February 20, 2017

Methodist Hospitals Foundation Hosts Nearly 400 at 2017 Mardi Gras Masquerade Benefit

Courtesy of NWIndianaLife.com • February 20, 2017 By Andrew Rowe On Saturday, nearly 400 people gathered at Innsbrook Country Club in Merrillville for the Methodist Hospitals Foundation's annual Mardi Gras Masquerade Benefit. The 2017 Masquerade Benefit was held and celebrated for the benefit of Methodist Hospitals Heart & Vascular Institute ...Read More
February 20, 2017

Methodist Hospitals Foundation Hosts Nearly 400 at 2017 Mardi Gras Masquerade Benefit

Courtesy of valpolife.com • February 20, 2017 By Andrew Rowe On Saturday, nearly 400 people gathered at Innsbrook Country Club in Merrillville for the Methodist Hospitals Foundation's annual Mardi Gras Masquerade Benefit. The 2017 Masquerade Benefit was held and celebrated for the benefit of Methodist Hospitals Heart & Vascular Institute ...Read More
February 16, 2017

Methodist Hospitals Offers Walk-In Clinic Hours at Midlake Campus

Courtesy of ValpoLife.com • February 16, 2017 Residents of the Gary community now how have access to prompt illness and injury care offered by Methodist Hospitals Nurse Practitioners at the Midlake Campus in Gary. Current hours of operation are Tuesdays and Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m., and Saturdays from ...Read More
February 16, 2017

Methodist Hospitals Offers Walk-In Clinic Hours at Midlake Campus

Courtesy of NWIndianaLife.com • February 16, 2017 Residents of the Gary community now how have access to prompt illness and injury care offered by Methodist Hospitals Nurse Practitioners at the Midlake Campus in Gary. Current hours of operation are Tuesdays and Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m., and Saturdays from ...Read More
February 15, 2017

A Year of Education: A 2016 Recap of the Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals

Courtesy of PortageLife.com • February 15, 2017 By Jessica Campbell 2016 was a year of education for both the staff at the Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals and for patients of the center regarding the breast cancer disease. Jennifer Sanders, Manager of the Northwest Indiana Breast Care ...Read More
February 15, 2017

A Year of Education: A 2016 Recap of the Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals

Courtesy of ValpoLife.com • February 15, 2017 By Jessica Campbell 2016 was a year of education for both the staff at the Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals and for patients of the center regarding the breast cancer disease. Jennifer Sanders, Manager of the Northwest Indiana Breast Care ...Read More
February 15, 2017

A Year of Education: A 2016 Recap of the Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals

Courtesy of NWIndianaLife.com • February 15, 2017 By Jessica Campbell 2016 was a year of education for both the staff at the Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals and for patients of the center regarding the breast cancer disease. Jennifer Sanders, Manager of the Northwest Indiana Breast Care ...Read More
February 15, 2017

Natural childbirth grows in popularity in Northwest Indiana

Courtesy of NWITimes.com • February 15, 2017 By Giles Bruce DeAnna Wellsand knew from the beginning of her pregnancy that she wanted a natural birth. She was aware that when a woman has a medical intervention during labor, such as an induction or epidural, it increases her odds of having ...Read More
February 9, 2017

Methodist Offering EMT Training Program

Courtesy of nwibq.com • February 9, 2017 By Annette Arnold Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) are front line, healthcare providers. EMTs work in a variety of environments transporting patients between facilities, responding to emergency calls, working in a hospital emergency department and wherever a first-response capability is required. Methodist Hospitals offers ...Read More
February 8, 2017

Methodist Hospitals offer training programs

Courtesy of NWITimes.com • February 8, 2017 By Annette Arnold Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) are front line, healthcare providers. EMTs work in a variety of environments transporting patients between facilities, responding to emergency calls, working in a hospital emergency department and wherever a first-response capability is required. Methodist Hospitals offers ...Read More
January 31, 2017

Meet Rita Rendina, Career Caregiver and Senior Mammography Technologist at the Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospital

Courtesy of  NWIndianaLife.com • January 31, 2017 By Sam Malkowski When she first started with Methodist Hospitals, Rita Rendina had the option to work at the Northlake location, but instead she decided to work at the Soutlake location. This was a decision that would lead Rita to a dream job that ...Read More
January 29, 2017

Advancements in heart health

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • January 29, 2017 By Karyn Brodsky When Sonny and Cher recorded the song “The Beat Goes On” in the 1960s, it’s improbable that anyone then could even imagine the progress that medical science has made in cardiac health. Although today’s statistics on ...Read More
January 27, 2017

Gary’s State of City Address Set for Feb. 24 – Speech to highlight institutions, communities

Courtesy of The Chicago Crusader • January 27, 2017 By Crusader Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson will deliver her annual State of the City address at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 24 at the Genesis Convention Center, 1 Genesis Plaza. The mayor will once again outline progress in the city as she continues ...Read More
January 27, 2017

Tips from local experts to keep your heart healthy

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • January 27, 2017 When you want good advice about heart health, don’t forget about the professionals who oversee the all-important components of excellent nutrition, fitness and cardiac rehab. We went straight to some local experts for updates on what they are doing ...Read More
January 26, 2017

Northwest Indiana Health Institutions Team with Indiana University School of Medicine – Northwest – Gary to Provide Local Residency Opportunities to Local Students

Courtesy NWIndianaLife.com • January 26, 2017 By Taylor Irby You might remember that back in 2014, there was some talk about a shortage of primary care physicians in Northwest Indiana. While this is still may be the case, we’re here to bring you the good news, as always. Many of ...Read More
January 26, 2017

Northwest Indiana Health Institutions Team with Indiana University School of Medicine – Northwest – Gary to Provide Local Residency Opportunities to Local Students

Courtesy of PortageLife.com • January 26, 2017 By Taylor Irby You might remember that back in 2014, there was some talk about a shortage of primary care physicians in Northwest Indiana. While this is still may be the case, we’re here to bring you the good news, as always. Many ...Read More
January 26, 2017

Medical residency program one step closer to reality – Health care leaders sign letter of intent to form IUSM-led consortium

Courtesy of The Chicago Crusader • January 26, 2017 By Crusader Leaders from nine Northwest Indiana health care institutions gathered at Indiana University School of Medicine – Northwest – Gary (IUSM-NW-G) on Tuesday, Jan. 24 to sign a formal letter of intent leading to the creation of the Northwest Indiana ...Read More
January 25, 2017

9 Indiana hospitals sign letter of intent to create medical residency consortium

Courtesy of Becker's Hospital Review • January 25, 2017 By Alyssa Rege Leaders from nine northwest Indiana health organization signed a letter of intent to create a medical residency consortium to train future physicians based at local hospitals, community health centers and mental health agencies. The Northwest Indiana Graduate Medical ...Read More
January 24, 2017

Consortium Aims to Address Doctor Shortage

Courtesy of Inside INdiana Business • January 24, 2017 By Alex Brown GARY - A group of leaders representing nine health care institutions in northwest Indiana has signed a formal letter of intent to create a consortium to address a shortage of doctors in the region. The Northwest Indiana Graduate ...Read More
January 24, 2017

Group aims to bring medical residencies to northwest Indiana

Courtesy of Daily Herald • January 24, 2017 By Associated Press GARY, Ind. -- Officials say members of the medical student class of 2019 at Indiana University-Northwest in Gary could be the first to do their residencies in the region. Representatives of nine health care providers signed a letter of ...Read More
January 24, 2017

Residency program inked IUN med students

Courtesy of Chicago Tribune • January 24, 2017 By Meredith Colias Indiana University Northwest announced an initial agreement on Tuesday between nine local health care providers to begin offering a residency program for its medical students. The move aims to give prospective medical students a missing piece of their education ...Read More
January 24, 2017

Group aims to bring medical residencies to northwest Indiana

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • January 24, 2017 GARY, Ind. (AP) — Officials say members of the medical student class of 2019 at Indiana University-Northwest in Gary could be the first to do their residencies in the region. Representatives of nine health care providers signed a letter ...Read More
January 24, 2017

Hospitals, health centers unite to bring medical residents to NWI

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • January 24, 2017 By Giles Bruce GARY — Several Northwest Indiana hospitals and health centers have come together to bring dozens of medical residents to the Region. Leaders of the the new organization say it will bolster both medical education and care ...Read More
January 24, 2017

IUN to open area’s first medical residency program in 2019

Courtesy of The Gary 411 • January 24, 2017 Contributed By:The 411 News Nine medical facilities will help train new doctors Their future is here, in northwest Indiana, for Indiana University Northwest Medical School students. With the signing of a Letter of Intent Tuesday morning in the atrium of the ...Read More
January 20, 2017

Northwest Indiana health briefs

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • January 20, 2017 By Times Staff Dogs and owners celebrate a year of pleasing patients Living a philosophy of “man’s best friend also can be a healer,” Franciscan Health Crown Point celebrated the first anniversary of its pet therapy program in December, ...Read More