August 27, 2016

NWI Innovators of the Month: September 2016

Courtesy of PortageLife.com • August 27, 2016 Written by: Ivy Tech NWI Innovators of the Month highlights a new research study by Society Team Member and Methodist Hospitals’ Infection Control Team that could have ramifications for the majority of hospitals nationwide. Also featured is Joseph Ferrandino, Ph.D. named a Society ...Read More
August 24, 2016

Urgent care center opens in Crown Point

Courtesy of Post-Tribune • August 24, 2016 By Carrie Napoleon, Post-Tribune Athletes who put a little too much into the game have access to immediate medical care on the Crown Point Sportsplex campus with the opening of Methodist Hospitals' first urgent care center. City officials and members of the Crossroads ...Read More
August 24, 2016

Crown Point Hospital Closes Rehab Unit

Courtesy of Northwest Indiana Business Quarterly Magazine (NWIBQ.COM) • August 24, 2016 CROWN POINT — Franciscan St. Anthony Health has closed its inpatient rehabilitation unit due to a lack of patient volume, according to hospital officials. The hospital shuttered the department July 5 after being unsuccessful in increasing the number ...Read More
August 23, 2016

Narendra Modi confidant Dr. Bharat Barai amongst 9 Indian Americans to be honored by NFIA in California

Courtesy of The American Bazaar • August 23, 2016 By AB Wire | March 4, 2015 NEW YORK: Nine Indian Americans, including one posthumously, will be honored by National Federation of Indian American Associations (NFIA), for their outstanding achievements and contributions to humanity and society at the 2015 NFIA Awards ...Read More
August 23, 2016

Methodist Hospitals Holds Ribbon Cutting for New Immediate Care Center in Crown Point

Courtesy of ValpoLife.com • August 23, 206 Written by: Colleen Hannon This Tuesday, August 23, Methodist Hospital celebrated the opening of one their first immediate care centers in NWI, Methodist Care First, with a reception and ribbon cutting ceremony. The new facility can be found at the grounds of the ...Read More
August 22, 2016

Methodist Hospitals to Celebrate New Immediate Care Center

Courtesy of Building Indiana • August 22, 2016 Methodist Hospitals will be hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony this week for the opening its new Methodist CareFirst facility. The building is located at 1275 East North Avenue in Crown Point, on the campus of the Crown Point Sportsplex. This new facility ...Read More
August 22, 2016

Build it and they will come, says Gary’s green urbanism advocates

Courtesy of The Gary 411 • August 22, 2016 Contributed By:The 411 News Creating a local foods economy can help neighborhood revitalization They might be called the vanguard in Gary’s green urbanism movement. Some of them are city residents who took it upon themselves to clean up a vacant lot ...Read More
August 22, 2016

Methodist Hospitals opens facility in Crown Point

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • August 22, 2016 By: Giles Bruce CROWN POINT — Methodist Hospitals recently launched a new immediate care center, one of three it plans to open in the Region in the near future. Methodist CareFirst, 1275 E. North Ave. in Crown Point, will ...Read More
August 15, 2016

Alternative medicine on the rise in NWI

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • August 15, 2016 By Giles Bruce Raquel Williams thought she was just looking for a Mother's Day present. Turns out she was searching for something else. The Griffith college student went to buy her mom a gift certificate for Reiki, an alternative ...Read More