The Hancock Regional Boutique is located in the Sue Ann Wortman Cancer Center at Hancock Regional Hospital, and they are a health and specialty shop. Women who have or are fighting cancer can go there to feel healthy and beautiful during or after radiation treatment. The boutique offers many serv…Continue Reading.
Nurse Practitioners, or NPs, are a critically important part of your healthcare team. Thousands of Americans visit Nurse Practitioners each day for a wide variety of health needs. In Hancock County, dozens of Nurse Practitioners provide this same expert patient care through #HancockPhysicians Net…Continue Reading.
At Hancock Regional Hospital, helping you stay healthy is out top priority. We offer unique health screening opportunities during Heartbeats Health Festival on Saturday, April 22 from 7 a.m. to noon. You can receive various health screenings for little to no cost, including: FREE Vision, Hearing…Continue Reading.
Fun and fitness are key parts of the Walk With A Doc program offered to the public for FREE at the Hancock Wellness Centers in Greenfield and McCordsville. This week, to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, Dr. Meg Fitzsimmons greeted McCordsville walkers at Hancock Wellness Center with green shirt…Continue Reading.
Using the results of the County Health Rankings and the feedback we received from the Indiana Wellness Council questionnaire and inventory, we now have some short-term and long-term goals to improve our rankings locally and nationally. Short-term Opportunities (1-3 years) Develop an online datab…Continue Reading.
On Saturday, April 23, after hours of planning, organizing and preparing, the 33rd annual Heartbeats Health Festival went off without a hitch. “To have a health fair for 33 consecutive years and have 600+ people attend is pretty amazing. It wouldn’t be possible without the commitment of s…Continue Reading.
On August 18, 2015, Hancock Regional Hospital (HRH) hosted a discussion to explore how Hancock County can positively impact our state and become the #1 place people want to live, work, learn, play, and pray in Indiana. The purpose was to explore the Blue Zones® concept, and determine if Hancock …Continue Reading.
You’ve heard the name said before. You may have heard someone refer a patient here. You, yourself, may have referred someone here. You may even know that Hancock Health is a partner to us and responsible for helping to bring us to this wonderful community we live in and serve. But, what exact…Continue Reading.
February marked the beginning of an unforgettable journey to the Andhra Pradesh region of India. The Caring Community Partners team of nine volunteers prepared for over a year to serve on this medical missions trip to Machilipatnam. This was the fifth trip to India that the hospital has…Continue Reading.
Prior to 1950, life expectancy was limited by the existence of communicable diseases that generally affected children (many people did not survive childhood; therefore overall life expectancy was low). These diseases were transmitted principally by people, by water, and by food. Because of th…Continue Reading.