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 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]
May 7, 2014

Mercy Medical Center receives Ohio Hospital Association environmental award

The Ohio Hospital Association (OHA) recently awarded Mercy Medical Center with its annual Melvin Creeley Environmental Leadership Award. Mercy was one of 12 Ohio hospitals to receive the award. The award recognizes hospitals for promoting sound practices through environmental stewardship. [More]
May 6, 2014

Mercy Medical Center honors five nurses with clinical excellence awards

In recognition of National Nurses Week (May 6-12), Mercy Medical Center is honoring five of its clinical staff members with Mercy Nursing Excellence Awards. [More]
May 2, 2014

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center among four Ohio hospitals to receive state money to expand services

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center will receive $500,000 from the state of Ohio to expand geriatric psychiatry services. This is among numerous projects and services that will receive a recently announced total of $2.4 billion in capital improvements approved by the Ohio legislature. [More]
May 1, 2014

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center to launch social media campaign to celebrate 150th anniversary

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center will kick off a yearlong 150th anniversary celebration October 18, 2014, at Pizzazz, its signature fundraising event. Before Pizzazz, St. Vincent will be generating awareness about its milestone anniversary through a social media campaign. [More]
April 30, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland awards $550,000 in grants

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland awarded more than $550,000 in grants for the first quarter, continuing its support of homeless housing initiatives as well as supporting the new collaboration of organizations working to end youth homelessness in the community. [More]
April 29, 2014

Rosary Hall medical director honored by Geauga County Board of Mental Health

The Geauga County Board of Mental Health and Recovery Services recognized Dr. Chris Adelman, medical director of Rosary Hall at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, at its March meeting for 10 years of volunteer service as a board member. [More]
April 28, 2014

Westlake Community Garden ready to sprout at St. John Medical Center

In a joint venture between St. John Medical Center and the city of Westlake, Ohio, local residents will be able to grow their own produce on the grounds of the medical center at the soon-to-open Westlake Community Garden. [More]