January 18, 2016

Vice President Joe Biden begins ‘moonshot’ cancer initiative with call to St. Vincent Charity marketing executive

Launching his recent cancer-fighting “moonshot” initiative, Vice President Joe Biden asked people affected by cancer to share their stories online. Wendy Hoke, vice president of marketing and communications at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, was one of several thousand people to share her story. She was the first person to receive a personal call from Biden. [More]
January 14, 2016

St. Vincent Charity receives $125,000 gift for mental health center of excellence

The Cleveland Foundation recently announced a gift of $125,000 to invest in building St. Vincent Charity Medical Center’s behavioral health services into a center of excellence, which will help the hospital deliver a full continuum of comprehensive adult psychiatric services. [More]
January 13, 2016

Newspaper columnist showcases Light of Hearts Villa in Christmas spirit column

Regina Brett, New York Times bestselling author and columnist for The Plain Dealer, recently wrote a column about the spirit of love found at Light of Hearts Villa, where her mother has been a resident for two years. [More]
January 11, 2016

Health Insurance Marketplace 2016 open enrollment ends January 31

The Sisters of Charity Health System believes families and communities are stronger when everyone has access to quality, affordable health care. In support for the communities we serve, we work to share changes and opportunities to enroll in health insurance - and we want you to know that the last chance to enroll for health insurance in 2016 through the Health Insurance Marketplace is January 31. [More]
January 8, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center chosen as nation's first employer center of excellence for bariatric surgery

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center has been selected as the first hospital in the country to participate in the Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH) Employers Centers of Excellence Network for bariatric surgery. Through this contract, St. Vincent Charity will provide weight loss surgery for large national employers, through a prospective bundled payment arrangement. [More]
January 6, 2016

Dr. Giesele Robinson Greene appointed as a co-chair of NEOMED-CSU Partnership for Urban Health's Community Advisory Board

Dr. Giesele Robinson Greene, senior vice president and chief medical officer of the health system, has been appointed a co-chair of the NEOMED-CSU Urban Primary Care Initiative Community Advisory Board. [More]
January 4, 2016

Mercy Medical Center first location in Ohio to treat BPH with new implant system

Urologist Steven Ochs, M.D., recently performed Ohio’s first UroLift® System implant at Mercy Medical Center to treat symptoms of enlarged prostate, or benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The system offers an alternative to other BPH treatments, such as drug therapy or more invasive surgery. [More]
December 21, 2015

Providence nurse recognized with DAISY Award for work with patients and families

Dee Angela, a coronary care ICU nurse with Providence Hospitals, recently received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The DAISY Award recognizes the special work that nurses do every day. It was established by the DAISY Foundation—an organization working to eliminate diseases that attack the immune system. [More]
December 17, 2015

Providence Hospitals announces new executive leaders

Providence Hospitals and LifePoint Health have announced the appointment of executive leaders for the two-campus Columbia, South Carolina, hospital system. Scott Campbell will assume a key leadership post, serving as lead administrator for Providence Hospitals, and Phil Young will serve in a supporting role as lead administrator for the Northeast campus. [More]
December 16, 2015

Mercy one of four U.S. hospitals to earn 7th consecutive ENERGY STAR® Certification

Mercy Medical Center is one of only three hospitals to earn the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR certification for the seventh consecutive year. The certification signifies that Mercy’s main hospital campus performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency and meets strict energy efficiency performance levels set by the EPA. [More]

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