Fort Memorial Hospital
611 Sherman Avenue East
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
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Fort HealthCare awarded 2016 Top Workplaces honor

Fort HealthCare has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement. Several aspects of workplace culture were measured, including Alignment, […]

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Fort HealthCare Celebrates National Medical Transcriptionist Week May 15 thru 21

This year’s theme is “Experts in Health Care – Patients Depend on Our Precision”. Healthcare documentation specialists ensure the integrity of clinical documentation. They are a skilled workforce that produces quality documentation. They consistently achieve documentation accuracy rates greater than 99%. Integrity of information, which is expected by patients, consumers, stakeholders, and other interested parties […]

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Campbell Bequest Helps Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation at Fort HealthCare

Everyone leaves a legacy – by intention or by default. That legacy is built by the choices we make.  The character of our relationships with family and friends, the impact of the work we do and our involvement in community are what we talk about when we celebrate someone’s life. Joan and Michael Campbell’s legacy […]

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Direct Access to Physical Therapy

Fort HealthCare‘s outpatient physical therapy provides self-referral through direct access. Physical therapy patients at Fort HealthCare can now self-refer for evaluation and treatment of common musculoskeletal conditions. This practice, called direct access, has been a law in the State of Wisconsin since 1987 and allows physical therapists to provide direct care.  Direct access is a safe […]

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View Test Results Through MyCompass

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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Health Information Professionals Week Promotes ‘Accurate Information, Quality Care’ During 27th Annual Celebration

The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) will honor and celebrate health information professionals during the 27th annual Health Information Professionals (HIP) Week April 3-9, 2016. This year’s theme is “Accurate Information, Quality Care.” “Increasingly, accurate and timely health information is becoming healthcare’s greatest asset,” said AHIMA CEO Lynne Thomas Gordon, MBA, RHIA, FACHE, CAE, […]

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Jim Nelson receives WHEFA Award of Excellence

 Special congratulations to James Nelson, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Fort HealthCare for winning the 2016 Wisconsin Health and Educational Facilities Authority (WHEFA) Award of Excellence, this annual award is given to someone in the industry that exemplifies excellence in their respective field. “We were pleased to present this award to Jim […]

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Occupational Therapy Month

APRIL IS OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY MONTH! What is Occupational Therapy? If it any point in your life illness, injury, or disability prevents you from effectively or independently functioning in one or more “occupational” areas, then it is the job of Occupational Therapy. An occupational therapist (OT) provides intervention which will help you regain function, maintain level […]

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Women Who Care Luncheon Event

Women Who CARE held a luncheon at Fort HealthCare on St. Patrick’s Day.  Amy Podmolik, a registered dietician and certified diabetes educator, gave a presentation about the impact of circadian rhythms on weight management.  She emphasized the importance of a good breakfast, a balanced lunch and lowering intake in the evening as the most successful […]

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Fort HealthCare Community Dental Clinic Donations

In honor of Dental Health Month (February) Fort HealthCare’s School Nurse program decided it would be wonderful if patients of Jefferson County Dental Clinic could go home with a toothbrush, toothpaste, gel after their visit to the clinic. The school districts in which the school nurses serve as well as Fort HealthCare Hospital and clinics […]

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