Advertisement

Topics

Dignity Health Company Profile

03:57 EDT 25th June 2018 | BioPortfolio

Dignity Health, headquartered in San Francisco, Calif., provides integrated, patient and family centered care. It is the fifth largest health system in the country with 10,000 physicians and 55,000 employees across Arizona, California, and Nevada. Through its network of more than 150 ancillary care sites and 40 acute care hospitals, Dignity Health is committed to delivering compassionate, high-quality, affordable health care services with special attention to the poor and underserved. In 2011, Dignity Health provided $1.4 billion in charity care, community benefit and unreimbursed patient care. For more information, please visit our website at www.dignityhealth.org.


News Articles [331 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Dignity Health Reports Email Data Breach Incident Affecting 56,000 Patients

San Francisco-based Dignity Health, and one of its business associates, reported an unauthorized access/disclosure incident impacting the medical records of 55,900 patients.

Dignity Health Survey Reveals Adults See Children as Leaders in Kindness

National Survey Inspires the Filming of Young Students Creating Kind Deeds for Others Dignity Health, one of the largest health systems in the nation, polled Ame...

Could Apple be the Tech Company that Finally Brings Health Records to Patients? Why One Expert is Bullish

Rajiv LeventhalPatients of 39 health systems now can see their medical records right from their iPhones. Leaders at Dignity Health, one of the organizations involved in this Apple initiative, are opti...

At Dignity Health, A Data-Driven Population Health Strategy is Yielding Promising Results

Heather LandiDignity Health is taking a data-driven, integrated approach to population health management across its expansive footprint, and is seeing positive results with improved clinical outcomes ...

VEP Healthcare Congratulates Its Partner Dignity Health Northridge on Being Named One of America’s Best Hospitals

Recognition signifies achievement and maintenance of high-quality outcomes for patients over many years Healthgrades recently released its rankings of America’s 50 Best ...

Syapse Precision Medicine Council Launches to Advance Precision Oncology Adoption

Syapse, a San Francisco, CA-based precision medicine company, announced today the formation of the Syapse Precision Medicine Council, a group of oncology, operations, and research leaders from health ...

[Comment] Amid US funding cuts, UNRWA appeals for health and dignity of Palestinian refugees

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) faces a major challenge in upholding its mandate and preserving key services such as education and health car...

Grand Challenges Canada announces funding for 40 new health innovations in India

(Terry Collins Assoc) Grand Challenges Canada today announced an investment of up to $7.9 million in 40 health innovations in India, supported by the Government of Canada through Global Affairs Canada...

PubMed Articles [3694 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Development of tools to measure dignity for older people in acute hospitals.

Dignity is a concept that applies to all patients. Older patients can be particularly vulnerable to experiencing a loss of dignity in hospital. Previous tools developed to measure dignity have been ai...

Czech version of the Patient Dignity Inventory: Translation and Validation in Incurable Patients.

The Patient Dignity Inventory (PDI) is a valid, reliable screening tool to assess a range of issues that have been reported to affect the sense of dignity in patients with life-limiting conditions.

Designing for dignity. Strategies to improve child and adolescent behavioral health environments.

The relationship between human dignity and medication adherence in patients with heart failure.

Medication adherence is a behavior that is influenced by several factors, and maintaining patients' dignity is an important issue that needs to be considered in the course of treatment. The present st...

Enhancing Dignity for Older Inpatients: The Photograph-Next-to-the-Bed Study.

Older inpatients compromised by illness and cognitive decline may be stripped of physical and cultural identifiers, making them vulnerable to erosion of dignity. This study explored the experiences of...

Clinical Trials [2815 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Dignity Talk: Helping Palliative Care Patients and Families Have Important Conversations

Dying patients and their families face many challenges near the end-of-life. Not only do patients often experience physical distress, but they also have feelings of loss of dignity, isolat...

Palliative Care for Elderly Outpatients

Our long-term goal is to improve spiritual care outcomes for elderly patients with cancer. The study team will use a spiritual intervention, Dignity Therapy (DT), to help these patients ma...

A Novel Family Dignity Intervention (FDI) for Asian Palliative Care

Background: The lack of a holistic approach to palliative care can lead to a fractured sense of dignity at the end of life, resulting in depression, hopelessness, feelings of being a burde...

Dignity Therapy+: A Brief Psychological and Existential Intervention for Dying Patients and Their Families.

Background: There has been significant progress in symptom management, pain relief and improvement of quality of life in patients nearing death by implementing palliative care programs. Ex...

Psychosocial Support for Cancer Patients

This is an international, 3-site trial (Winnipeg Canada, MSKCC NYC, Perth Australia) accruing 120 patients per site (120x3). The purpose of this study is to compare two types of counselin...

Companies [1803 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Dignity Health

Dignity Health, headquartered in San Francisco, Calif., provides integrated, patient and family centered care. It is the fifth largest health system in the country with 10,000 phy...

Dignity Health Medical Foundation

Dignity Health Medical Foundation, established in 1993, is a not-for-profit organization providing award-winning and patient-centered ambulatory services in a variety of areas inc...

Dignity Memorial

Hillsboro Memorial Gardens is a proud Dignity Memorial provider in Brandon, Fla. The Dignity Memorial network of more than 1,600 funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers is North America's mo...

Health & Development International

Health & Development International's mission is to advance global public health and human dignity, particularly the health and socio-economic situation of underserved populations, which are especially...

California Hospital Medical Center

California Hospital Medical Center is a 319-bed acute care community hospital serving the health care needs of our community for the past 125 years. As a Dignity Health member, we...

More Information about "Dignity Health" on BioPortfolio

We have published hundreds of Dignity Health news stories on BioPortfolio along with dozens of Dignity Health Clinical Trials and PubMed Articles about Dignity Health for you to read. In addition to the medical data, news and clinical trials, BioPortfolio also has a large collection of Dignity Health Companies in our database. You can also find out about relevant Dignity Health Drugs and Medications on this site too.

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 

Relevant Topic

Nutrition
Within medicine, nutrition (the study of food and the effect of its components on the body) has many different roles. Appropriate nutrition can help prevent certain diseases, or treat others. In critically ill patients, artificial feeding by tubes need t...


Corporate Database Quicklinks



Searches Linking to this Company Record