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Fort HealthCare Urges Individuals to Establish Their Medical Wishes Early

webadmin webadmin January 30, 2018 0 Comments

Establishing your medical wishes is also called Advance Care Planning, which is a planning process for individuals and loved ones to understand and discuss possible future health choices that may need to be made. An Advance Directive, or Healthcare Power of Attorney, is a legal document that lets you name another person (who becomes your […]

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Fort HealthCare Therapy & Sport Offers Early Season Golf Tactics Class this March

webadmin webadmin January 24, 2018 0 Comments

Fort HealthCare Therapy & Sport Center is offering Early Season Golf Tactics instruction to help keep golfers conditioned for their sport through the winter. The class is four weeks long, running on Wednesdays, March 7, 14, 21, and 28, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the center. The center is located at 1504 Madison […]

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Fort HealthCare Welcomes Pediatrician Catherine Sweeney, MD

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Fort HealthCare is pleased to welcome a new pediatrician to its team of providers. Catherine Sweeney, MD joins Donald Williams, MD, Katherine Lemon, MD, Julia Dewey, MD, Heidi Jennrich, APNP, and Lauren Mayer, APNP, seeing patients by appointment at Fort HealthCare Pediatrics in Fort Atkinson. The clinic is located at 500 McMillen Street in Fort […]

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Fort HealthCare Earns Hospitals & Health Networks Magazine's Annual Healthcare's Most Wired™ Award

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Fort HealthCare has once again received the distinction of Most Wired™ Hospital for 2017. This recognition is awarded by the national magazine Hospitals & Health Networks (H&HN) every year to select hospitals across the country via results of their Most Wired™ Survey. The survey was conducted between January 15 and March 15, 2017. Fort HealthCare […]

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Fort HealthCare Hosting Free Seminar About Nasal Congestion

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William Hofmann, MD, otolaryngologist with Fort HealthCare Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists, is hosting a free community seminar about the topic of nasal congestion on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 beginning at 4 p.m. The event will be held in the Community Room at Dwight Foster Public Library, located at 209 Merchants Avenue in Fort Atkinson. […]

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Fort HealthCare Offers Speech Kidz This Summer

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Fort HealthCare Offers Speech Kidz: Speech, Language, and Social Skills Summer Enrichment Program for Children Ages 3-9 Fort HealthCare and the UW-Whitewater College of Education-Communication Sciences & Disorders Department are offering Speech Kidz again this summer for children ages 3-9 who may benefit from the program during part of the summertime. Two different three-week sessions […]

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Fort HealthCare Dermatology - Free Skin Cancer Screening Events

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Dr. Martin Okun, board certified dermatologist with Fort HealthCare Dermatology, will be offering free skin cancer screenings for anyone on Tuesday, May 16th from 4:00-6:00 pm at Reena Senior Living  (Formerly Aster Assisted Living) at 737 Reena Ave., Fort Atkinson and on June 6th from  5-7:00 pm at the Hospital Dermatology Clinic at 611 Sherman […]

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Fort HealthCare Community Weight Loss Challenge - Slimdown 2017

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Fort HealthCare’s sixth annual Slimdown Weight Loss Challenge begins Tuesday, April 11th, with pre-registration beginning on Monday, March 13th. As part of the wellness challenge registration process, weigh-ins will begin on March 27th. More details about the event and the schedule of weigh-in times and locations can be found on the challenge’s website: This […]

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March is colorectal cancer awareness month: Screening saves lives

webadmin webadmin March 6, 2017 0 Comments

March is recognized as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, during which, individuals age 50 or older who have never had a screening colonoscopy, or those with a family history of the disease, are encouraged to speak with their primary care providers about the procedure. Colorectal cancer is currently the second leading cause of cancer deaths […]

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Influenza Virus Cases Rising in Wisconsin: It's Not Too Late for a Flu Shot

webadmin webadmin February 24, 2017 0 Comments

Earlier this week, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) released an announcement that the influenza virus is hitting Wisconsinites hard lately, spiking to 936 confirmed cases as of February 22, 2017, compared to 176 during the same time period last year. The number of cases is monitored each week, and the announcement was released […]

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