11/13/15

Low dose CT improves lung cancer detection, survival rate

Patients with a history of smoking can get tested for lung cancer, and that test is now covered by most insurance plans, including Medicare and Medicaid.

11/11/15

National organization lauds Hoopeston hospital for excellent emergency care

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center has been awarded the 2015 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for emergency care.

11/02/15

Carle Illinois College of Medicine research affiliation agreement complete

The Carle Illinois College of Medicine, the first school of its kind to be created at the intersection of engineering and medicine, took another significant step forward last week. 

10/30/15

Heart-attack patient calls kind actions a 'game changer'

After spending some time with Dan Green, it’s hard to imagine him quiet and reserved.

10/28/15

Friends watch as cyclist with ALS plans next steps after serious fall

On Sunday, Oct. 18 Ray Spooner officially started his “little ride,” flying from Chicago to California.
10/20/15

National Study: Hospital is top five-percent in several care areas

Healthgrades, the nation’s leading online resource that helps consumers search, compare and connect with physicians and hospitals, has named Carle Foundation Hospital one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals in critical care.

10/17/15

Miracle babies, strong families gather to celebrate

This year is the 30th Carle Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) reunion. Over 600 NICU "babies" are gathering together to celebrate.

10/06/15

Women should get an annual mammogram starting at age 40

Doctors at Carle recommend following the American Cancer Society’s guidelines that all women get an annual mammogram starting at age 40.

9/30/15

Committee to identify, recruit inaugural dean for Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Curriculum development, administrative staff and research agreements also in process

9/26/15

Leaders break ground on new Orthopedics and Sports Medicine building

New building will provide one convenient location for diagnosis, treatment, training and rehab