Catholic Health East is a multi-institutional Catholic health system, which is co-sponsored by seven religious congregations, and Hope Ministries, a Public Juridic Person within Catholic Health East. Based in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, the System provides the means to ensure the continuation of the Catholic identity and operational strength of the sponsors' health ministries, which are located within 11 eastern states from Maine to Florida.
Our Sponsors are:
The System includes 35 acute care hospitals, four long-term acute care hospitals, 26 freestanding and hospital-based long-term care facilities, 12 assisted-living facilities, four continuing care retirement communities, eight behavioral health and rehabilitation facilities, 31 home health/hospice agencies and numerous ambulatory and community-based health services. Catholic Health East facilities employ more than 60,000 full-time employees as partners in ministry.
Read a welcome from Catholic Health East
President Judith M. Persichilli
Review Our Mission and Core Values
and learn about our sponsorship
Learn more about CHE’s commitment to diversity.
Learn about the history of Catholic Health East.
Explore the role of CHE in Catholic health care in
Holy Memory, Faithful Action.