October 22, 2013

Mercy Medical Center hosts medication take-back event October 26

As part of the hospital’s ongoing green efforts, Mercy Medical Center will again offer a free medication take-back day Saturday, October 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on its main campus. Residents of Stark and surrounding counties can bring any unwanted, unused and expired prescriptions and over-the-counter medications to the take-back event. [More]
October 22, 2013

Sisters of Charity Health System applauds Controlling Board approval of Medicaid extension

The Sisters of Charity Health System applauds Ohio Governor John Kasich and the Controlling Board for yesterday's decision to approve the release of federal funds for Medicaid extension in Ohio. This decision extends Medicaid to more than 275,000 uninsured Ohioans, who will gain access to health care coverage on January 1, 2014. [More]
October 15, 2013

Gardeners of Greater Cleveland lend green thumbs to Joseph’s Home to install and maintain therapeutic garden

Joseph’s Home residents have received untold health benefits from a therapeutic garden planned and installed by the Gardeners of Greater Cleveland from 2008 to 2009. Since helping install the garden, volunteer Bob Rensel returns to Joseph’s Home throughout the year to tend to plants and consult with Joseph’s Home staff and residents about how to care for all landscaping and gardening around the building. [More]
October 11, 2013

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton provides funds for community garden grants

Live Well Stark County, a volunteer group of community leaders, recently awarded five grants of up to $4,000 for the creation or expansion of community garden and nutrition education programs for low-income Stark County residents. Grant funds were provided by the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton. [More]
October 9, 2013

Mercy Medical Center hosts author and inspirational speaker Matt Cavallo Oct. 14

In support of those who have experienced the life-changing effects of a major chronic illness, Mercy Medical Center has invited author and speaker Matt Cavallo to share his inspiring story Oct. 14 of survival and success after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. [More]
October 4, 2013

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland grant funds wellness program Oct. 16-17 for women religious, and men and women in Catholic ministry

Women of religious communities, and men and women in ministry in the Diocese of Cleveland, are invited to a two-day event October 16-17 at Ursuline College to explore wellness, wholeness and holiness together. [More]
October 3, 2013

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton transitions SPARK Ohio management to the Early Childhood Resource Center

After a decade of managing SPARK Ohio, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton has turned over management and operation of the program to the Early Childhood Resource Center (ECRC) in Canton. [More]
October 2, 2013

Mercy Medical Center named among best hospital IT departments by Healthcare IT News

Mercy Medical Center has been named #4 in a list of the “10 Best Medium Hospital IT Departments, 2013” by Healthcare IT News. Mercy’s IT department was noted for its positive workplace culture, work-life balance and low staff turnover. [More]
October 1, 2013

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland’s Healthy Eating, Active Living initiative highlighted on Cleveland public radio

Cleveland public radio’s weekly “Be Well” segment on WCPN 90.3 recently featured work the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland is doing in its Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) initiative in Cleveland’s Central neighborhood. [More]
October 1, 2013

St. John Medical Center names Cheryl Hagan O'Malley chief nursing officer

St. John Medical Center has named Cheryl Hagan O'Malley as its vice president of patient services and chief nursing officer. She has nearly 30 years of clinical experience and most recently served as director of critical care and emergency services at Lake Health System. [More]

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