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  • The Foundation encourages continuous support of VNA Hospice services

    03/05/2014 | | IU Health Starke Hospital

    The Foundation launched its annual philanthropic campaign to support quality Hospice care throughout the region, and encourages those who haven’t already donated to consider giving to Indiana University Health La Porte VNA Services. Since 1982, Hospice has provided compassionate care to individuals who are at the terminal stage of life by assisting with their physical, emotional and spiritual… Read More

  • Craig Felty named IU Health Starke Hospital President

    03/03/2014 | | IU Health Starke Hospital

    KNOX, Ind.–Indiana University Health Starke Hospital named Craig Felty the new President of the organization. An experienced and dedicated member of the Starke County healthcare community, Felty was previously named Interim Administrator after former Executive Linda Satkoski retired this past December. Prior, Felty served as Executive Director of Patient Care Services of IU Health Starke Hospital… Read More

  • IU Health National Heart Month activities

    02/11/2014 | | IU Health Starke Hospital

    In honor of National Heart Month this February, Indiana University Health offers a variety of activities for the public. Cardiovascular Professionals Week – Sunday, Feb. 9 to Saturday, Feb. 15: The public is encouraged to show support and thank any healthcare professionals who care for hearts. Women’s Heart Support Group – Thursday, Feb. 13 at 6:30 pm at the IU Health La Porte Heart… Read More

  • Health Insurance Marketplac​e informatio​nal events in La Porte, Michigan City and Knox

    02/11/2014 | | IU Health Starke Hospital

    Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital will host free community events to discuss the impact of the Affordable Care Act and the Health Insurance Marketplace on Hoosiers. As you probably have heard, you may be eligible to buy affordable insurance on the new Health Insurance Marketplace, sometimes called the Health Insurance Exchange. In 2014, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires you to have… Read More

  • The La Porte Hospital Foundation healthcare scholarshi​ps applicatio​ns now being accepted

    02/05/2014 | | IU Health Starke Hospital

    Since 1983 Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital, the La Porte Hospital Foundation and the La Porte Hospital Auxiliary have sponsored scholarships and awards/loans to provide financial assistance to students pursuing healthcare careers. Through the combined efforts, more than $100,000 was distributed to 42 students in 2013. The following Auxiliary scholarships are available in 2014: Auxiliary… Read More

  • IU Health La Porte, Starke hospitals offer warming stations

    01/27/2014 | | IU Health Starke Hospital

    Indiana University Health La Porte and Starke hospitals will offer warming stations for individuals and families in need of relief from below zero temperatures. Community members can visit the main lobby at IU Health Starke Hospital 24 hours a day and the IU Health La Porte Hospital Cafeteria from 6 am to 8 pm (Central time).  Read More

  • IU Health provides free prediabete​s education, support groups

    01/27/2014 | | IU Health Starke Hospital

    Indiana University Health La Porte and Starke hospitals are hosting free prediabetes classes to educate the public on how to reduce their chance of developing the condition. In addition, a support group is available for those living with the disease. Prediabetes is a condition involving higher than normal blood glucose levels, which place people at an increased risk of Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular… Read More

  • IU Health offers diabetes management classes

    01/20/2014 | | IU Health Starke Hospital

    Indiana University Health La Porte and Starke hospitals are hosting diabetes management classes for those living with this condition as well as their caregivers. Diabetes Self-Management Education is a three-week class held on: Mondays from 9 am to 11:30 am* in La Porte Thursdays from 4 pm to 6:30 pm* in La Porte Tuesdays from 9 am to 11:30 am* in Knox Insulin/Injectable & Survivor Skills is a… Read More

  • Free breast, cervical cancer screenings offered in La Porte, Marshall, Starke counties

    01/20/2014 | | IU Health Starke Hospital

    Indiana University Health is offering free breast and cervical cancer screenings to women in La Porte, Marshall and Starke counties in: Knox on Monday, Jan. 20 from 1 pm to 4 pm* and Wednesday, Jan. 22 from 1:15 pm to 4 pm* La Porte on Wednesday, Jan. 22 from 2 pm to 6 pm* New Carlisle on Wednesday, Jan. 22 from 8 am to 11 am* North Judson on Wednesday, Jan. 22 from 1 pm to 4 pm* Plymouth on Monday,… Read More

  • IU Health La Porte, Starke hospitals implement visitor restrictions

    01/16/2014 | | IU Health Starke Hospital

    Indiana is experiencing an early and severe flu season. According to the Indiana State Department of Health, influenza activity is continuing to increase in the United States. The proportion of outpatient visits for influenza-like illness (ILI) was 3 percent above the national baseline. It is for this reason that Indiana University Health is implementing precautionary measures of visitor restrictions… Read More

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