Eric Schulte, MD One of the area’s leading cardiologists, Eric Schulte, MD, recently joined Community Healthcare System’s Community Care Network, Inc. (CCNI) team of physicians. CCNI is the physician group affiliated with St. Mary Medical Center and all Community Healthcare System hospitals. Dr. Schulte has been on staff at St. Mary...
Indiana Immunization Coalition Celebrates National Immunization Awareness Month Think you outgrew the need for vaccines when you graduated from high school and moved out of your parents’ house? Not so. Every year, thousands of young adults in the U. S. suffer serious health problems, are hospitalized, or even die from...
ICDs Implantable Cardiovascular Defibrillator Methodist Hospitals First To Implant In NWI Methodist Hospitals in Gary and Merrillville Indiana is the first hospital in NWI offering patients the first implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) system approved for use with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans. Many patients rely on ICDs to detect irregular heartbeats...
THE THREE HONOREES recognized for their performance in exemplifying the core values of MHA from l-r are Errika Denham, Victoria Prochno and Rhiannon Kinsey. Three Mental Health America of Lake County professionals were recently honored as recipients of Healthy Families Indiana awards during the Institute for Strengthening Families. The honorees...
Valentine Sanchez and Michelle Jeffers The Daisy Award is an international program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care given by nurses every day. One nurse from each campus is honored with this award three times a year. Patients and visitors may nominate a deserving nurse by...
Image by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention Today, in conjunction with World AIDS Day, the White House Office of National AIDS Policy is releasing the Federal Action Plan for 2016-2020, which outlines specific Federal agency actions to implement the updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy next year and through 2020. This...