Steward Health Care is a community-based healthcare organisation headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. With more than 2.2 million patients, 37 hospital campuses and 25 affiliated urgent care provider locations, the company provides access to both primary care physicians and a full range of specialists who are committed to meeting the needs of local patients. As an integrated, cost-effective, accountable care organisation (ACO), Steward is committed to providing the highest quality of patient care in the communities where patients actually live. Steward is widely recognised as a national leader in implementing a new model of integrated healthcare delivery and its model takes care of patients from wellness and care management, all the way through their end of life.
"We are the second largest healthcare provider in New England, by size and we are the fifth-largest employer in the state of Massachusetts," states Brian Carty, Chief Marketing Officer. "We have 3,500 doctors treating three million patients a year. People know what we stand for and that we are an alternative to the old model of delivering healthcare.