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rot1Methodist Hospitals is partnering with Community Healthcare System and Franciscan Alliance on a project to better understand the barriers to good health that exist in the Northwest Indiana communities we serve.

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Flu: A Shot of Prevention

vaccination-1What step can you take now to help prevent the flu this winter? Get vaccinated!

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St. Mary Medical Center Celebrates New Health Care Center Opening with Ribbon Cutting

Portage-StMary-1St Mary Medical Center welcomed a private group of Portage citizens to the ribbon cutting ceremony at their newly remodeled Health Care Center on Arbors St. in Portage.

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Get the Flu Shot, Not the Flu, at NorthShore Health Centers

Flu-ShotThe weather is changing from summer to fall, and that means that flu season is upon us. Do yourself and your family a favor and get a flu shot.

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Vale Park's Dr. Sheller Delves into Canine Reproduction


The staff at Vale Park Animal Hospital takes pride in all of the services that they offer. Emergency surgery, orthopedics, integrative medicine, behavioral services… these are just a few of the offerings that pet owners can utilize at the facility. But did you know that Dr. Mary Ann Sheller specializes in reproductive services at Vale Park?

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Patient Safety Findings Show Reduced Harm, Fewer Readmissions at Franciscan Alliance Hospitals

rot4The results of a three-year campaign to prevent harm and reduce readmissions for patients nationwide show that participating Indiana hospitals, such as those of Franciscan Alliance in Northwest Indiana, are showing significant progress.

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Christ Church's Free Medical Clinic, Sharing the Gospel in Word and Deed

Christ-Church-Medical-Clinic-Flier-2015Christ Church seeks to be a part of the restorative work of God in the lives of our neighbors and communities. We are excited to announce our Free Medical Clinic on Saturday, March 21 from 10:00am until 2:00pm at Christ Church La Porte. This clinic will offer free Health Screenings and Education, Chiropractic Care, Health Insurance Planning, Hair Cuts and Food Boxes. Christ Church La Porte is located at 802 Indiana Avenue, on the corner of Indiana and Jefferson. Care will be given on a first come, first served basis.

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What is Dr. Lisa Booth Up to These Days?

Dr-Lisa-BoothMany of you know about Vale Park Animal Hospital, and many of you know about the people who work there. Dr. Lisa Booth, for example, is one of the veterinarians that calls Vale Park home.

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St. Mary Medical Center Welcomes Angie Tursman as Nurse Practitioner to Staff

Angie-Tursman-WHCNPSt. Mary Medical Center recently welcomed Nurse Practitioner Angela Tursman, WHCNP, to its Community Care Network of physicians and allied health professionals.

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Porter Health Care System Welcomes Pravin Gupta, MD

PravinGuptaPorter Health Care System welcomes Pravin Gupta, M.D. to the hospital’s network, Porter Physician Group. Dr. Gupta will be seeing patients at Steel Family Health Care Center, located at 2022 Kelle Drive in Chesterton.

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2014 Porter Regional Hospital Celebrates Their NICU Reunion and Graduation

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NICU-reunion-2014-1Smiles filled the Porter Regional Hospital community room today as they hosted their annual NICU Graduate Party/Reunion. Parents of children ranging in age from one to twenty two years old gathered together with the nurses of the NICU to celebrate the amazing progress of their children.

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