Category: Health

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Column: Medicare celebrates 50th birthday

Commentary by Bob Adams On July 30, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Medicare and Medicaid programs into law. Thus was the beginning of the CMS, or the Center for Medicare and Medicaid...

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Riverview receives 5-star excellence

Riverview Health was recently chosen as a 2015 Five-Star Excellence Award winner by Professional Research Consultants Inc., a healthcare market research company. The honor was given to Riverview Health 3-East Inpatient Med/Surg Unit for...

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Riverview Health improves cardio wing

By Anna Skinner Since June, Riverview Health in Noblesville has offered a resource to heart health that not many other hospitals can provide. Riverview Health Heart & Vascular added on to the cardiovascular suite...

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Riverview Health receives two awards

Riverview Health has received the Mission: Lifeline® Silver Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. Riverview Health has also earned the AHA’s...

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Column: 3-D exams find cancer early

Commentary by Kandice Ludwig, MD Mammograms are even more valuable in detecting early breast cancer thanks to the latest advancement in digital mammography – 3-D breast tomosynthesis. Unlike traditional two-dimensional mammograms, 3-D tomosynthesis acquires multiple, low-dose...

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Column: Get fit with your little one

Commentary by Kara Babcock We’ve been waiting for months and summer has finally here! Not only is the warm, sunny weather a great time for cookouts, going to the zoo and baseball games, but...

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Column: Learn your Medicare rights

Commentary by Bob Adams With the Annual Enrollment from this fall well behind us, the Medicare world is less hectic. Therefore, the folks I tend to focus on most are those turning 65 or...

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Column: Tune up to avoid health crashes

Commentary by Stephanie Cohen Men, do you ever check under the hood of your car? It’s how you protect your investment, extend your vehicle’s life and performance and avoid crashes. But when it comes...

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Lugwig named medical director

The leadership of Indiana University Health’s North Central Region (including IU Health North, Saxony and Tipton hospitals) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kandice Ludwig, MD, as the Medical Director of the region’s Breast Care Program. Dr. Ludwig...