September 29, 2014

Mercy Medical Center opens newly renovated, expanded emergency department

To meet growing demand and to remain accessible to patients and their families during times of serious and sometimes life-threatening situations, Mercy Medical Center opened a newly renovated and expanded emergency department (ED). [More]
September 26, 2014

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families speaks to state lawmakers about expungement of criminal records

How far should the state of South Carolina go to give accused criminals a second chance? About 30 percent of state residents have a criminal record of some sort, according to Chelsea Clark, a law clerk with the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families who spoke to a subcommittee of state lawmakers in late August about expungement of criminal records. [More]
September 26, 2014

Mercy Medical Center inducts three physicians into Society of St. Luke

Mercy Medical Center recently honored three of its physicians for outstanding service to patients, the hospital and the community during the 2014 induction ceremony and dinner for the Society of St. Luke, Mercy’s physician honor society. [More]
September 25, 2014

Health System CEO joins other top health executives to discuss the state of the health care industry

Terrence Kessler, president & CEO of the Sisters of Charity Health System, joined four other Northeast Ohio health system leaders in a panel discussion about the current and future states of the health care industry at a recent half-day health care forum in Cleveland. [More]
September 24, 2014

Healthy Learners holds community meeting and listening session

Healthy Learners recently hosted a community meeting in Greenwood, South Carolina, to discuss the sustainability of the Healthy Learners Greenwood program and to share the direct impact of the program. [More]
September 22, 2014

Mercy Medical Center receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold-Plus Award

Mercy Medical Center recently received the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. The award recognizes Mercy for implementing specific quality improvement measures for stroke patient treatment. [More]
September 22, 2014

Regina Health Center receives deficiency-free rating from Ohio Department of Health

Regina Health Center recently received a deficiency-free survey from the Ohio Department of Health (ODH). To receive a deficiency-free survey, Regina Health Center had to meet hundreds of federal and state health and safety standards. Approximately 10 percent of all facilities nationally and in Ohio receive a deficiency-free survey. [More]
September 19, 2014

Providence Hospitals Biomedical Services Department profiled in TechNation magazine

To keep nearly 5,500 pieces of advanced medical equipment at several locations maintained and operating at peak performance, Providence Hospitals relies on a team of six employees in its biomedical services department. TechNation magazine profiled the department in its September issue. [More]
September 17, 2014

Regina Health Center Fall Into Fashion fundraiser heads down the runway October 8

The Friends of Regina Health Center will hold its signature annual fundraising luncheon, Fall Into Fashion, Wednesday, October 8 to benefit Regina Health Center. The Fall Into Fashion luncheon features a fashion show plus a shopping boutique. [More]
September 8, 2014

Light of Hearts Villa celebrates 25 years

Light of Hearts Villa (LOHV) has been celebrating its 25th anniversary with special events throughout the year, including a recent special anniversary Mass of Thanksgiving with The Most Reverend Richard Lennon, Bishop of Cleveland. [More]