Global Leaders Convene for Salzburg Seminar to Address Women’s Health Inequities as They Age

Jewish Healthcare Foundation (JHF) and Women's Health Activist Movement Global (WHAMglobal) convened a Salzburg Seminar "Women as They Age: Addressing the Next Inequity Frontier" January 16-19 at Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego, Calif...
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JHF Welcomes Seven New Board Trustees

Jewish Healthcare Foundation recently welcomed seven new Board Trustees. Each will serve a three-year term. Deb Brodine, MHA, MBA is the President of UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital and Western Behavioral Health, and Presid...
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10th Annual Death and Dying Fellowship Kicks Off

Since 2015, the Jewish Healthcare Foundation's (JHF) Death and Dying Fellowship has been preparing students in the art of working and talking with patients and families facing the end of life. The healthcare landscape has experienced n...
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Up Next for Patient Safety Podcast Features Robert Pearl

How will today's technological advances empower patients in their health care and ease the strains on providers? What are the key actions that will make care safer, more accessible, and more affordable? Join host Jewish Healthcare Foun...
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Karen Feinstein Names to Pittsburgh Business Times "Power 100 List"

Jewish Healthcare Foundation President and CEO Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD was recognized among the most influential leaders in the region on the "Pittsburgh Business Times Power 100 List." The influencers on the list are connectors...
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Nancy Zionts Named to Pittsburgh Business Times “20 People to Know in Health Care” List

Jewish Healthcare Foundation Chief Operating Officer and Chief Program Officer Nancy Zionts, MBA was named one of the "20 People to Know in Health Care" by the Pittsburgh Business Times. The list is an effort to con...
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Updated Logos for Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative, Health Careers Futures, and WHAMglobal Emphasize Interconnections

To begin the new year, the Jewish Healthcare Foundation, Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative, Health Careers Futures, and Women's Health Activist Movement (WHAMglobal) – introduced new logos to emphasize their con...
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Grant to Youth-Led Nonprofit Provides Mental Health Care Packages to Pennsylvania Organizations

On Wednesday, January 24, youth advocate, Sophie Fontecchio, visited Western Pennsylvania to spread her teen mental health advocacy efforts. In 2021, Sophie founded Let's Bake the World a Better Place – an organization that "engages lo...
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Health Systems Come Together to Develop a Blueprint for Transforming Patient Safety

On January 24, Ariadne Labs announced the founding members of the JHF-funded Leadership and Innovation Network for the program entitled "Pathway to Accountability, Compassion, and Transparency" (PACT). PACT improves the way healthcare ...
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New Patient Safety Technology Challenge Winners Announced

The Patient Safety Technology Challenge announced the winners of three recent events. The NursesKnow Patient Safety Technology Challenge announced Crimson Medical Solutions as the winner of the $5,000 first prize on December 14. The Nu...
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Three New Competitions Added to the Patient Safety Technology Challenge

Three new competitions have been added to the Patient Safety Technology Challenge for 2024. Funded by JHF and administered by PRHI, the Patient Safety Technology Challenge is designed to fuel the engagement of students and innovators i...
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Nancy Zionts Discusses Teaching Nursing Home Project on Elevate Elder Care Podcast

Jewish Healthcare Foundation Chief Operating Officer and Chief Program Officer Nancy Zionts, MBA was a guest on the Elevate Elder Care podcast to discuss "Revisiting – and Re-Energizing – Teaching Nursing Homes." Pr...
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Karen Feinstein Contributes to Encyclopedia on Nonprofits

Jewish Healthcare Foundation President and CEO Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD was a contributor to the recently published Elgar Encyclopedia of Nonprofit Management, Leadership and Governance, a reference guide compiled by Dr. Kev...
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Anneliese Perry Appointed as a VOICE PA Board Member

Jewish Healthcare Foundation Aging Initiatives Program Manager and Dementia Friends Pennsylvania Co-Lead Anneliese Perry, MS, NHA, CECM was recently appointed as a board member of Voice of Inspired Change for Elders (VOICE), a non...
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David Ehrenwerth Recognized as JHF’s 2023 Volunteer of the Year

David H. Ehrenwerth, JD has supported the Jewish Healthcare Foundation (JHF) since it was established in 1990. As a board member of Montefiore Hospital and one of its lawyers, he handled the sale of Montefiore to UPMC and the tran...
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Susanne Gollin Brings Expertise and Passion to Her Work in the Lab, in the Community, and at JHF

A Professor of Human Genetics at the University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health and a Clinical Cytogenetics Consultant in the Pittsburgh Cytogenetics Laboratory from 1987 to 2019, Susanne Gollin, PhD, FFACMGG has built a multifac...
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Feinstein Fellowships Alumni Spotlight: Selena Eisenberg

The Jewish Healthcare Foundation's Fellowship Alumni Spotlight series showcases some of the many incredible alumni of the Feinstein Fellowships.  Selena Eisenberg is a traditional midwife, founder of Igi Osè - Traditional Birth Se...
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JHF Welcomes Aging Initiatives Program Specialist Deanna Page

Deanna Page, MS, LPC is a program specialist on the JHF's Aging Initiatives team. In her role, she will support Dementia Friendly Pennsylvania, Dementia Friends Pennsylvania, the PA Long-Term Care Learning Network, and related aging an...
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Maternal Health Organizations Issue Collective Plan to Save Lives in Pennsylvania

PITTSBURGH, PA – For Pennsylvania Maternal Health Awareness Day, the Jewish Healthcare Foundation contributed to a statewide collective plan to raise awareness of recommendations to improve maternal health and reduce racial/ethnic disp...
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JHF Emergency Grants Support the Tel Aviv Sexual Assault Crisis Center

The Jewish Healthcare Foundation approved emergency grants totaling $25,000 to the P.E.F. Israel Endowment Funds for the Tel Aviv Sexual Assault Crisis Center, Israel's first and largest rape crisis center. "Since the attacks of Octobe...
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