November 22, 2014

Medical residency program, more trauma centers could be in NWI’s future

Courtesy of NWI Times November 22, 2014 6:30 pm   •   Giles Bruce (219) 853-2584, giles.bruce@nwi.com Two months after a state-funded report seemed to quash the idea of an academic medical center in Northwest Indiana, advocates for the project are at least hopeful for a boost in the number ...Read More
November 19, 2014

Methodist Hospitals Announces New Medical Staff Officers

Courtesy of NW Indiana Life Written by Methodist Hospitals Methodist Hospitals new Medical Staff Officers were announced at the October General Medical Staff meeting to lead over 600 physicians who serve the communities medical needs. They are: President – Raied Abdullah, M.D., Nephrologist President-Elect – Abdul Kawamleh, M.D., Cardiologist Secretary ...Read More
November 6, 2014

Methodist Hospitals’ Dillard gets statewide honor

Courtesy of NWI TImes November 06, 2014 6:00 pm   •   Giles Bruce (219) 853-2584, giles.bruce@nwi.com A local hospital official recently received a statewide award for her service to the health care community in Northwest Indiana. Denise Dillard, chief consultant for governmental and external affairs at Methodist Hospitals in ...Read More
November 2, 2014

Methodist’s total joint replacement program improves quality of life

Courtesy of NWI Times November 02, 2014 2:45 am Methodist Hospitals has established a center of excellence for joint replacement in Northwest Indiana. For patients, this translates to improved quality of life. Patient Mike Scamihorn suffers from severe osteoarthritis affecting all of his joints. Over a period of about five ...Read More
October 17, 2014

Health care, Methodist trauma center focus of forum

Courtesy of NWI Times October 17, 2014 7:00 pm   •   Andrew Steele Times Correspondent GARY  |  A group of civic leaders, business persons, residents and health care professionals gathered Friday to reflect on a decade of work by the Community Forum, a group dedicated to improving health care ...Read More
October 14, 2014

Methodist makes multi-million dollar investment in advanced diagnostic

Courtesy of NWI Times October 14, 2014 3:54 pm   •   Methodist Hospitals MERRILLVILLE  |  Methodist Hospitals recently signed an $11 million dollar agreement with Siemens Medical Solutions USA Inc. to replace all of its diagnostic imaging equipment with the latest technologies available. The first phase of this agreement ...Read More
October 9, 2014

Methodist Hospitals make big investment in imaging

Courtesy of NWI Times October 09, 2014 2:00 pm   •   Joseph S. Pete joseph.pete@nwi.com, (219) 933-3316 GARY   |   Methodist Hospitals is planning a multimillion-dollar investment in the latest diagnostic imagining equipment. The nonprofit health system signed an $11 million dollar agreement with Siemens Medical Solutions USA ...Read More
October 8, 2014

Methodist Hospitals Makes Multi-Million Dollar Investment in Advanced Diagnostic Imaging: Taps Siemens to Bring Latest Equipment to Methodist

Courtesy of NW Indiana Life Written by Methodist Hospitals Methodist Hospitals recently signed an $11 million dollar agreement with Siemens Medical Solutions USA Inc. to replace all of its diagnostic imaging equipment with the latest technologies available. The first phase of this agreement to be completed in 2014 will be ...Read More
October 2, 2014

Open house slated Saturday at M’ville Breast Care Center

Courtesy of NWI TImes October 02, 2014 12:05 am   •   Times Staff MERRILLVILLE   |  Methodist Hospitals hosts its annual open house Saturday at the Breast Care Center in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness. The event, themed Breakfast for the Girls, is an opportunity for women to tour ...Read More
October 2, 2014

Methodist sees 62 trama patients in first month of designation

Courtesy of NWI Times October 02, 2014 3:46 pm   •   Andrew Steele Times correspondent MERRILLVILLE   |   Methodist Hospitals officials on Thursday shared with Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce members their excitement over their recent designation as an in-process Level III trauma. “Our Northlake campus now becomes the ...Read More