Milwaukee, Wis. – The Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center (JCC) and the Froedtert & MCW health network are pleased to announce that they are partnering to enhance the health of JCC members and bring a new level of services to the North Shore community.
Beginning March 11, 2019, the Froedtert & MCW health network will offer services and programs providing a variety of medical, wellness, support and educational opportunities to members and the public. Services include a rehabilitation clinic located within the JCC’s Milwaukee location, 6255 N. Santa Monica Blvd.
“This partnership represents the JCC at its best: partnering to build a healthier Milwaukee and working with experts who share our vision for serving this community. We’re blessed to be welcoming the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin team to our JCC and look forward to exploring all the ways we can make this partnership meaningful,” said Mark Shapiro, JCC President & Chief Executive Officer.
“We are excited to partner with the JCC and provide rehabilitation services to their members, become a part of the North Shore community and enhance the overall wellness of their members and community at large,” said Jodi LoDuca, executive director of rehabilitation services for the Froedtert & MCW health network.
At the Froedtert & MCW Rehabilitation Clinic at the JCC, staff will provide services including physical therapy, ACL injury care and prevention, neurological rehabilitation, custom orthotics, running analysis, sports therapy, vestibular therapy, aquatic therapy, concussion management, spine therapy and dry needling.
In addition, the partnership calls for Froedtert & MCW experts to provide health screenings and health risk assessments. Also included are plans to offer a series of educational health lectures for JCC members by faculty from the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Appointments for rehabilitation services are available Monday through Friday, with early morning and evening scheduling options. Appointments can be made by calling 414-967-8350.
The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin regional health network is a partnership between Froedtert Health and the Medical College of Wisconsin supporting a shared mission of patient care, innovation, medical research and education. Our health network operates eastern Wisconsin’s only academic medical center and adult Level I Trauma Center at Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, an internationally recognized training and research center engaged in thousands of clinical trials and studies. The Froedtert & MCW health network, which includes five hospitals, one of which is a nationally ranked academic medical center, more than 1,700 physicians and nearly 40 health centers and clinics, draws patients from throughout the Midwest and the nation. In our most recent fiscal year, outpatient visits exceeded 1.1 million, inpatient admissions to our hospitals were 52,483 and visits to our network physicians totaled 979,143.
The Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center (JCC) is a non-profit social services agency founded upon Jewish ethics and values. Committed to meeting the ever-changing needs of the entire community, the JCC strengthens Jewish identity and enriches quality of life through diversified social, educational, recreational, and cultural programs. Operating out of six facilities throughout Wisconsin, the JCC provides the total community with a forum for open dialogue and offers inclusive services for members and guests of all backgrounds. More information on the JCC’s mission, services, and programs can be found at jccmilwaukee.org.