The Lily Pad, 01.24.22

January 24, 2022

Monday Motivation

“Sometimes we stare so long at a door that is closing that we see, too late, the one that is open.”

—Alexander Graham Bell

How Do I Decide What Surgeon’s Advice to Follow?


Chances are good you’ve already heard about, our new website dedicated to helping our patients make informed decisions about our surgical procedures. But have you checked out the site’s video library? Our surgeons and associates answer all kinds of common questions we get about surgery, including the one Dr. Wil Adams, of Hancock Orthopedics, addresses in the video here.

Making Health Possible

Since women’s health is one of our top priorities,, our health and lifestyle website, has a lot of information for the mothers, daughters, sisters, and female friends in our lives. There’s advice about everything from how to get the most out of your next OB/GYN appointment to the best ways to manage your period.

Is it time for your annual exam? Bring your questions.

Do you have endometriosis? Try these things.

Got your period? You’ve got options!

Need an MRI? Save money at Gateway.  

There are lots of reasons you or someone you know might need an MRI—joint problems, stroke, disorders of the eye and inner ear, and plenty more. There are also lots of reasons to get your next MRI at Gateway Hancock Health, including the amount of money you might be able to save. An MRI, X-ray, and any of the imaging at Gateway is, on average, 70% less than what you’d probably pay at a hospital. Learn more.

Hank’s Dad Joke of the Week

Q: What kind of shoes does Hank wear whenever he wears shoes?

A: Open toad sandals.

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We Make Health Possible

As East Central Indiana’s population grows, we’re putting health care where people need it most. Besides Hancock Regional Hospital, ranked as one of the nation’s safest by the Lown Hospital Index, our network includes more than 30 other locations near your home or work.

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