NIPSCO, AT&T Donate $30,000 to Hammond Development Corporation, Help Grow "The HUB Of Innovation" In Downtown Hammond
On Tuesday, November 24, the City of Hammond, Mayor Thomas M. McDermott Jr., NIPSCO and AT&T came together to make a special announcement at "The HUB of Innovation" in downtown Hammond that the two private companies will each be donating $15,000 each to the Hammond Development Corporation, which manages the 'HUB' and the Hammond Innovation Center.
Valparaiso University announces that the Rev. John Arthur Nunes, Ph.D., who serves as the Jochum Professor and Chair, will step down at the end of the 2015–2016 academic year to become the ninth president of Concordia College—New York in Bronxville, N.Y.
Thomas Keon will be the chancellor when Purdue University Northwest officially comes into existence on July 1, 2016, the result of the unification of Purdue University Calumet and Purdue University North Central.
Methodist Hospitals is a Daisy Award Partner. The Daisy Award is an international program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care given by nurses every day.
Dr. Keary Bewick has a new hygienist under his employ. Ann Berger has been in the dental field for about 25 years, and she said she came into her career because of great memories that she had when she and her brothers and sisters went to the dentist.
James Concato has joined Methodist Hospitals as Director of Oncology Services. James previously served as Director of multiple services at Memorial Healthcare in Michigan where he was responsible for Cancer Care, Long Term Care/Skilled Care Home Health and Hospice, Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Diabetes Education. He hold a Masters in Health Administration from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut and a Bachelors of Arts in General Studies from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, New Jersey.
Another great employee at FirstLight HomeCare is Denise Cook, the General Manager. Denise has been with FirstLight since May of 2015 and she has loved it ever since.
St. Mary Medical Center recently welcomed two new physicians to its medical staff. Talet Khan, MD, Pediatrics, and Travis Haldeman, DO, Obstetrics and Gynecology, are the newest members of Community Care Network, Inc. – the physician group affiliated with St. Mary Medical Center and all Community Healthcare System hospitals.