Anthem, St.Vincent Announce Partnership – St.Vincent, Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St.Vincent, St.Vincent Anderson Regional, St.Vincent Carmel, St.Vincent Clay, St.Vincent Dunn, St.Vincent Fishers, St.Vincent Frankfort, St.Vincent Heart Center, St.Vincent Indianapolis, St.Vincent Jennings, St.Vincent Kokomo, St.Vincent Mercy, St.Vincent Randolph, St.Vincent Salem, St.Vincent Seton Specialty, St.Vincent Williamsport, St.Vincent Women’s, St.Vincent Medical Group
Inside Indiana Business, The Journal Gazette, The Brazil Times
Twenty hospitals across Indiana that are operated by St.Vincent have joined Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield’s provider network for consumers who purchase individual health plans at healthcare.gov, the online health insurance marketplace. The contract agreement, which took effect June 1, also includes more than 900 physicians from St.Vincent Medical Group.
The Inside Indiana Business article link
Indiana Health Care Networks: ACA Ruling A Win – St.Vincent, Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St.Vincent, St.Vincent Anderson Regional, St.Vincent Carmel, St.Vincent Clay, St.Vincent Dunn, St.Vincent Fishers, St.Vincent Frankfort, St.Vincent Heart Center, St.Vincent Indianapolis, St.Vincent Jennings, St.Vincent Kokomo, St.Vincent Mercy, St.Vincent Randolph, St.Vincent Salem, St.Vincent Seton Specialty, St.Vincent Williamsport, St.Vincent Women’s, St.Vincent Medical Group
On June 25, the Supreme Court ruled on King vs. Burwell, upholding Affordable Care Act subsidies for millions of Americans. Dr. Richard Fogel, chief clinical officer at St.Vincent, spoke about the importance of this ruling and shared that St.Vincent has joined Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield’s provider network for consumers who purchase individual health plans in the health insurance marketplace.
The WRTV6 article link
St.Vincent Named To Prestigious List
Hendricks County Flyer, Frankfort Times
St.Vincent was recently named one of the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems by Truven Health Analytics a leading provider in data-driven analytics and solutions aimed at improving the cost and quality of health care.
The Hendricks County Flyer article link
St. Mary’s To Build Medical Facility
St. Mary’s announced it will build a $10 million outpatient center, called Westside Crossing, in Evansville, Ind. Gwen Sandefur, COO of St. Mary’s, said the goal is to have the facility built within a year. The announcement was made during the Rotary Club meeting which featured St.Vincent CEO Jonathan Nalli as a speaker.
The Courier Press article link
New Research: Americans Getting Less Sleep – St.Vincent Neuroscience Institute, St.Vincent Indianapolis
The CDC has called American’s severe lack of sleep a public health epidemic. Dr. Cynthia McGarvey, neurologist with the St.Vincent Neuroscience Institute at St.Vincent Indianapolis, shared the health risks associated with lack of sleep.
The WRTV6 article link
Skinny Jean Health Concerns – St.Vincent Neuroscience Institute, St.Vincent Indianapolis
Dr. Cynthia McGarvey, neurologist with the St.Vincent Neuroscience Institute at St.Vincent Indianapolis, was interviewed live on FOX-59 following news from Australia that a woman’s skinny jeans caused a life threatening issue called compartment syndrome. Dr. McGarvey educated viewers about the potential risks of wearing clothing that is too tight.
The FOX-59 article link
Senior Expo Provides Attendees With Health Services, Community Knowledge – St.Vincent Kokomo
Kokomo Tribune hosted its ninth annual Senior Expo at the Ivy Tech Kokomo Event and Conference Center for more than 500 local residents with 40 vendors focused largely in the areas of health care, assisted living and financial assistance. St.Vincent Kokomo provided health education and screenings.
The Kokomo Tribune article link
USA Gymnastics Announces Local Partners, Fan Activities Planned for 2015 P&G Gymnastics Championships – St.Vincent Sports Performance
As part of the 2015 Olympic Day celebration in Indianapolis, USA Gymnastics and Indiana Sports Corp recognized the 11 companies that have become local partners for the 2015 P&G Gymnastics Championships, scheduled for Aug. 13-16 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, and shared plans for fan activities on Georgia Street and Circle City's Taste of the Championships during competition week. St.Vincent Sports Performance, the official healthcare provider for USA Gymnastics, is the local presenting partner for the 2015 P&G Championships, as the official medical and performance nutrition provider.
The Noodles.com article link
Firefighter For A Day Camp Returns – St.Vincent Carmel
Current in Carmel
The Carmel Fire Department and St.Vincent Carmel are hosting the ‘Firefighter for a Day Camp’ for the third time in July. The free camp teaches kids, ages 7-13, about how to respond to various emergencies – not just fires. Registration ends on July 10. To register, visit carmelfd.com or call (317) 571-2600.
The Current in Carmel article link
New Walk-In Pediatric Clinic Available – St.Vincent Fishers, St.Vincent Medical Group
Current in Fishers, Indianapolis Business Journal
St.Vincent Medical Group started offering Saturday hours this month at its new pediatric walk-in clinic at St.Vincent Fishers. Residents will be able to see board certified pediatricians for illnesses such as ear infections, coughs, colds and vomiting – no appointment necessary. The clinic is open on Saturdays from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The Current in Fishers article link
Ex-Boiler Octeus Braced for NBA Draft Uncertainty – St.Vincent Sports Performance
Jon Octeus, former guard at Purdue University, was interviewed just before the NBA draft. Octeus has been training with St.Vincent Sports Performance and has worked out for five NBA teams, including the Indiana Pacers.
The News-Sentinel.com article link
First North American Trial Results Reinforce The Safety and Hemodynamic Performance of Sorin’s Solo Smart Pericardial Aortic Valve – St.Vincent Heart Center, St.Vincent Medical Group
Dr. David Heimansohn, cardiologist with St.Vincent Medical Group at St.Vincent Heart Center, was the lead author of research that reinforced the safety and benefit of the Solo valve, which is produced by Sorin Group, a global medical company and a leader in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases.
The DigitalJournal.com article link
St.Vincent Kokomo Offers Support Groups
St.Vincent Kokomo announced its events, classes and support groups for July.
The Kokomo Tribune article link
St.Vincent Dunn, Bedford Parks Walk Dogs
St.Vincent Dunn partnered with the Bedford Parks Department and White River Humane Society for Healthy Trails & Tails – a monthly walking event.
The Times-Mail article link