The coronavirus pandemic has upended just about everything in our lives. Now a simple trip to the grocery store or the pharmacy doesn’t seem so simple anymore. And if you need health care—well, what are you supposed to do about that, anyway? The answer is, you’re supposed to get the care yo…Continue Reading.
There are a couple of constants amid the changing instructions, differing opinions, and updated news stories swirling around the global coronavirus pandemic: fear and anxiety. Those difficult emotions are nearly impossible to escape because our everyday lives have been upended. Workplaces and sch…Continue Reading.
If you’re living with school-aged children or teenagers, you know—all too well—how the coronavirus pandemic wiped out their academic year and challenged their friendships. And, by now, you’ve become accustomed to e-learning, socially distanced play dates, and a lot more family dinners. Bu…Continue Reading.
A couple of months ago, you were probably having a hard time imagining how you were going to get used to staying home 24/7. But you and your family did get used to it—just in time to prepare to go back out into the world again. And it isn’t even the same world you left a few weeks ago. Now, a…Continue Reading.
Apologies for the delay since my last update – If you have not had a chance to view the latest video update, you may find it and prior updates, at the following link: https://www.hancockregionalhospital.org/coronavirus/ The entire state of Indiana awaits the update from the Governor on Frid…Continue Reading.
Knowing how to remain healthy with the coronavirus floating around is difficult for everyone but add in the complication of a cancer diagnosis and that confusion doubles. Should you go to important office visits and chemotherapy or be wary of exposure and stay home? What about even going out at a…Continue Reading.
We’re calling it: social distancing sucks. It’s not fun missing birthdays, weddings, new babies, church, and every part of normal life. Thanks to COVID-19, it’s easy to focus on what we’re missing. But our staff is choosing to stay positive, even when it’s hard. We’ve gotten creative …Continue Reading.
Growth in new cases of COVID-19 across the nation, state, and region has flattened in recent days, and in places like New York, has declined considerably. This has given reassurance to federal and state administrations to begin planning for the next phase in the COVID crisis – the initial eas…Continue Reading.
This afternoon, Governor Holcomb made a decision that balances the very real need to plan for re-opening the economy with the equally real risks associated with the continued presence of COVID-19 in our society by extending the “stay at home” order until May 1st. Sadly, until a vaccine is d…Continue Reading.
Today was another interesting day nationally and regionally in the fight against COVID-19. At the federal level, the President’s coronavirus task force issued guidelines for re-opening America (attached). Here in Indiana, the Governor indicated that the “stay at home” order will likely …Continue Reading.