November 30, 2016

Mercy Medical Center receives heart failure reaccreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care

Mercy Medical Center Heart Center recently received full heart failure reaccreditation status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. [More]
November 28, 2016

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $102,000 to 43 Caritas grantees

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded Caritas Grants for the fall 2016 grant cycle. The grants provide support to organizations dealing with situational poverty and/or meeting basic needs of individuals and families in South Carolina. [More]
November 23, 2016

Diocese of Cleveland launches crowdfunding event November 29: #weGiveCatholic

Several ministries of the Sisters of Charity Health System will be participating in the first-ever online day of Catholic giving in Northeast Ohio. The event is called We Give Catholic and will take place Tuesday, November 29, which is Giving Tuesday—a national day of giving for nonprofits. You can help by sharing the news or making a gift. [More]
November 22, 2016

Light of Hearts Villa caregiver receives Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging award

Light of Hearts Villa caregiver, Jackie Raines, STNA, received the Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging (WRAAA) Para-Professional Award November 16 for her outstanding service to the residents of Light of Hearts Villa. [More]
November 21, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center and Cleveland State University collaboration profiled in Fresh Water e-magazine

In October, St. Vincent Charity Medical Center and Cleveland State University (CSU) announced a collaboration to support and expand on the existing academic and medical hub in Cleveland’s Campus District. Weekly e-magazine Fresh Water Cleveland wrote about the collaboration in a recent issue. [More]
November 16, 2016

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina honors Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone with 2016 Leadership in Diversity Award

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has honored The Most Reverend Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone with its 2016 Leadership in Diversity Award, which recognizes an individual or organization that illustrates exemplary performance in the areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion. [More]
November 11, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center performs rare spine surgery to treat uncommon condition

Spondyloptosis is an uncommon condition, which means not many surgeons have experience in treating it. Lou Keppler, M.D., co-director the Spine and Orthopedic Institute at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, is one of few surgeons who have experience performing the procedure done to treat the condition. Dr. Keppler performed the complicated procedure on a Cleveland-area woman, who has since made a strong recovery. [More]
November 10, 2016

Promise Neighborhood director discusses youth violence at Cleveland City Council forum

Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood Director Lowell Perry Jr. recently participated in the “Community Conversation: Solutions for Addressing Violence” event hosted by Cleveland City Council. Perry was on a panel at the event to discuss current programs addressing ongoing violence in the Central community. [More]
November 9, 2016

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton making an impact on homelessness in Stark County

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton is helping coordinate a coalition working to end homelessness in Stark County, Ohio. Jean Van Ness, senior program officer/special projects for the foundation, serves as the chair of this coalition, known as the Homeless Continuum of Care of Stark County. [More]
November 8, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center uses art therapy to help treat mental health and addiction issues

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center is exploring new methods to treat patients with mental health and addiction issues, including using art therapy for patients to express feelings in a new way. [More]

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