Steward Health Care System Names Christopher Dunleavy Chief Financial Officer
/newsroom/2021-10-27/steward-health-care-system-names-christopher-dunleavy-chief-financial-officer
Steward Health Care Recognized by the American College of Cardiology in the “Best Hospitals” Issue of U.S. News & World Report
/newsroom/2021-10-18/steward-health-care-recognized-american-college-cardiology-best-hospitals-issue
Physician-Led Steward Health Care, Nation’s Largest Accountable Care Organization, Achieves CMS’ 100% Quality Ranking
/news/2021-09-24/physician-led-steward-health-care-nations-largest-accountable-care-organization
Steward Health Care Names Marisela Marrero, M.D., Regional President for South Florida
/newsroom/2021-09-14/steward-health-care-names-marisela-marrero-md-regional-president-south-florida
Steward Health Care Completes Acquisition of Five South Florida Hospitals Bringing Physician-Led Care To More Communities In The Region - En Español A Continuación
/newsroom/2021-08-02/steward-health-care-completes-acquisition-five-south-florida-hospitals-bringing
Steward Health Care Appoints Sr. Vimala Vadakumpadan to Board of Directors
/newsroom/2021-07-12/steward-health-care-appoints-sr-vimala-vadakumpadan-board-directors
Steward Health Care Adds Joe Deschryver As South Regional President
/newsroom/2021-06-21/steward-health-care-adds-joe-deschryver-south-regional-president
Steward Health Care To Acquire Five Hospitals In The Miami-Dade/Southern Broward Area From Tenet Healthcare
/newsroom/2021-06-16/steward-health-care-acquire-five-hospitals-miami-dade/southern-broward-area
Steward Health Care Vaccinates 100,000 Americans – And Counting – Against Covid-19
/newsroom/2021-05-20/steward-health-care-vaccinates-100000-americans-and-counting-against-covid-19
Steward Medical Group Announces New Leadership
/newsroom/2021-05-19/steward-medical-group-announces-new-leadership
St. Joseph Medical Center in Houston Kicks Off $92 Million Renovation
/newsroom/2021-05-14/st-joseph-medical-center-houston-kicks-92-million
Steward Health Care To Build New $227 Million Wadley Regional Medical Center In Northwest Texarkana
/newsroom/2021-05-11/steward-health-care-build-new-227-million-wadley-regional-medical-center
Eight Steward Health Care Hospitals Receive Top Ranking For Patient Safety
/newsroom/2021-04-29/eight-steward-health-care-hospitals-receive-top-ranking-patient-safety
Southwest General Hospital To Become Texas Vista Medical Center
/newsroom/2021-03-29/southwest-general-hospital-become-texas-vista-medical-center
Steward Health Care Set to Build New Hospital in St. George, Utah
/newsroom/2021-03-24/steward-health-care-set-build-new-hospital-st-george-utah
STEWARD HEALTH CARE APPOINTS DR. SANJAY SHETTY TO NEWLY CREATED ROLE OF PRESIDENT, STEWARD NORTH AMERICA
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Steward Health Care Salutes Our Veterans
/newsroom/2020-11-10/steward-health-care-salutes-our-veterans
How The Medical Center of Southeast Texas Evacuated COVID-19 Patients for Hurricane Laura
/newsroom/2020-09-10/how-medical-center-southeast-texas-evacuated-covid-19
Steward Health Care Donates More Than $2.9 Million In Medical Supplies
/newsroom/2020-08-27/steward-health-care-donates-more-29-million-medical
Our Way Forward
/newsroom/2020-06-16/our-way-forward
Team of Steward Doctors Acquire Controlling Stake of Steward Health Care
/newsroom/2020-06-03/team-steward-doctors-acquire-controlling-stake-steward
Steward Medical Group Launches Telehealth to Expand Access to Care for Patients Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
/newsroom/2020-04-02/steward-medical-group-launches-telehealth-expand-access-care-patients-amid
How Hospitals Are Preparing For A Rush of Coronavirus Patients
/newsroom/2020-03-18/how-hospitals-are-preparing-rush-coronavirus-patients
A Message from Dr. Joseph Weinstein, Chief Medical Officer for Steward Health Care
/newsroom/2020-03-06/message-dr-joseph-weinstein-chief-medical-officer
Steward and Salt Lake Regional Orthopedic Surgeon Named “Humanitarian of the Year”
/newsroom/2019-11-13/steward-and-salt-lake-regional-orthopedic-surgeon-named-humanitarian-year
Steward Health Care and Salt Lake Regional Medical Center Surgeon to Receive Prestigious Surgical Innovation Award
/newsroom/2019-11-07/steward-health-care-and-salt-lake-regional-medical-center
Steward Cardiothoracic Surgeon Chases Ironman Dream in World Championship
/newsroom/2019-11-01/steward-cardiothoracic-surgeon-chases-ironman-dream-0
Steward Medical Group Aids More than 1,400 Kids in Day of Giving
/newsroom/2019-10-03/steward-medical-group-aids-more-1400-kids-day-giving
Steward Health Care Opens Florence Hospital
/newsroom/2019-09-26/steward-health-care-opens-florence-hospital
Following 18 years with New England Patriots, Joe Van Allen joins Steward Health Care as Vice President for Rehabilitation Services
/newsroom/2019-08-22/following-18-years-new-england-patriots-joe-van-allen
Steward Healthy Beginnings Program Now Offers Free Doula Care for Steward Health Choice Members
/newsroom/2019-05-15/steward-healthy-beginnings-program-now-offers-free-doula-care-steward-health
Steward Healthy Beginnings Program Now Offers Free Doula Care for Steward Health Choice Members
/newsroom/2019-05-15/steward-healthy-beginnings-program-now-offers-free-doula
Steward Health Care Completes Acquisition of Scenic Mountain Medical Center
/newsroom/2019-04-15/steward-health-care-completes-acquisition-scenic
Local Steward Doctor Wins Spot to Compete on “American Ninja Warrior”
/newsroom/2019-03-28/local-steward-doctor-wins-spot-compete-american-ninja
Glenwood Regional Medical Center Becomes First Hospital in Region to Complete Groundbreaking New Heart Procedure
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Steward Health Care Launches New Subsidiary Offering Liability Protection
/newsroom/2019-02-21/steward-health-care-launches-new-subsidiary-offering
Steward Health Care Joins Innovative Effort to Solve America’s Drug Shortage Crisis
/newsroom/2019-01-07/steward-health-care-joins-innovative-effort-solve
Southeast Texas Medical Associates Joins Steward Medical Group
/newsroom/2019-01-03/southeast-texas-medical-associates-joins-steward-medical
Inspirational Artwork by Artists Impacted by Homelessness or Disabilities Highlights Workspace at Steward Medical Group Offices
/newsroom/2018-12-13/inspirational-artwork-artists-impacted-homelessness-or
Steward Health Care Only Provider to Receive Massachusetts' Coveted 2018 Leapfrog Top General Hospital Distinction
/newsroom/2018-12-06/steward-health-care-only-provider-receive-massachusetts
Steward Health Care Announces New Partnership with the Arizona Diamondbacks
/newsroom/2018-11-29/steward-health-care-announces-new-partnership-arizona
Steward Health Care Names Herb Holtz General Counsel
/newsroom/2018-11-29/steward-health-care-names-herb-holtz-general-counsel
Renowned Orthopedic Clinic Introduces New Name of Steward Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Center and Adds Phoenix Suns Physicians
/newsroom/2018-11-29/renowned-orthopedic-clinic-introduces-new-name-steward
Steward Health Care Welcomes Jim Olson as Chief Communications Officer
/newsroom/2018-11-29/steward-health-care-welcomes-jim-olson-chief
SWell Cycle Will Kick Off College Basketball Championship Weekend With Complimentary Rides On March 30
/newsroom/2018-11-29/swell-cycle-will-kick-college-basketball-championship
Steward Health Care International Signs Letter of Intent with the Croatian Ministry of Health
/newsroom/2018-11-29/steward-health-care-international-signs-letter-intent
Trip Pilgrim named Regional President for Steward’s East Division
/newsroom/2018-11-29/trip-pilgrim-named-regional-president-stewards-east
Steward Health Care Names Ruben Jose King-Shaw, Jr. Chief Strategy Officer, Role to include Expansion in U.S. and Latin America
/newsroom/2018-11-27/steward-health-care-names-ruben-jose-king-shaw-jr-chief
Phoenix Suns and Mercury Name Steward Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Center Physicians Official Team Doctors
/newsroom/2018-11-12/phoenix-suns-and-mercury-name-steward-orthopedic-sports
Steward Health Care Names Lindsay Smelser as Vice President of Marketing
/newsroom/2018-10-01/steward-health-care-names-lindsay-smelser-vice-president

Vendors - Patient Privacy

Dear Steward Vendor,

The mission of Steward Health Care System LLC (Steward) is to serve the needs of our communities by delivering the highest quality care with compassion and respect. We accomplish this mission in an environment governed by complex local, state and federal rules and regulations.

Steward is committed to behaving and doing business honestly, responsibly and in accordance with laws and regulations. As a Steward vendor, you are an important part of our commitment to ethical and legal business practices and prevention of violations of federal and state, fraud, waste, and abuse laws.

As part of doing business with Steward, please review and abide by the information provided below.

Code of Conduct
As a Steward Vendor, you are required to abide by the Steward Code of Conduct. The Code provides general guidance and outlines expectations with respect to compliance standards and ethical business operations. A copy of the Code is here.

Key Compliance Laws
Please review and consider the ‘Overview of Key Health Care Laws’ provided that describes a few of the key laws that often govern the relationship between Steward, its vendors, Steward clinicians and patients.

Patient Privacy
As a health care provider, many of the services, functions or activities vendors provide involve the access, use or disclosure of Protected Health Information (PHI). In addition, even vendors who do not perform activities or services directly using PHI may interact with patients or PHI in the course of performing work for Steward. These are considered ‘incidental’ uses and disclosure. Please review and consider the ‘Overview of Key Privacy Concepts’ to ensure our patients’ privacy is protected. 

If you are a business associate of Steward, you are also obligated to follow the requirements set forth within your agreement with Steward.

Should you have any questions about the information provided, please contact your Steward Business Owner for further discussion. 

Thank you,
Steward Health Care
Office of Corporate Compliance and Privacy