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January 13, 2022

Sisters of Charity Health System mourns passing of former OHA President and CEO Jim Castle

The Sisters of Charity Health system extends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Jim Castle, who passed away January 7. Jim was the president and CEO of the Ohio Hospital Association (OHA) for 23 years before he retired in 2011. “Having led the OHA for more than two decades, Jim made a lasting impact on health care in Northeast Ohio and across Ohio. He was a visionary leader and a wonderful partner to the Sisters of Charity Health System,” said Janice G. Murphy, president and CEO of the Sisters of Charity Health System.

Sisters of Charity Health System

January 12, 2022

Join in a virtual celebration honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Friday

Join in a virtual celebration to honor the life and legacy of civil rights leader The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Friday, January 14 at 8 a.m. St. Vincent Charity Medical Center and other Northeast Ohio health systems are sponsoring the 2022 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Celebration: Building Community Together virtual event.

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, health care

January 5, 2022

St. Vincent Charity surgeon writes about managing pain without opioids after surgery

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 the effectiveness of the use of multiple non-opioid medications and techniques, or multimodal analgesia, to manage pain, particularly after knee surgery and total knee replacement.

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, health care

January 3, 2022

Joseph’s Home one of 16 United Way agency partners chosen to receive $2.6 Million in grants

Joseph’s Home is one of 16 agency partners of the United Way of Greater Cleveland to receive $2.6 million in grants as part of its Community Hub for Basic Needs program. Joseph’s Home will receive $130,000 for the new Mary’s Home, which will provide a safe place for single adult women who are experiencing homelessness and have an acute medical condition when it opens by the end of January.

Joseph's Home, Outreach

December 29, 2021

Healthy Learners joins Growing Rural podcast to discuss how the ministry serves children across South Carolina ​

Healthy Learners Executive Director Amy Splittgerber and Director of Community Engagement Amanda Metzger recently joined the Growing Rural podcast to talk about the ministry's mission, services and how it is expanding to help more children across South Carolina. The Growing Rural podcast is produced by the South Carolina Center for Rural and Primary Healthcare.

Healthy Learners, Outreach

December 20, 2021

'Help': St. Vincent Charity Medical Center one of six health care facilities in NE Ohio to issue 1-word ad urging people to get vaccinated

A group of health systems in Northeast Ohio — St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, Cleveland Clinic, MetroHealth, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, University Hospitals and Summa Health — took out a sprawling ad in the Plain Dealer newspaper over the weekend. The ad features the word “Help” against a blank page.

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, health care

December 17, 2021

Support from the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton and Early Childhood Resource Center helps stabilize child care center operations

Early childhood staffing and finances have always been challenging. Even before the pandemic, many centers were struggling to stabilize operations. To provide local support, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton funded a pilot project that helped the directors of 10 Stark County child care centers stabilize workforce retention and financial viability. The Early Childhood Resource Center (ECRC) is operating the project.

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

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

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