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  • Supporting local United Way

    02/14/2012 | IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

    MUNCIE--IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital employees contributed $122,233 to the United Way of Delaware County annual campaign in 2011 with a 45 percent increase in overall participation response. Employee contribution rates increased by 14 percent, and campaign dollars also were up 3.4 percent from 2010. Campaign chairs Eric Tharp and Marianne Kritzer, along with co-chairs Jennifer Ellis-Davis and Andrew… Read More

  • Burn Prevention: Safety Begins at Home

    02/09/2012 | IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

    MUNCIE – Accidents happen quickly. That’s why parents need to know the whereabouts of their children and always be on the lookout for potential fire and burn dangers. With Burn Awareness Week in full swing, Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital and Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health are stressing this message in an effort to protect Hoosier children. According… Read More

  • Free Cervical Screenings offered January 26

    01/23/2012 | IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

    MUNCIE--Each year, approximately 12,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with cervical cancer. From 2004-2008, 1,291 Hoosier women were diagnosed with cervical cancer and 424 women died of cervical cancer in Indiana. Cervical cancer used to be the leading cause of cancer death for women in the United States. However, within the past 40 years, the number of deaths has decreased significantly… Read More

  • Family Health Fair at Ross Community Center

    01/20/2012 | IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

    MUNCIE – A free family health fair is being held Friday, January 27, 6 pm to 8 pm at the Ross Community Center, 1110 W. 10th Street, Muncie. Physicians and staff from the IU Health Ball Memorial Family Medicine Residency Center will offer health screenings and information for family members of all ages. The event will offer door prizes and light refreshments. Registration is not required. For… Read More

  • Amputee Walking School to be held Monday

    01/19/2012 | IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

    MUNCIE – Paralympic Gold Medalists Dennis Oehler and Todd Schaffhauser are returning to Muncie with their unique motivational presentation designed to help amputees maximize abilities on their prosthesis. Sponsored by SRT Prosthetics and Orthotics, this free program is open to any amputee as well as their family and friends. Rehabilitation professionals are also invited to attend this educational… Read More

  • Diversity project announced to spotlight community strength

    01/04/2012 | IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

    MUNCIE – Indiana University Health Ball Memorial and the IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Foundation are proud to announce their upcoming role in promoting and celebrating diversity within the Muncie community expressed through the visions and words of area artists and community members. Beginning in January, an artistic and educational program entitled “The Palette of Diversity,”… Read More

  • Bleed Blue Blood Drive Dec 28 - 29

    12/14/2011 | IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

    MUNCIE--Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital is hosting the Indiana Blood Center’s Bleed Blue Blood Drive, 12:30 pm-6:30 pm, Wednesday, December 28 and 6:30 am-12:30 pm, Thursday, Dec. 29. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointment scheduling is encouraged. Participants may log on to donorpoint.org to make an appointment, and the first 120 to sign up and donate blood will receive… Read More

  • Safe Sitter class offered during winter break

    12/13/2011 | IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

    MUNCIE – Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital will host Safe Sitter classes for children ages 11-13, December 29-30. Classes are held from 8:30 am-3:30 pm in the Outpatient Medical Pavilion rooms 6, 7 and 8. The two day class familiarizes participants with responsibilities of caring for young children, including accident prevention, first aid, rescue breathing, entertainment for different… Read More

  • New Leadership for Residency Program

    12/02/2011 | IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

    MUNCIE – Ryan M. Johnston, MD, FACP, has been appointed as Program Director of the IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Internal Medicine Residency, effective December 1, 2011. Johnston is a native of Indianapolis and completed undergraduate and medical studies at Indiana University. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Northwestern University and practiced in the Chicago area for several… Read More

  • Grant to fight childhood obesity

    11/30/2011 | IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital

     MUNCIE – The Family Medicine Residency Program at Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital is the recipient of an American in Motion – Health Interventions (AIM-HI) grant award in the amount of $30,000. The grant has been awarded by the American Academy of Family Physicians through funding from the MetLife Foundation. The residency program will utilize the funding to target… Read More

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