March 30, 2017
In recent years, there has been continued debate about the risks and benefits of vaccination, but despite the noise, one thing remains clear: vaccines help prevent infectious diseases and save lives. And if that isn’t reason enough, childhood vaccinations are recommended by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Academy of Pediatrics . . .
March 21, 2017
Clark Memorial Hospital and Norton Children’s Hospital today announced the opening of the first Level II neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in Southern Indiana at Clark Memorial’s Family Birth Place. The collaboration connects neonatologists from Norton Children’s Hospital with pediatricians in the NICU at Clark Memorial Hospital, allowing better access to specialty care close to home for residents in Southern Indiana.
February 17, 2017
Play Smart With Your Heart
Clark Memorial Hospital will host a free educational Lobby Talk designed to raise awareness among local residents that heart disease can be prevented.
January 24, 2017
Heart disease is the number one killer of both men and women in the U.S. In fact, according to the American Heart Association, one in four people die of heart disease every year. That’s why it’s important to play smart with your heart. . . Clark Memorial Hospital is offering a free Heart Health Assessment on February 15 from 7 a.m. to noon. The 30 minute assessment includes BMI (body mass index), blood pressure, blood glucose, full cholesterol screening and one-on-one education.
January 4, 2017
Clark Memorial Hospital will host a free educational Lobby Talk entitled “Nutrition and Healthy Eating for the New Year” on Monday, January 23 in the main lobby from 1 – 3 p.m. Learn how to set your new year’s resolution into action by taking the necessary steps to eat better.
November 30, 2016
Few things are more fun than buying toys for the children we love during the holidays, and often, shopping for our little ones brings us as much joy as it does them. But before you plunge into toy-buying this holiday season, Clark Memorial Hospital urges you to keep safety top-of-mind and consider the following facts and shopping tips before you spend.
October 24, 2016
To minimize the spread of influenza this fall and winter, Clark Memorial Hospital is encouraging the southern Indiana community to get vaccinated. New this year, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recommending all individuals get a flu shot – not the nasal spray vaccination.
October 19, 2016
Clark Memorial Hospital will host a tenth anniversary celebration at Hunter Station in Sellersburg on Saturday, October 29 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
September 14, 2016
Clark Memorial is offering a flu shot clinic on Thursday, October 6 from
4 to 7 p.m. in the main lobby of the hospital. The cost is $15, cash or check only.
September 14, 2016
Clark Memorial Hospital was recently recognized with an Excellence through Insight award for Most Improved in the Consumer Highest Perception of Quality category by HealthStream, Inc.