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FirstCarolinaCare Joins Carle Health

FirstCarolinaCare Insurance Company (FCCI), Health Alliance Medical Plans and the Carle health system (Carle) today begin a joint venture to provide health insurance products in North Carolina.

Carle Returnship provides a bridge back to the workforce

“This program is remapping prior skills into a new environment,” LouAnn Scheelhaase said.

Partnership reveals better outcomes for patients with revolutionary treatment

Carle and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign collaborative engineering and medicine team publishes innovative study.

This holiday season, learn the ABCs of pediatric diabetes 

"Diabetes" might seem like a scary word for parents and caregivers, but it’s quite manageable with the proper care team.

Gene therapy serves as game-changer for SMA-stricken Mikaela

“My marching orders are to provide best-practice care to do what’s best for the patient,” Health Alliance Chief Medical Officer said.

Complex brain surgery provides new lease on a 'full and complete life'

Julian Wade needed a complicated brain surgery to stop an aggressive tumor. Carle Neuroscience Institute was there.

Carle, FirstCarolinaCare enter health insurance partnership

"Carle specializes in identifying options ... to best serve patients and members when and where they need it."

Health Make-A-Thon finalist applauds innovation steps for patients

Carle palliative care physician strongly encourages others share their concepts by applying online by the January 6 deadline.

ACO nurse's experience positions her perfectly to help patients

In her late 20s, Courtney Lawson went to nursing school, making animal care and concerns her full-time hobby.

Parrot head fan praises for all-female breast cancer team

Breast Cancer Institute team advocates for early detection and treatment key for newly diagnosed women in the region facing breast cancer.

Tiny bows and memories surround grieving mom and dad

Grieving mom and dad hope breaking the silence can help them and others celebrate their daughter’s life at annual memorial.

Christie Clinic, Carle partner to elevate shared patient care experience

Christie Clinic providers joined Epic, an electronic health records (EHR) system, through Carle’s Community Connect platform.

A beekeeper's close call with death changed her life for the better

Rossville resident Rebecca Schlecht had an anaphylactic reaction to a bee sting and is forever grateful for her second chance at life.

Carle, Christie Clinic offer Medicare Advantage answers, education

“Wellness, Fun and Medicare 101” is Oct. 5 at the administration building at Carle at The Fields in southwest Champaign.

Planting possibilities: Will's Garden seeds sown

There’s still time to help Will’s Garden grow. Community donations provide support to complete inspiring rooftop transformation.

Hospital receives sought-after Comprehensive Stroke Center designation

DNV GL Healthcare designates Carle Foundation Hospital as its only Comprehensive Stroke Center in downstate Illinois.

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