American Health Network, part of Optum
American Health Network (AHN) is a large physician group practice with over 70 offices and more than 200 primary care physicians and specialists in Indiana and Ohio. The organization is driven with the visionary purpose of providing high-quality, cost-effective care, supported by a robust electronic infrastructure in its quest to provide exceptional care to its patients.
AHN aspires to be the best healthcare organization, period. Our mission is to improve the health of our patients and when unable to do so, provide comfort. To achieve our mission, we strive to create a culture of excellence that reflects our core values:
Teamwork means individuals working together in a spirit of cooperation and trust.
Accountability means each person is responsible for his or her actions across American Health Network organizations.
Acknowledgement means that individual accomplishments are recognized and that praise for success is given freely and sincerely.
Empowerment means that authority for decisions and actions is appropriately shared between management and front line staff so that quality and patient satisfaction are always our foremost focus.
Our priorities for which we are known are, in order of importance:
- Quality care
- Quality service
- Comprehensive care
- Cost control