Who We Are
The Office of Health Care Transformation (OHCT) is a key point-of-contact for health care transformation related initiatives at IDPH. The OHCT monitors federal and state-level health care issues and disseminates the key information, opportunities, and impacts to the public and other partners- internal and external to IDPH. The OHCT presents to and offers technical assistance to a variety of stakeholders. The Check-Up is a health transformation newsletter that is a key avenue to distribute this information.
The mission of the OHCT is to promote community care coordination and advance the patient-centered transformation of the health care system, which will improve care and reduce cost. The overarching goals of the OHCT are:
- Convening stakeholders
- Building relationships and partnerships
- Streamlining efforts
- Presenting to and offering technical assistance to a variety of organizations
- Presenting to outside stakeholder groups on the initiatives of the OHCT.