February 24, 2017

Gary honors 50 years of construction company

Courtesy of The Chicago Tribune • February 24, 2017 By Gregory Tejeda, Post-Tribune It was on Feb. 21, 1967, that Mamon Powers, Sr. opened his own construction company in the Northwest Indiana city where he had moved 21 years earlier following his military service in the World War II. That ...Read More
February 24, 2017

Methodist Hospitals Names New DAISY Award Winner in February 2017

Courtesy of NWIndianaLife.com • February 24, 2017 Written by Methodist Hospitals Nurses are honored with this award three times a year. Patients and visitors may nominate a deserving nurse by filling out a nomination form and dropping it in the special counter top displays at the front desks and inpatient ...Read More
February 24, 2017

Methodist Hospitals Names New DAISY Award Winner in February 2017

Courtesy of ValpoLife.com • February 24, 2017 Written By Methodist Hospitals Nurses are honored with this award three times a year. Patients and visitors may nominate a deserving nurse by filling out a nomination form and dropping it in the special counter top displays at the front desks and inpatient ...Read More
February 24, 2017

The Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals Receives the 2017 Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Breast Centers

Courtesy of NWIndianaLife.com • February 24, 2017 Written by Methodist Hospitals The Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals has been named one of America’s Best Breast Centers by the Women’s Choice Award®, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare. The award signifies that the Breast Care ...Read More
February 24, 2017

The Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals Receives the 2017 Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Breast Centers

Courtesy of ValpoLife.com • February 24, 2017 Written by Methodist Hospitals The Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals has been named one of America’s Best Breast Centers by the Women’s Choice Award®, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare. The award signifies that the Breast Care ...Read More
February 24, 2017

The Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals Receives the 2017 Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Breast Centers

Courtesy of PortageLife.com • February 24, 2017 Written by Methodist Hospital The Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals has been named one of America’s Best Breast Centers by the Women’s Choice Award®, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare. The award signifies that the Breast Care ...Read More
February 24, 2017

Northwest Indiana health briefs

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • February 24, 2017 Written by Times Staff Franciscan Health opens new Women’s Center, Infusion Center A blessing and dedication celebration for the new Franciscan Health Women’s Center Chesterton took place Feb. 16. The event at the Franciscan Emergency Center Chesterton, which houses ...Read More
February 22, 2017

Can We Make NWI a Healthier Place to Live?

Courtesy of PortageLife.com • February 22, 2017 Written by Leigh Morris There’s so much good about Northwest Indiana that I hesitate to focus on something that’s negative. However, it involves the health of all of us; and it’s been a problem for far too long. The 2016 rankings by the ...Read More
February 22, 2017

Can We Make NWI a Healthier Place to Live?

Courtesy of NWIndianaLife.com • February 22, 2017 Written by Leigh Morris There’s so much good about Northwest Indiana that I hesitate to focus on something that’s negative. However, it involves the health of all of us; and it’s been a problem for far too long. The 2016 rankings by the ...Read More
February 22, 2017

Gary honors Powers and Sons 50 years

Courtesy of The Gary 411 • February 22, 2017 Contributed By The 411 News From homebuilder in 1967 to now one of nation's largest black-owned firms The construction company Powers & Sons, a firm with roots in Gary and known throughout the Midwest was honored on its 50th anniversary at ...Read More
February 22, 2017

GUEST COMMENTARY: Who will lead us to healthier outcomes?

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • February 22, 2017 Written by Leigh Morris There’s so much good about Northwest Indiana that I hesitate to focus on something that’s negative. However, it involves the health of all of us, and it’s been a problem for far too long. The ...Read More
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 20, 2017

Ounce of prevention, pound of cure – Small changes can reap big rewards

Courtesy of Healthcare Purchasing News • February 20, 2017 Written by Susan Cantrell When we do something right, it is often overlooked or taken for granted. Healthcare Purchasing News aims to publicly recognize professionals working in the field of infection prevention who are getting it right. Many of the victories ...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