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Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
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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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Fort HealthCare Hosting Free Concussion Management Seminar

webadmin webadmin January 26, 2017 0 Comments

Fort HealthCare’s Concussion Management Team with the Fort HealthCare Therapy & Sport Center are hosting a free seminar for the public titled Evidence-Based Practice for Concussion Management on Monday, March 6, 2017 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. The presentation will take place at the Fort Memorial Hospital Auditorium, located at 611 Sherman Avenue East in Fort Atkinson. […]

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Fort HealthCare Movin' & Losin' for Families Class Begins January 16 & 17

webadmin webadmin January 3, 2017 0 Comments

 Fort HealthCare is bringing back Movin’ & Losin’ for Families for families with children ages 5-16 who are interested in eating healthier and starting a fitness routine. The class is 8-10 weeks long with new topics being taught each week related to diet and goal setting, followed by exercise. The course is designed to guide […]

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Fort HealthCare Hosting FREE World Diabetes Day Health Event - November 14

webadmin webadmin November 4, 2016 0 Comments

Diabetes is a chronic health condition that currently has no cure, and up to 70 percent of type 2 diabetes cases can be prevented or delayed through modifying habits and adopting a healthier lifestyle. To help spread the word regarding treatment and the search for a cure, World Diabetes Day is held each November, which […]

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Mammograms for Early Breast Cancer Detection

webadmin webadmin October 26, 2016 0 Comments

Mammograms are an important breast cancer screening tool for women. The National Breast Cancer Foundation estimates over 200,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer each year. One in eight women either currently has or will develop breast cancer in her lifetime, and eight out of nine women diagnosed with breast cancer have no family […]

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Fort HealthCare Center for Women's Health Welcomes Elizabeth Lynk, MD

webadmin webadmin September 16, 2016 0 Comments

Fort HealthCare is pleased to welcome a new obstetrician to its team of women’s health providers. Elizabeth Lynk, MD joins Julie Mokhtar, DO, Christine Chuppa, MD, Nancy Aguirre, MD, and Joyce Dedrick, APNP and the staff at Fort HealthCare Center for Women’s Health, seeing patients by appointment at the clinic in Fort Atkinson. Dr. Lynk […]

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Fall Wellness Classes Available

webadmin webadmin September 2, 2016 0 Comments

To help you keep up the momentum of staying active from summer into fall, or to begin a new wellness routine, Fort HealthCare has posted several new sessions of wellness classes online. Registration is required. Costs, schedules, and class descriptions can be found at or call (920) 568-5475 for more information or to register. […]

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View Test Results Through MyCompass

webadmin webadmin April 7, 2016 0 Comments

Fort HealthCare’s MyCompass on-line patient portal uses the Cerner electronic health record to offer you quick and easy access to much of your health record’s most critical information.  With MyCompass, you can access your medical history and test results, review information specific to your medical care, request prescription refills, and manage appointments. MyCompass is the newest way to […]

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Fort HealthCare’s Fifth Annual Rock the Walk Coming Soon!

webadmin webadmin August 28, 2015 0 Comments

Rock the Walk is Fort HealthCare’s free, eight-week, physical activity challenge that invites all community members and employees of local businesses to invest in their health and compete for great prizes. Fort HealthCare is on a mission to improve the health and well-being of our communities. Let’s band together to rock our fitness goals this […]

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