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Franciscan Healthcare-Munster, Franciscan St. Anthony Health, earn highest distinction in hospital safety scores
Franciscan Healthcare-Munster and Franciscan St. Anthony Health recently received A grades, the highest given, as a reflection of superior hospital safety.
It takes a certain type of medical professional to work in the hospital unit that treats the most fragile patients.
There it is—that pain, the one that seems to holler, “inflammation!” It comes and goes, but each time it’s just as hard to endure. Or maybe it’s the nagging pain that’s a constant reminder of another chronic condition.
Whether it’s within the walls or out in communities, health care facilities strive to be ready for emergencies from power outages to extreme weather with preparation, practice and partnerships.
The Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Hospitals in Emergency Care has been awarded to Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point.
Albert DeRubertis, DO, new medical director of the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) at Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Michigan City, offers a long history of providing inpatient rehabilitation and outpatient care. He is shown working with patient Aaron Gustafson.
Tim Ross, center, regional director of occupational and employee health for Franciscan Working Well, cuts a ribbon Thursday at the new Franciscan Working Well/Franciscan Express Care center on Willowcreek Road in Portage.
The Rev. Joe Pottakaran sprinkles holy water Thursday during a blessing of the Sisters of St. Francis Franciscan Working Well/Franciscan Express Care center in Portage. "The purpose of these blessings is to consecrate our work here to St. Francis," said Gene Diamond, CEO of the Franciscan Al…
Nancy Simpson, center, from the Portage Chamber of Commerce, joins local business leaders and physicians Thursday as the Sisters of St. Francis host a blessing and dedication of Franciscan Working Well/Franciscan Express Care center on Willowcreek Road in Portage.
CROWN POINT | Franciscan St. Anthony Health hospital in Crown Point will celebrate the expansion of its Breast Care Center services to include breast tomosynthesis 3D mammography with a screening day from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday.
Betty Durochik, Franciscan Omni Health & Fitness programming coordinator for the Region's familiar destination for exercise with locations in both Schererville and Chesterton, wanted last weekend's 40th anniversary party for the property to be filled with surprises for members.
Following the theme "Get Your Game On," staff at Franciscan Omni Health & Fitness in Schererville, including Julia Ladewski, Parisi Speed School Supervisor and Angie Pilat Parisi, Speed School Coach, donned Chicago Bears jerseys for last weekend's 2013 Fall Open House and hosted games an…
Decorations and festivities set the scene Sunday for an open house with more than 500 invited guests to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Franciscan Omni Health & Fitness' during the 2013 Fall Open House.
HAMMOND | A former reality show star will speak at the upcoming Lakeshore Chamber general membership luncheon Nov. 14.
HAMMOND | Cardboard 3-D glasses with red and blue lenses were passed down rows of people seated in folding chairs.
MUNSTER | Franciscan Healthcare - Munster and Franciscan Hammond Clinic are seeking school supply donations for the St. Monica Home and St. Joseph’s Carmelite Home.
CROWN POINT | The southeast corner of the 4-H building on the Lake County fairgrounds will be dedicated to nursing mothers during the duration of the Lake County Fair, which starts Friday.
We hope you know that Marci and Courtney Crozier appreciate the opportunities that have been given to REPRESENT Franciscan Alliance and Northwest Indiana.
Although New Year's usually means making a resolution to get fit, several companies in the region have already made it a priority to keep their employees healthy.
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