April 2011

Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital Honors Sister John Miriam

Louisville, KY

As the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth prepare to celebrate their bicentennial in 2012, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital unveiled a portrait of Sister John Miriam McMahon, SCN, in the hospital's main lobby on March 14. Sister John Miriam was administrator of the hospital from 1953 to 1959 and led a $2 million capital campaign and building project that established the current hospital facility in 1956. Sister John Miriam was a registered nurse and pharmacist, counselor, speaker and scholar. For more information, contact Barbara Mackovic.