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Centegra to open health center in Kane County

WEST DUNDEE, Ill. — Centegra Health System will open a new immediate care center in Kane County Tuesday, April 19. Centegra Health Center-West Dundee, 1925 Huntley Road, will offer community members walk-in non-emergent care, X-ray and laboratory services, occupational health and rehabilitation services. “Patients deserve to have access to high-quality care read more

Centegra to offer life-saving screening packages in April, May

McHENRY, Ill.--Staying active helps individuals maintain their overall health and wellness. Centegra’s health screenings add additional security to help community members stay ahead of illnesses and diseases. From identifying high cholesterol and diabetes to detecting risk for stroke, heart disease and other life-threatening diseases, community members can learn whether or not read more

Centegra encourages women to take control of breast and bone heatlh

Centegra Health System’s nationally recognized breast health program underscores the importance of early detection and urges women to stay ahead of breast cancer. Women are encouraged to attend a Mammo Monday event on their own or bring their mothers, daughters, sisters and friends to a special, private setting to take control read more

Free oral, head and neck cancer screenings at Centegra

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McHENRY — Centegra Health System will offer free screenings for oral, head and neck cancer from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 23 at the Centegra Sage Cancer Center, 4305 Medical Center Drive in McHenry. Space is limited and registration is required. Register by calling 877-CENTEGRA (877-236-8347). During the screenings, Dr. read more

Centegra to offer free test kits to screen for colorectal cancer

McHENRY — To recognize Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in March, Centegra Health System partners with Gavers Community Cancer Foundation to offer free fecal occult blood test (FOBT) kits to the community. These kits help clinicians detect small amounts of blood in the stool as a way to screen for colorectal cancers. Excluding read more

Centegra to offer advice for preventing colorectal cancer

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Taking action early can be the best defense for colorectal cancer. Join Brant Lutsi, MD, an independent gastroenterologist on the medical staff at Centegra Health System, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March. 24 for the free lecture, “The ABCs of Colorectal Cancer,” at Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center-Huntley, 10450 read more

Therapeutic hypothermia protocol enhanced at Centegra Hospital-McHenry

McHENRY, Ill. —For people who are suffering heart attacks, every minute matters. That is why Centegra Hospital-McHenry (CH-M) nurses have collaborated to improve heart attack protocols. They began a new alert system in December 2015 to make sure patients receive an advanced treatment called therapeutic hypothermia even faster. Therapeutic hypothermia lowers read more

Centegra to offer life-saving screening packages in March

McHENRY, Ill — Staying active helps individuals maintain their overall health and wellness. Centegra’s health screenings add additional security to help community members stay ahead of illnesses and diseases. From identifying high cholesterol and diabetes to detecting risk for stroke, heart disease and other life-threatening diseases, community members can learn whether read more