St. Joseph's Hospital http://wrvo.org en Community job training program will expand http://wrvo.org/post/community-job-training-program-will-expand <p></p><p>A minority workforce training program on Syracuse’s North Side is being expanded with the help of several local agencies.</p><p>Northside UP, a community group targeting the immigrant population in the northern sections of Syracuse, has been running training programs called Green Train and Health Train.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The second has placed a few dozen people <a href="http://wrvo.org/post/hospital-invests-not-only-new-buildings-neighborhood" target="_blank">on the payroll on St. Joseph’s Hospital</a>, also located on the North Side. </span></p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:22:26 +0000 Ryan Delaney 59370 at http://wrvo.org Community job training program will expand Syracuse hospitals invest in electronic medical records systems http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-hospitals-invest-electronic-medical-records-systems <p></p> Tue, 27 May 2014 09:37:21 +0000 Ellen Abbott 56382 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse hospitals invest in electronic medical records systems St. Joseph's Hospital responds to allegation of patient abuse http://wrvo.org/post/st-josephs-hospital-responds-allegation-patient-abuse <p></p><p><strong>Updated, 3:40 p.m.:</strong></p><p>St. Joseph's Hospital is responding to allegations of misbehavior against a former doctor, saying it reacted quickly and thoroughly.</p><p>The hospital said it became aware of complaints involving inappropriate actions and vulgar language -- reportedly involving the slapping of sedated patients -- in its operating rooms in December.</p><p>The hospital faces sanctions and disciplinary actions over the charges, stemming from a federal investigation.</p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:48:36 +0000 Ryan Delaney 53871 at http://wrvo.org St. Joseph's Hospital responds to allegation of patient abuse St. Joseph's in Syracuse collaborating with Lewis County General Hospital http://wrvo.org/post/st-josephs-syracuse-collaborating-lewis-county-general-hospital <p></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:11:02 +0000 Ellen Abbott 53221 at http://wrvo.org St. Joseph's in Syracuse collaborating with Lewis County General Hospital Schumer asks for expedited delivery of sterilazation products for central New York hospitals http://wrvo.org/post/schumer-asks-expedited-delivery-sterilazation-products-central-new-york-hospitals <p></p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 11:33:22 +0000 Ellen Abbott 52869 at http://wrvo.org Schumer asks for expedited delivery of sterilazation products for central New York hospitals Plans for Saint Marianne Cope Museum and Shrine unveiled http://wrvo.org/post/plans-saint-marianne-cope-museum-and-shrine-unveiled <p></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 18:48:23 +0000 Ellen Abbott 50350 at http://wrvo.org Plans for Saint Marianne Cope Museum and Shrine unveiled St. Joseph's Primary Care Center on Syracuse's Westside provides one-stop shop for patients http://wrvo.org/post/st-josephs-primary-care-center-syracuses-westside-provides-one-stop-shop-patients <p></p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 13:54:31 +0000 Ellen Abbott 50003 at http://wrvo.org St. Joseph's Primary Care Center on Syracuse's Westside provides one-stop shop for patients Sisters of St. Francis selling campus, moving St. Marianne Cope shrine http://wrvo.org/post/sisters-st-francis-selling-campus-moving-st-marianne-cope-shrine <p></p><p>Some big changes are coming to the Court St.campus of the Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities. It involves the sale of the campus, and moving a shrine to recently canonized St. Marianne Cope, who began her ministries as a Sister of St. Francis, in Syracuse.<br /><br />The current campus on the corner of Court and Grant St. on Syracuse’s north side dates back to the 1860s, when a new order of Franciscan nuns bought the property. Over the past 150 years it’s been home to a convent, school, chapel and a day care, among other things.</p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 13:50:25 +0000 Ellen Abbott 48865 at http://wrvo.org Sisters of St. Francis selling campus, moving St. Marianne Cope shrine Hip replacement advancements help young and old alike http://wrvo.org/post/hip-replacement-advancements-help-young-and-old-alike <p></p><p><em>More than 300,000 hip replacements are performed each year, and advancements in the surgery are giving hope to baby boomers who want to continue their active lives. Lorraine Rapp and Linda Lowen, hosts of WRVO's health and wellness show </em><a href="http://wrvo.org/programs/take-care-wrvo-1-npr-news">Take Care</a><em>, recently spoke with Dr. Seth Greenky, a surgeon and co-director of the Joint Replacement Program at St. Joseph's Hospital about how hip replacements work, whether you're in your 20s or your </em><em>90s</em>.</p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 12:32:48 +0000 WRVO News 48489 at http://wrvo.org Hip replacement advancements help young and old alike Schumer supports St. Joseph's tele-monitoring plan http://wrvo.org/post/schumer-supports-st-josephs-tele-monitoring-plan <p>U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is throwing his weight behind a Syracuse hospital's plan that could ultimately save taxpayers $1 million. Saint Joseph’s Hospital is trying to get a federal grant that will help pay for a system meant to streamline care for Medicare patients.</p><p>Probably the most interesting part of the plan is the ability for hospital staff to tele-monitor a patient who’s at home, says Schumer.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 19:25:37 +0000 Ellen Abbott 47770 at http://wrvo.org Schumer supports St. Joseph's tele-monitoring plan While e-cigarettes gain popularity, FDA may start regulating products http://wrvo.org/post/while-e-cigarettes-gain-popularity-fda-may-start-regulating-products <p></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 13:04:52 +0000 Ellen Abbott 47472 at http://wrvo.org While e-cigarettes gain popularity, FDA may start regulating products Upstate hospitals get mixed reviews in 2013 report card http://wrvo.org/post/upstate-hospitals-get-mixed-reviews-2013-report-card <p>Four hospitals in upstate New York have been given poor grades and put on a "watch list" by a private health care watchdog group.</p><p>The Niagara Health Quality Coalition has been ranking New York state’s best and worst hospitals for a decade, and the <a href="http://www.myhealthfinder.com/newyork13/index.php" target="_blank">latest report card</a> released on Sunday shows a mixed bag in upstate New York.</p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 09:16:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney & Kate O'Connell 42468 at http://wrvo.org Upstate hospitals get mixed reviews in 2013 report card Hospitals fear the unknown when it comes to the Affordable Care Act http://wrvo.org/post/hospitals-fear-unknown-when-it-comes-affordable-care-act <p>In a little more than six months, the Affordable Care Act will change the lay of the land for healthcare in this country. For hospitals, it continues changes that started a decade ago, says Richard Umbdenstock, the president of the American Hospital Association, who was in Syracuse Monday. Mon, 13 May 2013 20:54:04 +0000 Ellen Abbott 37750 at http://wrvo.org Hospitals fear the unknown when it comes to the Affordable Care Act Local health experts promote workplace wellness programs http://wrvo.org/post/local-health-experts-promote-workplace-wellness-programs <p>Stickley, Audi and Co. could be a poster child for workplace wellness. The 900 employees at the Manlius furniture making company lost a collective 2,600 pounds during its last round of a Biggest Loser contest, inspired by the popular TV show. Sat, 30 Mar 2013 09:34:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 35493 at http://wrvo.org A hospital invests not only in new buildings, but a neighborhood http://wrvo.org/post/hospital-invests-not-only-new-buildings-neighborhood <p>Construction cranes poke above the already looming structure of St. Joseph's Hospital on the north side of Syracuse. Women in hospital scrubs and men in reflective vests and hard hats walk past, but Dominic Robinson is facing the other direction. Wed, 19 Dec 2012 10:56:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 30707 at http://wrvo.org A hospital invests not only in new buildings, but a neighborhood Central NYers travel to Vatican for canonization http://wrvo.org/post/central-nyers-travel-vatican-canonization <p>Central New York will have its own saint when Mother Marianne Cope is canonized in the Vatican on Sunday, October 21. Tue, 16 Oct 2012 14:46:55 +0000 Ellen Abbott 27537 at http://wrvo.org