Program areas at Providence Saint John's Health Center
See schedule oprovidence st. joseph Health systemon july 1, 2016, Providence Health & services (phs) and st. joseph Health system (sjhs) entered into a business combination agreement. By coming together, Providence st. joseph Health seeks to better serve its communities through greater patient affordability, outstanding clinical care, improvements to the patient experience and introduction of new services where they are needed most. Together, our caregivers serve in 51 hospitals, 1085 clinics across Alaska, California, Montana, new mexico, Oregon, Texas and washington.the founders of both organizations were courageous women ahead of their time. The sisters of Providence and the sisters of st. joseph of orange brought Health care and other social services to the american west when it was still a rugged, untamed frontier. Now, as we face a different landscape - a changing Health care environment - we draw upon their pioneering and compassionate spirit to plan for the next century of Health care.providence Health & servicesin 1856, mother joseph and four sisters of Providence established hospitals, schools and orphanages across the northwest. Over the years, other catholic sisters transferred sponsorship of their ministries to Providence, including the little company of mary, dominicans and charity of leavenworth. Recently, swedish Health services, kadlec regional medical Center and pacific medical centers have joined Providence as secular partners with a common commitment to serving all members of the community. Today, Providence serves Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and washington.st. Joseph Health systemin 1912, a small group of sisters of st. joseph landed on the rugged shores of eureka, California to provide education and Health care. They later established roots in orange, California, and expanded to serve southern California, northern California and Texas. The Health system established many key partnerships, including a merger between lubbock methodist hospital system and st. mary hospital to form covenant Health in lubbock Texas. Recently, an affiliation was established with hoag Health to increase access to services in orange county, california.providence Saint John's Health Center has been serving the santa monica and westside los angeles county communities since 1942, and since that time has earned a reputation for clinical excellence and award-winning care in a compassionate and tranquil healing environment. Today, Providence Saint John's is a nationally renowned 266-bed hospital with physicians, nurses, volunteers and support staff who work as a team to provide the best possible medical care to its patients and the community. Providence Saint John's provides the latest in diagnostic technology and specialty care with a strong commitment to its core service lines: heart and vascular care, oncology, orthopedics and women's Health. Saint John's also is home to the world-renowned john wayne cancer institute, dedicated to clinical research and medical advancements in cancer care.providence Saint John's reputation for academically-based care guided by research and evidence-based medicine is due to the commitment to excellence by our physicians, nurses and caregivers. Our cancer surgeons care for patients in the cancer Center and hold faculty positions at the john wayne cancer institute and other teaching institutions in the community. Nearly every core service line at Providence Saint John's participates in research or clinical trials.founded by the sisters of charity of leavenworth, who in 2014 passed its sponsorship to Providence Health & services, Providence Saint John's is rooted in the catholic Health care tradition, which is devoted to providing leading-edge medicine with unwavering compassion and personalized care. In line with both its catholic mission and its responsibilities as a non-profit Health care provider, Providence Saint John's seeks to create healthier communities by investing in community benefit programs with an emphasis on the poor and vulnerable.providence Saint John's continually has achieved top ratings and distinguished hospital awards for clinical excellence and patient safety by the nation's leading accreditation organizations, such as healthgrades, the joint commission and leapfrog group. Within the past decade, Providence Saint John's has received multiple acclamations by these organizations for a variety of services including cardiac care, coronary intervention, critical care, orthopedics, pulmonary care, joint replacement, neurosurgery, and women's health.through the dedication and collaborative efforts of the community, friends, patrons, physicians, nurses, staff and volunteers, Providence Saint John's continues its world-class tradition established more than 70 years ago by providing breakthrough medicine in an environment of inspired healing.year after year, Providence Saint John's Health Center along with its staff, physicians and nurses are recognized by the nation's leading healthcare rating organizations, the medical community and the media for clinical excellence and exceptional patient care. This comes naturally, given Providence Saint John's mission towards providing cutting-edge medicine with unwavering compassion and personalized care.as stated in the mission of Providence Saint John's Health Center, "as expressions of god's healing love, witnessed through the ministry of jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable," it highlights the organization's commitment to serving those most in need. The majority of the community benefits provided by Providence Saint John's (including goods, services and financial resources) are focused on those living in poverty in our community.our community is fortunate to have many outstanding organizations and agencies delivering vital services for those living in poverty. The people concern, Saint joseph Center, venice family clinic, and westside family Health Center are just a few examples of these partners. Providence Saint John's commitment to care for the poor and underserved includes partnerships with dedicated organizations such as these.our care of those living in poverty is built on yet another essential partnership. The dedicated physicians who provide professional diagnostic and therapeutic services to the patients referred from area clinics. These physicians volunteer their time and professional skills, as Providence Saint John's provides the staff, resources and facilities to offer these services at no charge to those patients living in poverty.providence Saint John's is a major employer and a not-for-profit corporate citizen on the westside. As such, we support community organizations such as venice family clinic, westside family Health Center, the people concern, st. joseph Center, Saint John's child and family development center.providence Saint John's Health Center has been fortunate to collaborate with many extraordinary partners, such as venice family clinic, Saint joseph Center and the people concern to serve the needs of the community. The Health Center works with Saint joseph Center and the people concern to address the needs of those who are homeless and living in the area. Through the partnership with venice family clinic, those persons who are uninsured are able to get the medical care and help that they need. In addition to partnering with and supporting local organizations in the community, psjhc also provides community outreach programs to address some of the priority Health needs in the area. These programs include the child and family development Center providing outpatient mental Health services to low income children and their families. The homeless care coordination program serves patients who are homeless seeking care at the hospital by trying to link them with shelter and other services. The community Health partnership program focuses on disease prevention and Health promotion by bringing education, activities, and screening programs to the local residents. The community Health education program offers a series of free Health forums for the westside residents focused on different Health topics of interest to the community.