March 7, 2016

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families program to assist young parents

A new program called Parents On Point will provide support to pregnant and parenting teens and young adults in Horry County, South Carolina. It is being implemented by A Father's Place, which is part of a network of fatherhood programs reaching across South Carolina that is supported and coordinated by the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families. [More]
February 24, 2016

Mercy Medical Center teams up with Walsh University to provide free health screenings

Mercy Medical Center recently partnered with Walsh University to provide free health screenings and wellness information during the college's annual health fair for students, staff and faculty. The health fair attracted nearly 400 attendees. [More]
February 16, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center provides free podiatry care to the homeless

A 10-member team of St. Vincent Charity Medical Center podiatry physicians, residents and students provided free foot care at the 25th Homeless Stand Down in January in Cleveland, which attracted 1,500 homeless men, women and children. [More]
February 15, 2016

Mercy Medical Center outreach team on medical mission in Dominican Republic

A team of physicians, nurses and a pharmacist from Mercy Medical Center left February 5 for a trip to the Dominican Republic to provide clinical and surgical care for those in need at Antonio Musa Hospital in San Pedro, which is the country’s poorest city. [More]
February 12, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center podiatry residents ride along with Cleveland EMS

A group of St. Vincent Charity Medical Center podiatry residents gained a new perspective on patient care when they participated in a ride-along for five shifts with the Cleveland Emergency Medical Service (EMS). During the five shifts, residents experienced emergencies in residential neighborhoods, with the homeless, in apartments and even transitional housing. [More]
February 11, 2016

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina selects two college students for President’s Fellow Program

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently selected two Benedict College students for its 2016 President’s Fellow Program. Created in 2015, the program gives African-American male college students the opportunity to use real-life experience to enhance their college career and their future professional opportunities. [More]
February 7, 2016

Sister Mary Jacob Yelcho, CSA pens letter to Providence

On February 2, 2016, LifePoint Health and the Sisters of Charity Health System announced that the acquisition of Providence Hospitals by LifePoint Health was complete. In joining LifePoint, Providence will continue to operate in a manner consistent with the identity of a Catholic hospital, as it has since its founding. As Providence moves forward, our own Sister Mary Jacob Yelcho CSA, a member of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, offers the following reflection, which was published by The State newspaper in Columbia, South Carolina [More]
February 5, 2016

South Carolina Foundation Promotes Stephanie Kripa Cooper-Lewter

Stephanie Kripa Cooper-Lewter, has been promoted to the position of vice president of initiatives and public policy for the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina. In her expanded role, she will develop and implement an advocacy agenda while convening key stakeholders to address needed changes in systems that impact families experiencing poverty statewide. [More]
February 2, 2016

Providence Hospitals Joins LifePoint Health

LifePoint Health and the Sisters of Charity Health System today announced that the acquisition of Providence Hospitals by LifePoint Health has been completed. In joining LifePoint, Providence will have access to new resources that will further enhance quality care and strengthen its ability to expand the services it provides. It also will continue to operate in a manner consistent with the identity of a Catholic hospital, as it has since its founding. [More]
February 1, 2016

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards more than $2 million through 157 grants in 2015

In 2015, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awarded more than $2 Million through 157 grants to recipients in all 46 South Carolina counties in the areas of health, education and social services. [More]

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