2010 News Stories

Named "Best Pediatrician"

DECEMBER 2010 – Congratulations to the pediatricians of Group Health Associates on being named "Best Pediatrician" in Cincinnati Family magazine's annual "Best of Parenting" survey.

The survey is conducted online every year on cincinnatifamilymagazine.com and nkyfamily.com. Readers vote for the "best" in a variety of categories, including best restaurant, best party place and best rainy day activity. According to Cincinnati Family, the "Best Pediatrician" category is one of the categories that receive the most votes.

The city-wide survey is open-ended – parents don't select a pre-determined name or group. Voting takes place from August through mid-October.

View all Group Health Associates pediatricians.

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Group Health moves to Mason Community Center

SEPTEMBER 2010 – Group Health Associates opened its new Mason office, located in the 27,000-square-foot Mason Community Center on Mason-Montgomery Road, on Monday, Aug. 23. The new facility includes a larger pharmacy, imaging department, waiting areas, exam rooms and offices on two floors.

Thirty-four providers in 12 specialties, internal medicine and pediatrics will see patients in the new office.

The facility is part of Partners in Wellness, an agreement between TriHealth and the City of Mason to provide health care, wellness, rehabilitation and other related programs.

The former Mason office closed Aug. 20, 2010.

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15 Group Health specialists at Western Ridge

SEPTEMBER 2010 – Group Health Associates recently opened a new office located inside the Good Samaritan Medical Center – Western Ridge.

Located off Harrison Avenue, north of I-74 and the Harrison/Rybolt exit, the new location provides easy access for patients living in Green Township, Dent, White Oak, Colerain Township, Groesbeck and Westwood, among others.

Fifteen Group Health Associates providers in 12 specialties now see patients at the Western Ridge location. See the complete list of specialists.

The Group Health Associates Western Hills office on Anderson Ferry Road is NOT closing. Group Health Associates physicians are continuing to see patients at Western Hills while adding appointments at Western Ridge.

In addition to the Group Health Associates office, the Good Samaritan Medical Center – Western Ridge includes an emergency room and lab services, both operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week, as well as complete diagnostic services.

Appointments for Group Health Associates at Western Ridge can be made by calling 513.246.7000.

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One phone number for all patient needs: 513.246.7000

As part of its $1.7-million technology investment, on Aug. 1, Group Health Associates began utilizing one central phone number – 513.246.7000.

This main number helps patients communicate more easily with GHA, by allowing them to make appointments, seek medical advice, get billing information, reach the pharmacy and much more.

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