In honor of National Health Center Week, an annual salutation to the mission and triumphs of health centers across the United States, NorthShore Health Centers invited the public to come celebrate with their team of healthcare professionals. Following the first leg of the fair earlier this week, NorthShore Health Centers took over Sk8 World in Portage to continue their Patient Appreciation Health and Fun Fair.
Methodist Hospitals has finalized an agreement with the University of Chicago Medicine to provide cardiothoracic surgery services at Methodist Hospitals. As a part of this partnership, two UChicago Medicine surgeons will join the Methodist Hospitals Heart and Vascular Institute.
Community Hospital recently welcomed new physicians to the Community Care Network, Inc. (CCNI) team of physicians. The CCNI physicians of Community Healthcare System are closely affiliated with Community Hospital in Munster, St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago and St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart.
Every 65 seconds, someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s disease.
Auto shows are never just about cars—they are about the memories we create and share. Historian Roy Foreman has loved cars ever since he was a kid. On August 1, Foreman and others from the Winamac Old Auto Club shared their love for automobiles with the residents of Spring Mill Health Campus.
There is no need to get out the rubber gloves and masks when cleaning this spring. You can make simple and inexpensive non-toxic cleaners from essential oils. Creating your own cleaning products is safer for the environment and for your family and pets as well.
Addison Pointe offers:
- A specialized approach to stroke rehabilitation integrating the clinical expertise of our nationally certified therapists with well-founded evidence based researched strategies to achieve maximum functional outcome utilizing high tech rehab equipment standardized assessments.
- Evaluations completed in less than 24 hours including weekends.
- Therapy 7 days a week and follow-up outpatient services with flexible scheduling and private entrance.
- Specialized rehab equipment to enhance treatment outcomes.
- Alter G Zero Gravity Treadmill
- ACP Modalities
- Biodex Balance Trainer
- Keiser Hydraulic...
Many dialysis patients spend three or more hours three times a week at a dialysis center getting essential, lifesaving treatment. For these patients, little is more important than than a modern, comfortable facility with friendly and trustworthy staff. On July 31, the American Renal Associates and Northwest Indiana Nephrology opened their brand new, large-scale dialysis center to the public for an open house to showcase a new standard in the region for renal care.
When choosing the right senior housing for your loved ones, learning about all of the services and amenities an assisted living home offers only shows a small part of the whole picture. While knowing what services are provided allows you to easily find a home that is a good fit for your elderly relative, it is vitally important to take the extra step and listen to testimonials from people with their own unique experiences. Testimonials offer new perspectives, ones that shed light on a resident’s emotions, wellbeing, and progress during their time at that assisted living community. At Belvedere Senior Living, the testimonials from family members and residents do an excellent job of showing the staff’s dedication to providing a comfortable and healthy environment to seniors.
As part of a public service campaign in partnership with the Chicago-based Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, International Subaru of Merrillville representatives Chris Smith, sales manager (left, white shirt) and Nick Ferguson (right, white shirt), recently donated 80 blankets, “to spread hope, love and warmth,” for cancer patients at Franciscan Health Crown Point.
After first breaking ground just three years ago, the Franciscan Health Cancer Center in Munster is now proud to welcome patients from all around Northwest Indiana. What started as a hopeful vision where patients in the Region could receive cancer treatment close to home, has now come to life and is even more incredible than anticipated.