Community members interested in learning more about challenges and opportunities
in the dynamic local health care environment will be interested in the
new "Behind the Scenes" presentation series at St. John's
Medical Center. "This opportunity is geared toward individuals who
want to expand their understanding of the complexities of modern rural
health care," said communications officer Karen Connelly. "It's
an opportunity for people who care about local health care to dig deeper
around some key issues and trends."
The first community conversation will take place on Monday, June 18, facilitated
by CEO Paul Beaupré, MD, and John Kren, Chief Financial and Operating
Officer. The one-hour presentation and discussion, which will take place
at 7:30 am and 5:30 pm in the St. John’s boardroom, will focus on
financial topics such as national trends and local considerations affecting
the 2019 Medical Center budget, which is currently being developed for
approval by the Board of Trustees in July.
"This is something our patients and other community members are asking
for," said Connelly. "We are very grateful for the engagement
of our community around issues of health care access and sustainability.
It will certainly contribute to higher quality care that best meets the
Media contact: Karen Connelly, 307.739.7380, firstname.lastname@example.org
About St. John’s Medical Center
St. John's Medical Center in Jackson, Wyoming, offers patient-centered
clinical excellence and community wellness services through a full-service
hospital, primary care and specialty physician practices, and a long-term
care Living Center.