December 4, 2014

Nation’s first county-level Pay for Success program aims to reconnect foster children with caregivers in stable, affordable housing

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland joined many partners on December 4 in announcing the nation’s first county-level Pay for Success program. Announced during a conference in Chicago hosted by the White House’s Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, the program – known as the Partnering for Family Success Program—aims to reconnect foster children in Cuyahoga County with caregivers in stable, affordable housing. This innovative program will deliver intensive 12-15 month treatment to 135 families over five years to reduce the length of stay in out-of-home foster care placement for children whose families are homeless. [More]
November 26, 2014

Mercy Medical Center provides Australian woman with rare heart tumor life-saving, bloodless surgery

At Mercy Medical Center, Australian Madalyn Copcutt recently underwent life-saving, bloodless open-heart surgery, a ground-breaking, minimally invasive approach that minimizes patient blood loss before, during and after treatment. [More]
November 24, 2014

Mercy Medical Center nurse recognized for forensic nursing excellence

The International Association of Forensic Nurses recently recognized Mercy Medical Center nurse Shawanna Musick-Eckert for forensic nursing excellence for the second year in a row. Musick-Eckert serves as the hospital’s SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) coordinator and a community educator. Musick-Eckert was nominated by her peers for the honor. [More]
November 21, 2014

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families board welcomes three new members

The South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families recently welcomed three new members to its governing board. [More]
November 20, 2014

Exhibit installed in Richfield celebrates historical contributions of Catholic sisters in Northeast Ohio

In a fitting tribute to the stories of Catholic sisters from all communities that have ministered in Northeast Ohio, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland has permanently installed Progress & Promise: Sisters Serving Northeast Ohio at Regina Health Center in Richfield, Ohio. [More]
November 19, 2014

Early Childhood Resource Center recognized for community stewardship

The Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce recognized the Early Childhood Resource Center with an award of appreciation for outstanding community service and enhancing the welfare of Stark County during the chamber’s 45th annual Community Salute Awards dinner in early November. [More]
November 17, 2014

Health system sponsors City Club forum on health care delivery

Sisters of Charity Health System Chief Medical Officer Giesele Robinson Greene, M.D., participated in a recent panel discussion at The City Club of Cleveland about health care delivery titled “From Volume to Value.” The health system was also a sponsor of the forum. [More]
November 14, 2014

Mercy Medical Center one of four U.S. hospitals to earn sixth consecutive ENERGY STAR® certification

Mercy Medical Center has earned its sixth consecutive U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR certification, which signifies that the building 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]
November 13, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland awards $300,000 in third-quarter grants

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland recently awarded more than $300,000 in third-quarter grants to Cuyahoga County nonprofits in several focus areas, including to build healthy communities, end homelessness and sustain religious women. [More]
November 12, 2014

St. John Medical Center celebrates employee milestones

St. John Medical Center (SJMC) recently honored nearly 200 employees for anniversaries of 10, 15, 20 and more years working at SJMC. President and CEO William A. Young welcomed the employees to the milestone celebration, thanking them for their years of service. [More]

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