Hospitals are have taken steps to ensure that you feel safe and secure when you visits. Don’t delay needed care.
Too many Hoosiers are putting off medical care – even when it’s an emergency. Putting off care can have negative impacts on your health and even in death. A survey conducted by the Census Bureau showed that nearly 39% of Hoosiers reporting delaying care in the last four weeks because of COVID-19.
Omicron Surge Brings New Challenges
It has been two years since COVID-19 emerged, taking the lives of hundreds of thousands of Americans and straining hospitals across the country to the limit. The highly contagious Omicron variant has fueled a significant new wave of COVID-19 cases…
Indiana: Rapid Increase in COVID-19 Hospitalizations
In late 2021, there had been a rapid increase in COVID-19-related hospitalizations. As a result, the Indiana Hospital Association (IHA), Indiana State Medical Association (ISMA), and Indiana State Nurses Association (ISNA) urged Hoosiers who were not yet vaccinated to get…
Delta Wave Exacerbates Pandemic Challenges
The highly contagious Delta variant has brought a significant new wave of COVID-19 cases in Indiana, causing hospitalizations to rise as high as 2,326 in September. This is creating further strain on our frontline heroes who have battled valiantly throughout the…
Hoosier Hospitals: A Year of Learning
It was March 6, 2020 when Indiana had its first confirmed case of COVID-19. The Governor and other state health officials immediately addressed Hoosiers on the outbreak that was quickly making its way to Indiana. Little did everyone know; this…