities,
and healthcare systems throughout Ohio. Offers advocacy,
opportunities for education, conferences, and events for
member hospitals. Focuses on patient safety and quality,
economic sustainability, and hospital advocacy.
Ohio Primary Care Office
Coordinates local, state, and federal resources to address
healthcare workforce issues and improve the delivery of
primary care in Ohio. Administers multiple workforce
programs, including: National Health Service Corps
Scholarship and Loan Repayment Programs, Ohio Physician
Loan Repayment Program, Ohio Dentist and Dental Hygienist
Loan Repayment Program, J-1 Visa Waiver Program, and Ohio
Primary Care Workforce Initiative.
Ohio Public Health Association
Works to improve health and reduce illness and chronic
disease for Ohio residents. Supports continuing education,
mentoring programs, and networking with public health
Ohio State Office of Rural Health
Works to strengthen rural healthcare delivery systems
across Ohio. Coordinates rural health initiatives statewide
by collecting rural health information, coordinating
resources, providing technical assistance, and encouraging
recruitment and retention.
Upper Midwest Telehealth Resource Center
One of the telehealth resource centers funded by the
federal Office for the Advancement of Telehealth (OAT).
Assists healthcare organizations, healthcare networks, and
healthcare providers in the implementation of
cost-effective telehealth programs to serve rural and
medically underserved areas and populations. Includes
Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and Ohio.