OACHC's Corporate Partners
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OACHC relies on the support of our OACHC Corporate Partners.  We would like to thank these companies who financially contribute to our efforts to provide services and benefits to Ohio’s Community Health Centers in order to allow them to provide health care and access to all Ohioans.


For more information on how your company can become an OACHC Corporate Partner, contact Samantha Porter.



 Exclusive Corporate Partners




Mary Beth Bayda, Regional Business Development Executive
(614) 327-9860

LabCorp provides leading-edge medical laboratory tests and services through a national network of primary clinical laboratories and specialized Centers of Excellence and offers many benefits, including very competitive fee schedule, exclusively to Community Health Centers.


 Platinum Corporate Partners




Cardinal Health

Erin Orem


Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health is a $101 billion healthcare services company that improves the cost-effectiveness of healthcare. As the business behind healthcare, Cardinal Health helps pharmacies, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, clinical laboratories and physician offices focus on patient care while reducing costs, enhancing efficiency and improving quality. Cardinal Health is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain, providing pharmaceuticals and medical products and services to more than 100,000 points of care locations each day and is also the industry-leading direct-to-home medical supplies distributor. The company is a leading manufacturer of medical and surgical products, including gloves, surgical apparel and fluid management products. In addition, the company operates the nation’s largest network of radiopharmacies that dispense products to aid in the early diagnosis and treatment of disease. Ranked #19 on the Fortune 500, Cardinal Health employs more than 34,000 people worldwide. More information about the company may be found at cardinalhealth.com and @CardinalHealth on Twitter.





Mary Beth Carlson


CareSource is a nonprofit health care plan that serves more than 434,000 consumers in Ohio and more than 104,000 Hoosier Healthwise consumers in Indiana. CareSource covers all required services and offers extra benefits such as a 24-hour nurse hotline, additional programs for pregnant members and transportation to doctor's appointments.



Shawn Frick


Centerprise connects you to team insights built with over more than 50 years of healthcare and center management. Created out of Ohio’s largest FQHC, we opened for business in 2014. We are the experts, community health centers and their national and state associations, call on for leading-edge expertise, education and training on successful health center operation in a highly regulated, competitive and dynamic environment. 


Tim Sheley, Executive Vice President

Jackson Physician Search is a full service, dedicated health care provider search firm. JPS recruits all types of physicians, mid levels and dentists. JPS has been a leading recruiter in the health care space for over 40 years and is a national firm allowing JPS to give each Community Health Center to have a national presence for each search. JPS parent company, Jackson Healthcare, has two locum tenens companies if you also need help with temporary staffing. Please feel free to contact Tim Sheley at 770-643-5554 for any questions.      


Brittany Hawkins 

NextGen — Empowering CHCs with Fully Integrated Technology NextGen Healthcare provides powerful electronic health records (EHR) and enterprise practice management (EPM) software designed to accommodate the unique needs of community health centers (CHCs).  NextGen® EHR and NextGen EPM software can be implemented as a fully integrated solution or as stand-alone applications. Implemented in well over 200 non-profit health center locations nationwide, the NextGen system is designed to meet your unique clinical and administrative needs.




Paramount Advantage

Dale Ocheske, Director Public Programs & Government Relations

Paramount Advantage (Paramount) is a Medicaid managed care plan that has been contracted with the State of Ohio since 1993 to facilitate healthcare services for eligible Medicaid consumers. Paramount is the only Ohio Medicaid managed care plan that is part of a non-profit, integrated delivery system, ProMedica, which is locally owned and operated with headquarters based in Toledo Ohio. As an affiliate of ProMedica, Paramount is committed to the health and well-being of our members and getting care right in Ohio.




UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Ohio

Shunda Young, Provider Advocate

UnitedHealthCare Community Plan is a Managed Care Plan that provides quality healthcare for individuals on Medicaid including covered families and children (Healthy Start and Healthy Families Medicaid) and Aged, Blind and Disabled Medicaid.


Gold Corporate Partners


Alta Partners, LLC

Stanley J. Kasmarcak, CPA

Alta Partners, LLC, Westlake, Ohio, provides physician billing, practice management, and practice consulting services.  Founded in 2000, Alta Partners supports OHA hospitals by performing billing services to over 300 providers throughout Ohio and assisting hospital clients in improving their revenue cycle, practice management, and practice financial performance. 

Buckeye Community Health Plan

Lisa Hunt, Provider Network Specialist

Buckeye Community Health Plan is a managed care organization contracted with the State of Ohio's Department of Job and Family Services to serve Medicaid and other government services program members. Buckeye has developed the expertise to work with Medicaid members to improve their health status and quality of life. 



GBS Corp.

Gregg Fine, Executive Director of Marketing & Business Development

330.797.2700 ext 2313



 GBS specializes in providing healthcare organizations maximum practice efficiency by integrating and automating all phases of clinical, financial and administrative operations. GBS has been providing healthcare solutions (Revenue Cycle Management, Practice Management, Electronic Health Records, Patient Identification, Enhanced Patient Registration and IT Infrastructure Hosting Solutions & Services…) since our inception, and currently services over 30,000 healthcare professionals nationwide through 2,500 software installations.



Germane Solutions

Steve Weinman, Vice President, Germane Solutions


Germane Solutions is an industry-leading national consulting firm providing expertise in Graduate Medical Education (GME), public health and the Community Health Center program. The rapid growth of our FQHC-related business led to our recent acquisition of the experienced group of subject matter experts, now operating as FQHC Germane (www.FQHC.org). The FQHC Germane team brings decades of multi-faceted FQHC experience to a variety of clients in the health care industry, including FQHCs, Look-Alikes, PCAs, hospital systems, behavioral health centers, academic institutions, health departments, clinically integrated networks, Ryan White programs, and medical practices.  The addition of FQHC Germane to the Germane Solutions team allows us to provide a full range of services to our many health center, PCA, and HCCN Clients.



Bobby Brandenstein



Serving the continuum of care from healthcare system to end user. Medline is the largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of medical supplies uniquely positioned to provide products, education and support across the continuum of care. Our ability to bring best practices from one care setting to another — from large healthcare systems and independent physician practices to home health patients and their families, is what sets us apart.

Our team is made up of clinicians, researchers, engineers, financial experts and 1,200 direct sales representatives with outstanding expertise. They know the healthcare business from the bottom up and top down.

Molina Healthcare

TaKeysha Sheppard Cheney, Director of Community Engagement
1.800.357.0146 ext 212538


Molina Healthcare, Inc., is among the most experienced managed healthcare companies serving patients who have traditionally faced barriers to quality healthcare-including individuals covered under Medicaid, the Healthy Families Program, the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and other government-sponsored health insurance programs.


Silver Corporate Partners


Preferred Benefits Services

Brian Lenzo, Group Benefits Specialist

Preferred Benefits is the administrator of OACHC's group health insurance program and offers health, dental, vision, life and disability benefits.



Bronze Corporate Partners




Cynthia Botello, Analyst, Experiential Marketing

athenahealth is the most universally-connected healthcare network in the country. Everything we do is to enhance the experience and outcomes of healthcare. Today, we connect 111,000 providers & 106 million patients through clinical and financial services like electronic health records, population health tools, revenue cycle management, and care coordination.

Azara Healthcare

Chris Neal, National Account Director


Azara Healthcare is a leading provider of data-driven reporting and analytics for the Community Health marketplace. Azara solutions empower Community Health Centers, Primary Care Associations and Health Center Controlled Networks to improve the quality and efficiency of care delivery through actionable data. 

BKD CPAs & Advisors

Glenn Grigsby, Senior Managing Consultant


BKD CPAs & Advisors serves more than 200 community health centers and FQHC clients throughout the US.  BKD professionals provide a variety of services, including reimbursement strategies, operations management, strategic positioning, compliance and corporate integrity, as well as audit, tax, cost reports and HIPAA assistance.


Clark Schaefer Hackett, CPAs and Business Consultants

Jesse Young, Principal


Clark Schaefer Hackett advisors use their extensive experience in the healthcare and not-for-profit fields to bring in-depth knowledge to our FQHC clients. Our strong client base of both FQHCs and Behavioral Health Care entities means we understand your compliance requirements, Medicaid reimbursement methodologies, and operational best practices.
Beyond compliance needs, FQHCs often seek to strengthen internal controls, improve operating efficiencies, and maintain financial stability. Our advisors can help you achieve these desired outcomes, so you can continue to provide quality care in your community.

Commonwealth Purchasing Group

Crystal Harrison, Member Resource Consultant

CPG is the leading group purchasing organization for community health centers and other non-profit organizations, providing cost savings on the products, supplies, services and equipment used every single day. Endorsed by the OACHC for assisting community health centers in Ohio, CPG has enabled Ohio community health centers to better stretch their dollars and at no cost as membership within CPG is free. Contact Crystal Harrison at charrison@cwpurchasing.com to learn more today.   


Greenway Health 

Troy Walls

Greenway Health enables providers to successfully navigate the changing industry and make patient-driven care a reality. We are your partner and single vendor for all Healthcare IT and revenue cycle services. Comprising 10 percent of the ambulatory Healthcare IT market, we partner with more than 10,000 organizations and 75,000 progressive providers who embrace the future of value-based medicine.


Brian Kennedy, VP of Marketing
The Inline Group provides internal recruiters with candidates to interview, hire and on-board. The Inline Group creates a comprehensive marketing plan, including customized websites, PURL Email and Mail Campaigns, regional email campaigns and targeted phone calls, designed specifically for each facility. We market our clients to the top job seekers every day. We use the latest technology to reach information savvy candidates, contacting and talking to thousands of candidates each week. Once we market our clients nationally, then we screen those candidates to our clients parameters. Those matches are shared directly with the internal hiring authority at the facility who is the expert on the facility, opportunity and community. This partnership ensures the maximum exposure for the client, yet does not waste the client or the candidate's time. All of our services are included in a small monthly subscription fee, with No Placement Fee, no additional charges for marketing and no charge for multiple positions. There are thousands of opportunities available in the market today. Who is promoting your job to the market of candidates on a daily basis? If you are a client of The Inline Group, the answer is, "We Are!" 

Relias Learning

Lucas Michaels

 Relias Learning offers online learning, staff compliance training and continuing education for behavioral health, mental health, addiction treatment, community health, developmental disability, community action and child welfare organizations.  Relias learning offers OACHC members significant discounts to access their online courses.



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