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ABOUT US

OASN is a network exclusively dedicated to serving and representing the needs of Ohio non-profit, post-acute, long-term care providers.

Members have access to resources, contract review and negotiating services, utilization reports and scoring that shows how their facilities rank both statewide and nationally.

Plus, members have a dedicated managed care team for contract negotiation, credentialing services, and a robust quality program.

OUR MISSION

To maximize the health and well-being of seniors in its member communities through innovative, cost-effective care management practices and quality improvement activities through contracting relationships with health plans and health delivery systems.

Meet The Team

Carolyn Roten

Partner Strategic Health Care

Carolyn’s more than 20 years of experience in health care include serving as the Director of Business Development for a large health care network where she presented and negotiated contracts with managed care organizations, working in the health insurance division of a national insurance carrier, and holding offices with the Ohio Continuum of Care Council, Continuity of Care Coordinators and serving on several health care provider boards. As a Partner of Strategic Health Care, Carolyn provides managed care contracting services to a broad spectrum of health care providers. She holds a degree with honors from Franklin University in Business Administration.

Arlene Jaroscak

Vice President of Network Management and Quality

Arlene Jaroscak is the President of Innovative Long-term Care Advisors, a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, Registered Nurse, Clinical Consultant, Conference Presenter, Speaker, and Author. Arlene received her Bachelor’s Degree in Long-term Care Administration from St. Joseph’s College of Maine and is a member of the Leadership Lorain County Class of 2009. As the Vice President of Network Management and Quality at Strategic Health Care, Arlene works with health care networks, managing their Quality and Contracting efforts, as well as the pay for performance initiatives of providers, including facilities, physicians and suppliers.  Arlene’s visionary executive leadership in healthcare and her passion for quality and serving seniors, has traversed the long-term care continuum.

Grant Swemba

Director of Post-Acute Contracting & Alternative Payment Initiatives

As Director of Post-Acute Contracting and Alternative Payment Initiatives at Strategic Health Care, Grant brings over 20 years of comprehensive post-acute care knowledge across multiple service domains including skilled nursing, assisted living, home health, hospice, outpatient rehabilitation, and adult day care. His financial and operational contract development expertise is focused on building sustainability and ensuring that mandates are met. He offers essential knowledge vital to the development of effective alternative payment initiatives, including value based reimbursement and pay for performance models focused on quality outcomes and reduced spending

Board Members

Maple Knoll Communities, Inc.

Jim Formal, Board Chair

11100 Springfield Pike

Cincinnati, OH 45246

513-782-2400

jformal@mkcommunities.org

On Board – 7/1/2013

 

Brethren Retirement Community

John Warner, Finance & Membership Chair

750 Chestnut Street

Greenville, OH 45331

937-547-7613

john.warner@bhrc.org

On Board – 7/1/2013

 

Otterbein Senior Life

Pam Richmond, Contracting Chair & Quality Co-Chair

20311 Pemberville Road

Pemberville, OH 43450

513-933-5474

prichmond@Otterbein.org

On Board – 7/1/2013

Graceworks Lutheran Services

Judy Budi, Quality Co-Chair

6430 Inner Mission Way

Dayton, OH 45459

937-433-2140

jbudi@graceworks.org

Board – 3/1/2019

Bayley

Adrienne Walsh

990 Bayley Place Drive

Cincinnati, OH 45233

513-347-5545

adrienne.walsh@srcharitycinti.org

On Board – 7/1/2013

Eliza Jennings

Rich Boyson

10603 Detroit Road

Cleveland, OH 44102

216-227-2222

rboyson@elizajen.org

On Board – 7/1/2016

St. Luke Lutheran Community

John Spieler

200 Applegrove Street, N.E.

North Canton, OH 44720

330-966-5646

jspieler@stllc.org

On Board – 7/1/2013

National Church Residences (NCR)

Mark Ricketts

2335 North Bank Drive

Columbus, OH 43220

614-273-3680

mricketts@nationalchurchresidences.org

On Board – 7/1/2013

Jennings Center for Older Adults

Rachele Rosa

10204 Granger Road

Garfield Heights, OH 44125

216-581-2900

Rachele.rosa@jenningsohio.org

On Board – 6/1/2018

(614) 228-9131

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