The District 5 Healthcare Coalition participated in the AT&T IoT Civic Hackathon on Friday, April 20th. The coalition displayed our command/communications trailer along with several other public safety vehicles and trailers as part of the "Public Safety Rodeo". This event was part of the new project that AT&T has initiated from a contract they were awarded by the federal government called First Net. This project is to provide first responders and other public safety agencies with priority service during a disaster and a greatly enhanced national infrastructure. For further information on the Hackathon see https://developer.att.com/
Hendricks Regional Health Brownsburg Hospital Officially Opens
Brownsburg - Hendricks Regional Health expands their services to the individuals, families and businesses in Brownsburg and surrounding areas with the official opening of their brand new Brownsburg Hospital.
The 100,000 square-foot hospital, located at 5492 North Ronald Reagan Parkway, combines a modern healthcare delivery model with Hendricks Regional Health’s award-winning approach to patient experience. It houses Hendricks County’s first side-by-side Emergency Department and Immediate Care Center, allowing patients the option to choose a level of care with respect to their condition and copay. The facility provides enhanced sports medicine and women’s services; an inpatient unit; physical, speech and occupational therapies; cardiology testing; cardiac rehabilitation; laboratory and imaging services; a multi-specialty clinic; and physician offices including Brownsburg North Family Medicine, Hendricks Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, and New Life Associates for OB-GYN care.
For further details, visit hendricks.org/brownsburg.
Thank you so much to Jennifer Waite, from Grainger, Spencer Grover, and Matt Relano for volunteering their time to help with updating our stockpile and collating welcome packets for our new coalition partners. Their time was much appreciated.