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Latest News at Deaconess
Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014
Deaconess is pleased to announce its affiliation with Fairfield Memorial Hospital in Fairfield, IL, and Wabash General Hospital in Mt. Carmel, IL. The affiliation agreement will work to enhance services and increase collaboration between the health care providers and the counties they serve.
Thursday, Aug 7, 2014
In the July issue of Hospitals and Health Networks Magazine (H&HN), Deaconess was the only regional hospital recognized as one of 2014’s “Most Wired.”
Friday, Jul 18, 2014
The current issue of Evansville Living provides readers with a glimpse of Deaconess' new virtual resource center called "MyHealth." Located on the deaconess.com website, these web pages teach people about health and wellness topics using videos, blogs, and links to trusted sources of information.
To read about our new website feature, click here
, or to see it in action, click on MyHealth at the top of the homepage.
Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014
Congratulations to Dr. Jared Kocher, Assistant Director of the Deaconess Family Medicine Residency (DFMR) Program, and Dr. Tom Selby, Resident Physician at DFMR, for having their article on sore throats and the use of antibiotics published in the July 1, 2014 issue of the American Family Physician Journal.
Monday, Jul 14, 2014
Deaconess has been ranked as one of the best hospitals for 2014-15 in Indiana by U.S. News & World Report. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals
rankings, now in their 25th year, recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients.
Deaconess ranked 8th
in the state of Indiana and received an additional “Silver” status as a high ranking hospital for Southern Indiana. The specialties of Gynecology and Nephrology were recognized as high performing specialties.