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StoryPoint Senior Living Proudly Partners With Project Linus


StoryPoint-Looks-Forward-to-Helping-Seniors-Shine-Everyday-with-New-Community-in-Chesterton StoryPoint along with their sister company, Independence Village, is thrilled to announce their partnership with Project Linus, an organization dedicated to giving back to children in need. In the season of giving back, StoryPoint residents and employees loved the opportunity to create handmade blankets that Project Linus will deliver to children in hospitals, shelters and social service agencies.

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StoryPoint Chesterton Hosts Live Cooking Demo for Residents


Upcoming neighbors of StoryPoint Chesterton were invited for brunch and ‘Live’ cooking demonstration to determine general preferences among the residents. Angela Palmer, Executive Chef at the senior living community, gave a preview of food that will be served on top of the un-matched dedication to service as well.

“The plan for today was to have my initial introduction to the people our future residents at StoryPoint Chesterton,” said Palmer. "We wanted to give them a little tiny showcase of the food. More importantly, I wanted to have an opportunity to talk to them and get a sense of what food is to them."

2018storypoint2Steve Beigle, son of future StoryPoint Chesterton resident, expressed his love for the...

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Love Motivates Caretakers and Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter

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“Love is the reason that caregivers support family members with Alzheimer's disease,” Natalie Sutton said.

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School of Echocardiography Celebrates 2018 Class of Graduates


School-of-Echocardiography-Celebrates-2018-Class-of-GraduatesThe Franciscan Health St. Anthony School of Echocardiography Class of 2018 was honored during a graduation program on Nov. 9 at the Marian Education Center at Franciscan Health Crown Point.

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What Consumers Need To Know About Specialty Benefits


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People looking to save money on health care costs might consider skipping specialty benefits such as vision, dental or disability during open enrollment, the time each fall when millions of Americans, including Northwestern Indiana residents, select or switch their health benefits for 2019.

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Franciscan Health of Michigan City, Beacon Health Systems Announce $21.6 Million Hospital Project in La Porte

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Representatives of Beacon Health System and Franciscan Health welcomed local residents and city officials to the blessing and groundbreaking celebration of the new, $21.6 million Franciscan Beacon Hospital project.

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Seniors Get Screenings, Snacks and Vital Information at Chesterton Health Fair


Seniors-Get-Screenings-Snacks-and-Vital-Information-at-Chesterton-Health-Fair_01 A Senior Health and Wellness Fair sponsored by Franciscan ACO attracted in excess of 120 community members to Chesterton’s Sand Creek Country Club on Nov. 7.

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Franciscan Health Michigan City Recognized for Heart Center


rot6The Heart Center at Franciscan Health Michigan City has been awarded as a Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield. The Heart Center has maintained this distinction since 2016.

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Addison Pointe & Rehabilitation Center's Exceptional Service Receives Praise from Patients and Their Families

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Whether you’re a family member of a potential resident, it’s never too early to start thinking about senior living and care. Taking the time to plan for this step can enhance the quality of life until that point and provide reassurance for those about to start. At Addison Pointe Health and Rehabilitation, this portion of life is considered the most important, as they focus their staff and facility to provide the highest quality of living. If you are considering or even thinking about senior care and living, here is a chance to read testimonials from patients and family members who have received exceptional service from Addison Pointe.

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A Difference in Care Leads Employees to Prosper at Residences at Deer Creek

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Different. That’s the word staff at Residences at Deer Creek use to describe working at the care facility. From level of care to the team atmosphere, Residences at Deer Creek showcases a plethora of positive traits that have led many CNAs, nurses, and more to remain with the Residences team for many years.

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Lincolnshire Offers Patient Focused Care with New Director of Therapy Josh Campos

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Lincolnshire Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center offers some of the most comprehensive therapy programs around the Region. Their new Director of Physical Therapy, Josh Campos, is looking to expand on their pedigree, already settling in with his new team and making friends with patients.

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