Ascension Provides Global Healthcare That Is Affordable and Accessible To All
Ascension has a strategic direction that incorporates a promise to deliver Healthcare that Works, Healthcare that is Safe, and Healthcare that Leaves No One Behind, for Life. As the largest faith-based and largest not-for-profit health system in the U.S., its mission-focused Health Ministries employ more than 160,000 associates in more than 2,500 sites of care in 24 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 is dedicated to spiritually-centred, holistic care, and is an advocate for a compassionate and just society. The health system also has an international presence in providing support services to hospitals and health facilities outside of the United States. In fiscal year 2015, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs by developing joint ventures and creating potential partnerships to improve healthcare access for all people, with and without means.
Narayana Health & Ascension: Partners in Global Healthcare
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.