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Ascension enters final stage of systemwide rebranding

Ascension enters final stage of systemwide rebranding

By Alex Kacik  |  October 02, 2018

The last four markets to adopt the Ascension brand have about 100 care-delivery sites, as Baltimore's Ascension St. Agnes, Indiana's Ascension St. Vincent, Oklahoma's Ascension St. John and Ascension St. Thomas in Tennessee add Ascension to their names.

$42M medical center planned near Foxconn complex

By Associated Press  |  August 10, 2018

Ascension Wisconsin said its plan includes primary and specialty care at the center, along with an imaging center, urgent-care services, rehabilitation, occupational health and an ambulatory-surgery center. The organization also plans to hire 100 new employees.

Ascension to close Washington, D.C., hospital

Ascension to close Washington, D.C., hospital

By Alex Kacik  |  July 25, 2018

Ascension will close its 283-bed hospital in Washington, D.C., Providence Health System, by year-end as it looks to replace acute care with more ambulatory services.

Thompson tapped to lead Ascension automation subsidiary

Thompson tapped to lead Ascension automation subsidiary

By Alex Kacik  |  July 13, 2018

Douglas Thompson, who was the CEO of revenue-cycle management company MedData, looks to capitalize on the estimated $2.4 billion process automation market as Ascension grows its ancillary businesses.

Ascension ramps up automation subsidiary

Ascension ramps up automation subsidiary

By Alex Kacik  |  June 18, 2018

The largest Catholic health system in the country launched its subsidiary Agilify, which looks to replace labor-intensive, repetitive tasks with software automation for organizations across all industries.

Ascension to tout systemwide online scheduling

Ascension to tout systemwide online scheduling

By Modern Healthcare  |  June 04, 2018

Since online scheduling kicked off last fall, Ascension has seen about 20,000 patients every month make appointments either through the web or patient portals. About a third of those patients are new to Ascension.

Health system-led drug company garners strong provider support

Health system-led drug company garners strong provider support

By Alex Kacik  |  May 24, 2018

Eighty percent of nearly 750 providers, payers and pharmaceutical companies polled said they are optimistic that the new health system-led generic-drug company will change the status quo, and 90% said they would buy drugs from it, according to a new survey.

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