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Carle Health Methodist, Proctor and Pekin hospitals honored for nursing, organizational excellence

Carle Health Methodist Hospital, Carle Health Proctor Hospital and Carle Health Pekin Hospital are proud and honored to be named among the nation’s leading healthcare centers for nursing care.

New AI tool for sepsis diagnosis gets its start thanks to research at Carle

An inquisitive engineer, Carle clinicians and the University of Illinois Grainger College of Engineering partner to develop research and a tool for early detection of sepsis in hospital patients.

Methodist College achieves the best nursing licensure pass rates in central Illinois

The efforts and dedication of students, faculty and staff at Methodist College have led the institution into elite status following the latest release of NCLEX pass rate data.

Will’s Garden receives 2023 Green Roof Award of Excellence

Will’s Garden, the rooftop garden at Carle Foundation Hospital, has received the 2023 Green Roof Award of Excellence in Extensive Commercial Projects.

Carle Health RN goes above and beyond for his patients

Will Swanson, RN, went beyond the call of his position to help change the flat tire of his patient’s daughter to make sure his patient could get home safely.

Advance Care Planning grows in Carle and the Community

The Advance Care Planning team continues their commitment to be a trusted partner to the community, providing resources for patients to take the lead in their healthcare choices and goal-oriented care.

Honoring Infant Loss at the Center of Ceremonies in Urbana, Normal on Oct. 15

Champaign County couple knows the importance of remembering an infant who left the earth too soon but is still in their hearts. They join others at an annual celebration of life.

Carle Health Methodist, Carle Foundation hospitals among nation's best for bariatric surgery

Carle Health Methodist Hospital in Peoria has been accredited as a bariatric surgery center of excellence. Meanwhile, Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana has been accredited for a fourth time.

Carle Health hospitals recognized for excellence in stroke treatment

Four Carle Health hospitals have earned American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines recognitions for ensuring that every stroke patient receives the latest, best care.

Volunteers provide a kind smile and comfort items to make patient experience more pleasant

Comfort Cart is a new program at Carle Foundation Hospital to support patients in a similar fashion to a volunteer program already bringing reprieve to patients at Carle BroMenn Medical Center.

Pinnacle Award winners ensure best-in-class experiences for patients, team members

Carle Health honors six team members with annual recognition of excellence, mentorship, professional development, solution-focused teamwork and demonstration of values.

Nurse reflects on 53 years at the bedside as she retires

For more than half a century, Karen Guymon worked at Carle Foundation Hospital as a nurse who brought dedication and an upbeat attitude with her to each 12-hour shift. As she retires, one supervisor will always remember her as a shining light.

International nurses bring skills and unique experience to supplement care team

Registered nurse looks back on his move from the Philippines to find his calling making an impact with patients at Carle Foundation Hospital for nearly 20 years.

Thanks a (couple of) million: National Volunteer Week

Volunteers inspire others with their talents as they give back throughout the Carle Health system.

Carle Foundation Hospital recognized at Best of the Best Awards Gala for Martens Center donation

Carle Foundation Hospital was recently recognized at the Best of the Best Awards Gala for their donation to the Champaign Park District to provide residents with convenient, affordable care.

Carle, UnityPoint Health, UnityPoint Health–Central Illinois sign strategic affiliation agreement

Carle Health (Carle) is poised to expand access to services, programs and resources and create new innovative opportunities for patients in the Peoria area through a strategic affiliation agreement with UnityPoint Health® – Central Illinois and UnityPoint Health®.

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