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Franciscan Physicians Hospital

Franciscan Physicians Hospital changes name

MUNSTER | Franciscan Physicians Hospital on Monday changed its name to Franciscan Healthcare-Munster.

July 02, 2013 10:18 am

Caring for Carmelite children comes easy

EAST CHICAGO | Franciscan Physicians Hospital has a tradition of helping the children who live at St. Joseph’s Carmelite Home, and this Easter is no exception. But, what started as a hospital committee project turned into a project completely driven by Facebook groups wanting to help.

April 04, 2013 12:00 am

Hospitals ease into electronic records

The days of wading through stacks of paperwork to log and chart medical records are fading as the health care industry finds its place in the digital world.

February 25, 2013 12:00 am

Franciscan hospitals ease strict visitor rules as flu cases decline

Heightened visitor restrictions that four local hospitals imposed in mid-January have been discontinued because of a drop in flu cases.

February 18, 2013 6:15 pm
Flu fears restrict hospital visits

Flu fears restrict hospital visits

Four local hospitals are limiting visitor access to patients in a move to prevent the spread of the flu, an illness that continues to sicken the nation.

January 15, 2013 6:00 pm Photos

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Surgical team joins Founders Circle with chapel donation

Surgical team joins Founders Circle with chapel donation

MUNSTER | Franciscan Physicians Hospital’s master facility planning committee is gearing up for the 2014 ground breaking and hospital expansion. Among the many new additions will be a brand new chapel. The chapel is planned as a quiet place to reflect, pray and celebrate God’s Word and goodn…

December 20, 2012 12:00 am

Report shows hospital's financial impact

MUNSTER | A recent report issued by Franciscan Physicians Hospital outlines outlines its impact on the economy and community.

November 22, 2012 11:00 am

Hospital hero heads east to help hurricane victims

MUNSTER | “I appreciate all that Franciscan Physicians Hospital does to help their employees flourish professionally and personally,” said Lori Postma, RN, as she left her hospital post Nov. 9 for the East Coast to assist the Indiana Department of Homeland Security in providing for hurricane…

November 21, 2012 12:00 am
Donations help clinic to help families

Donations help clinic to help families

CROWN POINT | Franciscan Physician Hospital and Franciscan Hammond Clinic, both in Munster, held a week-long collection drive during October for St. Clare Health Clinic in Crown Point.

November 05, 2012 12:00 am
Car wash proceeds benefit children's home

Car wash proceeds benefit children's home

MUNSTER | Heat and humidity did not dampen the spirits of Franciscan Physician Hospital employees and volunteers who recently conducted a “Car Wash for Carmelite” that raised $1,050 for St. Joseph Carmelite Home, a residential treatment center and emergency shelter in East Chicago.

September 06, 2012 12:00 am
Franciscan Physicians Hospital blesses new imaging department

Franciscan Physicians Hospital blesses new imaging department

MUNSTER | Hospital officials on Friday dedicated and blessed the new imaging department at Franciscan Physicians Hospital, 701 Superior Ave.

July 13, 2012 9:00 pm
Franciscan Physicians Hospital blesses new imaging department

Franciscan Physicians Hospital blesses new imaging department

The Rev. Henry Sequeira blesses a new CT machine Friday during a blessing and dedication of the new imaging department at Franciscan Physicians Hospital in Munster.

July 13, 2012 4:22 pm
Hospital thanks its volunteers

Hospital thanks its volunteers

MUNSTER | Franciscan Physicians Hospital celebrated an inaugural luncheon recently to thank volunteers for their services. Candice Wright, 25, was named manager of volunteer services during the event.

June 01, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Helping others helps volunteers, too

Helping others helps volunteers, too

MUNSTER | "The greatest benefit is helping others. Doing something for others makes me feel better about myself," said Dorothy Alexander, a volunteer at Franciscan Physicians Hospital.

April 15, 2012 12:00 am
Hospital staff cares for kids

Hospital staff cares for kids

MUNSTER | Franciscan Physicians Hospital held a series of fundraising luncheons for a month recently to benefit St. Joseph's Carmelite Home in East Chicago.

February 23, 2012 12:00 am

Pediatric sleep center opens in Munster

MUNSTER | A pediatric sleep center, focusing on studying, screening, evaluating and treating sleep disorders in children, opened this month in Munster.

February 22, 2012 7:15 pm
Hospital earns award for emergency preparedness

Hospital earns award for emergency preparedness

MUNSTER | Franciscan Physicians Hospital has received one of three Community Safety Awards for its work in emergency preparedness.

February 05, 2012 12:00 am

Hospital receives funding to offer free mammograms

MUNSTER | Franciscan Physicians Hospital has received $6,750 from the Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust to provide 100 free screening mammograms for underinsured and uninsured area women.

January 28, 2012 12:00 am

Hospital seeking volunteers to join team

MUNSTER | Franciscan Physicians Hospital, 701 Superior Ave., is seeking adult volunteers for its newly formed Volunteer Team.

January 25, 2012 12:00 am

Bank hosts upcoming business programs open to all

"Close More Business With E-Mail Marketing: The Do's and Don'ts" will be presented from 8 to 9 a.m. Jan. 27 at First Financial Bank, 11890 Broadway, Crown Point. 

January 05, 2012 12:00 am
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