NCR has never named a person of the year, but felt compelled to recognize Sr. Carol Keehan in 2010 for her work with national health coverage.
St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix acted in accord with Catholic directives on medical ethics when it performed an abortion last year to save the mother’s life, the head of the Catholic Health Association of the United States said Dec. 21.
The Board of Directors at Regina Medical Center is pleased to announce that Ty W. Erickson has been named Chief Executive Officer of Regina Medical Center, effective February 21, 2011. Mr. Erickson brings more than 16 years of experience from a successful career in health care administration. His expertise includes strategic planning, operational improvement, financial performance, physician recruitment and development.
Villa St. Vincent, a Benedictine Health System co-sponsored organization, is in the news. The Dec. 15 edition of Catholic Health World includes a feature story about how the residents are contributing their efforts to brighten the Christmases of others in need. Cindy Hulst, mission integration chair and director of the social work department, is quoted in the article.