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Memorial Hospital NICU nurse Jill Hooten shared some fun facts about being selected to be an extra on tonight's episode (8 p.m. EST Wednesday) of NBC's "Chicago Med" series. Fun fact #1: The show regularly needs and has casting calls on Facebook for "talent" to work as nonspeaking extras during...
CNN this week reported how the U.S. is on track for one of the worst flu seasons in decades: https://www.cnn.com/2020/01/03/health/flu-week-52/index.html. We asked our Infection Prevention manager for her perspective on the season so far and what we can expect. OUR TAKE: The worst is yet to come. Flu activity is widespread across the...
We tend to indulge while celebrating with family and friends during the holidays, more than any other time of year. But just because Christmas, Hanukkah and New Year's are over, doesn’t mean you should ignore the signs and symptoms of a condition called Holiday Heart Syndrome. January is actually one of...
When it looked like her baby might be born after midnight, Da'Zheonna Moffett hoped she would be the first to deliver on New Year's Day at Memorial Hospital. She was thrilled to learn De'Arra was the first baby of the year and the decade not only at Memorial, but at all...
Reana Bujalski remembers the kindness of Beacon Children’s Hospital’s music therapist on one of the darkest days of her life. After delivering triplets more than 10 weeks early, doctors told the Goshen mom that the lungs of her son, Jacob, were far less developed than that of his brother and sister. Despite...
Beacon Health System has partnered with the 525 Foundation to place “Drop 2 Stop” boxes for unwanted prescriptions and over-the-counter medications at Community Hospital of Bremen, Elkhart General Hospital and Memorial Hospital of South Bend. The new co-branded drop boxes were unveiled on Tuesday at each hospital. Beacon is the first health...
The exceptional care mothers and babies receive at Beacon Children’s Hospital and Memorial Hospital of South Bend has been validated by the Indiana State Department of Health by earning Level of Care III certification for neonatal intensive care and obstetrics. Beacon Children’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Memorial’s Obstetric Unit have...