May 22, 2014

Mercy Service League Awards $235,000 to Mercy Medical Center programs

The Mercy Service League recently held its annual year-end banquet where officers presented a $235,000 check to Mercy Medical Center to benefit Mercy Dental Services & General Practice Dental Residency Endowment Fund. The result of 2013–2014 fundraising efforts, Mercy Service League raised the $235,000 by planning and sponsoring a number of events. [More]
May 21, 2014

Triathlete raises funds for Building Healthy Communities

Jim Assenmacher, vice president of business development at the Sisters of Charity Health System, is raising money for Building Healthy Communities (BHC) by competing in his fourth Ironman triathlon June 29 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. [More]
May 20, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton supports anti-bullying campaign

Through a grant from the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton, partners from the Stark County Olweus Bullying Prevention program kicked off an All in Against Bullying campaign earlier this year, with an art contest asking students to show how they would stand up to bullying. [More]
May 14, 2014

Providence Hospitals awards first responders medals

Providence Hospitals awarded six individuals the “Radiant Responder Medal” at its 2014 first quarter STEMI/EMS Outreach Meeting for their response to a call in January for assistance from a 61-year-old man who went into cardiac arrest at his home. [More]
May 13, 2014

SCHS employees provide hands-on support to Building Healthy Communities

Employees from the Sisters of Charity Health System recently volunteered their time to help Building Healthy Communities (BHC) prepare its gardens at E. 76th Street and Cedar Avenue in Cleveland for the 2014 growing season. [More]
May 12, 2014

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, Providence Hospitals and St. John Medical Center score high in patient safety

The Leapfrog Group recently released its latest Hospital Safety Scores, with three Sisters of Charity Health System hospitals achieving high marks. Scores are based on preventable medical errors, injuries, accidents and infections. [More]
May 8, 2014

Vascular surgeon joins St. John Medical Center staff

St. John Medical Center, which is co-owned by University Hospitals (UH) and the Sisters of Charity Health System, has added a well-known, local vascular surgeon to its medical staff with the addition of Christopher J. Smith, M.D., FACS. [More]
May 8, 2014

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families connects with health care providers

Three representatives from the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families (SCCFF) recently spoke to the Congregational Nursing Program of the Spartanburg Area to expand health care access and education for fathers in Upstate South Carolina. [More]
May 8, 2014

Three Providence nurses named to South Carolina’s top 100

Three nurses from Providence Hospitals were honored at the South Carolina Nurses Foundation’s 13th Palmetto Gold Nurse Recognition awards and celebration May 7. The honor, limited to the state’s top 100 nurses, included Providence’s Carmen Garcia, Christine Power and Vickie Williams. [More]
May 7, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland supports new health center in Central

With the support of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, Cleveland’s Central neighborhood will have a new health center opening in May 2015 to meet the needs of residents who live in public housing. [More]

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