Urbanski heads Parkview LaGrange board of administrators
LAGRANGE — Joe Urbanski, president and CEO of Farmers State Financial institution in LaGrange, has been appointed chairman of the Parkview LaGrange Hospital Board of Administrators.
“We’re so honored to have a group decision-maker like Joe Urbanski tackle the chair function for the Parkview LaGrange Hospital Board of Administrators,” stated Jordi Disler, president of PLH. “Joe’s management at Farmers State Financial institution and locally actually enhances his capacity to accomplice with Parkview Well being and Parkview LaGrange to additional influence the well being and well-being of space residents. We look ahead to some nice collaboration throughout his time period as chair.”
Urbanski has been a member of the PLH board since early 2017.
“It has really been rewarding to be a member of the PLH board these previous 5 years,” stated Urbanski. “Our group is blessed to have such a high-integrity well being providers group targeted on offering extraordinary care to the world. It’s an honor to steer a workforce of board members targeted on guaranteeing our group has entry to the highest-quality care attainable.”
Urbanski joined Farmers State Financial institution in 2007 as chief monetary officer and was promoted to president and CEO on Jan. 1, 2017.
He serves on the boards of Farmers State Financial institution, FS Bancorp and the Regional Chamber of Northeast Indiana. Urbanski additionally beforehand served on the board of LaGrange County Financial Growth Corp. After graduating from Indiana College South Bend in 1998, he labored for Crowe Horwath as an authorized public accountant for 9 years earlier than becoming a member of Farmers State Financial institution.
Parkview LaGrange Hospital is situated at 207 N. Townline Street, simply north of U.S. 20 in LaGrange.
Group invited to new affected person towerGOSHEN — Goshen Hospital is inviting the group to have a good time the completion of its new four-story affected person tower.
On March 16, a ribbon-cutting ceremony will happen at 10 a.m. Then, later within the day, from 3 to eight p.m., there shall be excursions of the brand new facility, together with reside music and artwork. Masks proceed to be required in any respect Goshen Well being amenities.
Based on an announcement from Goshen Well being, “The tower presents quite a few advantages together with non-public rooms and state-of-the-art an infection management capabilities, minimizing publicity to an infection and enhancing security for sufferers in addition to caregivers. Enhancements had been made alongside the way in which, because the COVID-19 pandemic helped inform new concepts about assembly the group’s wants. Affected person rooms embrace subtle digital communication know-how, in addition to more room, privateness and luxury for guests.”
“We’re so excited to share the affected person tower with our group,” stated Randy Christophel, Goshen Well being president and CEO. “We’re grateful for the help of the companies and people who helped make this a actuality. Their embracing our mission of bettering the well being of our group — collectively — will assist us present probably the most up-to-date, compassionate affected person care.”
The spacious rooms enable for diagnostic and monitoring gear to be delivered to the bedside. The brand new constructing has subtle digital communication, facilitating instant suggestions and monitoring affected person security.
Elkhart Chamber, Brentwood at Elkhart to chop ribbonELKHART — The Better Elkhart Chamber of Commerce and Brentwood at Elkhart Assisted Dwelling will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony March 17 in celebration of Brentwood at Elkhart Assisted Dwelling’s latest rebranding from Eastlake Terrace.
The thought for this title change was sparked to create extra of a reference to the local people and its sister group, Brentwood at Elkhart Impartial Dwelling, in response to an announcement from the Chamber.
St. Patrick’s Day-themed hors d’oeuvres and refreshments, together with inexperienced champagne, shall be out there for friends.
The occasion will run from 2 to 4 p.m. at Brentwood at Elkhart Assisted Dwelling, 3109 E Bristol St., Elkhart.
Brentwood at Elkhart Assisted Dwelling’s longest-residing resident, Elkhart native and World Warfare II veteran, Dr. Stanley Warner, could have the honors of slicing the ribbon. After Warner’s time within the struggle, he got here again to begin a household and grow to be an ophthalmologist, and ultimately opened his personal apply proper in Elkhart.
Brentwood at Elkhart Assisted Dwelling presents a number of ground plans together with studio, one- and two-bedrooms, and personalised care plans for its assisted residing residents. Managed by Integral Senior Dwelling, the senior residing group additionally presents resort-style facilities and ISL’s industry-leading signature packages: Vibrant Life and Elevate eating.
For extra data or to schedule a tour, go to Brentwood’s web site or Fb web page, or name 574-266-4508.
Extension providing instructional program on sleep
GOSHEN — The general public is invited to a free, instructional program on sleep.
Offered by Karen Richey, Purdue College Extension educator in Well being & Human Sciences in Marshall County, this program shall be provided March 24 at 1 p.m. in-person and once more at 6:30 p.m. through Zoom. This system will even be broadcasted to the Elkhart County Extension Workplace at 6:30 p.m. for individuals who wish to view in-person.
Richey will discuss why wholesome sleep is essential and how you can sleep effectively. The Middle for Illness Management studies that 28% of adults get six hours or much less of day by day sleep.
To affix this program, register upfront by calling the Extension Workplace at 574-533-0554 or emailing [email protected]. This program and all packages of the Purdue College Extension Service are open to everybody. Those that want an affordable lodging to take part on this program ought to name 574-533-0554 by this Friday.
COVID vaccination clinic set for March 19
ELKHART — The Northern Indiana Hispanic Well being Coalition (NIHHC), in partnership with the Indiana State Division of Well being, Actual Companies, and Radio La Raza WKAM-1460, will maintain its subsequent COVID-19 vaccine and testing clinic March 19 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on the Harmony Occasion Middle, 3719 S. Foremost St. Elkhart.
The next providers shall be provided:
• Pfizer Vaccine: ages 5 and older, first and second dose and booster out there
• Moderna Vaccine: ages 18 and older, first and second dose and booster out there
• PCR COVID-19 exams: everyone seems to be eligible
No paperwork are required. Group members are requested to register for his or her appointments by calling or sending a WhatsApp message to NIHHC’s COVID-19 hotline at 574-206-3938 or by calling 1-877-21-SALUD (72583).
NIHHC officers stated that as masks mandates and COVID-19 restrictions loosen, vaccination and testing is especially essential now.
“It’s essential to finish your vaccination cycle to keep up safety,” stated Liliana Quintero, NIHHC’s govt director. “Ensure you have gotten all preliminary doses, and in case you are eligible, now could be the time to get your booster.”