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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.

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.

The newest CarleRx Pharmacy opens at Carle Foundation Hospital

A new CarleRx pharmacy location has opened at Carle Foundation Hospital, expanding pharmacy service access in the region.

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.

Innovation helps healthcare to navigate changing landscape

Healthcare professionals should develop an innovative mindset, which will help healthcare organizations to be nimble and thriving in a changing landscape, attendees at the annual Foundation Day, presented by Carle Health, learned.

Opportunities for innovation a focus of leading healthcare conference

Carle Health presents a conference for central Illinois healthcare professionals, focusing on opportunities for innovation. Foundation Day 2023 happens Nov. 2 and registration remains open.

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.

Off to a good start: Healthy Beginnings early childhood ambassadors boost the next generation

Whether it is advice on finding day care, finding a job or monthly budgeting, Healthy Beginnings early childhood community ambassadors work with home visiting nurses to help moms support their child’s earliest years.

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.

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.

Child Abuse Safety Team works to break cycles of abuse, raise awareness

Through professional collaboration, team members hope to bring investigative, judicial and social agencies together even more to improve child abuse investigations.

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.

Carle Foundation Hospital visitors will register, check in, starting March 20

Community members visiting Carle Foundation Hospital patients and those entering the Emergency Department soon will need to show photo identification, register and receive a visitor badge when entering the hospital.

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.

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.

Families invited to gather Oct. 15 in Urbana, Normal to honor babies, support one another

Two free events are open to those who experienced loss of an infant or pregnancy and wish to reflect on those losses.

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