The St. Joseph Health System 2012 Trustee Conference, entitled "Responding to the Call: Transforming Our Ministry", takes place on January 26 and 27 at the Barton Creek Hotel and Spa in Austin, Texas. The event aims to identify industry changes in health care in order to strengthen the ministry with an enhanced vision and purpose.
Users of the conference app have access to daily itineraries with calendar integration, as well as keynote speaker biographies and a map of the conference facilities. An included city guide provides five-day weather forecast and travel information to local dining, movie theaters and more for Austin, TX, while a new “notes” feature enables conference attendees to easily write, edit, and email notes directly within the app. Other highlights include a library of selected readings, as well as email, Twitter, and Facebook integration.
The St. Joseph Health System consists of 14 acute care hospitals and a variety of other health facilities, including outpatient services, community clinics, and home health agencies. With an additional presence in non-traditional settings such as shopping malls and schools, St. Joseph Health System maintains a strong presence across the western United States in three distinct regions: Northern California, Southern California, and West Texas/Eastern New Mexico.