Saint Luke's News

Ashley Ewing Named Hedrick Medical Center’s Employee of the Quarter
Ashley Ewing, oncology nurse navigator at Hedrick Medical Center, was honored as the hospital’s Employee of the Quarter for the second quarter of 2022.
Hedrick Medical Center Earns National Recognition for Efforts to Improve STEMI Treatment in the Region
Mission: Lifeline is a national, community-based initiative improving systems of care for patients with STEMI, non-ST elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI), stroke, and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.
Hedrick Medical Center Now Offering CardioScans
A CardioScan is a special type of CT scan that detects calcified plaque in the coronary arteries.
Health News You Can Use: Minority Mental Health
Debra Richardson, a psychotherapist at Saint Luke’s Behavioral Health Specialists, talks about minority mental health, the stigma surrounding it, and the importance of mental health access.
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.
Miller, Bunnell, and Thorne win the WMH Foundation Charity Golf Tournament
The event raised over $7,000 for the Foundation. The proceeds will help the Foundation make future equipment purchases and improvements at Wright Memorial Hospital.
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.