CHI Health St. Francis
CHI Health Saint Francis Medical Center:
- Level III trauma Center
- 159-bed regional referral center
- a member of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest health providers in the country
- beautiful 9 story patient care tower
- Acute care referral center
- Cancer treatment center
- Cardiopulmonary care
- Hospice; palliative and home care service
- Inpatient rehabilitation unit
- Orthosurgery and Joint replacement center
- Women's Health and Maternal child
- Pain management
- Trauma services
Grand Island, Nebraska Community:
Nebraska boasts the 2nd lowest unemployment rate in the United States at less than 3%, offering an excellent opportunity to grow professionally and raise a family. Grand Island's 50,000 residents (including 110+ physicians) enjoy the amenities of the bigger city and the pace of rural living. This is a great place to raise a family with affordable housing, low taxes, local utilities and a great workforce with an ethic that other areas only dream about. With healthcare and education second to none (offering both private and public education), Grand Island has all the components that make living affordable and enjoyable.
The Physician Network
The Physician Network is a physician led, physician directed organization established to provide convenient access to care for physicians and their patients to the Christ centered health care services provided throughout the CHI Nebraska ministries. The Physician Network is a wholly owned subsidiary corporation of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), the nation's second largest Catholic health care system.
The Physician Network has grown to approximately 340+ providers and consists of 50 practice locations located throughout Nebraska. The Physician Network is organized to allow physicians in a variety of specialties to focus their efforts on the practice of medicine and be assured that the business and financial aspects of the office operation are handled competently and professionally in a market-leading manner.
Catholic Health Initiatives
Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), 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 it provides care. One of the nation’s largest health systems, Englewood, Colo.-based CHI operates in 19 states and comprises 102 hospitals, including four academic health centers and major teaching hospitals and 30 Critical-Access hospitals; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; and other facilities that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care. In fiscal year 2015, CHI provided $981 million in charity care and community benefit -- through programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. The health system, which generated $15.2 billion in total annual operating revenues fiscal year 2015, has total assets of $23.0 billion.
Our Core Values – Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence
Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.
CHI Health (Nebraska) has implemented a nicotine free work policy and will consider only qualified nicotine free candidates. As of March 1, 2019, cotinine (nicotine) will be added to the list of substances screen for during the post offer, pre-employment testing for all external job candidates offered employment. A positive result for cotinine (nicotine) will eliminate eligibility for employment. consideration.