From Urban Milwaukee — A partnership of Milwaukee County and area health systems is being honored by a good government organization for their work on the new Mental Health Emergency Center, 1525 N. 12th St. The project is a partnership between the county and four of the region’s largest health systems: Froedtert Health, Ascension Wisconsin, Advocate Aurora Health and Children’s Wisconsin.
From WUWM 89.7 — Peter Dietrich, MD, assistant professor with a specialty in men’s health and fertility at the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network, talks with Lake Effect about some of the reasons more men are seeking vasectomies in Wisconsin after the overturning of Roe v. Wade.
From Becker’s ASC Review — Leaders at Newsweeks' top-rated ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) in Wisconsin, Iowa and Alabama discuss their secrets for success and advice for other ASC leaders, including Mark Behl, executive vice president and COO of Froedtert Health.
Mevion selected to provide proton therapy technology to the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network
Froedtert Hospital Community Investment Fund grants $250,000 to six non-profits for health and wellness programs
Froedtert Health’s sustained investments build tomorrow’s health care workforce and stronger communities
Milwaukee, Wis. — Froedtert Health continues to actively invest in the future of the health care workforce by expanding the pool of highly skilled health care workers in Southeastern Wisconsin.
From Fox 6 — A breast cancer education resource fair was held Oct. 8, at Froedtert Hospital Clinical Cancer Center. It was a partnership between Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, along with the Wisconsin chapter of the Sigma Gamma Rho sorority.
From Fox 6 — A Froedtert & MCW cancer patient is thanking his care team in an artistic way. To celebrate his anniversary, Lawrence Murphy creates a one-of-a-kind doctor’s coat to honor a member of his care team. This year, he honors William Hall, MD, his radiation oncologist.
From TMJ4 — Froedtert & MCW health network announced a new partnership with ThedaCare that will provide Wisconsinites with expanded and convenient access to advanced levels of specialty care and medicine. These Froedtert & MCW specialty services include heart and lung transplants, and advanced heart failure services. ThedaCare will provide care before and after these advanced treatments.
ThedaCare and Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin announce partnership to expand access to the most advanced levels of care
From TMJ4 — The United States crossed a major milestone: Conducting its one millionth organ transplant. Evan Williams is grateful to be one of that million. Last year he received a phone call that saved his life. "All of a sudden I saw Froedtert [Hospital] calling and so I answered the phone and it was the Transplant Team saying, 'Hey, Evan, we found a match for you,'" said Williams.
Ian Schwartz, MD, named executive vice president and chief clinical officer for Froedtert & MCW health network
Without a single cut, lung valve procedure helps emphysema patients breathe easier. The only problem: Not enough people know about it
From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel — About two years ago, John McLees' lungs had become so badly damaged that he could barely get from one side of his small condo to the other without feeling like he'd just finished an intense workout. McLees' doctors at Froedtert & MCW presented him with a option that wouldn't require a single cut and could easily be reversed if it didn't work. Jonathan Kurman, MD, interventional pulmonologist explained how bronchoscopic lung volume reduction (BLVR) works and how it helps patients with COPD or emphysema.
From the Milwaukee Business Journal — Froedtert Health provided an exclusive tour of the renovated Froedtert Bluemound Campus facility to the Milwaukee Business Journal. The location includes the Froedtert Bluemound Rehabilitation Hospital and a pharmacy, as well as the Froedtert Bluemound Clinics that include dermatology and the Mohs Surgery Clinic.
From CBS 58 — Andres Gonzalez, vice president and chief diversity officer at Froedtert Health, talked about the Project Search program and its positive effects on the community.
From WUWM 89.7 — Mary Beth Graham, MD, medical director of infection prevention and control for Froedtert Hospital, joined the Lake Effect show to share more about monkeypox symptoms, prevention methods and vaccination availability.
From medicalexpress.com — In a retrospective, observational study, Bradley H. Crotty, M.D., M.P.H., internal medicine physician, and his Froedtert & MCW colleagues examined the activation of a remote patient monitoring (RPM) program for COVID-19. They determined the remote program is associated with a lower likelihood of hospitalization and shorter length of stay.
From Spectrum News 1 — In just about two years, the Froedtert & MCW Cancer Network will be home to the first location where proton therapy will be available to Wisconsinites battling cancer. Christopher Schultz, MD, FACR, FASTRO, chair and professor in the department of radiation oncology, spoke with Spectrum News 1 about this more advanced and targeted way to treat patients with cancer.