SSM Health Care – St. Louis appoints Anisha Morrell-Charles as foundation director of communications and annual programs
Anisha Morrell-Charles has been named director of communications and annual programs for the SSM Health Care – St. Louis foundation offices that oversee the organization’s philanthropy efforts. She will be responsible for foundation communications, philanthropic marketing and network annual events for the five adult SSM Health Care – St. Louis hospitals, which include SSM DePaul Health Center in Bridgeton, SSM St. Clare Health Center in Fenton, SSM St. Joseph Health Center in St. Charles, SSM St. Joseph Hospital West in Lake Saint Louis and SSM St. Mary’s Health Center in Richmond Heights.
Morrell-Charles has 14 years of experience in the field, most recently as the special assistant to the chancellor at St. Louis Community College. She has a Master of Business Administration in Marketing and Master of Arts in Corporate Communication and Promotions from Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Mo. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Missouri - Columbia.
About SSM Health Care – St. Louis Foundations
The SSM Health Care Foundations is comprised of a network operation and its separate foundations for hospital and hospice home care. Each foundation fosters major philanthropic support for special programs, services, capital costs and operating needs to maintain and enhance the quality of care at the SSM Health Care – St. Louis adult hospitals and SSM Home Care and Hospice.
About SSM Health Care – St. Louis
SSM Health Care – St. Louis’ mission statement — “Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God” — is embodied by 11,000 employees and 2,500 staff physicians. Sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Mary, the health care network offers comprehensive health care services, but specializes in heart, cancer, neurosciences, orthopedics, pediatrics, weight-loss, sleep, imaging, behavioral health and fetal surgery. A winner of the Missouri Quality Award and multiple Best Places to Work awards, SSM Health Care – St. Louis includes seven hospitals ― Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center, DePaul Health Center, St. Clare Health Center, St. Joseph Health Center, St. Joseph Health Center – Wentzville, St. Joseph Hospital West and St. Mary’s Health Center ― St. Joseph Medical Park, plus a Managed Care Organization, and a Physicians' Organization. Go to www.ssmhealth.com for more information.