Health Care Systems

Those who live, work, and play in Greater Cincinnati are fortunate to have nationally acclaimed healthcare resources that are managed by highly efficient healthcare systems.

The Greater Cincinnati area, known for quality care and research, is the birth place of many medical breakthroughs...
-- Oral Polio Vaccine
-- Medical Laser Laboratory
-- Heart-Lung Machine
-- Heimlich Maneuver (for choking victims)

Residents can almost always find a full range of medical services close to home. Just north of downtown Cincinnati, you will find "Pill Hill" - an area with a large concentration of hospitals, including:

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center ( - one of the largest children's hospitals in the country and is a Level 1 pediatric trauma center, handling more emergency-room patients and performing more surgical procedures than any such institution in the nation.

Shriner's Burn Institure ( - one of only three in the United States - providing acute and rehabilitative care for burn victims.

The University of Cincinnati Medical Center ( - a teaching institution, as well as a leader in a multitufe of medical fields. Rated among the top 10 academic hospitals in the United States.

The Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati ( is an excellent resource for both doctor and hospital searches. Most area hospitals also have referral networks. The following is a list of hospitals and healthcare systems for your reference:

Hospitals and Medical Centers


City of Cincinnati

Bethesda North Hospital

The Christ Hospital

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Good Samaritan Hospital

Jewish Hospital

Mercy Hospital Mt. Airy

Shriner's Hospital Cincinnati

The University Hospital

Suburban Ohio

Atrium Medical Center

Southwest Regional Medical Center

Clinton Memorial Hospital

Fort Hamilton Hospital

Highland District Hospital

Mercy Hospital Anderson

Mercy Hospital Clermont

Mercy Hospital Fairfield

Mercy Hospital Western Hills

Suburban Kentucky

St. Elizabeth Medical Centers

Harrison Memorial Hospital

Suburban Indiana

Dearborn County Hospital

Specialty Care

Senior Care and Assisted Living
-- Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio
-- AARP Senior Employment Program (513) 721-0717
-- Alzheimer's Association (513) 721-4284
-- Better Housing League (513) 721-6855
-- Butler County Elderly Services (513) 868-9281
-- Cincinnati Area Senior Services (CASS) (513) 721-4330
-- Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (513) 721-4580
-- Clermont Senior Services (513) 724-1255
-- Jewish Family Services (513) 469-1188
-- Life Span, Inc. (513) 867-7545
-- ProSeniors (Protective Resources Organization for Seniors) (513) 345-4160
-- Senior Services of Northern Kentucky (859) 491-0522

Specialty Care

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Shriner's Burn Institute

Charles M. Barrett Cancer Center

Hoxworth Blood Center

Crossroads Hospice