Deaconess Associations Incorporated

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What We Do

Deaconess is investing its expertise and resources in creating a healthcare delivery model that will fundamentally inspire continuity of care, refine efficiency and reduce costs in part by delivering care in community settings.

This approach is fundamental to our focus on meeting consumers desire for simplified care and independence, offering better patient outcomes in lower cost settings, capturing opportunities that require lower capital and are self-sustaining, and employing technology and collaboration to achieve more efficient, coordinated care.

Deaconess: A Diversified, Not-for-Profit Health Enterprise

Advancing Healthcare Solutions

  • Delivering quality healthcare since 1888
  • Developing services for fast-growing populations
  • Enhancing seniors' lives through assisted and unassisted living and home care services
  • Investing in health services companies through the Deaconess Healthcare Fund

Saving and Enhancing Lives

  • Expanding training on the life-saving Heimlich maneuver
  • Helping seniors receive much-needed housing, transportation and life services
  • Offering students and families access to care through school-based health services

Investing in Community Health

  • Sponsoring school and after-school health and fitness programs
  • Supporting access to care resources for homeless and veterans
  • Offering community education on chronic disease management and prevention

Deaconess is a distinctive not-for-profit organization. Our business operations are comprised of health services and strategic investments, which support a range of community grant-making initiatives administered through the Deaconess Foundation. Our community-delivered health services encompass independent living, assisted living or skilled nursing facilities, and in-home services.

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