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ACC Awards 2012 Finalists: N-T

ACC Awards 2012

Effective corporate counsel has never been more important than it is now. Arizona Business Magazine is recognizing the important and vital role that in-house counsel plays in the success of a business with the Arizona Corporate Counsel Awards, ACC Awards 2012. The 27 finalists and winners were honored Thursday, January 12 during a ceremony and… Read More →

50 Largest Employers In Arizona

50 Largest Employers in Arizona - AZ Business Magazine January/February 2012

These are the 50 largest employers in Arizona, including public and privately held companies and not-for-profit corporations, ranked by the number of employees based on full-time equivalents of 40 hours per week and based on industry research. 50 Largest Employers in Arizona Walmart Stores Inc. Arizona employees in 2011: 30,634 Employment change since 2010: Added… Read More →

Arizona Heart Walk Encourages Businesses, Individuals To Lead Healthy Lifestyle

Arizona Heart Walk - AZ Business Magazine January/February 2012

Achieving corporate health: American Heart Association’s Arizona Heart Walk encourages businesses, individuals to change the way they think about their health Richard Schulz, CEO of HealthSouth in Scottsdale and chairman of the American Heart Association’s Arizona Heart Walk, knows a healthy lifestyle doesn’t happen by accident. It takes work. And something else. “You have to… Read More →

SciTech Festival Spotlights Arizona As Growing Power In Science, Technology

Arizona SciTech Festival - AZ Business Magazine January/February 2012
by in AZ Business Magazine | Events | Tech

Techno party: SciTech Festival will put spotlight on Arizona as a growing power in science and technology Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer says there is no better way to launch the state’s second century than by creating future leaders in industries that Brewer sees as crucial for the state’s economic vitality. “Arizona is an emerging world… Read More →

2011 MAC Workplace Culture: CHW Arizona

2011 Most Admired Companies, AZ Business Magazine September/October 2011

The 2011 Most Admired Companies Awards recognized CHW Arizona for having a unique workplace offering employees benefits and perks, and emphasizing diversity and other qualities — making the company a great place to work. CHW Arizona Category: Workplace Culture Headquarters: San Francisco Year Est.: 1961 No. of Employees in AZ: 8,682 Recent Award: 2011 Joint… Read More →

Best of the Best Awards 2011: Health Care

best of the best 2011, AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011

Winner: St. Joseph’s Hospital & Medical Center St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center is a not-for-profit hospital that has evolved over the last 115 years to become a destination hospital for the most complex medical cases from throughout the United States and around the world. The hospital provides a wide range of health, social, and… Read More →

Phoenix Bishop Revokes St. Joseph’s Catholic Endorsement

St. Joseph's Hospital/Medical Center
by in Featured | Healthcare

Phoenix Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted revoked his endorsement of St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center as a Catholic hospital today following a heated debate over an abortion performed at the Catholic Healthcare West (CHW) hospital. “Though we are deeply disappointed, we will be steadfast in fulfilling our mission,” said Linda Hunt, president of St. Joseph’s.… Read More →

St. Joseph’s And Phoenix Children’s Announce A Strategic Alliance

St. Joseph’s And Phoenix Children’s Announce A Strategic Alliance - AZ Business Magazine June 2010

Two major forces in the Valley’s health care industry are joining together to ensure the future of quality pediatric care in Arizona. St Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center and Phoenix Children’s Hospital are in the process of negotiating a strategic alliance that will make Arizona a medical destination for young patients with complex and acute… Read More →

2010 HCLA – Health Care Administrator

2010 Health Care Leadership Awards

Honoree: Kathleen Dowler, RN, BSHA Kathleen Dowler, RN, BSHA Director, Community Integration Catholic Healthcare West As director of Community Integration for Catholic Healthcare West’s two hospitals in the East Valley, Kathleen Dowler’s role is defined by the hospitals’ missions of serving the poor and disenfranchised, and collaborating with colleagues in the community. Dowler manages six… Read More →

18th Annual Start! Phoenix Heart Walk Set To Break Attendance Record

Have a heart and take a walk on Saturday, Feb. 27, at Tempe Beach Park, at the Start! Phoenix Heart Walk, sponsored by Health Net of Arizona. This fun, 5K and 1 mile, family fitness event energizes the Valley to step up in the fight against heart disease and stroke. The walk is sponsored in… Read More →

Hospitals And Health Care Organizations Are Making Tough Decisions To Ride Out The Recession

Hospitals And Health Care Organizations Are Making Tough Decisions To Ride Out The Recession

After a decade of significant growth, the Valley’s health care industry has become an economic driver for the state. During this severe economic downturn, however, the health care industry busted the myth of being recession proof. But that doesn’t mean it’s recession battered. Health care organizations have weathered the economic turmoil better than most industries… Read More →

The State’s Health Care Industry Is Strong, But The Recession Is Taking A Toll

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Although I have only been in Arizona 11 years, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center has been providing high-quality care to Valley residents since 1895. And for the past century, St. Joseph’s has been known for two primary missions: Service to the poor and underserved; and outstanding care, particularly in the neurosciences, driven by groundbreaking… Read More →