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Rural Health and Farm Safety marks 30th year focused on safety

Community Health Initiatives outreach evolves to meet safety and health needs of farms, rural communities.

NICU focuses on importance of reading to babies through read-a-thon

The importance of reading to babies is highlighted in the NICU at Carle Foundation Hospital through a friendly reading competition.

Carle launches community flu clinics Sept. 21.

As we continue to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, vaccination against the flu is another important step in keeping our communities safe and healthy.

Administrative fellowship a launch pad to propel careers in healthcare

Year after year, numerous post graduates apply to the Carle Health Administrative Fellowship which offers a broad range of experiences, meaningful projects and the mentorship of executive leaders, or preceptors.

Carle Foundation Hospital and Carle BroMenn recognized as leaders in stroke care

The American Heart Association Award recognizes Carle Foundation Hospital and Carle BroMenn Medical Center for excellence in stroke care.

Six things you should do after calling an ambulance for someone

When medical attention is needed quickly, you call an ambulance. But what you do between the call and an ambulance’s arrival can make a significant difference for the patient.

Carle Health raises minimum wage to increase team member support, ensure strong healthcare workforce

To ensure team members have resources they need, Carle Health will increase the minimum wage to $15 per hour.

Carle Health welcomes McLean County Orthopedics to community of care

Bloomington-based McLean County Orthopedics joins Carle Health, expanding access to high-quality, comprehensive orthopedic, pain medicine and sports medicine services offered through the Carle Health system.

Gina Thomas officially takes on the role of Carle Richland Hospital president

After serving as interim president at the Olney based hospital for six months, long-time Carle team member Gina Thomas, DNP, RN assumes permanent position.

FDA grants full approval to Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

This marks the first COVID-19 vaccine to achieve full approval status in addition to its Emergency Use Authorization.

Carle doctor represents region as an Illinois State Fair grand marshal

Brent Reifsteck, MD, feels honored to be among Illinois State Fair grand marshals chosen to represent healthcare workers for the launch of the annual event.

CDC approves additional COVID-19 vaccine dose for immunocompromised individuals

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention approves the recommendation that specific groups of immunocompromised people will benefit from an additional dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Carle team members recognize COVID-19 journey with new display

The new display serves as a message of gratitude for the dedicated support Carle Health team members offer those affected by COVID-19 and recognizes the many lives lost too soon to the devastating disease.

Carle Health requires all team members to be COVID-19 vaccinated

The safety of the community members we serve and our dedicated team has been the driving priority behind Carle’s approach to care throughout the Coronavirus pandemic. It’s with this commitment in mind Carle Health will be requiring all team members to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Mobile Health Clinic helps kids prepare for return to school

The large turnout for the Mobile Health Clinic in Rantoul demonstrates the need for back-to-school physicals and vaccines.

Carle MRI a new option for outpatient imaging services from Carle Health

Carle Health brings a new outpatient imaging location into its health system with the opening of Carle MRI at 1709 Jumer Drive in Bloomington, Illinois.

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