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Carle Health commitment to inclusive care recognized by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation

The healthcare system is proud to be one of the only institutions in downstate Illinois distinguished by the Health Equity Index (HEI) for building an inclusive and beneficial care experience for every patient.

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.

Carle BroMenn Medical Center neurosurgeon redefines care

Ann Stroink, MD, FAANS, board-certified neurosurgeon at Carle BroMenn Medical Center, retired November 22, 2023. Dr. Stroink’s substantial career contributed many advancements in the field of healthcare and to the Carle Health community.

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.

Recognizing stroke and aneurysm symptoms help patients receive lifesaving treatments in time

Recognizing the signs and reacting quickly to conditions that impact the brain can help a person receive lifesaving treatments during the most critical period of time.

Healthcare Decisions Day provides an opportunity to consider your care choices

Cities throughout central Illinois will recognize April 16 as Healthcare Decisions Day prompting important conversations about care planning preferences and using advance directives to make these choices known.

Windsor of Savoy provides a community that cares for the physical and emotional needs of residents

Windsor of Savoy bridges the gap between community and care with services that meet residents’ physical and emotional needs, especially during difficult seasons.

Preparing now to make difficult decisions easier

As we enter the holiday season, many of us will be visiting with family and friends. Being together is the best time to discuss personal healthcare wishes with those you trust to carry them out.

Drive-thru flu shot clinics help to keep communities safe

Carle Health extends a grateful thank you to the team members who made this year’s flu clinics, which provide easy access to flu protection for vulnerable patients like the elderly and immuno-compromised, a success.

Physicians seeing more cases of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in atypical patients

In typical patients, cases of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease occur around the age of 70, but in recent years, the patient population most impacted by this disease is changing.

Top rankings earned from Healthgrades

Commitment to quality care at Carle Foundation Hospital is reflected in a ranking analysis by state.

Carle works to bring a more equitable care and work experience for all

To create a respectful place to give and receive care, Carle Health is building a more inclusive culture and helping implement a gender inclusive framework to support all patients.

Tradition of learning goes virtual with innovation and national speakers

The 65th annual Foundation Day focuses on innovation in patient care this year as national speakers take center stage.

Born out of necessity, same-day surgery provides an option for joint replacement patients

Thanks to cooperation by Home Care and Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, qualifying Carle patients have a same-day surgery option.

Delivering the vaccine – and hope – to Carle workers

First Carle Health employees receive COVID-19 vaccine this week.

Living under the same roof as COVID-19

Most people diagnosed with COVID-19 will stay home for self-care and isolation while monitoring the illness. Here is guidance for the household and anyone living there while someone has COVID-19.

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