From Our Professionals

Preventing Suicide is Hard…Even for Professionals

May 30, 2019 | From Our Professionals

Suicide is one mental health issue deserving of greater attention right now. Suicide rates have been steadily climbing in recent decades, and the reasons are complex, but no less complex than the challenges in preventing it. Read More

Preventing Suicide is Hard…Even for Professionals

Evangelical - Your Community Hospital

May 13, 2019 | From Our Professionals

As we celebrate National Hospital Week, we welcome the opportunity to show our great appreciation to the providers, employees, and volunteers at Evangelical Community Hospital for the time and effort they put into making our Hospital the community’s hospital. Read More

Evangelical - Your Community Hospital

The Future of Healthcare - Nurturing and Fueling a Passion for Nursing

May 06, 2019 | From Our Professionals

There’s no denying that a primary reason people choose the nursing profession is because of their passion for caring for people and that enthusiasm is what charts the future of healthcare. Read More

The Future of Healthcare - Nurturing and Fueling a Passion for Nursing

Evangelical’s Patients Praise its Orthopaedic Services

June 20, 2018 | From Our Professionals

Miranda Marks, John McKenna, and Gloria Wagner share how they became pain free with the help of SUN Orthopaedics of Evangelical. Read More

Celebrating Those Who Choose Nursing and the Business of Caring for People

May 04, 2017 | From Our Professionals

As the new Chief Nursing Officer at Evangelical Community Hospital, I am fortunate to inherit a cadre of excellent nursing professionals. Together as a team, we are able to deliver care to patients in a way that impacts their lives, whether they are coming to the Hospital for testing, experiencing an emergency, or need a longer term stay for medical attention. Read More

When Back Pain May Not Be Back Pain

April 05, 2017 | From Our Professionals

Many patients come to an orthopaedic specialist for back pain only to find out, in some cases, the source of discomfort is not the spine or its mechanics. Read More

Palliative Medicine and Hospice: How They Differ But Strive for the Same Goal

February 17, 2017 | From Our Professionals

As care evolves for those experiencing chronic conditions, many patients ask, what’s the difference between palliative medicine and hospice care? Read More

A Ride-Along Encourages Walking – In Another Person’s Shoes

December 02, 2016 | From Our Professionals

The Evangelical Pre-Hospital Services team is responsible for life-sustaining treatments at the scene of an emergency and provide vital patient information to the Emergency Department before the patient arrives. Over the course of the past year, I was invited numerous times by members of this expert team to work a shift. Recently, I accepted the challenge, but with trepidation. Read More