October 23, 2014

Ohio Assisted Living Association honors Light of Hearts Villa employee

The Ohio Assisted Living Association (OALA) will honor Light of Hearts Villa Staff Accountant Nathan Haines with an OALA Honoring Excellence Award at its annual conference in November in Columbus, Ohio. [More]
October 22, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina forms kinship care partnership

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina and the Annie E. Casey Foundation have announced a partnership for 2015 to support kinship care in South Carolina. The Sisters of Charity Foundation launched its kinship care initiative in September by bringing together a host of kinship stakeholders from across the state. [More]
October 21, 2014

Early Childhood Resource Center fundraiser brings toys to life

The Early Childhood Resource Center (ECRC) held its “The Big, Big, Really Big Toy Box” fundraising event in late September, with hundreds of children and their families coming out to see their favorite toys come to life and participate in fun family activities. [More]
October 16, 2014

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center internal medicine residents achieve perfect pass rate on board exams

The internal medicine graduating class of 2014 at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center has achieved perfection with 100 percent of residents passing the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) exam. [More]
October 14, 2014

Mercy Medical Center physician receives St. Augustine Award for distinguished service

Mercy Medical Center’s Mercy Development Foundation presented James F. King, M.D., the 2014 St. Augustine Award for Distinguished Service at its Founders Day Donor Recognition events held in late September at Mercy Medical Center. [More]
October 10, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Awards $131,000 to support women religious

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded $131,000 in Collaboration for Ministry Initiative (CMI) grants to support 10 women religious grantees. [More]
October 9, 2014

Mercy Medical Center employee ends Tour de Mercy bike ride on top of Italian mountain

Mercy Medical Center employee Chris Christian rode his bicycle for 15 consecutive days through central and southern France, and northern Italy, traveling 2,014 kilometers to raise awareness about cancer while raising funds for Mercy Cancer Center. [More]
October 7, 2014

Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Statement

With the confirmed diagnosis of Ebola in a patient in Texas who recently traveled from Liberia, the disease has been in the news a lot lately. While it is still a rare disease, Ebola is a severe, often fatal disease in humans. That is why our hospitals are taking proactive precautions to protect patients and caregivers in our facilities from this disease. [More]
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]