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HPIO has become a “go-to” source for state and national media who want an unbiased authority to explain Ohio health policy issues. We are cited regularly in every major newspaper in Ohio including the Akron Beacon Journal, Cincinnati Enquirer, Cleveland Plain Dealer, Columbus Dispatch, Dayton Daily News and the Toledo Blade. Our work has also been cited by national news organizations such as the Associated Press, New York Times, the Washington Post and USA Today.

As Ohio’s only non-partisan, independent organization dedicated to researching and analyzing health policy and its impact on Ohio, HPIO is uniquely suited to provide expertise and technical assistance for news stories related to health policy or the health of Ohioans. For technical assistance or data, to speak to a member of our leadership team, or for more information about the Health Policy Institute of Ohio, contact Nick Wiselogel, Vice President, Strategic Communications, at 614.545.0758 or send email to

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April 04, 2024

HPIO releases 2024 Health Value Dashboard

The sixth edition of the Health Policy Institute of Ohio’s Health Value Dashboard found that Ohio ranks 44 on heath value compared to other states and D.C.

May 15, 2023

HPIO releases latest Ohio Medicaid Basics

The Health Policy Institute of Ohio has released the tenth edition of Ohio Medicaid Basics, a primer that provides an overview of the Medicaid program in Ohio.

April 27, 2023

HPIO releases 2023 Health Value Dashboard

The latest edition of the Health Policy Institute of Ohio’s biennial Health Value Dashboard found that although Ohio continues to rank lower than most states on health value, there are opportunities to build on the state’s strengths.