Memorial Hospital of South Bend News
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- Local Doctor Honored by Veterans for PTSD Treatment
Cardiologist Dr. John Katsaropoulos will be honored with a special, first-of-its-kind award from the American Combat Veterans with War Trauma (ACV), on Thursday, June 6 at 10 a.m. in Memorial Hospital’s Main Lobby.
- Text4baby Contest to Help Pregnant Women and New Mothers
In honor of National Women's Health Week, Memorial Hospital of South Bend announced its participation in the 2013 Text4baby State Enrollment Contest, a national competition to provide pregnant and new moms with important information they need for their health and that of their babies.Read More...
- Memorial Hospital named a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Business by the League of American Bicyclists
The League of American Bicyclists recognized Memorial Hospital with a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB) award for leading America toward a greener future.Read More...
- HealthWorks! to Partner with Whole Foods Market on Kids Program
HealthWorks! Kids’ Museum will partner with Whole Foods Market’s “Whole Kids Club” for a special event aimed at promoting healthy eating and fitness for children. It will take place May 19 from noon to 4 p.m. at the new Whole Foods Market in Mishawaka.
- Community Health Needs Assessment Survey Results
A new website and dashboard with data from the 2013 St. Joseph County Community Health Needs Assessment Survey will be made available on Thursday, May 16 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Pfeil Innovation Center, 420 N. Niles Avenue.Read More...
- First Paraplegic to Ascend "Half Dome" to Speak at Memorial Hospital
Mark Wellman, who made history as the first paraplegic to ascend the 3,000-foot El Capitan and Half Dome at Yosemite National Park, will offer a free presentation on Thursday, May 9 from noon to 1 p.m. at Memorial Hospital's auditorium. This event is free and open to the public.Read More...
- Car Seat Safety Checks
Memorial Children's Hospital is pleased to offer free, first-come, first-served car seat safety checks on Tuesday May 7, 1 to 3 p.m. at South Bend Central Fire Station; and Saturday May 18, 9 a.m. to noon at Martin's Supermarket at 4401 Western Ave. No appointment is required. Please call 574-647-1804 for more information, or visit the Car Seat Safety Program page to learn more about this community service.Read More...
- Mayor Buttigieg and Memorial Hospital President Kreg Gruber to Kick-Off "Passport to Play!"
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Memorial Hospital President Kreg Gruber will help kick-off a new communitywide Passport to Play! program, and celebrate Memorial's HealthWorks! Kids' Museum's recent designation as a Good to Grow! museum by the Association of Children’s Museums.Read More...
- Memorial Hospital of South Bend Awarded Accreditation from the Joint Commission
South Bend, IN - Memorial Hospital of South Bend has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in hospitals. The accreditation award recognizes Memorial’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission's state-of-the-art standards.Read More...
- Home Care Seeking Qualified Professionals
Elkhart General Home Care and Memorial Home Care are seeking qualified professionals to join a growing, dynamic team of in-home caregivers.Read More...