Centegra Health System encourages community members to receive influenza vaccinations during National Influenza Vaccination Week Dec. 8 through Dec. 14.
People who receive vaccinations in December give their bodies enough time to develop immunity against influenza before flu season becomes most intense, which is typically in January and February. Centegra offers
Centegra Health System has been awarded the Healthiest Employer in Illinois Award in the category of 1,500 to 5,000 employees, sponsored by Crain’s Chicago Business. Centegra was the only health system in Illinois to receive this recognition.
“This recognition aligns with our mission to provide quality health care and promote wellness,”
Centegra Health System offers a support group for patients and family members who are affected by sleep disordered breathing. The A.W.A.K.E. (Alert, Well and Keeping Energetic) Support Group is part of the American Sleep Apnea Association network.
A.W.A.K.E. meets quarterly and provides education and an opportunity to share ideas with others
Mark Millare has joined Centegra Health System as an in-person counselor (IPC) for the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as health care reform. He will be fully trained and certified as an IPC by the end of November.
Millare’s position was made possible by a grant from the McHenry County
This November in recognition of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, Centegra Health System offers free low-dose CT lung screenings to long-time smokers to detect lung cancer in its earliest and most treatable stages. The screenings typically cost $299 at Centegra.
The National Lung Cancer Screening Trial says CT lung screenings may prevent
Many employees of Sage Products LLC will take their kids to work Saturday, Nov. 23. It won’t be business as usual, however, when the families arrive in Cary. Sage employees have been invited to bring their children to free cardiac and concussion screenings through a special program offered by Centegra
Vascular disease is among the leading causes of death in the United States, yet is generally asymptomatic until a catastrophic event occurs, such as a stroke or aneurysm rupture. Although preventive screening is available, millions of Americans at risk for stroke or death from vascular disorders remain unaware of their
Centegra Health System continues to sponsor Mammo Monday events and its U+2 program throughout McHenry County during December.
Women are encouraged to attend a Mammo Monday event on their own or bring their mother, daughters, sisters and friends to a special, private setting to take control of their breast and bone
Children who have died from conception to shortly after live birth will be memorialized during Centegra Health System’s annual candlelight service at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9 at Church of the Holy Apostles, 5211 Bull Valley Road, McHenry. The service is designed for people of all faiths, including those who do
Centegra Health System is pleased to share the news that on Nov. 8 Will County Circuit Court Judge Bobbi Petrungaro upheld the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board’s decision to approve Centegra Hospital-Huntley. The ruling in favor of the hospital project ends a yearlong lawsuit and propels the project