Memorial Hospital of South Bend News
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- Hearts of Gold Mall Walk 2013
The second annual Hearts of Gold Mall Walk will take place Saturday, Feb. 9 between 7:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m at the University Park Mall. The event will help raise funds for Memorial Children's Hospital, the only designated children's hospital in the region. Funds are being raised to help expand pediatric services, facilities and equipment so that less local children have to travel hours away for care.
Walkers may raise funds, register their teams, and learn many additional details on the Hearts of Gold Walk website. Please call 574-647-1801 with any questions.Read More...
- Outpatient Anticoagulation Clinic Expanded Hours
Memorial Leighton Heart and Vascular Center is proud to announce expanded hours for the newly-relocated Outpatient Anticoagulation Clinic. Now housed in Vascular and Wound Care Services on the first floor of the hospital near the Interfaith Chapel, the clinic is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. for your convenience. Learn more.
- Run Baby Baby Run
Please join fellow Michiana runners in the Run Baby Baby Run as they race on Saturday, November 3 to benefit the Newborn Intensive Care Unit at Memorial Children's Hospital. The day's events — 5K, 10K and Kids' Fun Runs — will start at the Fryeman Shelter in Plymouth Centennial Park. The registration fee for the 5K and 10K events is $20.00 prior to race day.Read More...
- Free Shoulder and Neck Screening
The Memorial Health Discovery Center (HDC) is pleased to offer a FREE shoulder and neck screening on Thursday, November 8 at HDC, 100 Navarre Place, Suite 6670 in South Bend.Read More...
- Memorial BrainWorks presents Mary Morris Leighton Lecture 2012
Art Kramer, Ph.D., a nationally recognized brain health expert, will break through the clutter and shed light on what's fact and what's fiction in the world of brain health in his presentation, Brain Health: Not Just Another Crossword Puzzle.
Join us on Wednesday, October 24 at 7:00 p.m. for this FREE event at the Century Center in South Bend.Read More...
- Join us for Girls' Night Out 2012!
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 from 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. at the Double Tree Hotel in downtown South Bend. Gather your friends and enjoy this FREE event promoting the health and well-being of the vibrant and dazzling women of our community. Visit the information page or call 574-647-1801 for more information.Read More...
- Study: Memorial Hospital Among Top 5% in the Nation for Patient Safety
Memorial Hospital was identified as a recipient of the 2012 HealthGrades Patient Safety Excellence Award™, indicating that its patient safety ratings are in the top 5% of U.S. hospitals. In a study released by HealthGrades, the leading provider of information to help consumers make an informed decision about a physician or hospital, Memorial Hospital is one of only 263 hospitals in the country to receive this designation.Read More...
- Announcing Pinwheel Perspectives, A Memorial Children’s Hospital Symposium
Memorial Children's Hospital is pleased to announce the first annual Pinwheel Perspectives Pediatric Symposium, a CME/CEU event intended for physicians, nurses and other health care providers whose patient population includes infants and children. Learn more and register nowRead More...
- Health & Lifestyle Center App Now Available
Memorial Health & Lifestyle Center has officially launched Memorial’s first iPhone and Android application.Read More...
- Elkhart General and Memorial Hospitals Announce Name of New Parent Organization
Beacon Health System has been chosen as the new name for the parent structure combining Elkhart General Hospital and Memorial Hospital of South Bend. The Beacon Health System brand will encircle the existing brands of both hospitals, physician practices, home care companies, urgent care centers, and fitness and wellness programs.Read More...