5/23/18

Social workers help finance patient’s life-saving seizure meds

Collaboration between inpatient and outpatient social work helps patient get his medication at a price he can afford.

5/22/18

Life-changing bill moves to governor after unanimous House approval

Carle, legislators partner so "participants can focus on gaining workforce and parenting skills that will help them move forward."

5/17/18

Communication and coping mechanisms reduce effects of bullying

Bullies come in all shapes and sizes. Now with the anonymity of the Internet, they are even harder to spot.

5/16/18

Sensor Study Launching at Carle Gets National Attention

Information from the penny-sized, battery-free flexible sensors will alert staff and help prevent skin sores, irritation and pressure ulcers.

5/11/18

Research and philanthropy drive decade of cancer center progress

Parking lot becomes world-class cancer center where the way people are treated is just as important as the treatment.

5/09/18

Latest social media challenge impacts airways, breathing

The “condom snorting challenge” has gone viral, but participating can lead to damaging health outcomes.

5/04/18

Thinking Uber instead of an ambulance for stroke? Don't!

“Every minute spent in an Uber is a minute that could be spent getting potentially life-saving pre-hospital care.”

5/02/18

Nurse gathers experience in patients’ homes, in her community

Nurses looking for a rewarding change can learn more about nursing careers at Carle on May 3 during a Nursing Virtual Job Fair.

5/01/18

Volunteers make ‘reality’ of hospital easier for kids

Trained volunteers support kids in the hospital with virtual reality therapy that complements medical care.

4/27/18

Baby-Friendly status spotlights breastfeeding for better health

Baby-Friendly designation elevates Carle’s gold standard of care for women, babies with focus on breastfeeding for better health.