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Dignity Health Company Profile

10:52 EDT 25th September 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 [228 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

UCSF and Dignity Health to Develop Digital Patient Experience Platform

Dignity Health and UCSF, announced a collaboration partnership to develop a digital patient experience platform that will provide information and access to patients when and where they need it as the...

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, OODA Health Partner to Offer Real-Time Consumer Payment Model

Dignity Health today announced that it will streamline payments between payors and providers to improve the patient experience through a strategic technology partnership with OODA Health. The OODA He...

Dignity Health, UCSF Health Partner to Improve the Digital Patient Experience

Rajiv LeventhalDignity Health and UCSF Health are collaborating to develop a digital engagement platform that officials believe will provide information and access to patients when and where they need...

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...

Dignity Health, UCSF Health team on digital patient engagement tool

The two San Francisco-based entities have collaborated to create a digital platform aimed at helping patients navigate their care journey and connect with providers.

OODA Health gets $40.5M Series A round to remake healthcare payments

The fundraising round was led by Oak HC/FT and DFJ and also included support from healthcare organization parnters like Dignity Health and Blue Shield of California.

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 ...

PubMed Articles [3594 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Engaged caregivers: an empirical-ethical analysis of dignity in palliative care.

The concept of dignity is often used in palliative care, and, in particular, as a concept to illustrate what is important to those involved. However, philosophers, ethicists and laypersons cannot agre...

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...

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

Validity and reliability of the Mandarin version of Patient Dignity Inventory (PDI-MV) in cancer patients.

Nurses play an important role in maintaining patients' dignity. How to measure patients' dignity and dignity-related distress is an important issue in nursing care. Use of a reliable and valid tool as...

Nurse Perspectives of Maintaining Patient Dignity in Indonesian Clinical Care Settings: A Multicenter Qualitative Study.

Nurses have a professional obligation to maintain patient dignity when providing nursing care. The concept of dignity, however, is dependent on cultural context. The aim of this study was to elicit nu...

Clinical Trials [2990 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 [1823 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...

Dignity Health California Hospital Medical Center

CHMC has played a major role in the growth, development and health of Los Angeles’ downtown area for more than 130 years, delivering care regardless of one’s background ...

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