News and updates
September 17, 2021
CommonSpirit demonstrated improved operating performance compared to prior years, showing the ability to manage through the COVID-19 pandemic and a commitment to operating discipline.
August 31, 2021
CEO Lloyd Dean discusses how health organizations can do much more for those whose challenges extend beyond a physical illness.
August 26, 2021
CommonSpirit Health has delivered improved quality and $136 million in savings to Medicare for the 2020 performance year of the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP).
August 18, 2021
Women We Admire recognized Rosalyn Carpenter, CommonSpirit’s chief diversity officer, and Elizabeth Shih, EVP and special assistant to the President of Dignity Health, for their commitment to health care and for supporting lasting impacts across health care systems.
August 16, 2021
On Bloomberg Business Week, Dr. Tom McGinn, Executive Vice President, Physician Enterprise, discusses the resurgence of COVID, how hospitals are managing, and keeping kids safe as they head back to school.
August 13, 2021
Chris Lowney, vice-chair of CommonSpirit’s board, shares why talent identification and employee development involves a combination of science and trusting gut feelings.
August 12, 2021
CommonSpirit Health, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit health systems, will require that its 150,000 employees in 140 hospitals and more than 1,000 care sites and facilities across 21 states be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Nov. 1.
AUG 6, 2021
CEO Lloyd Dean joins fellow Black health care leaders to discuss race in America, racial inequities in health care, and what leaders can do to create change in their organizations in a webinar hosted by the Leverage Network and Becker’s Healthcare.
JUL 13, 2021
Thomas McGinn, MD, MPH, Executive Vice President of Physician Enterprise, offers tips for engaging in conversations about the COVID-19 vaccines with patients who might be hesitant.
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AUG 31, 2021
Barbara Martin, Ph.D., has been named System Senior Vice President for Advanced Practice.
JUL 22, 2021
Dr. Marijka Grey and Dr. Alisahah Cole were honored as among the Top 100 Executive & Emerging Leaders by DiversityMBA.
JUL 20, 2021
Suja Chandrasekaran, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Digital & Information Officer, shares how Digital transformation is reshaping how the health care industry engages with patients and care providers.
JUL 10, 2021
To underscore our support for LGBTQ+ youth, CommonSpirit Health has signed a public statement against bullying developed by the Tyler Clementi Foundation, founded by Tyler’s parents to honor their son, who ended his life after cyberbullying.
Becker’s Healthcare Podcast with Peggy Sanborn, System SVP of Strategic Growth, Partnerships and M&A
JUL 9, 2021
Peggy Sanborn and Scott Becker discuss CommonSpirit’s new approaches to employee recruitment and retention in a competitive market, as well as how AI and other technologies are being used to increase patient and provider face time.
CommonSpirit Health and Zharko Pharma Team to Solve Serious Medical Concern: Hot Flashes during Menopause
JUL 2, 2021
CommonSpirit Health and pharmaceutical startup Zharko Pharma, Inc. a repartnering to explore new ways to treat hot flashes during menopause.
JUL 1, 2021
CEO Lloyd Dean spoke at the recent Becker’s Healthcare annual meeting about CommonSpirit’s mission and role in healthcare through COVID-19 and beyond.
JUL 1, 2021
Dr. Alisahah Cole and Dr. Nicholas Stine discuss how CommonSpirit is operationalizing equity – striking the delicate balance between large-scale standardization, local autonomy and tailored support to ensure all patient populations receive the care that they need.
JUL 1, 2021
In his Hackley Award acceptance speech, Lloyd Dean shared advice that helped shape his career path – and prepared him to lead CommonSpirit, prioritizing health equity initiatives and partnerships in pursuit of justice and access for all.
JUN 3, 2021
New partnership with Bright Heart Health aims to connect more patients with lifesaving treatment.
From our experts
Dr. Tom McGinn: Getting to the end of the pandemic
Dr. Tom McGinn provides insight on the current state of COVID-19, including new restrictions for Americans traveling to the EU, and how we can get to the last mile of this pandemic.
Leading with resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic
Suja Chandrasekaran, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Digital & Information Officer, shares leading with resilience to overcome the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.
On Mission And Margin: How One Of The Largest Health Systems And Medicaid Providers In The Country Is Approaching Health Equity
This Forbes article features CEO Lloyd Dean, who has dedicated his career to health equity and CommonSpirit's focus on addressing health disparities and improving care access for all.