March 6, 2015

Foundation of Canton supports, helps expand successful anti-bullying program

In August 2011, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton committed $89,460 over three years to help the Stark County Educational Service Center and Stark County parochial schools implement the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program across the county. The program is now being implemented in 29 Stark County public and parochial schools that serve more than 11,000 students.
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March 5, 2015

Mercy Medical Center honors local EMS

Mercy Medical Center recently hosted a continuing education program for emergency medical services (EMS) in honor of American Heart Month. As part of the event, Mercy’s Emergency Chest Pain Center presented its STEMI (St Elevation Myocardial Infarction) Cup award to the Dover Fire Department for achieving the door-to-balloon angioplasty time of six minutes, which was the fastest at Mercy for the second half of 2014. [More]
February 27, 2015

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center: A look back at 150 years

Founded by the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine in 1865, St. Vincent Charity Medical Center is celebrating its 150th anniversary throughout 2015. The celebration includes special events and other efforts as featured at www.stv150.org [More]
February 25, 2015

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families expands health care access for Upstate South Carolina fathers

The South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families is expanding health care access to fathers in the Spartanburg, South Carolina, area with a nurse practitioner making monthly visits to give limited direct health care, health screenings, health education and more. [More]
February 23, 2015

Regina Health Center in top 1% in Ohio for nursing home family satisfaction

Regina Health Center was in the top 1 percent of all Ohio nursing homes in the recently released Ohio Department of Aging family satisfaction survey. With a score of 95.12 out of 100, Regina Health Center (RHC) placed ninth among more than 960 nursing homes surveyed. [More]
February 20, 2015

VIDEO: New PSA promotes Healthy Learners

WIS-TV in Columbia, South Carolina has produced a 30-second public service announcement (PSA) to promote Healthy Learners. [More]
February 19, 2015

Providence Hospitals recognized for being fit-friendly worksite

The American Heart Association has recognized Providence Hospitals as a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite for helping employees eat better and move more. [More]
February 18, 2015

SCHS team raises funds for Ronald McDonald House at Tackle the Tower

A team of four employees from the health system finished in third place in the team competition of the Tackle the Tower stair climb, raising money to benefit families staying at Ronald McDonald House. [More]
February 17, 2015

Sisters of Charity Health System in top 10 in the country for overall hospital care

The Sisters of Charity Health System has been recognized as one of the nation’s highest quality health systems for overall hospital care in a recently released study from CareChex. [More]
February 12, 2015

Volunteer dentists provide free care to thousands of children at Mercy Medical Center

Volunteer dentists from Stark County, Ohio, provided free dental care to children in need February 6 at the Give Kids a Smile Ohio kick-off event held at Mercy Medical Center. [More]

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