Christian Hospital is a founding member of BJC HealthCare and a community hospital serving north St. Louis County and the Metro East since 1903.
Christian Hospital is a founding member of BJC HealthCare. The hospital has been serving the St. Louis and surrounding metro areas since 1903. Christian Hospital is a recognized leader in cardiac care, stroke care, emergency services and community outreach.
On behalf of our patients, our caregivers and the communities we serve, thank you for helping pass Amendment 2 to expand access to important and potentially life-saving medical services throughout Missouri.
Medicaid expansion is on the Missouri ballot tomorrow. Remember to vote Yes on Amendment 2 to support access to health care. #YesOn2
Medical experts overwhelmingly agree: Wearing a mask is crucial to slowing the spread of COVID-19. Join Lawrence Ditto, Christian Hospital senior finance analyst, as we support #MaskUpMondaySTL by sharing a photo of you in your mask! Together we can all be a part of the solution.
Watch the Missouri Amendment 2 Community Leaders Town Hall virtual discussion that was held yesterday with Rick Stevens, President of Christian Hospital and Northwest HealthCare, to learn about the Medicaid Expansion Initiative on the Aug. 4 primary election ballot and how it impacts our community.
Rick is with Leann Chilton, Vice President of Government Affairs, BJC HealthCare; Dr. Moyosore Onifade, Internal Medicine Specialist at Christian Hospital; Bishop Larry Jones, Greater Grace Church; and Mikel Whittier, Coalitions Director for Yes on 2: Healthcare for Missouri.
christianhospital.org Learn more about Medicaid Expansion
Remember to vote #Yeson2 on Aug. 4 and support Medicaid expansion and health care access in Missouri.
Jason Purnell, PhD, MPH, will join BJC HealthCare in September as vice president of community health improvement.
“In this new role, Jason will be responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of BJC's community health programs to ensure they are responsive to our community's needs,” says June McAllister Fowler, BJC senior vice president of communications, marketing and public affairs. “He will also oversee our connections with community-based programs that offer primary, secondary and tertiary prevention for chronic conditions, particularly those identified in our community health needs assessment.”
Jason Purnell, PhD, MPH, will join BJC in September as vice president of community health improvement.
“In this new role, Jason will be...
Join us in showing your support for Amendment 2 to expand Medicaid in Missouri. Remember to vote #Yeson2 on Aug. 4.
Here's another healthy recipe idea from BJC Cooks. Chef James Jacobsmeyer prepares pan-seared salmon filets with grapefruit salsa.
That N95 respirator mask left over from your home remodeling project may not be a good option if you're trying to prevent the spread of COVID-19. If the mask has a plastic valve in the middle of it, wearing it may actually do more harm than good to those around you.
bjc.org The big flaw in some N95 masks that wearers will want to avoid
Will Wilf make it home?? Rick Stevens, Christian Hospital president, helps us find out during today’s BJC Book Brigade Story Time. 🐺
Keeping patients safe and healthy is our priority at Christian Hospital. Find out why it’s important not to delay your hip or knee surgery—or other orthopedic treatments. And take a look at some extra precautions and safety measures we have in place to keep you safe. https://bit.ly/2Cgmcmz
Whenever you need us, we'll be here. Learn more about the steps our employees are taking to keep you safe: http://ow.ly/C2FJ50AykX5
Dr. Andrew Janowski shares 5 tactics for talking to teens about COVID-19 in a way that helps them understand the importance of social distancing and wearing a mask.
today.com Young adults respond to risk and reward differently — here's how to talk to your teen about the importance of social distancing and wearing a mask.
Whenever you need us, we'll be here. Learn more about the steps our employees are taking to keep you safe: http://ow.ly/m3xp50AufAI
Even as we face the COVID-19 pandemic, the health of your heart cannot wait. If you or your loved one is experiencing heart attack symptoms, please call 911 immediately. Learn more about the precautions our hospitals are taking to keep you safe: https://bit.ly/3iKrfwc
Medicaid expansion will be on the Missouri ballot on August 4. To be able to vote Yes on Amendment 2 and support health care access in Missouri, you must be a registered voter. Go to https://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/goVoteMissouri/register.aspx and register online by July 8.
Happy Fourth of July! We encourage everyone to stay safe this weekend, using social distancing and avoiding fireworks.
Keep you and your family safe this 4th of July by following these firework safety tips! 🎇
Loved ones play such an important role in the health and healing process. We are happy to announce plans to safely allow limited visitors into our facilities once again. One visitor will be allowed per patient, with some exceptions.
The COVID-19 pandemic may have paused our lives, but with stroke, you can’t pause. You have to be fast, call 911 and get to a hospital. Our Stroke Center will be ready to take care of you. We are taking extra safety precautions because your health and safety are our top priorities. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3i5Da7g
Remembering great times had throughout the years at St. Louis Pridefest with team members from across BJC. #ThrowbackThursday.
Your health is our priority. Don't delay getting the care you need. As our community starts to open back up, here are some of the extra precautions we are taking at our hospital to keep you safe and some changes you can expect when you book your next appointment: https://bit.ly/2YsUBaa
Siteman Cancer Center has once again earned the highest rating of “Exceptional” from the National Cancer Institute (NCI), the principal federal agency for cancer research and training.
We are honored and more driven than ever.
Wishing everyone a Happy Father's Day today.
Christian Hospital physicians, employees, and board members came together for a Stand Up for Equity – Black Lives Matter demonstration on the hospital campus today. President Rick Stevens and Chaplain William Johnson addressed the crowd who gathered to show their support and observe a moment of silence for 8 minutes and 46 seconds. Those unable to join were invited to participate in the moment of silence from wherever they were at noon.
Christian Hospital physicians, employees, and board members came together for a Stand Up for Equity – Black Lives Matter demonstration on the hospital campus. President Rick Stevens and Chaplain William Johnson addressed the crowd who gathered to show their support and observe a moment of silence for 8 minutes and 46 seconds. Those unable to join were invited to participate in a moment of silence from wherever they were at noon today.
Today, BJC celebrates Juneteenth – Freedom Day – to honor African American heritage. Today, we commemorate the end of slavery and stand together for freedom, equality and justice.
During Wound Awareness Month, we want to remind you that you don’t need to live with chronic or non-healing wounds. Our experts, in partnership with Healogics, are here to care for you with safety protocols in place to accommodate in-office visits. Book an appointment and start healing today: http://ow.ly/9iLC50AaIOF
"These tragic events this week, the 100,000+ deaths accelerated by COVID-19, and the continued health care and racial disparities in our community, highlight the stark realities of our public health crisis in St. Louis and across America...I firmly believe it is the result of racism in America – structural and institutionalized racism that privileged white men have perpetuated for far too long," says BJC HealthCare president and CEO Rich Liekweg in a letter to the St. Louis American.
For the latest updates on the precautions we are taking to keep you safe from COVID-19, visit www.bjc.org/keepingyousafe.
Whenever you need us, we'll be here.
Learn more about the measures BJC hospitals and physicians' offices are taking to keep you safe.
Special thanks to customers of Laurie’s Shoes/Shoe Roads Productions for donating money to give gift cards to health care workers in the St. Louis area. Christian Hospital received six of these gift cards with a value of $142 each. Mary Broadway, RN, in the ICU, pictured center, was one of the lucky winners of the random drawing. With Mary is Annette McCauley, RN, MSN, ICU director, and Johanna Crawford, RN, BSN, ICU manager.
Today, we remember and honor those who have given their lives in service of our country.
President Rick Stevens, FACHE and Carol Nwelue, MD, SFHM, FACP Hospitalist Service Medical Director at Christian Hospital were interviewed by Bishop Larry Jones of Greater Grace Church - Ferguson, MO to discuss COVID-19.
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Help our community #RestartResponsibly by continuing social distancing, wearing a mask in public, washing your hands often for at least 20 seconds, and staying home when possible. By working together, we can keep each other safe.
For the safety of our patients, families and staff, it is now required that anyone who enters a BJC hospital or facility wear a mask. Rachael Snyders, Infection Prevention Manager at BJC HealthCare, discusses the use of masks in protecting against the spread of COVID-19. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3c26oju
Christian Hospital is an acute-care community hospital in north St. Louis County and a founding member of BJC HealthCare. The hospital is nationally recognized in stroke care, cardiology and EMS; it is highly regarded for excellence in radiology, urology and pulmonology. The teams of Christian Hospital and affiliated Northwest HealthCare are comprised of Washington University physicians, BJC Medical Group providers, and a supporting staff of nearly 2,000 health care professionals.
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St. Luke’s Des Peres Hospital, a 143-bed acute care community hospital in St. Louis County, MO, has served the medical and healthcare needs of St. Louis County since 1974. St. Luke’s Des Peres Hospital provides quality medical and surgical services.