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Sarah Ascher

Senior Director - Arizona End of Life Care Partnership
United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona

Sarah Super Ascher is Sr. Director of the Az End of Life Care Partnership for which the United Way of Tucson serves as the Anchor organization.

Sarah’s prior roles include Director- Patient Experience-Sidra Medicine; Director- Service Excellence-Banner Health; Director- Patient Relations-University Medical Center; also serving on Boards of Directors for community based organizations.

Her passion for EOL work is personal, having experienced the death of her 51 year old mother to cancer when 15; the death of an18 year old brother from suicide; and caring for her father during his journey with dementia from diagnosis until death.


Breakout Session II – Best Practices of High Performing States

Presented by Alexis Malfesi, Louis J. Gagliano, Jessica O. Brown, Sandra Severson, Sarah Ascher, Theresa Schmidt at 10:15 AM on Thursday, October 10th.

Creating a person-centered care approach often “misses opportunities” that ensure the voice of the individual and family are included in the design of the care planning process. Are you focused on the “right stuff” to ensure care delivered aligns with a plan of care that is centered around an individuals’ preferences, needs, values, and beliefs?…