Patients at risk for blood clots and prescribed anticoagulation (blood thinning) therapy by their physician can benefit from services provided through St. Mary Medical Center’s Anticoagulation Clinic. Located on the hospital’s main floor, 1500 S. Lake Park Ave., West Entrance, the clinical pharmacy staff of the St. Mary Medical Center Anticoagulation Clinic will assist physicians in managing their patients’ anticoagulation therapy through education, consultation, medication monitoring and other services.
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Indiana has designated Porter Regional Hospital’s Center for Cardiovascular Medicine as a Blue Distinction® Center+ in the Blue Distinction Centers for Cardiac Care program, part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities shown to deliver improved patient safety and better health outcomes, based on objective measures that were developed with input from the medical community.
In an effort to help prospective parents find hospitals that deliver quality, affordable maternity care, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Indiana announced that Porter Regional Hospital has been designated as one of the first hospitals to receive the Blue Distinction® Center+ for Maternity Care designation, a new designation under the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program.
Methodist 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.
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?
The 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.
Christ 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.