January 5, 2016

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families celebrates a successful 2015 at annual luncheon

The South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families held its annual Christmas luncheon December 18 to celebrate a successful 2015. [More]
January 4, 2016

Mercy Medical Center first location in Ohio to treat BPH with new implant system

Urologist Steven Ochs, M.D., recently performed Ohio’s first UroLift® System implant at Mercy Medical Center to treat symptoms of enlarged prostate, or benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). The system offers an alternative to other BPH treatments, such as drug therapy or more invasive surgery. [More]
December 21, 2015

Providence nurse recognized with DAISY Award for work with patients and families

Dee Angela, a coronary care ICU nurse with Providence Hospitals, recently received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The DAISY Award recognizes the special work that nurses do every day. It was established by the DAISY Foundation—an organization working to eliminate diseases that attack the immune system. [More]
December 18, 2015

Joseph’s Home featured in Good News Giving series

Joseph’s Home was again selected as one of several Cleveland-area nonprofit groups to receive publicity and free advertising from the Good News Giving program from Northeast Ohio Media Group. [More]
December 17, 2015

Providence Hospitals announces new executive leaders

Providence Hospitals and LifePoint Health have announced the appointment of executive leaders for the two-campus Columbia, South Carolina, hospital system. Scott Campbell will assume a key leadership post, serving as lead administrator for Providence Hospitals, and Phil Young will serve in a supporting role as lead administrator for the Northeast campus. [More]
December 16, 2015

Mercy one of four U.S. hospitals to earn 7th consecutive ENERGY STAR® Certification

Mercy Medical Center is one of only three hospitals to earn the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR certification for the seventh consecutive year. The certification signifies that Mercy’s main hospital campus performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency and meets strict energy efficiency performance levels set by the EPA. [More]
December 16, 2015

Sister Judith Ann Karam: Through its 'culture of care,' ministry supports Pope Francis' call for change

Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA recently penned the following reflection about Pope Francis and his visit to the United States, which was published in the December 15 issue of Catholic Health World. Sister Judith Ann attended the Pope’s visit at the White House as part of her role as board chair of the Catholic Health Association of the United States. Sister Judith Ann is also congregational leader of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine and chair of the public juridic person of the Sisters of Charity Health System. [More]
December 14, 2015

Canton families experience spirit of Mercy Medical Center at Christmas open house

Patients, their families and other residents of Northeast Canton experienced an early Christmas celebration at a community open house in early December at Mercy Medical Center at St. Paul Square. [More]
December 11, 2015

Joseph’s Home navigates changing landscape of homeless services

Joseph’s Home is a unique ministry in Cleveland dedicated to helping homeless men heal after hospital stays and further achieve their journeys to independence. The latest issue of the "Joseph’s Journey" newsletter shares the story of Mr. Benz, who stabilized his health while at Joseph’s Home after multiple surgeries and regained his strength to live independently in his own apartment. [More]
December 10, 2015

Healthy Learners spotlights positive outcomes and personal stories

Healthy Learners is devoted to removing children's health barriers to learning with love and compassion, which is evident in the number of children it serves and the personal stories those children have to tell. The latest issue of the "Healthy Insights from Healthy Learners" newsletter highlights the numbers behind the services Healthy Learners provides and features a story about one child who was helped tremendously by a new pair of glasses. [More]

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