Register to attend a State of the SCHS event

Please join Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA for Living Our Mission, an address on the state of the Sisters of Charity Health System. This address will be presented across Cleveland, Ohio; Canton, Ohio and Columbia, South Carolina.

Board members, leadership, staff and selected guests of all Sisters of Charity Health System ministries are invited to attend one of six identical sessions that will be offered in Cleveland, Ohio; Canton, Ohio and Columbia, South Carolina.

Preregistration is required for admittance to each event, as seating is limited. To RSVP, visit the following registration page of your choice:


Each session will include:

  • Presentation from Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA, president and CEO of the Sisters of Charity Health System, who will focus on our quality, our service, our innovation, our stewardship and our impact as we work together as a family of ministries.

  • Networking and refreshments

  Please contact Rebecca Gallant at with any questions.

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Catholic Health Association releases statements on Medicaid Healthy Adult Opportunity Demonstration and Public Charge Rule

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Mercy Development Foundation names new board chair

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