It’s not just business, it’s personal. We recognize how important your healthcare and wellness are to you and your family. A healthy body, mind and spirit are keys to quality of life. Your healthcare and wellness goals are personal to us, and we want you to know that we are here to listen. Your confidence and trust have helped Akron General remain a caring partner in our community for nearly 100 years and counting.
Our philosophy of relentless commitment and understanding, carried out by nearly 7,000 employees, physicians, medical professionals and volunteers, has helped us in meeting the healthcare needs of more than 1.2 million people throughout Summit, Medina, Portage, Stark and Wayne counties.
We are committed to dialog with our patients and their families. By taking the time to listen to their needs, we are able to treat them individually by educating them on how to get better and stay well and working together for a healthier tomorrow. It’s your health. It’s your life.
1 Akron General Avenue (Formerly 400 Wabash Avenue)
Akron, Ohio 44307
Akron General Health System brings together a network of health care facilities and staff with a rich heritage of exceptional care. Akron General Health System has been a member of VHA since 1982.
Our mission is to improve the health and lives of the people and the communities we serve.
Medical Staff: 970
Research Studies: 240
Outpatient Visits: 635,141
Surgical Procedures: 16,315
Home Care Patients Served: 20,589
Volunteer Hours of Service: 74,110
Donations to Foundation: $2 million
Emergency Department Visits: 110,935
LifeStyles Visits: 753,138
Wages and Benefits Paid: $339,550,000
Total operating revenues: $576,365,000
Chairman of the Board
Brian L. Cherkala
Mark T. Clark
William R. Feth
Michael Gallucci, Jr.
Mark Horattas, MD
Paul Lecat, MD
George I. Litman, MD
Jeffrey Moore, MD
F. William Steere
Robert A. Stefanko