July 31, 2019

Methodist’s Neuroscience Institute recognized by two groups

Courtesy of The Chronicle The American Heart and Stroke Association and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society recognized the Neuroscience Institute at Methodist Hospitals for their commitment to exceptional patient care Methodist Hospitals has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines Stroke Plus Target: Stroke Elite Award. ...Read More
July 24, 2019

Methodist Hospitals received a thank you from the NWI Food Bank

Courtesy of The Chronicle “Thank you, Methodist Hospitals, for hosting a food & fund drive on behalf of the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana. Your contribution will provide over 1,000 meals to children, adults, and seniors throughout Northwest Indiana,” said Allyson Vaulx, Director of Development at the Food Bank.
July 24, 2019

The Neuroscience Institute at Methodist Hospitals recognized by two prestigious organizations

Courtesy of NWI Life The American Heart and Stroke Association and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society recognized the Neuroscience Institute at Methodist Hospitals for their commitment to exceptional patient care. Methodist Hospitals has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Plus Target: Stroke Elite Award. ...Read More
July 23, 2019

Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center’s Bears Care program makes a difference for women in Lake County

Courtesy of NWlife • July 23, 2019 10:45 am Written by Mandy Haack In 2013, the Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals was determined to make a change. Jennifer Sanders, Manager of the Center, refused to allow another woman to leave their doors without treatment just because she ...Read More
July 20, 2019

P.O.P. hosts 4th Annual Scholarship Dinner Luncheon

Courtesy of The Chicago Crusader • July 20, 2019 Posted by Leslie Project Outreach and Prevention (P.O.P.) will honor youth and community leaders for their work in helping end violence in Northwest Indiana and South Chicago at their 4th Annual Scholarship Luncheon on Saturday, July 20 at the Chateau Banquet ...Read More
July 18, 2019

Community news

Courtesy of Chicago Tribune • July 18, 2019 Libraries to host community programs The Lake County Public Libraries have a variety of programs scheduled. The Munster branch will host the Calumet Astronomical Society in a program for children from 6:30-8 p.m. Monday at 8701 Calumet Ave. Registration required 219-836-8450. The ...Read More
July 17, 2019

Methodist to offer Medicare Made Simple Seminars

Courtesy of Crusader • July 17, 2019 06:36 am Posted by Leslie When it comes time to choose a Medicare plan, reviewing your options can be overwhelming. For this reason Methodist is offering Medicare Made Simple Seminars at the Northlake and Southlake Campuses on the following dates: Northlake Campus, South ...Read More
July 16, 2019

What’s up, doc? Region physicians share their diet, workout routines

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • July 16, 2019 Written by Giles Bruce Doctors are, by their very nature, overachievers: educationally, economically, work-ethically. So it's perhaps not a surprise that many of them outperform the rest of us when it comes to health and fitness. We asked several ...Read More
July 12, 2019

Methodist Hospitals offering Medicare classes

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • July 12, 2019 By Time Staff When it comes time to choose a Medicare plan, reviewing your options can be overwhelming. For this reason, Methodist Hospitals is offering Medicare Made Simple seminars at the Northlake and Southlake Campuses on the following dates: ...Read More
July 10, 2019

Diabetes Self-Management Education Classes

Courtesy of The Gary 411 • July 10, 2019 Contributed By:The 411 News Support and Education Group Methodist Hospitals offers a variety of programs for patients with Diabetes. Listed below is the schedule of programs in July, August and September: Diabetes Self-Management Education Classes involve all aspects of treatment education ...Read More
July 9, 2019

METHODIST HOSPITALS OFFERS EDUCATION CLASSES FOR PATIENTS WITH DIABETES

Courtesy of NWILife.com • July 9, 2019 Written by Methodist Hospitals Methodist Hospitals is offering a variety of programs for patients with diabetes. Listed below is the schedule of programs in July, August, and September: First three Wednesday and Tuesday of every month: Diabetes Self-Management Education Classes involve all aspects ...Read More
July 5, 2019

Doctor uses personal history, medical knowledge to inspire youth and prevent violence

Courtesy of WGN -TV • July 5, 2019 By Micah Materre GARY Ind. — He is a doctor, a businessman and an advocate for America’s youth. Dr. Michael McGee does more than treat victims of gun violence, he spends his days trying to prevent it. As chief of the ER ...Read More
July 5, 2019

Gary OKs funds to improve marketing of Genesis Center

Courtesy of Chicago Tribune • July 19, 2019 Written by Gregory Tejeda The Gary Common Council juggled funds around portions of the city’s budget so as to improve various programs, including a measure meant to improve the marketing efforts of the Genesis Convention Center in the city’s downtown. Council members ...Read More
July 1, 2019

‘We are trying to save lives’: New black-owned urgent care fills void on South Side

Courtesy of The Chicago Tribune Written by Darcel Rockett Dr. Airron Richardson’s patient had waited hours in the ER with a piece of hearing aid stuck in her ear canal. She finally walked into Richardson’s practice, where he removed the fragment in 10 minutes — a benefit of having an ...Read More