Featured Physician: John David Spencer, MD

John David Spencer, MD, has recently been named the division chief of Nephrology at Nationwide Children’s.

How Learning About Leadership Helped Me and My Practice

In this month's Primary Care Matters, Jennifer J. Mastruserio, MD, a pediatrician, writes about her experience participating in Nationwide Children’s year-long Medical Leadership Program. 

Awards and Recognition

Nominate a medical staff member for the 2019 Physician Recognition Awards and help us recognize Steve Allen.

New Anthem Payor Contract and Lewis Center Store Updates

Homecare is now contracted directly with Anthem for all services, except infusion pharmacy and injectables, which are in review. 

News You Can Use

  • Medical Specialty Clinic Patient Referral Form Update
  • New Rules on Prescribing Opioid Analgesics for Treatment of Sub-Acute and Chronic Pain
  • Updated Information on Medicaid Preferred Drug List, Coverage Updates
  • Guidelines for Respiratory Virus Testing
  • The Center for Family Safety and Healing – Adult Services
  • Download the Recently Updated Physician Connect App

Innovation and Discovery

  • Concussion is Associated With a 2x Higher Risk of Suicide
  • Growth Hormone Also Has Metabolic Benefits
  • Should “Non-High Risk Patients” With Uncomplicated Influenza be Given Antivirals?