January 31, 2011
In September 2010, University Hospitals and the Sisters of Charity Health System jointly announced a five-year, $100-million strategic plan for St. John Medical Center that includes the modernization and expansion of the then 29-year-old facility.
Read more about this in a feature story published by MD News on January 31, 2011, or by checking out the original announcement included below. More...
January 28, 2011
The January 2011 edition of the Sisters of Charity Health System’s e-newsletter features stories on fourth quarter grants from our three foundations, the creation of a new ministry to support independent physicians, and more. More...
January 24, 2011
Recently published in The Plain Dealer, the following op/ed by Leslie Koblentz, M.D. of St. Vincent Charity Medical Center shines light on mental illness and its treatment in response to the tragedy in Tucson, Arizona. More...
January 19, 2011
In late 2010, Joseph’s Home residents, staff and alums visited the Cuyahoga Community College Culinary Arts Program’s state-of-the-art kitchens to bake cookies for an activity called “Homeless Give Back.” The baked goods were donated to children attending the Catholic Charities Community Service Early Learning Center and the Early Childhood Center of Arbor Park. Cookies were also sold at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, with proceeds benefitting Joseph’s Home. [m... [More]
January 19, 2011
Clevelanders celebrated the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on January 17, 2011, at a St. Vincent Charity Medical Center event that featured 11th District Congresswoman Marcia Fudge, who is Ohio’s only black member of Congress. More...
January 17, 2011
On January 14, the Cleveland Medical Mart and Convention Center held a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate an important step toward becoming the first comprehensive marketplace to combine permanent showrooms, a Class-A exhibition hall and state-of-the-art conference facilities tailored to the needs of the medical marketplace. When the facility opens in 2013, the Sisters of Charity Health System plans to be an important part of this showcase of our region’s bright future in health care inn... [More]
January 14, 2011
The South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families, a ministry of the Sister of Charity Health System, has published a new edition of its e-newsletter, featuring stories on a father-friendly training session and a recent Father to Father Project graduation ceremony. Read more.
January 6, 2011
As recently reported by The Repository, the Board of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton has awarded more than $1 million in grants for the fourth quarter. The grants were awarded to initiatives, collaborations and organizations that focus on helping the poor and underserved. More...
January 4, 2011
St. Vincent Charity Medical Center Solon Laboratory, Solon, Ohio, has been awarded accreditation by the Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP), based on the results of a recent onsite inspection.
The laboratory’s director, Young S. Park, MD, was advised of this national recognition and congratulated for the excellence of the services being provided. St. Vincent Charity Medical Center Solon Laboratory is one of more than 7,000 CAP-accredited laboratories worl... [More]
January 4, 2011
The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, as the lead applicant for the Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood planning grant, was asked in November 2010 to join with the 21 federal grant winners for an "Intensive Learning Partnership" established by The Promise Neighborhood Institute. The institute is offering technical assistance and guidance to the 21 groups awarded a federal planning grant, as well as about dozen others who scored high in the application process. More...