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New Orthopedic Surgeon Joins Davis Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

October 28, 2022

Davis Hospital and Medical Center and Steward Medical Group (SMG) are proud to welcome Tyler Kent, MD to SMG’s Davis Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, located in Layton, Utah. “We are excited to have Dr. Kent join our medical staff and further our mission to provide a compassionate and caring health care experience for each of our patients,” said Michael Jensen, President, Davis Hospital. “Dr. Kent...

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Employing Data, Steward Health Care Partners with Blue Cross to Eliminate Inequities in Care

August 19, 2022

BOSTON, MA – News Service of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts published a new article today highlighting how Steward Health Care Network is partnering with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to improve care for all patients and tackle health inequities through the use of data. Read the full article HERE. Key excerpts below: Dr. Joseph Weinstein, a cardiologist who is Steward Health Car...

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New Midwives Join Steward Medical Group’s Rocky Mountain Women’s Health Practice

August 9, 2022

LAYTON, UT – Davis Hospital and Medical Center and Steward Medical Group (SMG) are proud to welcome Stacie Carter, CNM and Christina Francis, CNM to the Steward Medical Group’s Rocky Mountain Women’s Health Center. “We are excited to have Stacie and Christina join our center and further our mission to provide a personalized, compassionate and caring health care experience for each of our patients,...

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Davis Hospital and Medical Center is nationally recognized for its commitment to providing high-quality stroke care

June 22, 2022

LAYTON, UTAH — Davis Hospital and Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with the Guidelines ® - Stroke Gold Plus with Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll quality achievement award for its commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines, ultimately leadin...

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EMS Stewards of the Community

May 25, 2022

During National EMS Week, we took the opportunity to celebrate all our local EMS heroes. In addition, we honored two Stewards of the Community recipients, one exceptional and dedicated EMS provider and one organization that has some of the very best individuals that this profession has to give. The EMS Stewards of the Community Awards are designed to recognize providers who not only carry out the ...

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Brian Dunn Named Chair of UHA Board of Trustees

February 4, 2022

Utah Hospital Association Press Release January 28, 2022 Brian Dunn, Utah Regional President for Steward Healthcare, has been elected as chair of the Association for 2022 Brian Dunn, Regional President for Steward Health Care, has been elected to serve as Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Utah Hospital Association. As Chair, Dunn will lead the 19-member board in developing policy and direction...

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Value-based care may be the next step in the evolution of health care; What it means for patients

January 6, 2022

By: The PLACE Posted at 2:28 PM, Jan 06, 2022 and last updated 2:28 PM, Jan 06, 2022 https://www.fox13now.com/the-place/value-based-care-may-be-the-next-step-in-the-evolution-of-health-care-what-it-means-for-patients Accessing affordable high-quality healthcare continues to be one of the greatest challenges in the United States and Steward Health Care is hoping to help change that. According to ma...

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Utahns Encouraged to Donate Crutches, Walkers, Canes & Wheelchairs

October 28, 2021

Steward Health Care has teamed up with Intermountain Healthcare, University of Utah Health, and the Utah Hospital Association to lead a community drive – encouraging donations of gently used metal crutches, canes, walkers, and non-motorized wheelchairs. A global shortage of aluminum means that crutches, canes, and walkers are in short supply for most hospitals. Imagine trying to get around after h...

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Steward Health Care System Names Christopher Dunleavy Chief Financial Officer

October 27, 2021

Dunleavy joins the nation’s largest physician-led system from Brigham Health DALLAS, TX -- Steward Health Care today announced that Christopher Dunleavy, M.B.A, C.P.A., will join the physician-led hospital network as Chief Financial Officer, effective October 25, 2021. Dunleavy joins Steward from Mass General Brigham, where he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Brigham ...

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Steward Health Care Recognized by the American College of Cardiology in the “Best Hospitals” Issue of U.S. News & World Report

October 18, 2021

ACC acknowledges health systems nationally for their commitment to quality care for heart patients DALLAS, TX – Steward Health Care has been recognized by the American College of Cardiology in the “Best Hospitals” issue of U.S. News & World Report as one of the top health systems in the U.S. for providing top quality care to heart patients in 2021. Steward is one of only 87 health systems nati...

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Physician-Led Steward Health Care, Nation’s Largest Accountable Care Organization, Achieves CMS’ 100% Quality Ranking

September 24, 2021

Amid COVID-19 Headwinds, Steward Generated Millions in Shared Savings for Medicare CMS Awards Steward Second Largest Medicare Savings Payment in Nation DALLAS--Steward Health Care, through its subsidiary Steward National Care Network, ranked first in membership, tied for first in quality, and earned the second highest shared savings payout out of 513 participants in the Center for Medicare and Med...

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Steward Health Care Names Marisela Marrero, M.D., Regional President for South Florida

September 14, 2021

In her concurrent role as President of Hialeah Hospital, Dr. Marrero will now oversee Steward’s five newly acquired South Florida hospitals   Miami, FL – Steward Health Care today announced Marisela Marrero, M.D., will become Steward’s first Regional President for the South Florida Region. Dr. Marrero will oversee the five hospitals Steward acquired from Tenet Healthcare Corporation last month, in...

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Steward Health Care Utah to Increase Minimum Wage to $15 per Hour

September 8, 2021

South Jordan, Utah –Steward Health Care’s Western Region leadership team is pleased to announce that, effective September 19, 2021, the minimum wage for all Utah-based hospital employees will increase to $15 per hour, double the current federal minimum wage. This increase will positively affect roughly 350 employees in 49 hospital departments, both clinical care and support functions. “At Steward,...

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Emergency Preparedness & Health Fair 9/18/21

September 2, 2021

Because of COVID-19, Americans are learning how important it is to be prepared for emergency situations. (Who would have thought that a pandemic would cause so many supply shortages, with toilet paper being the first thing to go?) Most people know that preparedness brings peace of mind. But knowing you need to be prepared is different from actually taking steps to prepare for emergency situations....

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Steward Health Care Completes Acquisition of Five South Florida Hospitals Bringing Physician-Led Care To More Communities In The Region - En Español A Continuación

August 2, 2021

Innovator in coordinated, compassionate care, Steward is ready to tackle COVID-19 surge and bring high-quality healthcare to the many diverse communities in South Florida DALLAS, TX (August 2, 2021) – Today, Steward Health Care System, LLC (Steward) successfully completed the acquisition of five hospitals in South Florida from Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) including North Shore Medical ...

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Steward Health Care Appoints Sr. Vimala Vadakumpadan to Board of Directors

July 12, 2021

DALLAS, TX -- Steward Health Care today announced the appointment of Sr. Vimala Vadakumpadan to its Board of Directors. A member of the Dominican Sisters of the Presentation, she has served as Chairperson of the Board of Steward’s Saint Anne’s Hospital in Fall River, Massachusetts since 2005. A native of Kerala, India, Sr. Vimala received a Bachelor of Arts in Management from Bhopal School of Sci...

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Steward Health Care To Acquire Five Hospitals In The Miami-Dade/Southern Broward Area From Tenet Healthcare

June 16, 2021

Acquisition of Tenet hospitals and hospital-affiliated operations will bring greater access to high-quality care in South Florida   DALLAS, TX (June 16, 2021) – Today, Steward Health Care System, LLC (Steward) and Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) announced that they have signed a definitive agreement regarding the acquisition by Steward of Tenet’s five hospitals and related hospital operat...

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Davis Hospital Welcomes Surgeons

April 1, 2021

Davis Hospital is proud to welcome surgeons Scott Baker, MD, and Wade Larsen, MD Scott Baker, MD, FACS, FASCRS, is double board-certified in Surgery and Colon & Rectal Surgery. A fellowship-trained colorectal surgeon, Dr. Baker has more than 20 years of experience in treating patients and has performed thousands of colon surgeries and more than 500 robotic-assisted surgeries. Dr. Baker has spe...

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Steward Health Care Set to Build New Hospital in St. George, Utah

March 24, 2021

Nation’s Largest Private & Physician-Led Health Care Network to Build New Facility, With Plans to Open Doors in October 2023 Hospital Will Serve Southern Utah, Offering New Care Options to One of the Fastest-Growing Patient Populations in the Southwest U.S. UTAH – Steward Health Care, the nation’s largest private, physician-owned health care network, today announced it has finalized a deal to ...

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STEWARD HEALTH CARE APPOINTS DR. SANJAY SHETTY TO NEWLY CREATED ROLE OF PRESIDENT, STEWARD NORTH AMERICA

March 16, 2021

Founder Dr. Ralph de la Torre becomes Chairman and CEO, Steward North America, and Executive Chairman, Steward International, overseeing strategic business directives and global growth as Shetty assumes day-to-day leadership across Steward’s North America operations. DALLAS (MARCH 16, 2021) – Steward Health Care, the nation’s largest private, physician-owned health care network, today announced Dr...