February 28, 2017

Mercy program educates middle school girls about health issues

Mercy Medical Center and the Canton City Schools started the Well Women Healthy & Strong program last year to educate middle school girls about health issues that affect them. The program recently hosted a lunch for middle school students to discuss the topic of opioid addiction in Stark County. [More]
February 27, 2017

Students think big with Mercy Medical Center surgery robot project

Mercy Medical Center has been the incubator for sixth grade robotics club members to come up with new ideas for the robotic surgery industry. Their work has involved speeding the transfer of medical documentation between the hospital's surgery robot and its electronic health record. [More]
February 24, 2017

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center awarded chest pain certification from The Joint Commission

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Chest Pain Certification. The Gold Seal of Approval is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care. [More]
February 20, 2017

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center’s Rosary Hall leader featured on WKSU series “Opiods: Turning the Tide in the Crisis”

In a recent installment of its series, “Opioids: Turning the Tide in the Crisis,” WKSU interviewed Ted Parrin, M.D., associate medical director of St. Vincent Charity Medical Center’s Rosary Hall and St. Vincent Charity Medical Center medical resident Elliot Schwartz, M.D., about the role pain management has played in the deadly epidemic and how it is changing the way medical students are being taught. [More]
February 14, 2017

Sen. Brown visits St. Vincent Charity Medical Center to learn about work to combat opioid epidemic

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown visited St. Vincent Charity Medical Center February 6 to learn more about the hospital`s approach to treating opioid addiction. He hosted a roundtable with addiction treatment medical professionals and met with patients from Rosary Hall. [More]
February 8, 2017

Crain’s names St. Vincent Charity Medical Center surgeon one of “five to watch in health care”

Crain’s Cleveland Business named Michael Canales, D.P.M., a foot and ankle surgeon at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, to its “five to watch in health care” list in Northeast Ohio. [More]
February 6, 2017

Mercy Medical Center Souper Bowl fundraiser draws record crowd

Mercy Medical Center’s Mercy Service League recently held its annual soup-tasting fundraiser, The Souper Bowl. With a record-setting 220 participants, the event raised more than $13,000 to benefit the Mercy Facility Transformation Project. [More]
January 27, 2017

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center provides drug and alcohol impact statistics

As part of National Drug and Alcohol Facts week, St. Vincent Charity Medical Center provided statistics about the impact of drug and alcohol addiction in the recent issue of its monthly online radiant newsletter. [More]
January 24, 2017

St. Vincent Charity board elects new leadership and names new members

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center expanded its board of directors and elected new board leadership beginning January 1. Robert W. Varley was elected board chair by the governing committee, assuming the leadership position held for more than 10 years by Melvin G. Pye, Jr. [More]
January 20, 2017

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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