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NorthShore Health Centers Welcomes Dr. Shah Chowdhury into the Fold


NorthShore Health Centers is happy to announce that there is a new pediatrician working at the new Chesterton location. Dr. Shah A. Chowdhury, MD is a board certified pediatrician and he officially began seeing patients on Monday January 4, 2016, and he is ready to help more people in the community using his 30+ years of experience in medicine.

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Are Your Hips a Pain?

hippainOccasional discomfort in your hips has turned into near-constant pain. What can you do to calm the irritated joints?

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Emergencies Don’t Take a Break for the Holidays. Neither Does Porter Regional Hospital

Porter-Regional-Holspital-30-minute-holiday-2015If you are experiencing an emergency, or even if you are just feeling really sick, remember that we’re here for you – even during the holidays.

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Franciscan Hospital and Healthcare of Munster Hosts Party to Highlight New Full-Service Emergency Department


Franciscan Hospital and Healthcare has something they want to share with the community. After 18 months of planning and hard work, the new emergency department is scheduled to open in just a few weeks. The good folks at Franciscan threw a pre-opening sneak peek event this weekend, open to the public, and we were invited to visit.

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Community Healthcare System, Franciscan Alliance and Methodist Hospitals Community Health Needs Survey 2015

surveyCommunity Healthcare System, the Franciscan Alliance and Methodist Hospitals are working together on a project to better understand the barriers to good health that exist in the communities that they serve.

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Need a Little Help? Call FirstLight HomeCare

rot3FirstLight HomeCare has lots of services that they offer to their clients, and one that you may not know about is the quick and convenient Rise and Tuck.

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NorthShore Offers Free Health Screenings in Honor of National Diabetes Month

Free Diabetic Screenings FlyerIn honor of National Diabetes Month NorthShore is offering free health screenings:

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Hospitals of Community Healthcare System Change Registration Procedures to Include Photo I.D.

chs-stockFor patient privacy and safety, the registration staff at Community Healthcare System hospitals (Community Hospital in Munster, St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago and St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart) will be asking to take patient photos.

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FirstLight HomeCare of Northwest Indiana Shows Appreciation for Devoted Employees

firstlight-caregivers-day-2015-1Selflessness has always been a core value parents strive to teach their children; however after spending a beautiful Wednesday at Tower Park for the FirstLight HomeCare Caregivers Appreciation Day, it became clear that we could all learn a thing or two from the people of FirstLight HomeCare about helping others. Providing quality, affordable, non-medical in-home care for adults of all ages, caregivers gift their clients with the best quality of life possible. With that in mind, who could say these caregivers are not deserving of a day in the park held especially for them?

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Get in on the NorthShore Health Centers Back to School Health Fair

Northshore-Back-to-School-Healt-Fair-AdDon't miss out on the opportunity to be part of the NorthShore Health Centers Back to School Health Fair! Your kids can get the important things they need completed before the school year begins at an affordable cost at multiple locations.

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Going to the Emergency Department

going-to-the-erThe emergency room (ER) is your lifeline to health when an unexpected medical issue happens.

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