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Company Overview of Ascension Health, Inc.

Company Overview

Ascension Health, Inc. operates healthcare facilities that provides healthcare services in the United States. Ascension Health, Inc. was formerly known as Daughters of Charity National Health System, Inc. and changed its name to Ascension Health, Inc. in November 1999. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in St. Louis, Missouri with hospitals and facilities in the United States and the District of Columbia.

4600 Edmundson Road

St. Louis, MO 63134

United States

Founded in 1986





Key Executives for Ascension Health, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Executive Vice President of Ascension Health Alliance
Managing Partner of Transformational Development and Vice President of Research
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Chief Operating Officer and President of Healthcare Operations
Chief Information Officer, Senior Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of Ascension Information Services (AIS)
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Ascension Health, Inc. Key Developments

Ascension Anamneses Executive Changes

Ascension has announced the appointment of Bernie Sherry as Senior Vice President of Ascension Health/Wisconsin Ministry Market Executive, effective April 4, 2016. Currently, Sherry serves as Chief Operating Officer for Ascension’s Saint Thomas Health in Nashville, Tennessee. Sherry will replace Vince Caponi, who has served as interim Wisconsin Ministry Market Executive since January 1 and was instrumental in finalizing plans for the Southeast Wisconsin operations of Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare to join Ascension Wisconsin on March 1.

Ascension Health, Inc. Reports Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended December 31, 2015

Ascension Health, Inc. reported earnings results for the six months ended December 31, 2015. The company reported a net loss of $373 million for the six months ending Dec. 31, as compared with a gain of $17 million in 2014, due in large part to losses from its investment portfolio. Total operating revenue for the six months of $10.7 billion, up 3.3% from the $10.3 billion reported for the prior-year period. In the second quarter the company saw volume increases in admissions, surgeries, and certain outpatient visits. These increases were partly due to acquisition of new hospitals in Tennessee and Michigan, as well as expanded health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

Ascension Health, Inc. Presents at JPMorgan 34th Annual Healthcare Conference, Jan-12-2016 08:00 AM

Ascension Health, Inc. Presents at JPMorgan 34th Annual Healthcare Conference, Jan-12-2016 08:00 AM. Venue: Westin St. Francis Hotel, 335 Powell Street, San Francisco, California, United States. Speakers: Anthony Speranzo, Executive Vice President and CFO, Anthony R. Tersigni, Member of Board of Trustees, Ex-OfficioMember of Audit Committee, Ex-OfficioMember of Finance Committee, Ex-OfficioMember of Mission & Spirituality Committee, Ex-OfficioMember of Model Community Committee, Ex-OfficioMember of Pension Committee, Ex-OfficioMember of Quality Committee, Ex-OfficioMember of Strategic Development Committee, Chief Executive Officer of Ascension Health Alliance and President of Ascension Health Alliance.

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