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Visitation Restrictions Lifted

- MUNCIE - IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital will remove all visitation restrictions, effective Friday, April 8. "We would like to thank everyone for their compliance and patience," said Jeffrey Bird, MD, Chief Medical Officer and Chief Operating Officer, IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital. "We will continue to monitor the levels of patient…

IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital and Medical Consultants to Begin a New Relationship

- MUNCIE – IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital and Medical Consultants are pleased to announce that they have entered into definitive agreements for Medical Consultants to become part of the IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital family effective October 1, 2016. With shared values of ensuring the delivery of quality health care and the…

IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Earns Blue Distinction® Center+ Designation

- IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Earns Blue Distinction® Center+ Designation for Quality and Cost-Efficiency in Knee and Hip Replacement Surgeries [MUNCIE] – Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Indiana has selected Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement,…

Early Detection is Key: Lung Scan Saves Veteran’s Life

- "Nag them. Urge them. Love them. $49 Lung Scans." Those are the words that Betty Retherford saw on a billboard while traveling to Muncie in late August of 2015. She instantly thought of her husband, Bill Retherford, and decided to register him for a scan at Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital. “As an RN, I knew…

Flu-Related Visitor Restrictions to Begin in East Central Region

- Muncie – Indiana has seen an increase in flu activity in the past three weeks. To protect patients, families and team members from unnecessary potential exposure to the flu virus, Indiana University Health is taking the precautionary measure of restricting patient visitors to its hospitals. Beginning this Friday, March…

IU Health LifeLine expands service

- INDIANAPOLIS—Indiana University Health LifeLine recently expanded its service with ground transportation between healthcare facilities, both within the IU Health system and from rural hospitals when patients may require more advanced care. The Advanced Life Support (ALS) and Basic Life Support (BLS) ambulance service, located…

IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Receives Gold Stroke Award

- MUNCIE ― Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success ensuring that stroke…

IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital announces Board Members for 2015

- IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital announces Board Members for 2015 MUNCIE – The Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital Board of Directors is pleased to announce the following changes to the governing makeup of the Hospital’s Board of Directors: Paul W. Ferguson has been elected as a new member of the IU Health…


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