Summa Health System is one of the largest organized delivery systems in Ohio. Encompassing a network of hospitals, community health centers, a health plan, a physician-hospital organization, an entrepreneurial entity, research and a foundation, Summa is renowned for excellence in patient care and for exceptional approaches to health care delivery.
The System represents more than 1,200 licensed, inpatient beds on the Akron City, St. Thomas and Cuyahoga Falls General Hospital campuses and outpatient care in four health centers in surrounding communities. The Summa Health System Foundation, the system's philanthropic entity, provides vital funding for medical education, research and patient-care initiatives. Summa Health Network, Summa's physician-hospital organization, represents more than 900 physicians. The Summa Enterprise Group seizes for-profit opportunities to bring health-based products to the market. SummaCare, which received the highest accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), provides medical coverage for more than 80,000 members in Northeast Ohio.