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Parkview LaGrange Hospital recognized for excellence in infant and maternal health

LAGRANGE, IND. – Dec. 28, 2022 – Parkview LaGrange Hospital has been recognized by the Indiana Hospital Association (IHA) – in partnership with Governor Eric J. Holcomb and State Health Commissioner Kris Box, MD, FACOG – for its commitment to infant and maternal health. The announcement was made at the third annual INspire Hospital of Distinction recognition program.

INspire, funded by the Indiana Department of Health’s Safety PIN grant, was developed to implement the delivery of best-practice care for Hoosier moms and babies and recognize hospitals for excellence in addressing key drivers of infant and maternal health.

Parkview LaGrange earned the INspire Hospital of Distinction designation based on its having implemented best practices in six key areas, including infant safe sleep, breastfeeding, tobacco prevention and cessation, perinatal substance use, obstetric hemorrhage, and maternal hypertension.

This is the third consecutive year that Parkview LaGrange has been recognized in the program.

“We are so blessed to have an outstanding team of dedicated nurses and physicians who have a passion for mothers and babies here in LaGrange County,” said Jordi Disler, president of Parkview LaGrange Hospital. “These providers work tirelessly to deliver superior care and exceptional quality in a comfortable, nurturing environment. This recognition shows why we are so proud of our Parkview LaGrange Hospital team.”

“Parkview LaGrange Hospital’s dedication to quality improvement in maternal and child health is truly inspirational,” said Brittany Waggoner, IHA Maternal and Infant Quality Improvement Advisor. “Despite the challenges our Indiana delivering facilities are facing today, they remain committed to creating a highly reliable obstetric care system for moms and babies across Indiana.”

The Indiana Hospital Association serves as the professional trade association for more than 170 acute care, critical access, behavioral health and other specialized hospitals in Indiana.

The Parkview LaGrange Hospital campus is located at 207 North Townline Road in LaGrange.