STATEMENT FROM THE HEALTH SYSTEM ALLIANCE OF ARIZONA REGARDING GOVERNOR DUCEY’S “GOOD SAMARITAN” ORDER
Phoenix, AZ- The Health System Alliance of Arizona Executive Director Jennifer Carusetta issued the following statement regarding Governor Doug Ducey’s “Good Samaritan” Executive Order:
“We appreciate Governor Ducey’s leadership in providing additional protections for our hospitals and health care workers that are on the frontlines treating COVID-19 patients,” said Jennifer Carusetta, Executive Director of the Health System Alliance of Arizona. “We must use every option available to ensure hospital systems and health care providers can continue to provide world class care in this time of need.”
About the Health System Alliance of Arizona
The Health System Alliance of Arizona is an advocacy organization that represents the interests of large, integrated health systems across Arizona. Alliance membership includes Banner Health, Dignity Health, HonorHealth, Northern Arizona Healthcare and Tenet Healthcare. The members represented in the Alliance have more than 80 acute hospitals and medical facilities across the state and employ more than 50,000 Arizonans encompassing nearly all segments of our healthcare economy including physicians, nurses, emergency care, pharmacy, rehabilitation centers, academic medicine and other ancillary services.