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Andrew Luck Helicopters into His First Indy 500 With Two Riley at IU Health Kids

Most folks attending the Indy 500 will arrive by car, bus or even shuttle service. But not MaKenzi Rooksberry, 11, of Jasonville, Ind., and Johliel Austin, 14, of Indianapolis. These Riley at IU Health kids will join Andrew Luck, quarterback of the...

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NASA Astronaut Visits Patients at Riley at IU Health

Three, two, one … blast off! Pediatric patients got a taste of outer space today when NASA embarked on its latest mission: sending an astronaut and NASA scientist to Riley at IU Health. Patients gathered in a playroom for a rare opportunity to learn what it’s...

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Riley at IU Health Expands Children’s Health Care Network

Prominent group of private pediatric practices joins Riley at IU Health Physicians From annual physicals to vaccines, a growing number of families can claim a new partner in their journey to support the everyday health care needs of...

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Andrew Luck Strengthens Commitment to the Kids at Riley at IU Health

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Andrew Luck, quarterback of the Indianapolis Colts, is deepening his commitment to Riley at IU Health and has agreed to donate funds and his time to support the Riley at IU Health School Program which ensures that young patients can stay on track academically while...

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Riley at IU Health Launches Bold New Program to Protect Brains of Vulnerable Infants

More than a third of all infants admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Riley at IU Health are either born with, or at high risk for, serious brain complications. These include seizures, brain bleeds, the effects of oxygen deprivation and the...

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Riley at IU Health Hosts 10th Annual NICU Reunion

More than 1,000 people are expected to attend the 10th annual Riley at IU Health reunion for families and “graduates” of its neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) tomorrow. The reunion, held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. this Saturday, September 14, offers families the chance to...

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Riley at IU Health Announces Major Expansion with Launch of ‘Riley at IU Health Physicians’

In an effort to connect more children and families with the expertise of Indiana’s only nationally ranked children’s hospital, Riley at IU Health has launched “Riley at IU Health Physicians”—poised to become a statewide children’s healthcare network. Riley at IU...

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Patients to Play Role of Doctor at ‘Teddy Bear Clinic’

Riley at IU Health Child Life Week Celebration in Full Swing Patients at Riley at IU Health will be given the chance to play the role of doctor today, when the Simon Family Tower lobby is transformed into a Teddy Bear Clinic. Patients will be bringing in...

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Parents Magazine Ranks Riley at IU Health Among the Nation's Top Children's Hospitals

Parents magazine today named Riley at IU Health one of the top pediatric standouts in the United States. The magazine ranked Riley at IU Health 11th overall and extended particular recognition to the hospital in two pediatric specialty areas, ranking it 4th in...

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First Robotic Surgery Performed at Riley at IU Health

A team of pediatric urologists has performed the first robotic surgery at Riley at IU Health, making it the only children's hospital in the state to provide the capability on site. Compared to traditional "open" surgery, there are advantages to doing some...

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