Collaboration will create health, jobs and community connections ELKHART – Construction of the $59 million Elkhart Health & AquaticsSM is expected to be completed in July, when Beacon Health & Fitness will open inside a new complex that anchors the Elkhart River District. The two story, 170,000-square-foot facility, which will be operated...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 21, 2018   Franciscan Health and Beacon Health System Partner in Small Acute Care Hospital with ER in LaPorte   LaPorte, IN -- Franciscan Health and Beacon Health System have announced plans to build a small acute care hospital equipped with a 24-hour Emergency Department in LaPorte, IN, adding to the...
  A young man from Plymouth, who was internally decapitated in a January car accident, has survived the traumatic injury that separated his skull from his spine, defied the odds, and is living a fairly normal life. This is a story about the team of doctors who helped save Brock Meister, 22,...
Elkhart General Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. The Gold Seal of Approval® and the Heart-Check mark represent symbols of quality from their respective organizations. “Elkhart General Hospital has thoroughly demonstrated...
The Community Hospital of Bremen Board of Directors has approved a resolution and ratified the vote of hospital membership to officially join Beacon Health System. These actions followed a community-wide vote that resulted in an overwhelming 97 percent favorable response in support of the plan. “It was clear the community of...
Both Elkhart General Hospital and Memorial Hospital of South Bend have received recognition by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for their commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence. Elkhart General Hospital – Get With...
The Leapfrog Group, a Washington D.C-based organization aiming to improve health care quality and safety for consumers and purchasers, recently released the new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. Memorial Hospital of South Bend was one of 750 awarded an ‘A’ for its efforts in protecting patients from harm and meeting the...
SOUTH BEND, IN – Memorial Hospital of South Bend was recently named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by IBM Watson Health. IBM Watson Health recently released the 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals 2018 study. The annual study, conducted by Truven Health Analytics, now part of IBM Watson Health, identifies...
This class is facilitated by one of our Board Certified Lactation Consultants and is designed for the postpartum breastfeeding mother. The goal of this class is to help maintain lactation when you are...