Porter Regional Hospital is hosting two American Heart Association CPR training sessions (non-certified) in February. There is no cost to attend the training. Along with the American Heart Association, a Porter Physician Group cardiologist will be present at both sessions. Interested participants can choose from one of the two following sessions. Tuesday, February 18, at noon in the Community Room at Porter Regional Hospital, 85 East U.S. Highway 6, Valparaiso, or Tuesday, February 18 at 5:30 p.m. in
Valparaiso, IN – Porter Regional Hospital is offering the following support groups in February. All support groups are free.Getting to the Heart of the Matter This free monthly support group is open to anyone and their loved ones living with any type of heart disease – from high blood pressure to heart failure. Led by a fellow heart disease survivor, the group offers monthly peer-to-peer encouragement and education, and serves to inspire hope and promote healthier living. The group meets from Noon – 1 p.m.
Bachelor’s and master’s degree programs recognized in U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs rankings HAMMOND and WESTVILLE, Ind. —Purdue University Northwest (PNW) College of Nursing programs have been recognized among the best in the country in the U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs rankings, released today. PNW ranks 39th nationally among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs. Purdue Northwest’s online RN-to-BSN program, now in its 11th year, is one of the undergraduate degree
Chicago Street Theatre is proud to present The Curious Incident of the Dog In the Night-time opening January 24th and running through February 8th. This production follows 15 year old Christopher as he uncovers the mystery surrounding the murder of his neighbor’s dog, Wellington, whom he finds butchered with a garden fork. Christopher has an extraordinary mind; he is exceptional at mathematics but struggles to interpret everyday life. His detective work, forbidden by his father, takes him on a thrilling
A rise in influenza cases locally has prompted new visitor restrictions at Franciscan Health hospitals in Northwest Indiana. To prevent the spread of the flu, visitor restrictions have been implemented at Franciscan Health Crown Point, Hammond, Dyer, Munster and Michigan City. Visitor restrictions include: * No more than two visitors at a time* No children under the age of 16* Exceptions for parents under age 18 visiting their child on Pediatrics, fathers or significant other under age 18 visiting
PORTAGE, Ind. -- The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest is launching a full year of programming in 2020 that includes interactive monthly workshops, an innovation masterclass series, partner events and more networking opportunities. “Since its inception, our organization has done a great job of recognizing and celebrating Northwest Indiana’s innovators,” said Sheila Matias, executive director of the Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest. “This new programming will help us better connect and