Jill Miller Named President of Bethesda Inc.

Cincinnati, OH – June 23, 2016 – Bethesda Inc., a major funder of health care transformation and co-sponsor of TriHealth, today announced that it has named Jill Miller as president, according to Mark Holcomb, chairman. 

Miller has served as executive director since 2014 and led Bethesda Inc. through a review of its grant-making strategy to renew and refine its approach to funding health care transformation, further develop its relationships with community-based health organizations, and strengthen its collaboration and alignment with TriHealth.

"Jill has continued to evolve our grant-making focus and our presence in the community," Holcomb said. "Her leadership has been instrumental in helping Bethesda Inc. continue to fund innovation within TriHealth and enhance our investments in new ideas that deliver better care, improved health and lower costs for our community."

New Role Carries Multiple Responsibilities
Miller is responsible for supporting Bethesda Inc.'s joint operating agreement with Catholic Health Initiatives, support and oversight of Bethesda Inc. governed entities, corporate governance, community engagement, grant-making and financial management.

"I am honored to lead an organization committed to fostering new ways of thinking and to be in a position to make a difference in the health of so many people," Miller said. "Most of all, I'm excited to continue to nurture new programs that transform how health care is delivered and address critical community health needs."

"Bethesda Inc. is in the unique position to fund innovative partnerships between TriHealth and community-based organizations that helps position TriHealth as the leader in population health.  In the past few years, we've been able to address issues such as infant mortality, access to health information, and enhanced primary care." Miller said.  "Looking ahead, we know that behavioral health and prevention are just two of the areas in which we can make a difference."

About Jill Miller

Miller joined Bethesda Inc. after founding and serving as executive director of the Joey Votto Foundation.   She is a former development director at Ronald McDonald House, and has worked in the financial and insurance industries with Omnicare, First Financial, and Cincinnati Financial.

Jill holds Business Economics degree from Miami University and MBA from Xavier University.  She is a member of Leadership Cincinnati Class 39.

About Bethesda Inc.

Bethesda Inc. is a major funder of health care transformation and co-sponsor of TriHealth, the leading integrated health delivery system in Southwest Ohio. Since 2010, Bethesda Inc. has invested over $27 million in grants to transform health care delivery in Greater Cincinnati.

Bethesda Inc. also oversees the operations of Bethesda Fertility Center, the region's leading fertility center helping people reach their goal of parenthood, and Bethesda Foundation, which provides support for Bethesda hospitals, Hospice of Cincinnati, and Fernside, the nation's second-oldest children's grief center.

For more information. visit www.bethesda-inc.org.

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