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Methodist is Only Hospital in NWI to Receive NAPBC Accreditation 

May 23
2011

Methodist Hospitals’ Breast Cancer Program has been granted a three-year, full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program directed by the American College of Surgeons. Accreditation by the NAPBC is only given to those centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care and that undergo a rigorous evaluation process and review of their performance.

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Methodist Hospitals Welcomes New Staff and Physicians 

May 23
2011
Shane Donahoe, Director of Quality Donahoe is responsible for patient safety, risk, infection control, and performance improvement. He has spent 10 years in healthcare operations and quality improvement. Donahoe received his Bachelor’s of Business Administration degree from New Mexico State University and a Master of Business Administration degree from California State University. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, a Certified Professional in Healthcare... read more
 

Methodist Hospitals receives American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines Gold Performance Achievement Award 

May 20
2011

Methodist Hospitals recently received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Gold Performance Achievement Award. The award recognizes Methodist Hospital’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of stroke care by ensuring that stroke patients receive treatment for at least 24 months according to nationally accepted standards and recommendations.

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Methodist Employees Receive Spirit Gram for Patient Service 

Apr 18
2011
Methodist employees from the health system’s Southlake Campus have received a Spirit Gram in March for their exemplary work. Spirit Grams are awarded to a team of employees who work together and exemplify the system’s Corporate Values, ICARE, and go above and beyond their job responsibilities. ICARE represents Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence. The mother of a recent patient contacted Methodist’s Southlake Campus to rave about the excellent service that... read more
 

Methodist Hospitals Sponsor Free Seminar at YWCA of Gary 

Apr 15
2011

On April 20, Methodist Hospitals will be holding a seminar: Prevention and Management of Chronic Disease, presented by Dr. Winifred Oniah. Dr.Oniah will be discussing general chronic disease.

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Methodist Hospitals Presents Spring Spa Day and Art Exhibition 

Apr 15
2011

On April 30, Methodist Hospitals will present Spring Spa Day, an event that provides breast cancer patients and survivors an opportunity to be educated and pampered.
 

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Methodist Hospitals is the Highest Ranking Hospital in Northwest Indiana in U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Chicago Metro Area Rankings 

Apr 14
2011

Methodist Hospitals has been ranked #22 out of 121 ranked hospitals in the Chicago Metro Area in U.S. News & World Report's first-ever Best Hospitals metro area rankings, available online at www.usnews.com/hospitals. This ranking is the highest of any hospital in Northwest Indiana. Methodist Hospitals achieved this ranking because it scored among the top 25% in 5 specialties: Neurology & Neurosurgery; Kidney Disorders; Urology; Gastroenterology; and Diabetes & Endocrinology.

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Methodist Physician Presents Free Seminar for Arthritis Treatment 

Apr 11
2011

Methodist Hospitals will hold a seminar: How Arthritis Causes Deterioration of the Joints presented by Judson B. Wood, Jr., M.D.

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Methodist Hospitals’ Employees Hold First Annual Foundation Gala 

Feb 25
2011

Methodist Hospitals Foundation held its first event, Mardi Gras Gala, February 19, 2011. The event was put together by a committee, Foundation Friends, comprised of Methodist Hospital’s employees.
 

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Methodist Hospitals Shares Warmth This Holiday Season 

Dec 23
2010

The Methodist Hospitals are celebrating the holidays this winter with Angel Tree donations, patient visits from the Railcats mascot, special holiday meals, choir performances, and hospital staff confessions to prepare for Christmas.

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Health Matters 

Dec 03
2010
Gary, Indiana – December 15, 2010 Methodist Hospitals is sponsoring “Health Matters,” a workshop at the YWCA of Gary. The topic is “Happy Holidays: Joy during the Holiday Season.” The presentation will feature Reverend, Dr. David Neville, manager of Mission Services and Spiritual Care of the Methodist Hospitals. The “Health Matters” workshop will cover five main points during the presentation, including: What it’s all About, Joy and Happiness, What do you See? What do you Say? and... read more
 

Methodist Hospitals Opens New Outpatient Behavioral Health Services Program 

Nov 02
2010

Gary, Indiana – November 2, 2010 Methodist Hospitals today announced that it has opened an outpatient behavioral health services program at its Northlake campus in Gary, Indiana. “We believe it is important for Methodist Hospitals to demonstrate its commitment to the mental and emotional health of the communities we serve by providing the full continuum of inpatient and outpatient care.” said Paul Hannah, M.D., Medical Director of Methodist Hospitals Behavioral Health Services.

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Methodist Hospitals CEO named Honoree for the March of Dimes Signature Chefs Gala 

Nov 01
2010

Signature Chefs Honoree as part of annual event that showcases fine food prepared by some of regions finest chefs.

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National Study Finds Methodist Hospital 5-star Rated For Stroke And Orthopedic Care 

Oct 20
2010

Methodist Hospital Northlake today announced that it has received a 5-Star rating for the quality of its Treatment of Stroke and Hip Fracture Repair from HealthGrades, the leading independent healthcare ratings organization. The recognition is based on the Thirteenth Annual HealthGrades Hospital Quality in America study, released today, which analyzes patient outcomes at virtually all of the nation’s hospitals. A 5-star quality rating indicates that Methodist Hospital Northlake’s clinical performance is better than expected.

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Methodist Hospitals is First Hospital in Northwest Indiana to Implement Epic Electronic Medical Record (EMR) technology Hospital Wide  

Oct 06
2010

Leading-edge technology launched at Methodist Hospitals links all hospital departments and specialties, creating a single electronic record for each patient. The hospital-wide implementation of this system is transforming the way patient care is delivered.

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Twenty three nurses completed the Nurse Graduate Program 

Sep 03
2010

Twenty-three nurses completed the Nurse Graduate Program at Methodist Hospitals. Congratulation to the following nurses who completed Methodist Hospitals’ recent Nurse Graduate program.

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Methodist Hospitals’ Chef Gained Important Knowledge About Produce Safety at Seminar 

Aug 09
2010

Chef Albert Abrams of Methodist Hospitals went to a three day seminar about produce safety in Monteray, CA from June 22 to 25, 2010 because he filled out a questionnaire about produce from a Gordon Food Service sales representative and his name was picked out of a drawing.

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Methodist Hospitals Gives Back to the Community by Donating to the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana 

Jul 21
2010

Methodist Hospitals donated two boxes of back packs to the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana for their Back Pack Program.

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Methodist Hospitals Announces New Board Officers 

Jul 12
2010

Methodist Hospitals today announced the election of officers for its 2010-2011 Board of Directors.

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Plastic Surgeon Demonstrates Botox non-surgical procedure during a Get Ready for Summer Beauty Seminar 

Jul 07
2010

Dr. Jeffery Flagg from Methodist Physician Group hosted a Get Ready for Summer Beauty seminar June 23 to educate potential patients about the options available for plastic surgery. The two hour seminar consisted of a presentation including both non-surgical and surgical procedures, and raffles for free Botox, Juvederm and Latisse.
 

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