When an elderly parent or spouse experiences mental illness, the entire family can be affected. Reid’s newly expanded geropsychiatric program can help, providing help and understanding to patients and their loved ones.
Community members can learn about the importance of annual wellness check-up when they attend “Education+Action=Outcomes,” a special presentation at Reid Hospital on Monday, May 20. This presentation, part of an ongoing series, will be from 6 to 7 p.m. in Lingle Auditorium.
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Indiana has named Reid’s Joint & Spine Center as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee & Hip Replacement and a Blue Distinction Center for Spine Surgery. The Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care® Program is a national designation awarded by Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies to medical facilities that have demonstrated expertise in delivering quality specialty care. The program recently expanded to include more robust quality measures focused on improved patient health and safety.