Arts Council Accepting Sponsorship Grant Applications

Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana to begin accepting Sponsorship Grant Applications The Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana will begin accepting Sponsorship Grant Applications for projects designed to create or enhance youth arts experiences in Vanderburgh County. Grant applications are due on February 12th, and can be found online at the Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana …

Deaconess Appoints VP of Business Development

Deaconess Appoints Vice President of Business Development Jared Florence has accepted the position of Vice President, Business Development at Deaconess. He will oversee Marketing, Advertising and Outreach, Service Line Development, the Oncology Product Line, Surgery Business Operations, Sleep Medicine, Respiratory Services, Palliative Care, Home Medical Equipment, Patient Satisfaction and Visitor Relations. Jared earned both his …

B-Blog: Advocacy: Statehouse Status Update 1

Statehouse Status Update 1, 2016 Things hit the ground running on Tuesday, January 5, which was the first day of the 2016 Indiana General Assembly. This is a non-budget “short session”. Committee hearings began on Wednesday, January 6. Check out our 2016 Legislative Agenda here> This session, the Southwest Indiana Chamber is following four specific …

The Heart Hospital Recognized for Quality in Cardiac Care

The Heart Hospital at Deaconess Gateway Recognized for Quality in Cardiac Care Blue Cross and Blue Shield recognized The Heart Hospital at Deaconess Gateway as a Blue Distinction Center+ in the area of cardiac care as part of the Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care® Program. The Heart Hospital is the only hospital in Indiana …

Deaconess Care Integration Participates in CMS Initiative

Deaconess Care Integration Participates in CMS Initiative Deaconess Care Integration (DCI) has been selected to participate in CMS’s (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid) new accountable care organization (ACO) model called the Next Generation ACO Model (NGACO Model). The NGACO Model was designed by CMS to build on the experience of the early Pioneer ACO Model …

Traylor Bros. Inc. Co-President to Receive OPAL Award

Traylor Bros. Inc. Co-President to Receive OPAL Award Christopher S. Traylor, M.ASCE, co-president of Traylor Bros. Inc., will be honored as one of five American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) 2016 Outstanding Projects And Leaders (OPAL) Lifetime Achievement Award winners. Traylor is being honored for his work in Construction. He will receive the award March …

Deaconess Illinois and Ferrell Hospital Foundation Expand Affiliation

Deaconess Illinois and Ferrell Hospital Foundation Expand Affiliation Deaconess Illinois and Ferrell Hospital Foundation will expand their current affiliation relationship beginning in January 2016. The expanded alignment provides long-term management services for Ferrell and a higher level of integration between the two organizations. A stronger and more connected relationship with Deaconess Illinois will produce increased …

Enterprising Women Magazine Recognizes Extra Help, Inc. President & CEO

Enterprising Women Magazine Recognizes Extra Help, Inc. President & CEO Teresa Katubig, President and CEO of Extra Help, Inc., one of the region’s largest women-owned employment, payroll, and workforce services companies, was recognized by Enterprising Women magazine as one of the 2016 Enterprising Women of the Year Award winners. Teresa Katubig and Extra Help, Inc. …