For the Pursuit

Exceptional Outcomes...
Finest Patient Experiences... Affordable Care

2017 ANNUAL REPORT ChristSteeple

A WORD FROM MIKE KEATING

Left QuotesWhat began in a small house on York Street in the West End has since grown to embody the vision and insight of our founder, James Gamble, of an organization founded in compassion and driven by excellence.

Welcome to our 2017 Annual Report. Right Quotes

Signature of MIKE KEATING

MIKE KEATING

President and CEO

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The Christ Hospital Timeline

  • 1889
  • 1889

    Christ's Hospital is dedicated at 46 York Street in a home donated by James Gamble. Unlike traditional hospital wards of the time, Christ's Hospital's wards have the appearance of a well-kept private dwelling.

  • 1930

    The North Wing is completed, including the hospital's iconic cupola, which has become one of the most enduring and distinctive landmarks on the Cincinnati skyline.

  • 1951

    The Christ Hospital installs the first mechanical kidney in Cincinnati.

  • 1962

    The Christ Hospital opens an intensive care unit, the first of its kind in the area.

  • 1969

    The department of cardiac surgery is formed. A total of 13 open heart procedures are performed in the first year, including the first open heart surgery in the region.

  • 2008

    The Christ Hospital navigates significant change as it transitions to an independent hospital, reestablishing The Christ Hospital Medical Associates, the hospital's primary care physician group.

  • 2010

    An initiative begins to bring care to people in their own neighborhoods. Outpatient Centers open in Anderson and Red Bank, followed by Green Township, Ft. Wright and Montgomery.

  • 2012
    The Christ Hospital Health Network

    The Christ Hospital implements a new brand identity, becoming The Christ Hospital Health Network, to better extend our reach in the community and breadth of services outside the hospital setting. The Christ Hospital Medical Associates is also renamed as The Christ Hospital Physicians.

  • 2015

    The first patient is seen in the Joint & Spine Center, a national healthcare destination, and first of its kind in the region, keeping the continuum of care under one roof.

  • 2018

    The Christ Hospital Medical Center – Liberty Township opens, offering a state-of-the-art family birthing center, emergency room and many other comprehensive services.

  • 2018

Left QuotesThe people who serve at The Christ Hospital are what make it so special. Each and every one of them demonstrates that they have a passion and commitment to serving this community in a way that no other can. The awards we've received are a testament to the people who serve others in this region. It is a privilege for us to provide healthcare to those living in our communities. We've done that for 128 years, and we'll continue to do it for the next 128 years. Right Quotes

DEBBIE HAYES

Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

The Christ Hospital Health Network

Celebrating more than 21 consecutive years as the region's Most Preferred Hospital!

Clinical Excellence

A Year In Innovation & Leadership

INNOVATION

ACTIS

Scott True, M.D., orthopedic surgeon with The Christ Hospital, has debuted a new anterior hip replacement system that has cut down on discomfort and recovery time for patients who are needing a hip replacement.

PROGRAMMATIC GROWTH

GRAIL Trial

Our partnership with GRAIL, a life sciences company devoted to the early detection of cancer, allows us to provide patients access to the Circulating Cell-Free Genome Atlas (CCGA) study.

THE ROLE OF CLINICAL EXCELLENCE

Eugene S. Chung, MD

Dr. Chung is an invasive cardiologist and a nationally recognized heart failure specialist. He is the Director of Heart Failure for both the Ohio Heart and Vascular Center and The Christ Hospital Lindner Center for...
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PATIENT Experience

Watch the videos to hear our patients experiences first hand

  • MICKY's Story

    Navigating a breast cancer diagnosis

    From the moment I walked in the door there was just this genuine and accommodating feeling, even from the receptionist. That has stayed consistent throughout my treatment, from Dr. Cody to his assistant to the nurses to the staff.
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  • Leanne Olshavsky, MD

    PATIENT EXPERIENCE: Women's Health

    "A good patient experience to me means that a patient feels consistently happy and well taken care of. It's ensuring the patient feels that everything possible has been done to keep them and their baby at the center of our attention and care."
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Affordable Care

Access

The cost of care is becoming increasingly important to patients when choosing a healthcare provider. Our team of dedicated staff are continually creating new opportunities that deliver on our mission of providing affordable care.

  • Close
    Orange Blue Circle
  • The Christ Hospital - Main Campus

    2139 Auburn Ave.
    Cincinnati, OH

  • The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Anderson

    7545 Beechmont Ave.
    Cincinnati, OH

  • The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Red Bank

    4440 Red Bank Expwy.
    Cincinnati, OH

  • The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Fort Wright

    1955 Dixie Highway
    Fort Wright, KY

  • The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Green Township

    5885 Harrison Ave.
    Cincinnati, OH

  • The Christ Hospital Medical Center -
    Liberty Township

    6939 Cox Road
    Liberty Township, OH

  • The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Montgomery

    11140 Montgomery Rd
    Cincinnati, OH

COMMUNITY Involvement

Giving back in our communities

We strive to improve the health of the community by providing
exceptional outcomes, the finest patient experiences and affordable care.

We also contribute to the community through financial
giving, volunteering and partnering with local organizations.

$50 Million

Provided to the community*

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917

Highest Student Enrollment for The Christ College of Nursing and Health Sciences

THE CHRIST HOSPITAL FOUNDATION

"Whatever your reason for giving, The Christ Hospital Foundation is grateful and can ensure that your donation dollars are being well utilized for the benefit of patients and families."

SOURCE OF FUNDS

corporations/organizations

Individuals and Organizations

$3,138,960

33%
Foundations

Foundations

$6,327,439

67%

TOTAL FUNDS

$9,466,398

Thanks TO OUR DONORS

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THE CHRIST HOSPITAL Board of Directors

Chairman of THE CHRIST HOSPITAL Board of Directors

George Vincent

Managing Partner, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Chairman of The Christ Hospital Board of Directors

  • Katy Barclay

    Katy Barclay

    Retired, Senior VP of Human Resources, The Kroger Co.

  • Thom Gerdes

    Thom Gerdes

    Chairman,
    PMC SMART Solutions

  • Roger Howe

    Roger Howe

    Retired, CEO,
    Precision Lens

  • Debbie Majoras

    Debbie Majoras

    Chief Legal Officer & Secretary,
    Procter & Gamble

  • Rick Stamler, M.D.

    Rick Stamler, M.D.

    Obstetrics and Gynecologist,
    President The Christ Hospital Medical Staff

  • Kerry Clark

    Kerry Clark

    Retired, CEO,
    Cardinal Health

  • Vickie Buyniski Gluckman

    Vickie Buyniski Gluckman

    Retired, Founder and CEO,
    United Medical Resources, Inc.

  • Mike Keating

    Mike Keating

    President and CEO,
    The Christ Hospital Health Network

  • Jim Devitt, M.D.

    Jim Devitt, M.D.

    Pathologist,
    President-elect The Christ Hospital Medical Staff

  • Rob Heimann

    Rob Heimann

    Director,
    River Cities Capital Funds

  • Jeb Head

    Jeb Head

    President and CEO,
    Atkins & Pearce, Inc.

  • Glen Mayfield

    Glen Mayfield

    Managing Director,
    River Cities Capital Funds

  • Gerry Vehr, M.D.

    Gerry Vehr, M.D.

    Primary Care,
    President-elect, The Christ Hospital Medical Staff

THE CHRIST HOSPITAL Foundation Board

The Christ Hospital Foundation Board is comprised of community and business leaders, philanthropists, and physicians.

Chairman of THE CHRIST HOSPITAL Board of Directors

Vickie Buyniski Gluckman,

Retired, Founder and CEO,
United Medical Resources, Inc.
Chairman of The Christ Hospital Foundation Board

The Christ Hospital Foundation Board is comprised of community and business leaders, philanthropists, and physicians.

  • Rick F. Kammerer

    Rick F. Kammerer

    President,
    The Christ Hospital Foundation

  • John Anning

    John Anning

    Senior Vice President, Investments,
    UBS, Financial Services, Inc.

  • Barbara Bushman

    Barbara Bushman

    Community Volunteer

  • Judy Dalambakis

    Judy Dalambakis

    Community Volunteer

  • Joyce Ferrell, RN, M.Ed.

    Joyce Ferrell, RN, M.Ed.

    Community Volunteer

  • Kim Hartman

    Kim Hartman

    President,
    KLH Business Support, Inc.

  • Debbie Hayes, RN MS MSN NI NEA BC

    Debbie Hayes

    Vice President and
    Chief Operating Officer,
    The Christ Hospital Health Network

  • Jeb Head

    Jeb Head

    President and CEO,
    Atkins & Pearce, Inc.

  • Alma Helpling<

    Alma Helpling

    Vice President and Chief Financial Officer,
    The Christ Hospital Health Network

  • Karyn Hutson

    Karyn Hutson

    Community Volunteer

  • Kathy Jennings

    Kathy Jennings

    Community Volunteer

  • Mike Keating

    Mike Keating

    President and CEO,
    The Christ Hospital Health Network

  • Ray Rost, Jr., M.D.

    Ray Rost, Jr., M.D.

    Radiologist,
    Professional Radiology, Inc.

  • Albert Smitherman

    Albert Smitherman

    President and CEO,
    Jostin Construction, Inc.

  • Shelley Spencer

    Shelley Spencer

    Vice President and
    Chief Marketing Officer,
    The Christ Hospital Health Network

  • George Vincent

    George Vincent

    Managing Partner,
    Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

  • Kathryn A. Weichert, M.D.

    Ann Weichert, M.D.

    Retired, Radiation Oncologist,
    The Christ Hospital Health Network