Living in Southwest Ohio

Practicing medicine with Premier Health offers the added benefit – for you and your family – of living in the vibrant communities of Southwest Ohio. Dayton and Cincinnati provide the advantages and rich cultural amenities of metropolitan living. Or you may prefer the charm, ease and convenience of life in one of our region’s many smaller communities.

Premier Health’s 8-county area, located along the I-75 corridor, is rich with a diverse mix of people, cultures, neighborhoods, housing, great public and private schools, sports, arts, entertainment, and parks, bike trails, golf courses and other outdoor recreation. You’ll find plenty to like, including our friendly Midwestern attitude.

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Choose Your Lifestyle

In Greater Dayton and Southwest Ohio, you and your family will find a wonderful mix of lifestyle options in some of the country’s most affordable communities. 

Choose vibrant, metropolitan living in urban lofts, historic homes and upscale neighborhoods. Or you may prefer newer, family-friendly neighborhoods in our progressive suburban communities. Or the charm of small-town or country living, within easy reach of excellent shopping, recreation and entertainment.

Along the I-75 corridor between Dayton and Cincinnati, you’ll discover a diverse and plentiful selection of dining and shopping experiences – as well as arts, sports and recreation. 

Travel from the Dayton International airport is quick and easy. And Dayton is within 60 to 90 minutes of Cincinnati, Columbus and Indianapolis.

No matter your preference, Southwest Ohio’s many lifestyle options make it easy to find a place you can call home.


You’ll find excellent public and private schools — suburban or urban, from preschool through college — in west central and southwest Ohio. You’ll also find numerous highly regarded colleges and universities within an hour’s drive, including several of the nation’s top-ranked institutions.

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Sports, Arts, Entertainment and Recreation

Living in Southwest Ohio is your and your family’s ticket to endless sports, arts and entertainment possibilities, all within an hour’s drive. Choose a different event every weekend — cheer for collegiate or professional athletic teams, or visit festivals, museums, science centers, zoos, performing arts centers and more.

The arts program in Dayton is progressive and thriving.  The Schuster Performing Arts Center, Victoria Theatre, Dayton Ballet, Dayton Art Institute and many more provide an abundance of cultural activities.

Dayton is also home to a minor-league baseball team with a family friendly atmosphere, along with multiple golf courses.

Also get out and discover the many recreational assets southwest Ohio offers you and your family: hiking Off Site Icon , biking Off Site Icon , golf, tennis, children’s sports, and much more.

Air Travel

Air travel is easy with three major airports nearby: 

Contact a Recruiter

Sound like the kind of place you’d like to live and work?

If you’re interested in joining Premier Health — as a partner or an employee – contact the Premier Health recruitment team.

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