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  • Jun 20

    StrokeCareNow Network Helped Twice as Many Stroke Patients

    Fort Wayne and the communities throughout northeastern Indiana, northwestern Ohio and south-central Michigan have significantly benefitted from a collaborative group of 22 hospitals known as the StrokeCareNow Network. The SCNN formed three years ago uniting  neurology physicians of Fort Wayne Neurological Center, Lutheran Health Network and Parkview Health, to provide advanced stroke care to rural parts of the region just as it does in Fort Wayne. The past year has produced considerable growth in both the calls initiating the ...
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  • Apr 20

    Van Wert County Hospital Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Certified by Industry Leader

    Van Wert County Hospital is proud to announce the certification of its pulmonary rehabilitation program by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). Van Wert County Hospital was recognized for its commitment to improving the quality of life by enhancing standards of care. 

    Pulmonary rehabilitation programs are designed to help people with pulmonary problems (e.g. chronic obstructive pulmonary disease – COPD, respiratory symptoms, etc.) recover faster and improve their quality of life. The program includes exercise, education, counseling ...
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  • Mar 20

    Eaton Presents Final Pledge Installment to Van Wert County Hospital

    Eaton recently presented Van Wert County Hospital with a $50,000 check as the final installment on their $200,000 pledge in support of the Emergency Services Department expansion project.  “We are extremely grateful for Eaton’s continued support and generosity,” says Mark Minick, Van Wert Hospital President/CEO.

    "Eaton is proud to support projects that create a healthy community," said Carey Welker, plant manager, Eaton's Van Wert facility. "We continue to encourage community involvement."

    The Emergency Services Department was completed in June 2010.  ...
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  • Mar 04

    Van Wert County Hospital Joins Nationwide Effort to Promote Patient Safety Awareness

    In an effort to raise awareness and encourage the engagement of patients, families, health care providers, and the public, Van Wert County Hospital announced today its participation in the 2012 Patient Safety Awareness Week campaign, Be Aware for Safe Care. Patient Safety Awareness Week, March 4-10, 2012, is an annual education and awareness campaign for health care safety led by the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF). Each year, health care organizations around the world take part in the effort ...

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