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NorthShore Health Centers Offering Discounts During 2017 Men's Health Month


NorthShore-Mens-Health-Month-2017National Men's Health Month is here!
Spots are limited, so call today and make your appointment for these discounted health screenings:

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St. Catherine Hospital Awards $25,000 in Scholarships to 23 Healthcare Students

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Twenty-two healthcare career students became recipients of the St. Catherine Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship Award Program for the 2017-18 academic school year.

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Experienced Training and Quick Thinking Lead Valparaiso YMCA & St. Mary Medical Center's Christy Cleveland to Save a Life

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In an emergency, you want someone at the ready who is quick on their feet, has a take-charge attitude, and has the know-how to keep everyone safe and healthy. Thanks to Christy Cleveland, a Registered Nurse at St. Mary Medical Center and Health & Wellness Coordinator at the Valparaiso Family YMCA, a crisis with the potential to turn into a catastrophe was averted with ease and quick-thinking.

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La Porte Hospital 2017 Women's Fair Presents Healthy Information through Interactive Education

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La Porte Hospital held its annual multi-vendor Women’s Fair at Purdue University Northwest’s Student Services and Activities Complex in Westville on Tuesday, and interactive education was the emphasis to appeal to a wide audience of all ages.

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St. Mary Medical Center Offers New PET/CT Technology with Advanced Diagnostics for Patients


St-Mary-Medical-Center-Offers-New-PET-CT-Technology_01 St. Mary Medical Center Cancer Care Center in Hobart offers one of the most advanced diagnostic tools available for cancer detection: the Siemens Biograph™ mCT 20 PET/CT imaging system. The device provides patients with a quicker, more comfortable imaging experience with access to two powerful diagnostic procedures that when combined, can detect cancer in its earliest stages.

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Dietitians Truly Impacting Lives of Dialysis Patients at NWI Nephrology

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For patients at Northwest Indiana Nephrology, experiencing renal failure and having to take dialysis treatments complicates nearly every aspect of your life. Whether they’re on home dialysis or they visit one of the many dialysis centers across the region, their lives revolve around the treatments that they need to survive.

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Experience Rittenhouse Villages & Find Out Why We're a "Hit"


Rittenhouse-Portage-RailCats-2017Come visit Rittenhouse Village At Portage. Experience why Rittenhouse Village is such a big “Hit.” Schedule a tour of our community between Sunday, June 11th and Saturday, June 17th to receive a pair of Gary South Shore Railcat’s Baseball Tickets.

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Franciscan Health Michigan City: Cancer Survivor Program a Sweet Treat


Franciscan-Health-Michigan-City-Cancer-Survivor-Program-a-Sweet-TreatCancer survivors and their families enjoy sweet treats, including ice cream, cookies, candies and other delights, at a third-annual National Cancer Survivor Day program, sponsored by Franciscan Health Woodland Cancer Care Center in Michigan City, June 7. Approximately 100 people were on hand for the ice cream social, which also included music, refreshments, camaraderie and a photo booth.

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Community Hospital Staff Celebrates Top Nurses/Caregivers

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Community Hospital’s celebration of Nurses Week culminated with a ceremony to recognize the most outstanding nurses and patient caregivers, representing five pillars of excellence, as voted by their co-workers. From the nursing staff, Lisa Conn, Shawnta Leeks, Kathy Liss, Jenn Pykosz and Cheryl Risch were among the nominees chosen by their peers at the hospital for going above and beyond in their respective patient care areas. Caregivers who were selected include Arlene Anderson, Dawn McHugh, Holly Opat, Caitlyn Zimmerman and Kandice Harris.

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Franciscan Health Michigan City Nets Stroke Treatment Award


rot4Franciscan Health Michigan City has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll.

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St. Mary Medical Center Welcomes Pre-Med Students to 38th Annual Summer Programs

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St. Mary Medical Center staff welcomed 28 medical and pre-med students from local, state and international universities Monday, May 22 to the Hobart hospital. For the 38th year, the students are participating in the hospital’s Summer Extern and Shadowing Volunteer programs.

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