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Honor holiday traditions in safe ways

While the idea of gathering for Thanksgiving is exciting this year, keeping the holiday safe is essential.

Remember to take care of your heart during the holiday

Heart failures regularly occur during the holidays as patients indulge in high salt, alcohol and processed foods their heart cannot take.

Carle physician assistant writes, illustrates children's book on COVID-19 vaccine

"Francine and the Vaccine" takes a complicated topic like the COVID-19 vaccine and makes it easy for children to understand why it's important to stay safe and healthy.

Final beam marks significant progress on Carle at The Riverfront

Crews and Carle team members celebrated the placement of the final steel beam on the new facility

Carle offers tips and tricks for a safe, fang-tastic Halloween

Health officials at Carle are offering helpful tips to keep trick-or-treaters safe as Halloween makes a more normal return in 2021.

Families come together to honor babies no longer with us, support one another

The Shining Light Memorial for Pregnancy and Infant Loss annual event is bringing families together virtually and in person on Oct. 15 to provide support to families and honor pregnancy and infant loss.

Nurse's helping hands extend to Haiti

A Carle nurse recently used her skills to help Haitian residents following the most recent earthquake.

‘Sewing’ the seeds of nursing excellence

Within three short years, Lisa Malinowski lost both her mother and husband. But together with her daughter, she started a new small business and established a nursing scholarship at Carle.

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 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.

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.

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