Meet the Stewards of Wuesthoff Health System July 14

One Senior Place in Viera hosts morning introduction for general public 

Wuesthoff Rockledge 3(VIERA, FL)  July 3, 2017 –  One Senior Place will host Meet the Stewards of Wuesthoff Health System, a morning event for the general public on Friday, July 14 from 8:30-10:00 AM at the Viera marketplace for senior resources at 8085 Spyglass Hill Road.  Wuesthoff Health System hospitals are now Steward Family Hospitals after Boston based Steward Health Care System recently acquired three Florida hospitals formerly affiliated with Community Health Systems (“CHS”). The acquisition of the Wuesthoff Medical Centers in Melbourne and Rockledge, along with Sebastian River Medical Center in Indian River County, increases Steward Health Care System’s network to 18 community hospitals across Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Florida.  The hospital group has 23,000 employees and more than 4,500 physicians.  Over the past seven years, Steward has established a nationally recognized track record of quality and safety through its physician-led, community-based delivery system that provides high quality local health care to patients.  Attendees to Meet the Stewards of Wuesthoff Health System are encouraged to call (321) 751-6771 and RSVP for the event to reserve seating.  For more information about One Senior Place, The Experts in Aging, visit their website at www.OneSeniorPlace.com or call (321) 751-6771.

 

One Senior Place Director, Kathi Ridner, is happy to provide this public introduction of the new Wuesthoff leadership during Meet the Stewards of Wuesthoff Health System.

 

“We are pleased to help Steward Health Care System with this introduction to the people of Brevard County,” said Ridner.  “Health care for patients of all ages continues to be an item of the utmost importance for the citizens of our community and we all look forward to learning more during the transition.”

 

Meet the Stewards of Wuesthoff Health System is just one of the dozens of events presented annually by One Senior Place in Viera.  One Senior Place is a marketplace for resources and provider of information, advice, care and on-site services for seniors and their families.  To learn more about One Senior Place, The Experts in Aging, visit www.OneSeniorPlace.com or call 321-751-6771.

 

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Photo  (attached) Wuesthoff Medical Center in Rockledge is now a Steward Family Hospital.  One Senior Place in Viera will host Meet the Stewards of Wuesthoff Health System on July 14.  To RSVP, call 321-751-6771.

 

ABOUT WUESTHOFF HEALTH SYSTEM– The Mission of Wuesthoff Health System: Everyone doing everything to pursue the perfectpatient experience. Wuesthoff Health System includes Wuesthoff Medical Center-Rockledge and Wuesthoff Medical Center-Melbourne, both full acute care hospitals and Wuesthoff Health Services, a network of affiliates providing rehab services, wound care, laboratory services and assisted living. For more information on Wuesthoff Health System, visit www.wuesthoffrockledge.org.

 

ABOUT STEWARD HEALTH CARE — Steward Health Care is a fully integrated national health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the communities where our patients live. Steward owns and operates 18 community hospitals across four states, serves over 800 communities, and has more than 23,000 employees. The Steward network includes more than 25 urgent care centers, 42 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health offerings, and more than 3,700 beds under management.

 

The innovative, community-based Steward Health Care Network includes more than 4,500 physicians who care for approximately 2 million patients annually. Steward Medical Group, the company’s employed physician group, provides more than 1 million patient encounters per year and manages Steward Home Care and Hospice with 300,000 and 35,000 patient encounters respectively. Steward’s unique health care service delivery model leverages technology and care coordination to keep patients healthier and in the community. Steward is recognized as one of the nation’s leading accountable care organizations. Steward hospitals have received the country’s top awards for quality and safety.  Additional information is available at www.steward.org.

 

About One Senior Place– Now in its 11th year, One Senior Place, The Experts in Aging, is a marketplace of resources and provider of information, advice, care and on-site services for seniors and their family caregivers in Central and East Central Florida.  Completely unique, One Senior Place at 8085 Spyglass Hill Road in Viera is a one-stop information hub and mini-mall “revolutionizing the way America shops for elder care and services.”  One Senior Place is home to a wide variety of senior-focused businesses, a resource library and is the site of educational seminars and presentations for seniors.  In 2008, One Senior Place was named Florida’s Small Business of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration.  In Brevard, they were honored as  Business of the Year by the Melbourne Regional Chamber of Commerce.  A second location, One Senior Place Orlando, opened in Altamonte Springs in December of 2011.  More information about One Senior Place and One Senior Place Orlando can be found on the company website at www.OneSeniorPlace.com or by calling 321-751-6771.

 

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