October 28, 2013

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, Providence Hospitals and St. John Medical Center score high in patient safety

Three Sisters of Charity Health System hospitals achieved high marks in the latest Hospital Safety Score update from The Leapfrog Group. The Hospital Safety Score assigns A, B, C, D and F grades to more than 2,500 hospitals in the United States based on preventable medical errors, injuries, accidents and infections. Within the Sisters of Charity Health System, St. John Medical Center received an “A,” St. Vincent Charity Medical Center received a "B" and Providence Hospitals received “B” in the fall 2013 update from Leapfrog. [More]
October 17, 2013

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina holds listening session focused on family homelessness

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently held a listening session in conjunction with St. Lawrence place that focused on the strengths and challenges faced by families who experience homelessness. [More]
October 14, 2013

The South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families provides new resources to help self-represented litigants modify their child support

The South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families and a group of partners have released a new online interactive software and instructional video for custodial and non-custodial parents wanting to modify their child support orders through the South Carolina Family Court. [More]
October 7, 2013

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina releases 2012 annual report

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently released its 2012 annual report, “Changing the Face of Philanthropy.” After 16 years of grantmaking, the foundation transitioned in 2011 from responsive grantmaking to strategic grantmaking to have greater impact with grant dollars invested.
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October 2, 2013

Healthy Learners Champions for Children Golf Tournament tees off October 16

The 14th annual Healthy Learners Champions for Children Golf Tournament in Memory of George Younginer is October 16. All proceeds benefit Healthy Learners and its mission of helping children across South Carolina by providing them with health care services such as vision care, dental care and hearing evaluations. [More]
September 23, 2013

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families develops new guide to help fathers expunge criminal records

The South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families recently released a new “Guide to Expungement in South Carolina” to help fathers with criminal records erase an arrest or conviction from their record, which can be a barrier to obtaining employment, student loans and even housing. [More]
September 16, 2013

Community leaders in South Carolina show support for Healthy Learners Dillon

McLeod Medical Center in Dillon, South Carolina, hosted a community meeting August 28 to gain new support and renew commitments to the continuation of the Healthy Learners Dillon program. [More]
September 11, 2013

Providence Hospital Northeast designated an Aetna Institute of Quality Orthopedic Care Facility

Providence Hospital Northeast has been designated an Aetna Institute of Quality Orthopedic Care Facility for total joint replacement surgery. Aetna makes information about the quality and cost of health care services available to its members to help them make informed decisions about their health care needs.
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August 27, 2013

NFL player selects Healthy Learners to receive a portion of merchandise proceeds

Marcus Lattimore, a former football player at the University of South Carolina and now a player on the San Francisco 49ers in the National Football League, has selected Healthy Learners to receive a portion of proceeds from merchandise sales through his new fan website. [More]
August 22, 2013

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina’s Nonprofit Leadership Training Program graduates six in ceremony at Columbia College

Six students graduated in early August from the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina’s Nonprofit Leadership Training Certificate Program, earning a certificate in organizational change and leadership from Columbia College’s graduate program. The certificate program helps students take their nonprofit leadership to the next level. [More]

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