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 6, 2016

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton awards $1.8 million in grants and funds

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton has announced $1,830,104 in grants and restricted funds for the third and fourth quarters of 2015 to address major concerns in the community, including homelessness, mental health, and early childhood. [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 18, 2015

Joseph’s Home featured in Good News Giving series

Joseph’s Home was again selected as one of several Cleveland-area nonprofit groups to receive publicity and free advertising from the Good News Giving program from Northeast Ohio Media Group. [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]
December 16, 2015

Sister Judith Ann Karam: Through its 'culture of care,' ministry supports Pope Francis' call for change

Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA recently penned the following reflection about Pope Francis and his visit to the United States, which was published in the December 15 issue of Catholic Health World. Sister Judith Ann attended the Pope’s visit at the White House as part of her role as board chair of the Catholic Health Association of the United States. Sister Judith Ann is also congregational leader of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine and chair of the public juridic person of the Sisters of Charity Health System. [More]
December 14, 2015

Canton families experience spirit of Mercy Medical Center at Christmas open house

Patients, their families and other residents of Northeast Canton experienced an early Christmas celebration at a community open house in early December at Mercy Medical Center at St. Paul Square. [More]
December 11, 2015

Joseph’s Home navigates changing landscape of homeless services

Joseph’s Home is a unique ministry in Cleveland dedicated to helping homeless men heal after hospital stays and further achieve their journeys to independence. The latest issue of the "Joseph’s Journey" newsletter shares the story of Mr. Benz, who stabilized his health while at Joseph’s Home after multiple surgeries and regained his strength to live independently in his own apartment. [More]

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