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Leadership transition signals new era of Catholic health ministry from Sisters of Charity Health System

The Sisters of Charity Health System (SCHS) today announced its president & CEO, Thomas J. Strauss, will step down from his position effective December 31, 2021, after five years of dedicated service to the mission and ministry of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine. Janice G. Murphy, MSN, FACHE, will step into the role of president & CEO of SCHS effective January 1, 2022.

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October 13, 2021

Leadership transition signals new era of Catholic health ministry from Sisters of Charity Health System

The Sisters of Charity Health System (SCHS) today announced its president & CEO, Thomas J. Strauss, will step down from his position effective December 31, 2021, after five years of dedicated service to the mission and ministry of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine. Janice G. Murphy, MSN, FACHE, will step into the role of president & CEO of SCHS effective January 1, 2022.

Sisters of Charity Health System

October 7, 2021

Health systems joins Catholic Health Association in signing climate action letter from Catholic institutions for U.S. political leaders

The Sisters of Charity Health System stands with the Catholic Health Association of the United States and other Catholic health care organizations and Catholic institutions in signing a Catholic Climate Action Letter. The letter will be presented to the Biden administration and Congress right before the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) meeting in Glasgow, Scotland, in November.

Sisters of Charity Health System, Catholic Health Association, climate

October 6, 2021

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families receives $25,000 A Community Thrives grant

A Community Thrives, a grantmaking and crowd-funding program from the USA Today Network and a part of the Gannett Foundation, announced that the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families (SCCFF) is the recipient of a $25,000 A Community Thrives grant. SCCFF will receive $25,000 for expanding marketing efforts to promote its program called Reality Check, a course for young men ages 16-21.

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families, Outreach

October 1, 2021

Catholic Health World features Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland in cover story about gathering community input to inform creation of a health campus

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland in June announced plans to create a health campus in the city’s Central neighborhood, aiming to build up medical and social services around St. Vincent Charity Medical Center. In its October 1 issue, Catholic Health World features the foundation in a cover story about its work to invest in the neighborhood and gather input and ideas to create the health campus to advance health and healing.

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, Foundations

September 29, 2021

St. Vincent Charity orthopedic surgeon writes about experiencing pain during exercise in Cleveland Jewish News

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Matthew Levy writes a monthly column for the Cleveland Jewish News focusing on orthopedic issues, concerns and topics. One of his latest columns focuses on exercise and knowing when to stop or keep going by understanding the difference between “pain” and “general discomfort.”

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, health care

September 23, 2021

The Repository: SPARK keeps helping children get ready for school

When the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton started operating the SPARK (Supporting Partnerships to Assure Ready Kids) kindergarten readiness program in 2003, it was serving 140 children living in one urban and one rural community in Stark County. Today, the children that were part of that first SPARK program are no longer children at all—in fact, they’re turning 21 and 22 this year. To date, more than 16,000 children from 22 school districts within nine Ohio counties have been impacted by the program.

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton, Early Childhood Resource Center, Foundations, Outreach

September 21, 2021

Joseph's Home executive director and Perseverance in Hope keynote speaker talk about medical respite and its importance in the community on Ideastream Public Media

Joseph's Home Executive Director Beth Graham and Bobby Watts, keynote speaker for the upcoming Perseverance in Hope Benefit Luncheon and National Health Care for the Homeless Council CEO, spoke about medical respite and its importance in the community on Ideastream Public Media’s program, The Sound of Ideas, on September 22.

Joseph's Home, Outreach

The Sisters of Charity Health System is a Ministry of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine. 

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