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.

5/16/18

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.

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.

4/26/18

For safety sake, dump unused prescriptions at Take Back Day

To help curb the opioid overdose trend, Carle works with local law enforcement to control prescription drug abuse.

4/15/18

Carle neurology innovators gain Level 3 Epilepsy Center accreditation

The only other hospitals in the state to achieve this designation are in Chicago, Peoria and Springfield.

4/05/18

Research-rich career changes lives far beyond cellular level

Dr. Greenberg’s life work is impactful to patients and their families, with the digestive health team serving about 5,000 patients a year.

3/24/18

Doctor becomes the patient in life-saving kidney transplant

Memorable patient donates his kidney to Dr. Christian Wagner because the doctor treats about 45 members of his family.

3/15/18

32 brilliant minds receive Carle Illinois College of Medicine offers

One local student received her Carle Illinois College of Medicine acceptance in a hand-delivered package from Dean King Li.

2/28/18

Fields of opportunity growing in southwest Champaign

Carle at The Fields opening its doors and opportunities for community, regional development.

2/25/18

Filipino nurses start a new chapter of their lives at Carle

Carle recruits international nurses as one of several ways to help manage the nursing shortage in the United States.