The Continuing Care Hospital (CCH) is licensed as a general acute care hospital, and addresses the unique and complicated physical, emotional, spiritual, nursing, and rehabilitation needs of the long-term acute care patient.
There is no limitation regarding diagnosis type, patient age, length-of-stay and scope of services provided.
Continuing Care Hospital is part of CHI Saint Joseph Health. An 18-member volunteer board of directors governs CHI Saint Joseph Health Health, its facilities and operations, including Continuing Care Hospital, with this mission:
The mission of Catholic Health Initiatives is to nurture the healing ministry of the Church, supported by education and research. Fidelity to the Gospel urges us to emphasize human dignity and social justice as we create healthier communities.
As a ministry of the Catholic Church, we will lead the transformation of health care to achieve optimal health and well-being for the individuals and communities we serve, especially those that are poor and vulnerable.