Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Damion Harris Receives National Award

Damion Harris, MD

Congratulations to Dr. Damion Harris for receiving a PRC Award for being in the top 5% in the Nation for Overall Doctor Rating. Dr. Harris was compared to 2293 other surgical specialist providers who participate in the PRC phone surveys which measure patient’s satisfaction with their provider. Dr. Harris impressively scored 100 percent Excellent among the patients who completed a survey for him…. Read more »

Free Breast & Cervical Cancer Screening Sept. 26

Breast Cancer Ribbon

Henry Community Health, ICAP Women’s Clinic and IU Health Ball Center at Forest Ridge are sponsoring free breast and cervical cancer screenings Wednesday, September 26 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The screenings will be held at New Castle Family & Internal Medicine at Northfield Park Primary Care Campus located just in front of the YMCA. WOMEN, IF… Read more »

We Can Help Balance Problems

Balance Clinic Screening August 30. Classes Begin September 10. Are you having trouble keeping your balance? Is fear of falling keeping you from activities you love? Most falls are preventable so let us help you get back on sure footing at our Balance Clinic. HealthRidge is offering a free Balance Screening on August 30 with… Read more »

School Has Begun – Is Your Child Up To Date on Immunizations?

Back to School

CHECKLIST OF BACK TO SCHOOL REQUIREMENTS BY THE STATE OF INDIANA Well child physical examinations for children entering kindergarten and 7th grade. Check with your pre-school as they also may require a well visit. Sports physical examination for anyone participating in 2018 fall and winter sports, and spring of 2019 Immunizations for children entering grades K-12 IMMUNIZATIONS AND WELL… Read more »

Fraud Alert-Scammers Taking Advantage On Confusion About New Medicare Cards

Medicare scammer

Medicare is in the process of issuing new Medicare cards across the United States. In an effort to improve fraud protection, cards are being replaced with newly assigned 11-digit unique ID numbers in place of your Social Security number for identification. Scammers already are contacting Medicare recipients posing as Medicare representatives demanding a processing fee. Other fraudsters are telling beneficiaries they are owed a… Read more »

Shoulder Injury and Shoulder Pain Can Be Treated

Damion Harris, MD

Until it was injured you probably didn’t realize how important your shoulder is to your everyday activities. It has the greatest range of motion of any joint in the body and needs to have the right balance of strength, flexibility and stability to prevent pain and injury. There’s no need to suffer with the pain and stop doing what you like to do. “Commonly, shoulder pain… Read more »

Healthgrades Recognizes Henry Community Health for Achievements in Patient Safety and Patient Experience

Awards

Henry Community Health announced it has been recognized for two distinctions in quality excellence from Healthgrades: the Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award™ and the Healthgrades 2018 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™. Healthgrades is the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. Only 65 out of just over 4,500 hospitals evaluated for patient… Read more »

3D Mammography – The Game Changer In Breast Cancer Detection

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women. To treat it, you must find it. If you find it early, you have a greater chance of an accurate diagnosis and effective treatment plan. At Henry Community Health we commit ourselves every day to matching our compassionate breast health care with state-of-the-art technology to help ensure an early… Read more »

2017 Business of the Year

Chamber logo

Henry Community Health is proud to have been selected Business of the Year for 2017 at the New Castle-Henry County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting. Accepting the honor on behalf of Henry Community Health was President and CEO Paul Janssen. Several HCH employees also were on hand to join in the celebration marking a year… Read more »

Flu Restrictions Lifted

No germs

Henry Community Health is lifting flu restrictions for visitors effective immediately as the flu season hopefully continues to wind down. This decision was based on a declining number of flu cases in our facility as well as other local hospitals are lifting their restrictions. Please note influenza does continue to circulate in our region. Please be… Read more »

Welcome General Surgeon Dr. Sara Kovacic to Henry Community Health

Sara P. Kovacic, DO, a board certified general surgeon, joins Drs. Richard Strong, Brian Brunck and Matthew Barrett. In addition to general surgery, Dr. Kovacic also will work in our HCH Advanced Wound Center. Prior to coming to Henry Community Health she was a general surgeon at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg, IN where she… Read more »