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Personalized care when and where you need it

ABOUT ASCENSION

Listening to you, caring for you

From the moment you walk through our doors, you’ll hear the sounds of hope, health and strength, because we’re more than just hospitals, ERs and clinics. Ascension care teams start by understanding you, your health and your life to deliver care that’s right for you. The compassionate, personalized care you’ve come to expect is close to home and connected to a national network of care and the expertise of a wide range of doctors and specialists. So, you’ll be connected to all the care you need for you and your family.

OUR MISSION

Ascension's Approach to Diversity, Inclusion and Equity

ABIDE logo appreciation, belongingness, inclusivity, diversity, equityAs a Catholic health ministry, Ascension has a unique obligation and calling – reflected in our Mission – to advocate for a more just and compassionate society in words and actions. To help address racism and systemic injustice, Ascension has launched a justice-focused framework called ABIDE, built on the hallmarks of Appreciation – Belongingness – Inclusivity – Diversity – Equity. This effort encompasses a commitment to listen, pray, learn and act. Fostering a more inclusive culture and advocating for social justice can help provide more equitable employment opportunities while also helping to remedy healthcare disparities perpetuated by racism and systemic injustice.

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A 32-year-old father gets a second chance after receiving emergency heart care at Ascension Saint Joseph in Joliet, Illinois, after running a marathon.

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Tamir Y. Hersonskey, MD, Neurosurgeon at Ascension Saint Joseph Joliet in Joliet, IL, performs life saving craniectomy on a young stroke survivor.

Justin Labrato

Justin Labrato shares what he has learned while serving as the Chief Operating Officer at Ascension Sacred Heart Medical Group in Pensacola, FL.