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October 3, 2022

Monday Motivation

“I can’t understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I’m frightened of the old ones.”

—John Cage

Meet Dr. Shawn Moore

It’s National Primary Care Week—and we’re celebrating. For starters, take a look back at our welcome blog post for Hancock Family Medicine New Palestine physician Shawn Moore, shortly after he started in 2020. Learn about why he’s excited about our focus on the social determinants of health, and what he likes to do when he’s not at work. 

Making Health Possible

We get it: A health network can be tough to navigate. In honor of National Primary Care Week, Hank is sharing some helpful thoughts about who is the best fit for your needs. Check out a few of the links below, and find even more essential reading at

Who to see? Primary Care vs. ER vs. Immediate Care.     

Internist or GP? Find out which one is right for you. 

Planning ahead? 10 health appointments to make this year. 

Meet Amanda Goldstein with Hancock Family Medicine

We’re so grateful for the physicians across our health network who focus on the indispensable role of primary care. Show some love to the family practitioners in your world this week—and start by celebrating one of our own by watching this video starring Hancock Family Medicine’s Dr. Amanda Goldstein. 

Hank’s Dad Joke of the Week

Q: What do birds give out on halloween?

A: Tweets.

Hancock Health COVID 19 Update 09/27/2022Pharmacy Fun Facts

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.

Learn More about Hancock