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Feast Day of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton is January 4

December 14, 2016

“The accidents of life separate us from our dearest friends, but let us not despair. God is like a looking glass in which souls see each other. The more we are united to Him by love, the nearer we are ...

New App is a SNAP for Women with Hereditary Breast Cancer

December 14, 2016

When St. Vincent Cancer Care genetic counselors Stephanie Cohen and Dawn Nixon discovered that women with a breast cancer (BRCA) gene mutation were not following recommendations for surveillance, they ...

St. Vincent ED Physician Listed as Top LinkedIn Writer for the Second Consecutive Year

December 12, 2016

For the second consecutive year, emergency medicine physician Louis Profeta, MD, has been ranked by LinkedIn as its top writer for 2016. LinkedIn is the world's largest professional online network with ...

Amazon Surprises Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital Patients with Presents

December 12, 2016

The patients at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital received some early Christmas gifts Dec. 9, all thanks to the generosity of Amazon.The online retail company surprised PMCH patients with toys from Santa ...

AIS Associate Named Ambassador for 2017 Mini-Marathon

December 5, 2016

Debbie Durst, Senior Director, IS Operations, Ascension Information Services, has been selected by the 500 Festival to represent the 2017 OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon as one of 13 official Mini ...

Two St. Vincent Cardiologists Co-Author New Study on Heart Failure Device in New England Journal of Medicine

November 28, 2016

Study Finds that New Heart Pump Limits Blood Clotting and Helps Improve Outcomes in Patients with Advanced Heart FailureINDIANAPOLIS – In a paper published in the most recent edition of the New England ...

St. Vincent Heart Center Named One of Nation's Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven; Only Hospital in Indiana to Receive this Honor

November 28, 2016

St. Vincent Heart Center of Indiana, 10580 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, was named as one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics. The Truven Health 50 Top Cardiovascular ...

Notre Dame ACE Academies honors St. Vincent as its Business Partner of the Decade

November 14, 2016

(back row, l-r) Loraine Brown, Archbishop Joseph Tobin, Elissa Atkins, Jeff Chapman. (front row, l-r) Karen Terrell, Beth Petrucce. St. Vincent has been honored as the Business Partner of the Decade ...

EMS educator appointed Regional Faculty member for International Academy of Emergency Dispatch

November 14, 2016

EMS Educator Mindy Collins has been appointed a Regional Faculty member for the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch (IAED). Mindy was recognized for her teaching ability, attention to detail, ...

SVMG Associates Participate in Dress-A-Doll Contest

November 14, 2016

SVMG associates (l-r) Tressyn Gehl, Stephanie Smithson and Michelle Boggs with their donated dolls. St. Vincent Medical Group associates in Bedford participated in a Dress-A-Doll Contest sponsored by ...