January 30, 2019

With the extreme cold, Northwest Indiana residents should watch out for these health conditions

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • Jan 30, 2019 Written by Giles Bruce With arctic, er Antarctic, cold descending on Northwest Indiana, many local residents will be inside, tucked under blankets or warming by the fireplace. But for those who have no choice but to be outside, Region medical ...Read More
January 27, 2019

Methodist Hospitals Foundation Mardi Gras Masquerade Benefit

Courtesy of The Gary 411 • Jan 27, 2019 Helping to Save the Lives of Our Patients with Heart Disease Heart disease is the No.1 cause of death in the U.S. In the last 12 months, the lives of more than 200 of Methodist Hospitals patients were changed because the ...Read More
January 25, 2019

“Drum Majors” honored at Frontiers King Memorial Breakfast

Courtesy of The Chicago Crusader • Jan 25, 2019 By crusader Contributed by The 411 News Quietly they serve – fulfilling the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Their names will not fill the pages of history as does Dr. Martin Luther King’s. But the Gary Frontiers Service Club ...Read More
January 25, 2019

Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center unpacks why women shouldn’t fear mammograms

Courtesy of NWIndianaLife.com • Jan 25, 2019 Written by Kayla Belec With any health screening, it’s important to make appointments with the mindset of preventing potential risks from escalating. At Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center of Methodist Hospitals, patients are encouraged to schedule their annual mammograms, regardless of whether they ...Read More
January 20, 2019

‘Drum Majors’ honored at Frontiers King Memorial Breakfast

Courtesy of The Gary 411 • Jan 20, 2019 Contributed By:The 411 News Quietly they serve – fulfilling the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Their names will not fill the pages of history as does Dr. Martin Luther King’s. But the Gary Frontiers Service Club assures us at ...Read More
January 19, 2019

‘Tremendous heart for service’ reflected in Gary Frontiers honorees

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • Jan 19, 2019 GARY — One promotes health care in this city. The others maintain their business in Gary, support teachers and education, fought for workers' rights or rewrote fire safety procedures. Those five people earned Drum Major and Marcher awards Saturday ...Read More
January 18, 2019

Judy Lindsay Receives 2018 President’s Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals

Courtesy of NWIndianaLife.com • Jan 18, 2019 Written by Methodist Hospitals Methodist Hospitals is proud to announce that Judy Lindsey was awarded the 2018 President’s Award from the Association of Fundraising Professional (AFP) Chicago Chapter. The President’s Award honors individuals who have demonstrated high ethical standards and outstanding leadership and ...Read More
January 18, 2019

Is BMI helpful or hooey? Times reporter discovers the best way to determine your healthy weight

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • Jan 18, 2019 The story starts with an argument with my boss. The other day I told my editor I was overweight. She said I wasn't. I told her my body mass index proves it. She said BMI is B.S. I've been ...Read More
January 17, 2019

Gamma Knife Perfexion System Supplied by American Shared Hospital Services Begins Treating Patients at Methodist Hospitals, Merrillville, Indiana

Courtesy of The Lethbridge Herald - FinancialContent • Jan 17, 2019 San Francisco, CA - (NewMediaWire) - January 17, 2019 - AMERICAN SHARED HOSPITAL SERVICES (NYSE American: AMS), a leading provider of turnkey technology solutions for advanced radiosurgical and radiation therapy services, announced today that physicians have begun treating patients ...Read More
January 17, 2019

Gamma Knife Perfexion System Supplied by American Shared Hospital Services Begins Treating Patients at Methodist Hospitals, Merrillville, Indiana

Courtesy of Daily Herald - FinancialContent • GlobeNewswire News Releases • Jan 17, 2019 By: American Shared Hospital Services via GlobeNewswire News Releases San Francisco, CA, Jan. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- AMERICAN SHARED HOSPITAL SERVICES (NYSE American: AMS), a leading provider of turnkey technology solutions for ...Read More
January 17, 2019

Gary Frontiers Club honors five at annual MLK breakfast

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • Jan 17 06:00 am Written by Steve Euvino GARY — Memories of those pioneers in the decades-long fight for civil rights justice will be rekindled Saturday at the Gary Frontiers Service Club’s 40th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast. Nearly ...Read More
January 15, 2019

Methodist Hospitals Signs New Contract for Streamline Health® eValuator™ Automated Pre-bill Analysis Solution

Courtesy of Crain Business Insurance - Financial Content ATLANTA, GA / ACCESSWIRE / January 15, 2019 / Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: STRM), provider of integrated solutions, technology-enabled services and analytics supporting revenue cycle optimization for healthcare enterprises, today announced it signed a contract with Methodist Hospitals in Northwest Indiana ...Read More
January 12, 2019

Free Weight Loss Surgery Seminars and Support Group

Courtesy of The Gary 411 In Merrillville & Michigan City in the New Year for a New You Methodist Hospitals offers weight loss surgery seminars for individuals considering weight loss surgery. The seminars are informational and offer information about weight loss and surgery options. The session is open to all ...Read More
January 5, 2019

Methodist Hospitals celebrates 15 years with Heart Walk

Courtesy of The Gary 411 Team captains help Methodist claim top spot in fundraising The American Heart Association and Methodist Hospitals have been teaming up for the last 15 years in the fight against heart disease and stroke through support of various programs and events. One of the ways they ...Read More
January 4, 2019

Franciscan limits visitors as preemptive strike against flu

Courtesy of The Post-Tribune Written by Michelle L. Quinn Holiday houseguests may have left, but flu — the one no one wants — is in season and at least one Northwest Indiana health-care system is working to shorten its visit. Franciscan Health Hospitals announced Jan. 2 restrictions on visitors to ...Read More
January 3, 2019

Methodist Hospitals Celebrates 15 Years With Heart Walk Team

Courtesy of NWIndianaLife The American Heart Association and Methodist Hospitals have been teaming up for the last 15 years in the fight against heart disease and stroke through support of various programs and events. One of the ways they do so is through the Methodist Hospitals Heart Walk Team. “It ...Read More
January 3, 2019

Methodist Hospitals Foundation donates supplies to ARC for the New Year

Courtesy of The Chicago Crusader Methodist Hospitals Foundation continued its holiday tradition of donating a one year’s supply of daily living necessities to support the Northwest Indiana Salvation Army’s Adult Rehabilitation Center (ARC) in Gary. The supplies included razors, shaving gel, lotion, deodorant, toothbrush and paste, slippers, combs, soap and ...Read More