West Bend, Wis. — Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin St. Joseph’s Hospital, 3200 Pleasant Valley Road, West Bend, will host a community blood drive Thursday, Sept. 13, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Participants will be automatically entered to win a tailgate package to see the “green and gold” at Lambeau Field.
From Fox6 — The Medical College of Wisconsin in partnership with Froedtert & MCW health network is asking you to help support critical cancer research by stepping out on Saturday, Sept. 22!
From Today's TMJ4 — Glorine loved being a nurse. For 23 years she was a nurse in the Gastrointestinal Clinic at Froedtert Hospital. In 2005, she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS). These days Glorine returns to Froedtert & MCW Multiple Sclerosis Clinic as a patient.
Froedtert Hospital is the only Milwaukee hospital and one of just three in Wisconsin to earn a 2017/2018 Consumer Loyalty Award from National Research Corporation (NRC) Health.
From Today's TMJ4 — A Milwaukee doctor says a headache after a summer storm is not surprising. Frederick Freitag, DO, a Froedtert & MCW neurologist, explains you can feel changes in your body, even before a storm hits.
A new dental clinic for medically underserved people living in Waukesha County and the surrounding area is now open in Menomonee Falls.
West Bend, Wis. — Applications for grants from the Healthy Community Fund are now being accepted and are due Sept. 14, 2018.
On July 25, 2018, Froedtert Health acquired the former Wisconsin Heart Hospital property at 10000 W. Bluemound Road, Wauwatosa, from Ascension Wisconsin. The two organizations have been engaged in discussions over the past several months regarding the site. Patients have not been seen at that location since the Heart Hospital closed in July 2016.
TJ Kreye, critical care technician in the St. Joseph’s Hospital Emergency Department, has been posthumously recognized with St. Joseph’s Hospital’s first-ever Sunflower Award. TJ passed away unexpectedly April 18 after a long battle with epilepsy.
Froedtert Hospital has been recognized by the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) as a Patient Financial Communications Best Practices Adopter.
From cancernetwork.com — In a multi-presenter session during the 43rd Oncology Nursing Society Congress, Elizabeth Malosh, MSN, RN, NE-BC, nursing manager of ambulatory cancer, discussed her presentation, “24-Hour Oncology Clinic: From Concept to Reality,” highlighting the implementation of the Froedtert & MCW 24-hour oncology clinic.
Janelle Wieczorek, West Bend, Emergency Department RN, has been recognized with St. Joseph’s Hospital’s fourth quarter DAISY Award for her “loving soul” and compassion.
From FOX6 — Cancer care doesn't happen to someone from nine-to-five — then take a break. Neither should cancer care. Liz Malosh, a registered nurse who manages the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin 24-hour Cancer Clinic, and Lauren Lanza, a patient who used the clinic, joined FOX6 WakeUp. The 24-Hour Cancer Clinic is a unique concept and one of only a handful in the country.