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Steward Medical Group Now Offering COVID-19 Virus Antibody Testing

May 20, 2020

Blood test will identify if an individual has had a past COVID-19 infection (WATERTOWN, MA- May 21st, 2020) – For individuals wondering if they had the COVID-19 virus but did not know it at the time, the answer to that question is a simple blood test away. Steward Medical Group primary care offices, in partnership with onsite laboratories, are now offering antibody tests that can determine if a pe...

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Essential Medical Staff from Utah Travel to Massachusetts

April 16, 2020

Skilled Steward Health Care registered nurses and respiratory therapists provide additional support for the next two to four weeks. A team of skilled medical care staff from Steward Health Care in Utah left early on the mornings of April 13th and 14th to travel to their sister facilities in Massachusetts.  The team made up of registered nurses, respiratory therapists, and licensed practical nurses...

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Masks Should Be Worn

April 16, 2020

Beginning April 8, everyone on Steward properties should have a mask on, including patients and visitors. This new measure has been put in place for your protection, as well as the protection of patients and hospital staff. We ask for your understanding and appreciate your cooperation in our commitment to keeping our community safe....

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VISITOR ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

April 16, 2020

Visitor Restrictions In Effect Steward Wide One visitor allowed until further notice beginning Thursday, March 26th. Exceptions are for women in labor and end of life circumstances, who will be allowed one (1) visitor each. Please help us to keep our communities safe. Thank you for your cooperation. Medical Records Request- In order to keep our community safe, we will no longer have walk-in's fo...

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Steward Medical Group Launches Telehealth to Expand Access to Care for Patients Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

April 2, 2020

Virtual Visits Designed to Mitigate the Spread of the Disease, Ease Concerns of Going to the Doctor’s Office

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Steward Medical Group is offering telehealth video visits in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 26, 2020

Steward Medical Group is offering telehealth video visits in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19). Patents can continue to receive the medical care they need without going to the doctor’s office. All you need is a smartphone, desktop, or laptop equipped with a web camera. Call your doctor’s office today if you need an appointment.  Telehealth appointments are available for primary care and inter...

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VISITOR ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

March 18, 2020

Our top priority is always the safety and well-being of our patients, visitors and employees. As we continue to monitor the developing coronavirus situation, we are revising our visitation policy to protect our community against the spread of respiratory illness, including COVID-19. The following policy is now in place. General Visitation Information: 1.  Entrances to the campus for all visitors ...

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How Hospitals Are Preparing For A Rush of Coronavirus Patients

March 18, 2020

Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Dr. Joseph Weinstein, chief medical officer of Steward Health Care (@Steward), which has 35 hospitals in nine states, about moving towards dedicating one hospital in Boston as coronavirus-only treatment. This segment aired on March 18, 2020....

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Update on COVID-19 (coronavirus) and Salt Lake Regional Medical Center

March 11, 2020

  Update on COVID-19 (coronavirus) and Salt Lake Regional Medical Center Readiness  The safety of our patients, visitors and staff is always our highest priority at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center. We continue to monitor the local, national and global situation regarding coronavirus (COVID-19). We are in close communication with the Utah Department of Health (UDOH), Davis County Health Departme...

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Steward Health Care Responds to COVID-19 Outbreak

March 11, 2020

For immediate release: March 10, 2020 Contact: Jodi DeJong, Regional Marketing Director, [email protected] or \ 801-647-0477 Steward Health Care remains prepared to care for patients and the community March 10, 2020 - The health and safety of our community is our top priority. We continue to monitor the local, national and global situation regarding coronavirus (COVID-19) and are in close co...

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Coronavirus Disease FAQ

March 3, 2020

For information on commonly asked questions about the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), see the attached document from The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC). Coronavirus_HiresNoBleed_2.pdf For information about how the Utah Health Care Community is preparing for the Coronavirus, click on the link to the Utah Department of Health press conference on 2/27/20 ht...

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Salt Lake Regional Orthopedic Surgeon Named “Humanitarian of the Year”

November 9, 2019

Steward and Salt Lake Regional Orthopedic Surgeon Named “Humanitarian of the Year” American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons to Honor Aaron Hofmann, MD, founder of Operation Walk Utah (SALT LAKE CITY)– November 9, 2019 – About 15 years ago, Dr. Aaron Hofmann, an orthopedic surgeon at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center, a member of Steward Health Care, founded Operation Walk Utah, providing hund...

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Steward Health Care and Salt Lake Regional Medical Center Surgeon to Receive Prestigious Surgical Innovation Award

November 7, 2019

Daniel Cottam, MD, will be honored for his work in bariatric surgery by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Foundation

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Steward Cardiothoracic Surgeon Chases Ironman Dream in World Championship

November 1, 2019

Dr. Jordy Cox aims to inspire others with qualification for elite race in Taupo, New Zealand (Salt Lake City) – October 29, 2019 - As a cardiothoracic surgeon, Dr. Jordy Cox is trained to withstand grueling, 16-hour surgeries. As an athlete, he is training for one of the ultimate endurance tests: The 2020 Ironman 70.3 World Championship in Taupo, New Zealand. Dr. Cox sees patients at the Heart and...

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‘Passionate Wings’ Shop Offers Essential Items To Domestic Violence Victims – Salt Lake Regional Medical Center

August 6, 2019

A woman passionate about helping women to flee domestic violence opens up a unique operation at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center – a one stop shop for essential items for these women to rebuilt their lives.

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6 EMS Providers Earn "EMS Stewards of the Community" Award

May 22, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Media Contact: Tammy Clark Marketing Director Phone: 801-350-4212 E-mail: [email protected] 6 EMS PROVIDERS EARN “EMS STEWARDS OF  THE COMMUNITY” AWARD Steward Utah Hospitals honor six exceptional EMS providers at  Steward Health Care’s award ceremony (SALT LAKE CITY – May 22, 2019) In celebration of National Emergency Medical Service (EMS) week, May 19-24th, Steward...

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EMS Stewards of the Community Awards Nomination Form

March 27, 2019

As an ongoing show of commitment and recognition to our EMS community, Steward Health Care System is pleased to announce the formation of the “EMS Stewards of the Community” awards. These awards are designed to recognize the exceptional care and compassion that EMS providers deliver to patients every day. EMS providers are unsung heroes on the front lines in the battle against illness and injury. ...

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Annual Go Red Por Tu Corazon

February 25, 2019

On Thursday, February 7th, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.,  the 5th Annual Go Red Por Tu Corazón Luncheon will be held at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center. Steward Health Care will be at this event with the Red Couch, seeking “heart stories” from participants. More Information about the event: American Heart Association launched Go Red Por Tu Corazón, a bilingual heart health movement for Latin...

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Heart on the Hill

February 25, 2019

Heart on the Hill - Media Advisory  Volunteers, survivors and community members will come together for Heart on the Hill at the Legislature to meet and talk with their legislators and take part in making Utah a heart-healthier and safer place to live. ...

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Red Couch Kick Off Tour

January 31, 2019

Kick off American Heart Month by celebrating National Wear Red Day® with the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women® Movement Join us for the Red Couch Tour kicking off this Friday, February 1, 2019 Salt Lake City, January 29, 2019 — The American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, asks Utahns to ‘wear red and give’ ...