Economic Development Manager Function: Full-time exempt position that reports directly to the Executive Director with primary responsibility to develop, maintain and enhance all functions of the EDC. This position is primarily the first point of contact for all prospects communication and inquiries into the EDCMC’s office and will direct those inquiries and/or respond appropriately. This person will be responsible for outreach to existing corporate CEOs within targeted industry sectors, and other community partners through business retention visits, industry specific trade organization meetings, phone calls and face-to-face meetings. Other responsibilities are to assist the Executive Director in project management, small business, workforce development, entrepreneurial and community development as well as provide administrative support to the Executive Director...
Please join Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., Hammond Redevelopment Commission, and officials of Ice Kube LLC as they break ground for the new Ice Hockey Complex on the former Hammond FOP site, 2825 J. F. Mahoney Drive in the Hessville section of Hammond on Wednesday, November 7th at 2:30 p.m.
During November, VNA of Northwest Indiana will join with other hospice organizations across the nation to honor the hospice nurses, physicians, aides, therapists, clergy, social workers, and volunteers who make a remarkable difference in the lives of the patients and families they serve. Their goal is to help patients have the best quality of life possible for as long as their lives last. Alleviating pain and relieving distress can make a huge difference for patients with terminal illnesses.
As the population ages and demand for medical services grows, nurse practitioners play an increasingly vital role as providers of high-quality, cost-effective, personalized health care. National Nurse Practitioner Week recognizes the more than 248,000 licensed NPs in the United States.
Franciscan Health announced today that it has entered into a professional services agreement with the department of neurological surgery at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the No. 1 hospital in Illinois with the highest ranked neurology and neurosurgery program in Illinois by U.S. News & World Report. As part of the agreement, Kevin Jackson, MD, a full-time Northwestern Medicine neurosurgeon, is now offering services at Franciscan Health Crown Point. The agreement also includes Telestroke services at four Franciscan Heath hospitals in the Northwest Indiana area.
In their time serving the Greater Chicagoland area, International Subaru of Merrillville have taken customer satisfaction as their highest priority, taking time to know each and every driver they meet. Creating a pressure-free environment and taking the outlook that it is more important to find the right car for the individual’s lifestyle than sell a car, International Subaru of Merrillville has created a pleasant atmosphere to which customers return time and time again.
In an effort to reduce their carbon-based emissions from driving to work, two American Licorice Company associates donned their bike helmets and spandex and ditched their seat warmers and car radios. That’s right—on Wednesday, the 24th of October, Clarence Walsh and Della Lyle biked to work! The 21-mile journey from Chesterton, IN to La Porte, IN was no small feat, but the team did it to help promote healthy and sustainable alternatives of getting to work.
Purdue Federal Credit Union currently serves more than 77,000 members nationwide. From its beginnings in 1969, it’s proven to be an asset to its members, providing a multitude of products at competitive rates.
Economic Development Corporation Michigan City, Michigan City Area Schools Make Plans for Air Compressor Academy
Michigan City High School, Economic Development Corporation Michigan City (EDCMC), and local businesses are partnering up for a project set to prepare students in the area for careers in the thriving compressor industry. Dubbed Air Compressor Academy, the program’s goal is to create a hiring pipeline for an industry that houses over 2,000 jobs in La Porte County.
Franklin Clinic, a family medicine practice in Michigan City for more than 30 years, will be acquired by Franciscan Physician Network on Dec. 1, 2018, adding an “exceptional” local health care provider to the Franciscan Alliance healthcare ministry.