A good will gesture by members and employees of LaPorte Community Federal Credit Union led to an $850 donation to Franciscan Health Michigan City.
Sean Fischer is the new chief financial officer for La Porte Hospital and Starke Hospital.
Franciscan Health’s telehealth services received a nearly $1 million boost.
La Porte Hospital will begin transferring patient care services to its new site at 1313 State St. on Oct. 24.
Collaboration between Beacon Health System in South Bend and Franciscan Health has led to a new $21.6 million hospital in La Porte.
With the world slowly getting back to business, residents and leaders continue efforts to provide support and resources for those on the front lines of the pandemic and to aid people learning to live in an environment of new restrictions.
The South Bend Clinic and Allied Physicians of Michiana are combining operations.
From 2015 to 2019, health care and social assistance was the fastest-growing sector in Northwest Indiana in terms of employment. It created 2,654 new jobs or about half of all new jobs added in the Region during that time, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Construction activity on the new La Porte Hospital is expected to resume June 1, according to the project’s general contractor.
Hoosiers will soon be able to patron businesses, possibly beginning later this month, in a plan revealed May 1 by Gov. Eric Holcomb.