December 26, 2015

Hospital employees share the warmth of the season

Courtesy of NWI Times December 26, 2015 7:00 am • Times Staff GARY — Methodist Hospitals employees from both Gary and Merrillville campuses came together in the spirit of the holidays to provide gifts to children in need. Employees again teamed up with The Salvation Army to donate 150 gifts ...Read More
December 16, 2015

NWI hospitals need participants for community health survey

Courtesy of NWI Times December 16, 2015 9:00 am • Giles Bruce giles.bruce@nwi.com, (219) 853-2584 The Region's nonprofit hospitals are looking for more participants for their triennial community health assessment, which determines Northwest Indiana's greatest health needs. The assessment consists of interviews with community stakeholders, data analysis and surveys of ...Read More
December 14, 2015

Choice words for VA Choice program

Courtesy of NWI Times December 14, 2015 9:45 am • Giles Bruce giles.bruce@nwi.com, (219) 853-2584 Ten years ago, Carlos Villarreal was serving as a Marine in Iraq when his compound was struck by mortars. He suffered hearing loss, damage to his teeth and post-traumatic stress disorder. He now needs an ...Read More
December 10, 2015

Prompt Ambulance holds Breakfast with Santa

Courtesy of NWI Times December 10, 2015 11:45 pm • Damian Rico Damian.rico@nwi.com, (219) 933-3248 HOBART — Hundreds of children gathered to catch a glimpse of Santa's grand arrival in a PROMPT ambulance and spent their Saturday morning painting ornaments and making crafts with the help of Snow White. For ...Read More
December 10, 2015

Implantable device allows cardiac patients to receive MRI scans

Courtesy of The Chicago Crusader By Crusader - December 10, 2015 Methodist Hospitals First To Implant In NWI Methodist Hospitals in Gary and Merrillville Indiana is the first hospital in NWI offering patients the first implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) system approved for use with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans. Many ...Read More
December 4, 2015

Methodist Hospitals names new DAISY Award winners in November

Courtesy of The Chicago Crusader By Crusader - December 4, 2015 The Daisy Award is an international program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care given by nurses every day. One nurse from each campus is honored with this award three times a year. Patients and ...Read More