Community Partnerships

Part of the mission of Putnam County Hospital is to actively promote the general health of Putnam County. The Hospital’s goal in offering health-related classes, support groups and outreach clinics is to be a community partner in improving the health care status of individuals in our service area. Check the list below for our latest events and programs.

Here are some examples:

Diabetes Education Classes

Putnam County Hospital offers a group class for diabetes self-management on four times a year.

The material is be divided into two sessions: Diabetes 101: Diabetes Basics and Diabetes 201: Proper Nutrition which includes carbohydrate counting.

The 101 session is led by certified diabetes educator and registered nurse Annette Handy, while the 201 session is offered by registered clinical dietitian Jamie Downen.

The class takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and meets in the third-floor classroom of Putnam County Hospital. All materials and a sack lunch are provided.

Those wishing to participate must enroll in the class by calling Putnam County Hospital’s Central Scheduling at 658-2760.

The participation fee is $25 per person and is collected on the day of the class. The class size is limited to 20.

Dine with a Doc

Dine with a Doc® is offered to the seniors monthly throughout the state of Indiana and Illinois. This program (Dine with a Doc®) has been growing for 6 years and is now serving the seniors in Putnam County.

The Greencastle Dine with a Doc takes place the fourth Monday of every month from 10am-Noon at the Greencastle Ivy tech. This presentation  includes a free lunch, door prizes and an education lecture by a physician.

Dine with a Doc is a program designed with love by Senior Education Ministries. For more information about the program, contact Lori Aplin, at 812-917-4970.

For a complete calendar of Community Partnership events, click here.

Clinic Doctors

CARDIOLOGY

Robert Glassman, M.D., FACC
Thomas Hughes, M.D., FACC
Narsing Damera, M.D.
The Care Group of Hendricks County
Member of the St. Vincent Medical Group
317.745.3830

R. Joe Noble, M.D.
Zachary Hodes, M.D., FACC
St. Vincent Medical Group
812.524.3330

Jean Yacoub, M.D.
Providence Medical Group
888.202.2717

DERMATOLOGY

John Stephens, M.D.
Dermatology, Inc.
800.969.5708

 

WHISPER HEARING CENTER

Otolaryngology Associates
800.540.2156

 

EAR, NOSE, THROAT

Clem McDonald, M.D.
Otolaryngology Associates
800.540.2156

 

ENDOCRINOLOGY

Mohammad Alam, M.D.
Providence Medical Group
812.238.7781

MASSAGE THERAPY

Becky Hunsinger,R.N., CMT-ABMP
317.358.5939

 

NEPHROLOGY

Nancy Baird, M.D.
Richard Bloch, M.D
Barry Krieble, M.D
877.333.3435

Dr. Jared Filakow, MD
Dr. Robert Fialkow, M.D
317-718-2460

 

ONCOLOGY / HEMATOLOGY

Frank Workman, M.D.
765.655.2581


OPHTHALMOLOGY

William Keeling, M.D., PhD
Indiana Eye Clinic
317.839.7300


PODIATRY

Irwin Malament, D.P.M.
Chase Stuart, D.P.M.
Foot and Ankle Care
800.395.6409

PULMONOLOGY

Anand Bhuptani, M.D.
Ajay Deshpande, M.D.
Springhill Medical
812.234.6053