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Franciscan Health Crawfordsville to Open New Emergency Department and Breast Center/Radiology Space

07.25.17

CRAWFORDSVILLE, Indiana - Franciscan Health Crawfordsville is set to open its new Emergency Department by 4 a.m. on Thursday, August 3.

The Emergency Department came in under budget and ahead of schedule. After major construction was completed, contractors developed a staging period, where the new area was cleaned and equipped with furniture and new technology.

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Kyphoplasty May Be Your First Resort for Vertebral Fractures

07.24.17

The pain and disfigurement caused by spinal fractures does not necessarily have to be accepted as permanent. A minimally invasive procedure known as kyphoplasty is consistently successful in repairing a fractured vertebrae.

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Setting the Record Straight About Hospice Care at Franciscan Health Chicago Heights

07.24.17

Hospice is an end-of-life care option that gives patients control of their care when they have been diagnosed with a terminal condition and have a prognosis of six months or less to live. Hospice care is typically provided in a patient's home, such as their private residence, a nursing home, an assisted living facility or residential care community.

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Franciscan Physician Network OBGYN Physician in Lafayette Set to Retire

07.24.17

LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Thomas Downey, MD, an OBGYN with Franciscan Physician Network O

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Why All Baby Boomers Need to Get Tested for Hepatitis C

07.24.17

If you're like most people, you've heard of hepatitis but aren't sure what it is or who it can affect. Surprisingly, the Centers for Disease Control estimate that about three to four million Americans have a type of viral hepatitis (liver inflammation), but most don't know they have it. Which population is most impacted? Baby boomers.

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Lafayette Aspire Program Inspire Smokers to Kick Habit

07.21.17

LAFAYETTE, Indiana – Significant lifestyle changes are never easy, but quitting tobacco is the most important change a person can ever make.

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News
07.25.17

Franciscan Health Crawfordsville to Open New Emergency Department and Breast Center/Radiology Space

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07.21.17

Lafayette Aspire Program Inspire Smokers to Kick Habit

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07.18.17

Franciscan Health Michigan City Scholarship Gives Future Nurses a Leg Up on Their Educations

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Features
07.24.17

Kyphoplasty May Be Your First Resort for Vertebral Fractures

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07.24.17

Setting the Record Straight About Hospice Care at Franciscan Health Chicago Heights

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07.24.17

Franciscan Physician Network OBGYN Physician in Lafayette Set to Retire

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Blogs
07.24.17

Why All Baby Boomers Need to Get Tested for Hepatitis C

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07.18.17

Effective Solutions for Chronic Shoulder Pain

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07.17.17

ABCs of Back-to-School Health

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