Saint Luke's News

Hedrick Family Care Physician Encourages Screening During National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Knowing personal risk factors can help a woman and her doctor plan a course of action that may reduce her chances of developing the disease or detect it in its earliest, most treatable stages.
Health News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Prevention & New Detection Technology
This week, we're talking about the importance of breast cancer prevention, as well as a new software at Saint Luke’s that is helping physicians diagnose breast cancer more quickly and effectively.
Allen County Regional Hospital—Iola Clinic Moves to Medical Arts Building
Allen County Regional Hospital announces the move of their Iola Clinic to the newly renovated Medical Arts Building located at 826 E. Madison Avenue in Iola.
Allen County Regional Hospital to Update Its Integrated Electronic Medical Record System on October 1
Moving to the Epic EMR will allow Allen County Regional Hospital and the primary care clinics in Iola and Humboldt to align patient health records, workflow and process, and billing with all other providers and clinicians associated with Saint Luke’s Health System.
Community Health Worker Program
Saint Luke’s Population Health has a new program to help patients navigate the community resources available to them.
Health News You Can Use: Suicide Rates & QPR Training
We’re talking about why suicide rates are higher in middle-aged white men, and the special training Saint Luke’s provides the community on suicide prevention.
Health News You Can Use: Infectious Disease Update: Monkeypox, COVID, & Flu
This week for an infectious disease update, we’re getting answers from one of our top experts in the field about high versus low-risk activities for contracting Monkeypox, as well as what to expect this fall with the flu and COVID-19.
Armstrong Named Administrator for Saint Luke's Kansas Critical Access Hospitals
Saint Luke’s Health System is pleased to announce that Jeremy Armstrong, FACHE, has been named Administrator of Anderson County Hospital and Allen County Regional Hospital, the Health System’s two Kansas-based critical access hospitals.
Research Shows Vegan Diet Leads to Nutritional Deficiencies, Health Problems; Plant-Forward Omnivorous Whole Foods Diet Is Healthier
Newly published review led by Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute cardiologist reveals negative health impacts of a strict vegan diet