June 17, 2011

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Awards $467,937 in Grants

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded 10 responsive grants totaling $467,937 to nonprofit and faith-based organizations across South Carolina. Responsive grants are designed to address the root causes of poverty using strategic methods that allow the foundation to work closely with grantees and develop collaborative relationships by selectively offering focused technical assistance and more intentional monitoring through site visits. Responsive grants are awarded once a year. More...
June 17, 2011

Sun Newspapers Features Upcoming St. John Medical Center Renovations and Groundbreaking Ceremony

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...
June 9, 2011

VIDEO: How Reform Will Advance the Healing Mission

At the 2011 Catholic Health Assembly, the Catholic Health Association premiered four videos detailing the important policy changes included in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.  The Sisters of Charity Health System joined CHA in advocating for passage of health reform. More...
June 9, 2011

Providence Hospitals Heart Program Again Rated in Top 10% Nationally

Providence Heart & Vascular Institute has again been recognized for its quality outcomes. For the ninth consecutive rating period, the Institute has received a “3 star” rating from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS), which denotes the highest category of quality. More...
June 7, 2011

Sisters of Charity Health System president and CEO elected to Catholic Health Association Board of Trustees

In an election held during the 2011 Catholic Health Assembly in Atlanta, June 5-7, Sr. Judith Ann Karam, CSA, president and CEO of the Sisters of Charity Health System, was installed to the Catholic Health Association’s Board of Trustees. This is Sr. Judith Ann’s first term, which will span three years. More...
June 1, 2011

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Awards $79,500 in Grants

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded 31 Caritas grants, totaling $64,500, and three other grants, totaling $15,000, to nonprofit and faith-based organizations across South Carolina. Caritas grants are for organizations providing outreach services to the poor and marginalized. They are one-year grants designed for organizations with annual budgets of less than $250,000. More...
May 31, 2011

Columbia Star Highlights Success of Fatherhood Initiatives in South Carolina

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina and South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families were featured in the following Columbia Star story for their work to enlighten the minds, encourage the hearts, and empower the spirits of men as fathers. More...
May 16, 2011

Mercy Medical Center Opens New Cardiac Diagnostic Department

Mercy Medical Center in Canton, Ohio, recently opened a newly renovated, state-of-the-art Cardiac Diagnostic Department. The new department, located on the second floor of Mercy’s Surgery Center, offers a convenient, comfortable and relaxing setting for cardiac diagnostics, combined with the most up-to-date, high-tech diagnostic equipment available today. Other features include separate outpatient and inpatient procedural areas, and showers for patients. More...
May 11, 2011

Video: Sr. Judith Ann Karam notes Cleveland Medical Mart as a place to convene a community of service among nation's medical leaders

As featured in the following video, Sr. Judith Ann Karam, CSA, president and CEO of Sisters of Charity Health System, sees the future Cleveland Medical Mart & Convention Center as a meeting ground for health care industry leaders, a place to move away silos and bring together a community of service among the nation's medical leaders. More...
May 9, 2011

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center receives award for advertising campaign

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center received a Silver Aster Award for its bariatric advertising campaign, “My New Life.” The Aster Awards, one of the largest national competitions of its kind, is hosted by Marketing Healthcare Today Magazine and Creative Images, Inc. This elite program recognizes outstanding healthcare professionals for excellence in their advertising and marketing efforts for the calendar year 2010. More...

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