New York Times Features Ascension’s Efforts in Reducing Harm
In a recent New York Times article, Ann Hendrich, PhD, RN, FAAN, Senior Vice President and Chief Quality/Safety and Nursing Officer for Ascension talks about Ascension's efforts to keep patients safer while in the hospital.
Survey Documents Success of Chess Clubs in Ferguson-Florissant SchoolsA survey of students participating in Your Move Chess, an after-school chess program created by Ascension and the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis, shows it is succeeding.
Three Members of Ascension Sponsor Reappointed, One New Member AppointedAt the end of January Participating Entity Representatives reappointed three of the current members of the Ascension Sponsor and appointed a new member for her first term.
Ascension Leader Writes Article for The Hill Encouraging Medicaid ExpansionIn an article published in The Hill, the President of Ascension Health highlights the success of Medicaid expansion in helping deliver Ascension's mission to provide compassionate, personalized care to all with special attention to persons in poverty and most in need.
Ascension Leader Says There’s More to Do to Expand Access for Disadvantaged CommunitiesPatricia A. Maryland, Dr.PH, has published a guest article in several publications encouraging members of the African-American community in particular to take advantage of the Affordable Care Act during the open enrollment period ending January 31.
Health Insurance Marketplace Deadline Is Sunday
This Sunday, January 31, is the deadline for consumers to sign up for health coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace.
Ministry Health Care, Medical College of Wisconsin Reach Agreement on Specialty Care Clinicians
Ministry Health Care (Ministry), part of Ascension Wisconsin, and the Medical College of Wisconsin are moving forward with a partnership to recruit specialty care clinicians to Ministry facilities in central Wisconsin.