New 24/7 Sharps Disposal Site Opens in Daviess County

WASHINGTON— The United Way of Daviess County has teamed up with Daviess Community Hospital and ShipHappens to create a new sharps disposal location behind the…

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Amber Gerkin recipient of the $5,000 Daviess Community Hospital Foundation Nursing Scholarship

WASHINGTON – The Daviess Community Hospital Foundation and the Daviess Community Hospital Nursing Scholarship Committee awarded Amber Gerkin the $5,000 2024 Daviess Community Hospital Foundation…

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Better air quality information allows Hoosier to breathe easier

INDIANAPOLIS – Most people look at the day’s forecast to determine how to dress or whether to carry an umbrella, but knowing the air quality forecast…

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Readjusting spaces at IU Health Bedford Hospital

BEDFORD – Healthcare needs are ever-changing, so IU Health Bedford Hospital is undergoing construction efforts to expand its emergency department to better care for its…

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Indiana Family Health Council expands services with new mobile health unit

INDIANAPOLIS— The Indiana Family Health Council (IFHC) is excited to announce the arrival of a new mobile clinic that will provide reproductive health and family…

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June is PTSD Awareness Month

INDIANA – Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) poses a significant challenge, impacting not only the individuals who experience trauma but also their caregivers. Approximately 5 percent…

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Indiana Chamber’s Wellness Council receives Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation Grant for Big Hoosier Well-Being Project

INDIANA— With mental health challenges rising for many Hoosiers, helping Indiana companies promote well-being among their workforces has become imperative. Now, a critical grant from the…

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Summer Provides Opportunity to Combat Burnout

INDIANA— Burnout is defined as chronic stress related to helping others. As a school social worker, I can certainly relate to this, and I believe…

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Hoosiers celebrate a century of bold hearts and bold commitments with the American Heart Association

INDIANA — June 10 marks the 100th birthday of the American Heart Association, the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and…

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Teens, Sleep, and Screen Time

INDIANA – How does screen time affect your child’s sleep patterns? Sleep is important for growing and developing brains. According to the CDC, toddlers need…

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