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Art students participate in Spring Spa Day 

Jun 29
2011
Courtesy of NWI Times MERRILLVILLE | Students in the art class of Janet Anderson at Merrillville High School participated in the Spring Spa Day for cancer survivors hosted by the Oncology Institute at Methodist Hospitals. "Every year, in conjunction with Spring Spa Day, we host a traveling art exhibit called 'Oncology on Canvas.' This exhibit is sponsored by Eli Lilly, and it's a contest where patients and family members submit entries, and winners are chosen. "The works are then ... read more
 

Methodist Hospitals designated an ACR Breast Imaging Center of Excellence 

Jun 21
2011
Courtesy of the NWI Times GARY | Methodist Hospitals, has been designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). By awarding facilities the status of a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, the ACR recognizes breast imaging centers that have earned accreditation in mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, and breast ultrasound (including ultrasound-guided breast biopsy). Peer-review evaluations, conducted in each breast imaging modality... read more
 

Nurse from Indiana became a Good Samaritan in Joplin 

Jun 11
2011
Courtesy of the NWI Times HIGHLAND | Dana Smiddy didn't need to hear the call for medical personnel volunteers before she dashed to an emergency triage center May 22 that was the only hospital left standing in tornado-ravaged Joplin, Mo. The nurse in the cardiac rehab unit at Methodist Hospitals Southlake Campus had celebrated her nephew's graduation from Missouri Southern State University just the day before. Smiddy had survived the twister with her family in the bowels of a... read more
 

Professionals on the Move 

May 22
2011

Two bariatric physicians, Jeffrey Rosen and Allen Mikhail, have joined the ReStart Center, the bariatric weight loss surgery center for Methodist Hospitals. Both are board certified in general surgery.

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Methodist Hospitals receives American Heart Association award 

May 15
2011

Methodist Hospitals recently received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Performance Achievement Award. The award recognizes Methodist Hospital's commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of stroke care by ensuring that stroke patients receive treatment for at least 24 months according to nationally accepted standards and recommendations.

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Methodist ranked #1 in Northwest Indiana 

May 15
2011
Courtesy of The Times As part of the greater Chicago area, residents of the Calumet Region have access to some of the nation's highest-ranked hospitals. This year, US News & World Report recognized Methodist Hospitals as one of the Chicago metro area's Best Regional Hospitals. With campuses in Gary and Merrillville, Methodist Hospitals ranked first in Northwest Indiana and 22nd in all of Chicagoland out of 121 hospitals. Methodist scored among the top 25% in five specialties -... read more
 

NW Indiana Heart of Gold GalaTonight 

May 15
2011

CROWN POINT | The NW Indiana Heart of Gold Gala event at the Radisson Hotel Star Plaza event Saturday, April 16 is intended to raise funds for life-raising research and education programs for heart disease and stroke, Indiana's no. 1 and no. 3 killers.

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Region hospitals recognized among best in area 

Mar 29
2011

Region hospital systems were ranked among U.S. News & World Report's best hospitals in the Chicago metro area.

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New chest pain coordinator shares knowledge about heart attacks 

Mar 22
2011

Connie Adams empowers patients by raising awareness about heart health, and the signs and symptoms of heart attacks, as the new chest pain coordinator for The Methodist Hospitals.

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Gala gives campaign a boost 

Mar 20
2011

Methodist Hospitals Foundation held its first event, a Mardi Gras Gala, last month as the employee kick-off for Methodists' First 100 Campaign, raising more than $25,000.

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Methodist to focus on teaching, technology, expansion  

Mar 15
2011

GARY | An emphasis on becoming the main teaching hospital in Northwest Indiana and building on technology were focuses of Methodist Hospitals' second annual State of the Organization address Friday morning.

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Merrillville sisters deliver on the same day, three hours apart 

Mar 13
2011

LaShana Stanley was due to give birth March 19, and her sister Jerrona Jones was due March 21.

Instead, the Merrillville sisters gave birth three hours apart Wednesday at the Methodist Hospitals Southlake Campus in Merrillville, with the assistance of the same doctor and the same nurse.

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Coordinator trains Methodist volunteers 

Mar 03
2011

April Brown, of Gary, directs big hearted helpers at The Methodist Hospitals Southlake Campus in Merrillville and Northlake Campus in Gary.

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Home / News / Local News / Lake County News / Merrillville Methodist Hospitals recognizes top Heart Walk fundraisers 

Feb 28
2011

Employees of Methodist Hospitals gathered recently for a luncheon meeting where CEO Ian McFadden presented awards to the hospitals' top ten fundraisers for the American Heart Association's 2010 Heart Walk. The recognition came just in time for Heart Month.

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Crown Point goes red for heart health 

Feb 25
2011

One year ago, Cynthia Williams was 41, had a 2-week old baby and was in an intensive care unit diagnosed with congestive heart failure.

Thursday, Williams, now healthy and vibrant, spoke to a sea of red-clad men and women at the Crown Point Go Red For Women kickoff luncheon.

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Methodist: A Bigger and Better Methodist Hospital 

Feb 20
2011
Courtesy of The Times EXPANDING FACILITIES, SERVICES A major investment of $18 million is earmarked for capital projects at both the Northlake campus in Gary and the Southlake campus in Merrillville, according to Loren Chandler, vice president of finance and chief financial officer of Methodist Hospitals. The Emergency Department at Southlake is being extended 1,800 square feet and renovated to decrease waiting time and increase the quality and delivery of patient service. This... read more
 

Methodist Hospitals is first in state to adopt new technology 

Feb 01
2011

In early January, Methodist Hospitals announced its purchase of new imaging technology for its Cardiovascular Institute. Methodists' cardiologists are the first in the state of Indiana to utilize the cutting-edge technology called Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease.

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Methodist CEO eyes hospitals' future 

Nov 09
2010

Methodist Hospitals plans to begin creating an academic-focused campus in the next year, hospital president and CEO Ian McFadden said Monday.

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Weight loss, wellness and surgery solutions offered by Methodist Hospitals center 

Nov 07
2010

Obesity is becoming epidemic, with 21 percent of America's population already considered obese and 3 to 5 percent morbidly or excessively obese.

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Methodist opens outpatient behavioral health services program 

Nov 04
2010

Methodist Hospitals announced it opened an outpatient behavioral health services program at its Northlake campus in Gary.

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