February 19, 2015

Providence Hospitals recognized for being fit-friendly worksite

The American Heart Association has recognized Providence Hospitals as a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite for helping employees eat better and move more. [More]
February 17, 2015

Sisters of Charity Health System in top 10 in the country for overall hospital care

The Sisters of Charity Health System has been recognized as one of the nation’s highest quality health systems for overall hospital care in a recently released study from CareChex. [More]
February 10, 2015

World Day of the Sick is Wednesday, February 11

February 11 is World Day of the Sick, an observation introduced by Pope John Paul II in 1992 as a way for believers to offer prayers for those suffering from illnesses. The day coincides with the commemoration of Our Lady of Lourdes and is an opportunity for those who serve in Catholic health ministry to reflect on caring for those who are sick as well as those who provide care to them. [More]
February 9, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina senior research director selected for prestigious Diversity Leaders Initiative

The senior research director of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, Stephanie Kripa Cooper-Lewter, is one of 38 leaders from across the South Carolina Midlands selected to participate in the eighth class of the Riley Institute at Furman’s Diversity Leaders Initiative (DLI). [More]
January 31, 2015

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families receives grant to help dads and kids eat healthier

The Junior League of Columbia recently awarded $11,656 to the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families to help dads and their children eat right and have healthier, happier lives. The center sought the funds to enhance its health curriculum by focusing on nutrition and healthy eating, especially for children. [More]
January 13, 2015

Providence Hospitals receives quality-based accreditation

Providence Hospitals recently announced that it successfully completed its accreditation process from DNV GL - Healthcare. By earning accreditation, Providence Hospitals has demonstrated that it meets or exceeds patient safety standards (Conditions of Participation) set forth by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). [More]
January 5, 2015

Catholic Health Association celebrates 100 years

The Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA), of which the Sisters of Charity Health System is a member, is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2015. Originally named the Catholic Hospital Association, CHA was founded in 1915 as an organization through which Catholic health systems, hospitals, continuum-of-care facilities and the sponsors of these organizations could work together to achieve success that would not be possible working separately.

On July 19, 1914, Catholic health ministry leaders came together to respond to technological advances that we [More]
January 2, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina elects new board of trustees chair and adds three new members

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently elected Rick Mendoza to serve as the chair of its board of trustees, and added three new board members. [More]
December 24, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $172,000 to 10 Community Enrichment grantees

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded 10 Community Enrichment grants totaling $172,000, bringing the foundation total in Community Enrichment grants to $332,000 for the year. [More]
December 20, 2014

Surgeon writes about cardiac surgery advances at Providence Hospitals

Providence Hospitals thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon Mac Leppard M.D. recently wrote a guest column for The State about advancements the hospital has made in cardiac surgery over the past 40 years. [More]

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