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Centers for Vein Care: Get a Leg Up

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There’s more to seeking out vein care than simply wanting to look good in a pair of shorts. While many patients do indeed come to the Centers for Vein Care looking for just the cosmetic benefits of their state-of-the-art treatments, others are dealing with more serious medical issues.

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Park Place of St. John Offers a Solution for Senior Care

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For someone looking for a caring environment for a loved one, the number of options and resources available can be overwhelming. Park Place of St. John is a beautiful facility offering compassionate care for seniors at various stages of their lives.

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Methodist Hospitals Receive Magnet Distinction from American Nurses Credentialing Center

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Early Wednesday morning at the Methodist Hospital Southlake campus, a filled room of nurses and administrators, including CEO Raymond Grady, waited on hold with the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to receive a special recognition. A live feed camera, streaming to the Northlake Campus in Gary, was focused on the main table where Grady sat with other administrators who were vital to this mission of receiving Magnet designation. Magnet status is a designation given only to hospitals that provide quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice and is the highest honor awarded by the ANCC.

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Regional Mental Health Center: Understanding Recovery


Regional-Mental-Health-Center-Understanding-RecoveryEvery day I wake up knowing someone’s life will be changed. I live it-not only for myself, but also for the clients I serve in the Recovery Matters Unit at Regional Mental Health Center.

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Munster Med-Inn, Sebo's Nursing Rehabilitation Center, & Spring Mill Health Campus Add Additional Flare to the 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer's


Sebos-Walk-To-End-Alzheimers-2017-01Sunday proved to be a successful and hopeful day as families, groups, and businesses gathered together for the 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Crown Point. The annual walk, which includes nationwide participation on various dates, is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s research.

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Regional Health Clinic Celebrates New Clinic Opening with Ribbon Cutting

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Regional Health Clinic celebrated the opening of its newest location with a ribbon cutting on Tuesday in Merrillville. This location is the first federally qualified health center in Southern Lake County and the fourth federally qualified health center to be opened by Regional Mental Health Center.

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Franciscan Health Reps Walk the Walk to Fight Heart Disease

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Some 165 Franciscan Health representatives were among hundreds of participants who turned out in force to support the war against cardiovascular disease, the number-one killer of Americans, during an annual American Heart Association Heart Walk at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Crown Point recently.

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Residences at Deer Creek Walk to End Alzheimer's


Residences-Alzheimers-Walk-2017-01Many individuals, organizations, and facilities spent their Sunday afternoon at the annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Crown Point. Residences at Deer Creek were one of those organizations that walked the one mile track with family and colleagues, carrying signs representing the facility.

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Community Healthcare System's PVD Awareness Symposium Educates the Public on Specifics of the Disease

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Education is key to maintaining the health of the community, and that’s exactly what Community Healthcare System is doing with their L.I.V.E. Program and their Peripheral Vascular Disease Awareness Symposium that they held at Community Hospital on Thursday.

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Spring Mill Health Campus, Munster Med-Inn & Sebo's Nursing Rehabilitation Center Scatter Painted Rocks to End Alzheimer's


Springmill-Alzheimers-walk-01 Many communities around the area are participating in a campaign that involves hiding painted rocks throughout their communities and working together to find them. The activity is a lot of fun for many community members and brings an opportunity to spread words of kindness or interesting art with others.

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Community Hospital Family Birthing Center Is Ready for the Unexpected

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When it comes to having a baby, there are many uncertainties including the expectant mother’s exact due date. While your obstetrician has planned to be present for labor and delivery, in some cases that is not always possible. For those unplanned events, Community Hospital’s Family Birthing Center has a laborist – a board-certified obstetrician – on site to deliver baby 24 hours a day, seven days per week.

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