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Health System deputy general counsel nominated as Fellow of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation

Shannon Fogarty Jerse, deputy general counsel for the Sisters of Charity Health System and general counsel to St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, has been nominated to become a Fellow of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation (CMBF).[More]

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St. Vincent Charity Medical Center’s Rosary Hall encourages patients to give up control to recover

A patient turned volunteer at Rosary Hall at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center discussed her addiction and hopes of providing relatable insights to patients and helping them piece their lives back together in an article that ran in the hospital’s online monthly newsletter.[More]

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Light of Hearts Villa showcased in Plain Dealer's "Cool Spaces" series

Light of Hearts Villa was featured in a recent "Cool Spaces" article in "The Plain Dealer" for the building's many unique features. The Cool Spaces series showcases special homes, condos, businesses and public spaces around Northeast Ohio.[More]

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St. Vincent Charity Medical Center team works to end woman’s decade-long journey with chronic pain

After slipping on ice and destroying her ankle, Celeste Cocca endured several unsuccessful surgeries and lived in constant pain for 10 years. Finally, she was referred to St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, where a team of caregivers helped eradicate her pain.[More]

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Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton awards $1.9 million in grants

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton recently announced $1,918,898 in grants for the third and fourth quarters of 2016 to meet the diverse needs of the poor and underserved in the Canton community.[More]

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 Sister Judith Ann Karam honored with Health Legacy of Cleveland Award

Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA, congregational leader for the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, received the Health Legacy Award for Excellence October 11 at the 2015 Health Legacy of Cleveland award and scholarship dinner.

Every other year, Health Legacy of Cleveland hosts the dinner to present the award and name individuals to its health equity honor roll. The event also raises funds to provide scholarships and purposeful public programming aimed at inspiring African-American Cleveland area students to become physicians and dentists through education. 

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Catholic Health Association installs Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA as board chair

 
Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA, who is chair of the public juridic person of the Sisters of Charity Health System, was installed as chair of the board of trustees of the Catholic Health Association of the United States June 8, 2015, at the association's centennial assembly in Washington D.C.

Sister Judith Ann is also congregational leader of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, our founding congregation of women religious.

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The Sisters of Charity Health System is rooted in our Catholic faith and values, fighting to save lives daily.

“For I was hungry and you gave me food; I was thirsty and you gave me drink; a stranger and you welcomed me; naked and you clothed me; ill and you cared for me… in so far as you did this to one of the least of these sisters and brothers of mine, you did it for me.”
Matthew 25: 35-36, 40