CPS Has Short-Term Solutions for Linen and Scrubs Cleaning during Pandemic


Care Purchasing Service (CPS), the group purchasing partner of the CHHSM Store, has information about COVID-19 compliant cleaning of scrubs and linen washing processes through its vendor, Medtegrity. In addition to its long-term services, the vendor also has shorter term services developed specifically for the COVID-19 pandemic. Contact Natalia Hernandez, 561.894.7611, CHHSM’s client account manager, […]

COVID-19, Compassion, and Service

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The Council for Health and Human Service Ministries staff sent this message to all CHHSM members. We reprint it here for all CHHSM members and friends. We invite all CHHSM members and friends to send us resources and stories about how your organization is responding to the COVID-19 crisis. Dear Friends, We write to offer […]

It’s Flu Season: Helpful Information from the UCC’s Council for Health and Human Service Ministries

Flu season text in frame. Background warm woolen clothes, cup of hot tea.

Between weather fluctuations and the current strains of flu virus, this year’s flu season is trending toward being one of the worst in recent years. Additionally, there is worldwide concern over the coronavirus. CHHSM offers the following background information, as well as health and hygiene tips from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), […]

Advocate Aurora Health Part of Long-Term Efforts to Achieve Health Equity on Chicago’s South Side

Advocate Aurora Health's Advocate Trinity Hospital is one of four hospitals on Chicago's South Side working toward health equity.

UCC-related Advocate Aurora Health — based in Downers Grove, Ill. And Milwaukee, Wis. — is helping lead the way to increased health equity for residents of Chicago’s South Side. The health system’s Advocate Trinity Hospital has signed a nonbinding agreement with three other area hospitals — Mercy Hospital and Medical Center (a member of Trinity […]

Retirement Housing Foundation Signs Development Agreement for Older Adult Affordable Housing Community in Honolulu

Hakim Ouansafi of HPHA and the Rev. Laverne Joseph of Retirement Housing Foundation, sign the development agreement.

UCC-related Retirement Housing Foundation (RHF), based in Long Beach, Calif., recently signed a Master Development Agreement with the Hawai’i Public Housing Authority (HPHA) to begin pre-development of an 800-unit affordable housing community for older adults in Honolulu. The project will consist of three 20-story buildings that will include HPHA’s administrative offices, 800 affordable apartments with […]