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Participating Child Health Advantage Owner Hospitals and Networks

Network:   Children's Health Network
Place:   Minneapolis, St. Paul, MN
Name:   Lori Hodgson
Job Title:   Office Manager
Phone:   (612) 813-7437
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Children's Physician Network (CPN) is an 11-county pediatric provider network (care system), comprised of more than 200 primary care providers, more than 500 specialty providers, and Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota.

Primary care providers serve pediatric patients living in the Twin Cities metropolitan area through one of 49 clinic locations; specialty providers through more than 400 locations. Clinics range in size from single practitioner to those with 40 or more. Most clinics are independent, community-based practices that have come together through Children's Physician Network to:

  • Improve the health status of children and adolescents
  • Be able to serve patients in all health plans
  • Serve as a unified voice in the community regarding pediatric health care issues.

In the last several years, Children's Physician Network has earned several awards in quality improvement and patient satisfaction. One award recognized the quality of care provided by Children's Physician Network - Nurse Triage Service, a 24-hour answering service/triage line established for

Miami Children's Hospital Children's Physician Network Children's Hospital of Michigan Pediatric Physicians' Organization at Children's Hospital The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Children's Hospital of Buffalo Children's Community Pediatrics Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron Shared Practice Solutions, LLC CCPA Purchasing Partners, LP River Valley Pediatricians, Inc. Partners in Pediatrics – a PHO Children's Mercy Health Network St. Louis Children's Hospital Children's Healthcare System, Inc. Pediatric Independent Practice Association, LLC Children's Health System Children's Healthcare Network The Children's Hospital Children's Pediatrics of South Texas Children’s Health Physicians Services Phoenix Children's Hospital ChildNet Medical Associates, Inc. Children First Medical Group, Inc.
OUR MISSION The Mission of Child Health Advantage is to provide community physicians with easy access to appropriate product portfolios, contract pricing, and robust distribution.