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May 25, 2016, 11:00 ET St. Joseph Health Provides $1 Million to Address Hunger and Homelessness in Local Communities Across California

St. Joseph Health (SJH) today announced it will provide $1 million in grants to 33 non-profit organizations that help provide basic needs for the...


May 03, 2016, 12:00 ET St. Joseph Health Redefines Patient Care with Real-Time Analytics by Clearsense

St. Joseph Health today announced an investment in and partnership with Clearsense, a Florida-based data analytics firm, to significantly improve...


May 03, 2016, 08:42 ET St. Joseph Health Redefines Patient Care with Real-Time Analytics by Clearsense

 St. Joseph Health today announced an investment in and partnership with Clearsense, a Florida-based data analytics firm, to significantly...


Mar 29, 2016, 15:51 ET Mission Hospital Partners with Community to Educate Teens about the Dangers of Drinking and Driving

 Mission Hospital, part of the St. Joseph Hoag Health network of care, is collaborating with south Orange County high schools, emergency...


Feb 11, 2016, 12:23 ET U.S. News & World Report Rates Mission Hospital High-Performing In Otolaryngology

 The Otolaryngology (ENT) and Head and Neck Surgery department of Mission Hospital was recently awarded the rating of "High-Performing" in the...


Dec 28, 2015, 19:15 ET St. Jude Medical Center Honored with the Prestigious Magnet® Recognition

 St. Jude Medical Center (SJMC) has earned Magnet recognition, a coveted national honor earned by only 8 percent of U.S. hospitals. This...


Dec 14, 2015, 15:00 ET Annette M. Walker Named New Leader of St. Joseph Health

St. Joseph Health, a 16-hospital health system serving three states, has announced that Annette M. Walker, MHA, will succeed Deborah Proctor to...


Jul 08, 2015, 10:00 ET FDA ruling allows heart valve patients to limit blood-thinning medication

 Patients who have received On-X® mechanical aortic heart valves at Franciscan St. Francis Heart Center may soon be able to reduce...


Apr 07, 2015, 12:00 ET Dr. Jack Cox Named Chief Medical Officer For St. Joseph Health

 Jack L. Cox, MD, who has led organizations to achieve national prominence for best-in-field outcomes and patient care, has been named the new...


Feb 19, 2015, 11:00 ET St. Joseph Health's Deborah Proctor to Retire at Year's End

Deborah Proctor, president and CEO of St. Joseph Health for 10 years, is retiring effective December 31, 2015. Proctor has guided St. Joseph Health...


Sep 17, 2014, 13:35 ET Mission Hospital's State-of-the-Art Neuroscience & Spine Institute Offers World-Class, Integrated Care For Neurological And Spine Conditions

In response to growing community needs for comprehensive and compassionate care for neurological and spine disorders, Mission Hospital has...


Jun 24, 2014, 11:00 ET Los Angeles Angels Of Anaheim Team Up With St. Joseph Health To Honor Cancer Survivors

St. Joseph Health and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim will team up at tonight's Angels game to recognize Cancer Survivorship Day and honor those...


Feb 20, 2014, 13:00 ET Study probes effects of environmental chemicals on developing fetuses

 Do commonly used chemicals in the environment imprint our babies' DNA?  Can they be linked to premature birth, birth defects and...


Feb 04, 2014, 14:15 ET St. Joseph Health System Confirms Data Security Incident

St. Joseph Health System (SJHS), a not-for-profit integrated Catholic health care delivery system, confirmed that between Monday, December 16 and...


Jan 07, 2014, 11:05 ET Bold New Alliance Among Houston's Leading Health Care Providers to Transform Care Delivery in the Region

 Three of the region's leading medical institutions – Baylor College of Medicine, CHI St. Luke's Health and the Texas Heart®...


Dec 09, 2013, 08:30 ET New Cold and Flu Remedy: FluNada® Homeopathic Throat and Nasal Spray Now Available in Retail Pharmacies

 STS Health™ has announced the availability of FluNada® a non-prescription, homeopathic throat and nasal spray formulated to...


Aug 28, 2013, 15:00 ET Born to be mild: Less-Invasive Surgery Markedly Eases Patients' Back Pain, Restores Mobility

Franciscan St. Francis Health physician among few certified to perform procedure It causes extreme pain, numbness, or tingling in the lower...


Jun 17, 2013, 13:51 ET New drug proving effective in attacking advanced prostate cancer

Franciscan St. Francis Health Cancer Center today (June 17) is the first medical facility in Indiana to use a new drug to treat men with advanced...


Apr 15, 2013, 11:52 ET The Honorable Thomas Ridge To Receive Hance Award At St. Barnabas

Award presented during St. Barnabas' annual Founder's Day May 2  The Hance Award, St. Barnabas Health System's highest honor, named...


Apr 11, 2013, 14:30 ET Franciscan St. Francis Health is first hospital in nation to implant breakthrough aortic heart valve device

 Franciscan St. Francis Health is the first hospital in the United States to implant a new device that could improve the quality of life for...


Mar 19, 2013, 16:56 ET Jackie Evancho Visits Kean Quest Finals

Evancho will present self-titled award and serve as guest judge on April 5 International singing sensation Jackie Evancho stepped onto the...


Jan 24, 2013, 10:18 ET 2013 Cold & Flu Statistics According to the Center for Disease Control & Prevention

 Do you know the facts about this year's cold and flu season? The professionals at STS Health (www.stshealth.com), makers of FluNada®, a...


Jan 17, 2013, 15:59 ET STS Health Releases FluNada®, Over-the-Counter Product Formulated to Relieve Cold and Flu-Like Symptoms

 With the United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention reporting last week that "nine of the 10 regions of the country are dealing...


Oct 09, 2012, 11:29 ET Only Half of the Estimated 67 Million Americans with High Blood Pressure Know to Take a Special Cough, Cold or Flu Medicine

St. Joseph urges those with high blood pressure to avoid OTC medicines with potentially dangerous ingredients  A recent survey by St....


Aug 22, 2012, 16:15 ET Regence and St. Luke's Announce New Innovative Patient Care Model

 Regence BlueShield of Idaho has entered into a new collaborative effort with St. Luke's Health System to improve the health of patients and...