FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, July 19, 2023
SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA — The Arizona Coyotes and Dignity Health announced today a season-long partnership extension that includes Dignity Health becoming the official health care provider of the Arizona Coyotes. As part of the agreement, Dignity Health will provide medical care for Coyotes players throughout the 2023-24 NHL season. Dignity Health is part of CommonSpirit Health.
“We are very pleased to extend our partnership with Dignity Health and have them serve as our official health care provider,” said Coyotes President & CEO Xavier A. Gutierrez. “Dignity Health’s experienced and innovative medical team will provide industry-leading care for our players and help maximize player performance. The Coyotes and Dignity Health are committed to giving back to the community and focused on creating a positive impact in Arizona. We are honored to continue our partnership by showcasing our key community initiatives together.”
“We are proud to partner with the Arizona Coyotes to champion health and wellness both on and off the ice,” said Tim Bricker, President of CommonSpirit Health’s Southwest and Midwest Divisions. “We look forward to providing Coyotes players with world-class medical care and collaborating with the Coyotes organization to advance our mission of improving the health and wellbeing in our local communities.”
In addition to becoming the official health care provider of the Coyotes, Dignity Health will continue to have its logo on the team’s home and road practice jerseys and will serve as the title sponsor for several of the Coyotes top community initiatives including Hockey Fights Cancer, Hispanic Heritage Month, Noche Con Los Yotes, as well as the Coyotes’ Community Corner entitlement at home games.
Dignity Health has been a partner of the Coyotes since 2018.
About Dignity Health in Arizona
Dignity Health in Arizona is anchored by 8 outstanding hospitals in Arizona: St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, Chandler Regional Medical Center, Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, St. Joseph’s Westgate Medical Center, Arizona General Hospital – Laveen, Arizona General Hospital – Mesa, Yavapai Regional Medical Center – East, and Yavapai Regional Medical Center – West.
From this foundation, Dignity Health in Arizona has expanded into a comprehensive health care system, which includes clinics, specialty hospitals, urgent cares, freestanding emergency departments, insurance providers, an accountable care organization and other clinical partnerships. The Dignity Health Medical Group includes hundreds of physicians in Arizona and a wide range of specialties. Dignity Health is part of CommonSpirit, one of the nation’s largest health care systems.