Strategic Direction for Global Healthcare Delivery: Ascension
Ascension is the largest faith-based and largest not-for-profit health system in the U.S. Its mission-focused Health Ministries employ more than 150,000 associates in more than 1,900 sites of care in 23 states across the U.S. and the District of Columbia. Ascension’s direct subsidiaries provide services that include healthcare delivery, medical equipment management, treasury management, resource and supply management, venture capital investing, physician practice management, and risk management.
Ascension has an international presence in providing support services to hospitals and health facilities outside of the United States, developing joint ventures and potential partnerships to improve healthcare access, and addressing the challenges facing healthcare in the U.S.
Ascension is dedicated to spiritually-centred, holistic care, and is an advocate for a compassionate and just society.
Global Healthcare That Is Affordable and Accessible To All
Ascension’s strategic direction incorporates a promise to deliver Healthcare that Works, Healthcare that is Safe, and Healthcare that Leaves No One Behind, for Life, by the year 2020. In fiscal year 2014, Ascension provided $1.8 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
Narayana Health & Ascension: Partners in Global Healthcare Delivery through Health City Cayman Islands
Ascension has partnered with Narayana Health in the first phase of Health City Cayman Islands to advance the concept of excellent clinical care for all. NH and Ascension share the same values: dedication to the transformation of healthcare through innovation.
Narayana Health has a commitment to care for people regardless of their economic status, and Ascension is dedicated to furthering its mission of serving all people, with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable.
Health City Cayman Islands gives these two organizations the opportunity to positively impact the care that is being administered in the Cayman Islands and throughout the Caribbean region.