Saint Luke's News

Health News You Can Use: Fireworks Injuries and Safety Tips
Dr. Rioux-Forker, hand surgeon at Saint Luke’s Health System, talks about common fireworks injuries and the best ways to stay safe while celebrating the Fourth of July.
Health News You Can Use: PTSD and Treatments
Monty Miller, psychotherapist at Saint Luke’s Health System, talks about who is impacted by PSTD, the trauma that can cause it, and therapies that can help people suffering from PTSD.
Saint Luke’s East Hospital Awarded Center of Excellence in Specialized Prostate Treatment Accreditation
Saint Luke’s East Hospital achieved accreditation as a Center of Excellence in Specialized Prostate Treatment, recognized for providing the highest quality of care and patient safety by Surgical Review Corporation (SRC).
Health News You Can Use: Drug Overdoses and Alternative Treatment Options for Chronic Pain
Last year, drug overdose deaths in the U.S. reached an all-time high at more than 107,000, according to a report released by the CDC last month.
Health News You Can Use: Rise in COVID Cases & Summer Safety
According to the CDC, the highly transmissible and contagious BA.2 Omicron subvariant is now the dominant strain in the United States.
Allen County Regional Hospital to Establish a Patient and Family Advisory Council
Patient and family advisors will provide their perspective on changes to hospital policies, care practices, and materials that will help patients and families be actively involved in their health care.
Family Care Center in Garnett Offers Free Sports Physicals in June
Free physical exams through the Family Care Center are available to any 7-12 grade student enrolled in Anderson County school districts, including Garnett USD 365 and Crest USD 479.
Clinical Scholars
The Burns & McDonnell team presented a check to Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute to fund two clinical scholar positions.
Health News You Can Use: Maternal Mental Health
Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders are among the most common complication during pregnancy or within the first year after delivery.