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News: Centegra encourages women to take control of breast and bone health

Mammo Mondays continue in July McHENRY — Centegra Health System’s nationally recognized breast health program recognizes the importance of early detection and urges women to stay ahead of breast cancer. Centegra continues to sponsor Mammo Monday events throughout McHenry County during July. Women are encouraged to attend a Mammo Monday event on read more

News: Get a vascular screening this July

CRYSTAL LAKE — 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 read more

News: Centegra Hospital-McHenry receives top award for cardiac surgery programs

Society of Thoracic Surgeons honors Centegra with three stars for quality care Centegra Hospital-McHenry has received the highest three-star rating for cardiac surgery quality from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS). Approximately 10 percent of hospitals nation wide receive the three-star rating, which denotes the highest category of quality. The STS three-star read more

News: Centegra to host animal-assisted therapy training session

Program trains volunteers to visit people in hospitals, nursing homes, schools McHENRY – Centegra Health System encourages community members to consider supporting patients and health care providers through the Pet Partners Therapy Animal Program. The next training session will be from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 14 at Centegra read more

News: Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Centers offer specials in June

Enjoy summer at the region’s leading fitness centers CRYSTAL LAKE – This June, Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Centers in Crystal Lake and Huntley are offering membership and spa specials, student memberships, free lectures, summer camps, and more. Join for $75 For a limited time, single and family memberships begin at $75. Visit healthbridgefitness.com read more

News: Centegra encourages women to take control of breast and bone health

Mammo Mondays and U+2 continue in June McHENRY — Centegra Health System’s nationally recognized breast health program recognizes the importance of early detection and urges women to stay ahead of breast cancer. Centegra continues to sponsor Mammo Monday events and its U+2 program throughout McHenry County during June. Women are encouraged to read more

News: Centegra vascular screenings offered in June

Technicians, equipment part of mobile health unit service CRYSTAL LAKE — 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 read more

News: Learn to spot stroke symptoms, understand your risk at free talk

Neurologist to teach community members how to decrease stroke risk factors HUNTLEY – Centegra Physician Care neurologist Dr. Timothy Upchurch will help community members understand their risk for stroke at a free lecture from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 21 at Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center-Huntley, 10450 Algonquin Rd. People read more

News: Centegra plans Cancer Survivors Day celebration for June 1

Survivors, families and health care providers to enjoy food, fun, fellowship McHENRY – Centegra Health System invites cancer survivors and their families to celebrate Cancer Survivors Day at the Centegra Sage Cancer Center. The event will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 1. Call 877-CENTEGRA (236-8347) by May 28 to read more

News: Radiation oncologist named cancer liaison physician by national program

Imperato to evaluate, interpret, report performance data McHENRY – Dr. Joseph Imperato recently received a three-year appointment as cancer liaison physician for the cancer program at Centegra Health System. Cancer liaison physicians are integral to cancer programs accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC). Imperato, an independent fellowship read more