October 1, 2012
The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) has Granted Three Year Accreditation with Commendation to the Cancer Program at St. John Medical Center. [More]
July 17, 2012
In its annual “Best Hospitals” rankings, U.S. News and World Report recognized two Sisters of Charity Health System hospitals: Mercy Medical Center and St. John Medical Center. [More]
July 2, 2012
The Plain Dealer recently featured the upcoming Festival of the Arts event at St. John Medical Center, which is a 50/50 partnership between the Sisters of Charity Health System and University Hospitals. [More]
December 7, 2011
St. John Medical Center (SJMC) is pleased to announce the appointment of William A. Young Jr. as President and CEO of SJMC. The announcement was made by Ronald W. Dees, Chairman of the Board of Directors for SJMC which is co-owned by the Sisters of Charity Health System and University Hospitals (UH). Mr. Young will begin his new role by December 31, 2011. More...
November 30, 2011
The Sisters of Charity Health System is taking a significant step into the future of patient care in Ohio by committing three of its medical centers to join the statewide health information exchange.
Plans now will begin for St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, St. John Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center to connect electronically to other Ohio physicians, hospitals, labs and health care entities. The projected timeline for implementation for St. Vincent Charity and St. John is the summer of 2012, and for Mercy Medical Center, the fall of 2012. More...
November 9, 2011
More than $45 million in improvements at St. John Medical Center (SJMC) have received final approval from the hospital's board of directors, paving way for implementation of Phases 1 and 2 of the hospital's modernization plan. Phases 3 and 4 will cost an additional $6.4 million which still needs approval by the board of trustees. More...
June 17, 2011
St. John Medical Center, which is co-owned by University Hospitals and Sisters of Charity Health System, was featured in a recent Sun Newspapers article describing details of the planned renovations and upcoming groundbreaking ceremony to kick-off the project.
St. John Medical Center in Westlake is set for a major overhaul More...
May 20, 2011
How far would you go for a fighting chance?
St. John Medical Center invites you to consider that question during a free screening of the award-winning documentary 9000 Needles, focusing on Devin Dearth’s heroic battle following a massive stroke. More...
February 23, 2011
The Plain Dealer in Cleveland, Ohio recently featured a lengthy profile of St. John Medical Center's Holistic Birthing Center.
St. John opened the center in September 2009 and has since delivered 139 babies in its state-of-the-art, 320-square-foot private birthing suite, which includes a built-in 160-gallon birthing tub, soothing neutral colors, a selection of music and aromatherapy, and four certified midwives on staff. More...
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...