Archive for Saint Joseph Berea

Dolly

January 17, 2012 No Comments

***All names have been changed to protect privacy*** Long before Dolly became a patient of mine, for years I had seen her walking around town. She was usually dirty and in bedraggled clothes. I didn’t know what her story was, I just knew that she looked like someone’s pitiful forgotten granny. And that her family […]

Sheila Roberts brings holistic approach to Saint Joseph – Berea

April 11, 2011 No Comments

While Sheila Roberts flipped through the pages of the latest edition of Catholic Health Initiatives’ Sacred Stories, the title “James Died Today” jumped out. Written by a nurse at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Colorado, the story described a patient who was at the end stage of lymphocytic leukemia and the hospital’s efforts to ease […]