Stay safe this fall when working in your yard. “There are a few things you can do to reduce the risk of injury when doing yard work,” says Dr. Rose Paul, MedPoint Urgent Care doctor. “Before you start, take a few minutes to warm up your muscles,” she advises. “Take a quick...

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...

New Granger Hospital Planned; Bremen Hospital to Join Beacon Beacon Health System today announced plans to break ground on a hospital with an emergency department on Beacon Parkway in Granger, across from Beacon Health & Fitness. At the same time, Beacon will welcome Community Hospital of Bremen to the health system,...