July 30, 2014

IUN program provides unique look at human body

Courtesy of NWI Times July 30, 2014 10:00 pm    •    Phil Wieland phil.wieland@nwi.com, (219) 548-4352 GARY  |  You'd expect to see students of various medical disciplines carefully cutting on the cadavers in the Indiana University Northwest International Cadaver Prosection Program. What you wouldn't expect is to find a ...Read More
July 22, 2014

Methodist Hospitals Board of Directors Elects New Officers

Courtesy of NW Indiana Life Written by Methodist Hospitals Mamon Powers, Jr., was elected chairman of Methodist Hospitals Board of Directors at the board’s June meeting. Powers, who has been on the board since 2001, replaces William Braman, who served as the Board’s chairman from June 2010 through June 2014 and ...Read More
July 22, 2014

Hospital announces new board officers

Courtesy of NWI Times July 22, 2014 2:15 pm   •   Times Staff GARY  |  The Methodist Hospitals Board of Directors recently elected new officers. Mamon Powers Jr., was elected chairman. Powers, who has been on the board since 2001, replaces William Braman, who served as chair for four ...Read More
July 15, 2014

HEALTH BRIEFS: Methodist Hospitals to host food fair, farmers market

Courtesy of NWI Times July 15, 2014 12:05 am   •   Times Staff GARY  |  In an effort to fight the obesity epidemic and educate residents about healthy eating and cooking, the Methodist Hospitals food services department will host a farmers market and food fair on four upcoming dates. ...Read More
July 13, 2014

Valparaiso Family YMCA + Methodist Hospital = Wellness

Courtesy of NWI TImes July 13, 2014 12:00 am   •   Times Staff VALPARAISO  |  Only at the Valparaiso Family YMCA can people find Dr. Jerry Kuna, and April Spangler, RN,  from Methodist Hospitals, on call several days a week. Closely aligned missions brought these two nonprofit organizations together. ...Read More
July 3, 2014

Methodist Hospitals Boosts Patient Safety with Expanded Use of Capnography

Courtesy of NW Indiana Life Written by Methodist Hospitals Methodist Hospitals recently strengthened patient safety measures by expanding its use of capnography to monitor patients using patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) to regulate their pain after surgery. PCA can provide an effective way to control pain by allowing patients to self-administer small ...Read More