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2014 “Up & Comers” Recognized – St.Vincent

Modern Healthcare

Modern Healthcare magazine, one of the healthcare industry’s leading trade publications, has named Jonathan Nalli, chief executive officer at St.Vincent, one of its “Up & Comers” for 2014. The program honors rising stars in healthcare leadership. Out of more than 150 nominations, Modern Healthcare chose 12 leaders under the age of 40 from around the nation for its distinguished roster.

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Doctor: Black Market For Ebola Survivor Blood Should Be Avoided – Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St.Vincent

WIBC 93.1 FM

As Ebola continues to spread throughout West Africa, the World Health Organization is reporting a black market in blood from Ebola survivors. The epidemic in West Africa is killing up to 70 percent of those who get sick, however, the thousands who have survived have blood with antibodies that protect them from future infections. Dr. Christopher Belcher, medical director of Infectious Diseases at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St.Vincent, was interviewed.

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Are Hoosiers Ready to Fight Ebola? – St.Vincent

Indianapolis Recorder

The Indianapolis Recorder interviewed state health organizations and local Indianapolis hospitals about ebola preparedness efforts. Dr. Richard Fogel, chair of the office of the chief medical officer at St.Vincent, emphasized the importance of detecting the illness, protecting patients and associates, and responding appropriately.

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Local Doctors Separate Ebola Fact from Fiction in Attempt to Calm Fears – Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St.Vincent

FOX-59

In an attempt to reduce the general public’s fears about ebola virus and the potential spread, Dr. Christopher Belcher, medical director of Infectious Diseases at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St.Vincent, shared the facts about ebola and exposed the myths.

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Check Up 13: Thyroid Screening – St.Vincent Indianapolis Hospital, St.Vincent Cancer Care, St.Vincent Carmel Hospital

WTHR-13

Check Up 13 in October brought awareness to thyroid cancer. Dr. Erica Giblin, breast surgeon at St.Vincent Women’s Center at St.Vincent Carmel Hospital, is a thyroid cancer survivor and shared her personal story. Dr. Edward Krowiak, otolaryngologist at the Center for Ear, Nose, Throat and Allergy (CENTA) at St.Vincent, educated viewers on symptoms of thyroid issues and screening options.

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All-Session Tickets for 2015 P&G Gymnastics Championships On Sale – St.Vincent Sports Performance

Around the Rings

All-session tickets for the 2015 P&G Gymnastics Championships recently went on sale. The four-day competition, which serves as USA Gymnastics’ national championships, will be held at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, site of the 2015 championships. St.Vincent Sports Performance is the official medical and performance nutrition provider of USA Gymnastics and the 2015 P&G Gymnastics Championships.

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Study: Stress Affects Women’s Hearts Differently – St.Vincent Heart Center

WRTV-6

A new study found that stress affects men and women’s hearts differently. Dr. Jennifer Cowger, cardiologist at St.Vincent Heart Center, provided insight to how these differences are taken into consideration when developing a care plan for individuals with heart issues.

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Sorin Group Announces Freedom Solo Clinical Results at 28th EACTS Annual Meeting – St.Vincent Heart Center

Technology News, Business Wire, Medgadget

Sorin Group, a global medical device company and a leader in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, announced today the results of the European and North American cohort study on the Freedom Solo valve at the 28th Annual Meeting of European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) in Milan, Italy. David A. Heimansohn, M.D., cardiothoracic surgeon at the St.Vincent Heart Center, was interviewed about the benefits of this technology for heart patients.

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Tom VanOsdol: Lives Will Change In a Thriving Community – St.Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital

The Herald Bulletin

Tom VanOsdol, president of St.Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital, is the chair of United Way’s 2014-2015 campaign. He recently wrote a column in The Herald Bulletin encouraging the local community to support the community through financial contribution to United Way.

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Healthy Cooking Demonstration Wednesday – St.Vincent Dunn Hospital

WBIW.com

A representative from St.Vincent Dunn Hospital presented a healthy cooking demonstration for area-residents at the Bedford Chamber building.

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Local Briefs: Oct. 16 – St.Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital

The Herald Bulletin

Four physical therapists from St.Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital gave a talk in a community meeting about technologies available at the faith-based hospital that can help elderly residents who want to improve their balance.

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