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About Catholic Health Initiatives

Catholic Health Initiatives, a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where we provide care. One of the nation’s largest nonprofit health systems, Englewood, Colo.-based CHI operates in 18 states and comprises 101 hospitals, including two academic health centers, major teaching hospitals and 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; living communities; and other facilities and services that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care. In fiscal year 2018, CHI provided more than $1.14 billion in financial assistance and community benefit for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Financial assistance and community benefit totaled approximately $2.1 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated operating revenues of $15 billion in fiscal year 2018, has total assets of approximately $20.6 billion. 

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Michael Romano
National Director, Media Relations
p: 303-383-2720
e: michaelromano@catholichealth.net

Building healthier communities one story at a time

Catholic Health Initiatives has a network of more than 90,000 team members in 18 states all committed to the well-being of each individual we serve. Every hour of every day their unique stories overlap, intersect and become part of our own.

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Dignity Health and Catholic Health Initiatives Announce Executive Leadership Team  For CommonSpirit Health
Dignity Health and Catholic Health Initiatives Announce Executive Leadership Team For CommonSpirit Health DEC 04, 2018

A highly experienced group of professionals has been named as the executive leaders for CommonSpirit Health, the new nonprofit Catholic health system created by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. These leaders will assume their new roles following the completion of the alignment, which is on track to close by Dec

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Advancing Health Care Together
Advancing Health Care Together DEC 04, 2018

We are pleased to share that Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health, based in California, plan to create a new, nonprofit Catholic health system focused on creating healthier communities.

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 Catholic Health Initiatives Posts $75 Million in Excess Margin in First Quarter of FY19, Continuing to Solidify Balance Sheet
Catholic Health Initiatives Posts $75 Million in Excess Margin in First Quarter of FY19, Continuing to Solidify Balance Sheet NOV 29, 2018

Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit health care systems, earned about $75 million in the first quarter of the 2019 fiscal year, posting excess margin of approximately 2% as it continued an operational-improvement plan.

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