Partners for Kids is a physician hospital organization (PHO) currently composed over 900 physicians caring for children and adolescents, including primary care physicians, pediatricians, specialty care providers and our sponsoring hospital, Nationwide Children’s Hospital.
Since 1994, our network has offered a comprehensive range of health care services to health plans under our managed care agreements. Our primary goal is to improve quality and access for the patients who we jointly serve throughout the Central and Southeastern Ohio regions.
As a joint contracting entity, the organization provides participating physician practices with access to value-added services such as:
- Enhanced Reimbursement Under Medicaid and Commercial Managed Care Agreements
- Assistance with Medicaid and Commercial Managed Care Contracting
- Assistance with Claims Resolution
- Delegated Credentialing
- Practice Facilitation and Quality Improvement Support