Navigation Links
Catholic Health Initiatives Makes Major Gift to Support Affordable Housing in the Midwest
Date:9/29/2008

OMAHA, Neb. and DENVER, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Catholic Health Initiatives announced today a $6 million gift to Mercy Housing for its affordable homes for low-income families, seniors and people with special needs in Omaha and Lincoln, Neb., and Council Bluffs, Iowa. Catholic Health Initiatives, the second-largest Catholic health system in the country, is also one of the largest health care providers in Nebraska with four hospitals and other related facilities across the state.

"Part of our mission at Catholic Health Initiatives is to reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and health facilities and work with other providers of health and human services to build healthy communities," said Kevin Lofton, president and chief executive officer of Catholic Health Initiatives. "Our gift to Mercy Housing and the people of Omaha, Lincoln and Council Bluffs recognizes not only the great need for safe, affordable housing in these communities, but also the great opportunity that we have to partner with Mercy Housing to change lives and improve health in new and innovative ways."

The donation, which will fund much-needed capital improvements and supportive programs, is the largest ever for the nonprofit housing organization based in Denver, Colo. Founded in Omaha by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Housing has worked with Catholic Health Initiatives for nearly 12 years. In 1998, Catholic Health Initiatives became one of Mercy Housing's Strategic Health Care Partners, a formal partnership that enables Mercy Housing to increase access to affordable housing and health care in the communities that Catholic Health Initiatives serves.

"Our work in Omaha, Lincoln and Council Bluffs is at the cornerstone of where Mercy Housing was founded, and we're proud of the low-income families, seniors, refugees and people with special needs who have found stability and success at these properties over the years. With Catholic

Health Initiatives' support, we can con
'/>"/>

SOURCE Mercy Housing; Catholic Health Initiatives
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. RNs at Nine Catholic Healthcare West Hospitals Reach Agreement on New Master Pact
2. Catholic Charities USA Calls on Congress and the President to Protect the Health of Children; Urges President Not to Veto Vitally Important Bill
3. Catholic Health Association to Congress and President Bush: Uninsured Children Need Your Help Now
4. Connecticut Catholic Conference Wrong to Allow Plan B in Catholic Hospitals
5. Michigan Catholic Conference Launches Massive Internal Stem Cell Education Program
6. Audio Replay: Catholic Charities USAs Briefing on the Inextricable Link Between a Veto of SCHIP and Poverty in America
7. Catholic Health Association Condemns Denial of Health Insurance for Children
8. Catholic Health Association Disappointed by Failure to Override SCHIP Veto
9. U.S. Catholic Bishops Pro-Life Secretariat to Congress: Support the Mexico City Policy
10. Catholic Charities USA to Release Report on November 15th that Shows Challenges Facing Americas Poor
11. New Poll Shows Catholics Around the World Believe Good Catholics Can Use Condoms
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/18/2014)... effect of guidelines recommending that elderly men should not ... at best," according to a new study led by ... a research letter online in JAMA Internal Medicine ... antigen to test for prostate cancer., "We found ... routine screening of elderly men in particular has been ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... develop tools that would allow them to clearly view ... neuron fires to the resulting behavior in a whole ... to develop a range of new tools to study ... tool that provides a new way of mapping neural ... between Viviana Gradinaru (BS ,05), assistant professor of biology ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... September 18, 2014 With the swift ... of products such as smart phones, tablets and PDAs, ... the way mobile devices are viewed these days. From ... data to becoming a mode for creating and delivering ... a long way. , The complete makeover ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... Technology Association of Georgia in collaboration ... TAG Social Savvy Awards this week at a special ... Center in Downtown Atlanta. The event celebrates Georgia’s best ... was honored with the 2014 TAG Social Savvy People’s ... innovators in 6 other award categories: , ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... 18, 2014 A sold-out crowd of ... and volunteers supported United Way of Westchester and ... Fine Wines” event Monday, Sept. 15. Proceeds from the ... in Westchester and Putnam, such as providing healthy foods ... away from risky behaviors like drug and alcohol usage. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Professional recommendations against routine prostate cancer screening have little effect 2Health News:Sensing neuronal activity with light 2Health News:Sensing neuronal activity with light 3Health News:Sensing neuronal activity with light 4Health News:Sensing neuronal activity with light 5Health News:Transparency Market Research: M-health Market Study 2018 2Health News:Transparency Market Research: M-health Market Study 2018 3Health News:Transparency Market Research: M-health Market Study 2018 4Health News:Winners Honored at 2014 TAG Social Savvy Awards 2Health News:Winners Honored at 2014 TAG Social Savvy Awards 3Health News:United Way Celebrates “Best Chefs and Fine Wines” at Sold-Out Culinary Event 2Health News:United Way Celebrates “Best Chefs and Fine Wines” at Sold-Out Culinary Event 3
... Informed Medical Communications (IMC),a leading provider of peer-to-peer ... sale of its HealthTalk,division to Revolution Health Group. ... source of chronic care health information and interactive,programming ... The,announcement was made by IMC CEO Steven K. ...
... EDITOR,S PICK: Anticancer drugs might be of benefit to ... an inherited blood disorder caused by a genetic mutation ... of the beta-globin chain of hemoglobin (Hb). Red blood ... shape upon deoxygenation and this causes them to get ...
... the Country Appeal to the ... MRI, MALVERN, Pa., Dec. 6 For anyone who has ... find the time,now,s your chance to make a big impact on ... video posting period in Siemens first-ever,"Win an MRI" contest has closed. ...
... Limited (Neurochem), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Neurochem,Inc. (NASDAQ: ... Company has received an,acknowledgement from the United States ... the July 2007 approvable letter for the New,Drug ... of,Amyloid A (AA) amyloidosis is a complete, Class ...
... the American,Medical Women,s Association (AMWA) announced that Congressman ... his plan for health care reform,with thousands of ... on December 7., "As women and medical ... of health care is to our country and ...
... Jude Childrens Research Hospital scientists offers new insights into ... and could lead to new cancer treatments. , ... protein disposal, a finding that helps to explain how ... The discovery is important because the newly identified components ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Informed Medical Communications Sells Consumer Internet Division to Revolution Health 2Health News:JCI online early table of contents: Dec. 6, 2007 2Health News:JCI online early table of contents: Dec. 6, 2007 3Health News:JCI online early table of contents: Dec. 6, 2007 4Health News:JCI online early table of contents: Dec. 6, 2007 5Health News:JCI online early table of contents: Dec. 6, 2007 6Health News:JCI online early table of contents: Dec. 6, 2007 7Health News:JCI online early table of contents: Dec. 6, 2007 8Health News:JCI online early table of contents: Dec. 6, 2007 9Health News:The Polls are Open! America Votes to Decide Which Hospital is the Most Deserving of Siemens' Newest MRI Technology 2Health News:The Polls are Open! America Votes to Decide Which Hospital is the Most Deserving of Siemens' Newest MRI Technology 3Health News:Neurochem announces eprodisate (KIACTA(TM)) receives acknowledgement of complete response and is granted Class 2 review 2Health News:Neurochem announces eprodisate (KIACTA(TM)) receives acknowledgement of complete response and is granted Class 2 review 3Health News:AMWA Hosts Health Care Conversation With Congressman Kucinich 2Health News:St. Jude finds mechanism for faulty protein disposal 2Health News:St. Jude finds mechanism for faulty protein disposal 3Health News:St. Jude finds mechanism for faulty protein disposal 4
(Date:9/18/2014)... Pharma IQ, after huge demand ... Countdown calendar to cover the years 2014 - 2018 ... shows the serialisation requirements around the globe and the ... For companies dealing with international markets, serialisation ... they will have to comply with new regulations coming ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... 2014   3D Systems   (NYSE: DDD ... Mentor™ , a new robotic surgery skills and procedural training ... the ERUS exhibition in Amsterdam, The Netherlands ... Robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery represents a growing portion of overall ... training for robotic surgery has increased, and it is expected ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... 2014 After 6 months of careful ... here - the new programme for the next Cool Chain ... our global Cool Chain series, has just been released! ... As the lines between supply chain, logistics, QA and ... that is broad and yet specific, focused and yet accessible, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Pharma IQ Displays Worldwide Serialisation Deadlines in their 2014 - 2018 Countdown Calendar 23D Systems Introduces New Simbionix Robotics Training Platform 23D Systems Introduces New Simbionix Robotics Training Platform 3Europe's Biggest and Longest-Running Gathering of Life Sciences Logistics, Supply Chain & QA Professionals 2
... , WASHINGTON, Nov. 24 ... and vaccines to treat or prevent HIV/AIDS and related conditions, according ... Manufacturers of America (PhRMA). December 1 marks the 21st anniversary of ... the 1988 World Summit of Ministers of Health on Programmes for ...
... , NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Nov. 24 ... national hospitalist physician group practice company, announced today that Philip Vaidyan, ... as one of the 2009 Top Ten Hospitalists in the ... magazine. , Dr. Vaidyan has been a practicing physician for more ...
Cached Medicine Technology:New Report Shows 97 Medicines and Vaccines Currently in Development for HIV/AIDS 2New Report Shows 97 Medicines and Vaccines Currently in Development for HIV/AIDS 3IPC The Hospitalist Company's Philip Vaidyan, M.D. Named a Top Hospitalist of 2009 2IPC The Hospitalist Company's Philip Vaidyan, M.D. Named a Top Hospitalist of 2009 3
For the qualitative detection of human Chorionic Gonadotrophin (HCG) in urine or urine and serum specimens...
ZyDoc offers a full medical transcription and documentation solution....
For the qualitative detection of single and multiple drugs and drug metabolites in human urine...
For the qualitative detection of single and multiple drugs and drug metabolites in human urine...
Medicine Products: