Dog owners interested in volunteering their time and their pooch’s time to help others are encouraged to take the required first step of attending the Centegra Health System Caring Paws Animal Assisted Therapy Program. A one-day Handler Training Workshop will be from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 13 at
Team brings clinical expertise to Centegra Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine Clinics
Woodstock, Ill. – Centegra Health System is pleased to welcome Majercik Physical Therapy, 201 Throop Street in Woodstock, Ill., to Centegra Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine Clinics. Majercik’s team joined Centegra June 1.
“The affiliation with Centegra allows us to offer integrated
Centegra Health System will offer two free lectures in June to provide the community an opportunity to learn more about a variety of health topics. Community members will hear a physician speak about an irregular heartbeat and a dietitian speak about symptom prevention for celiac disease.
When a heart is not
Centegra Sage Cancer Center will host its fifth annual Cancer Survivors Day Celebration from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 7 at the Centegra Sage Cancer Center, 4305 Medical Center Dr., McHenry, Ill. Cancer survivors are invited to attend and need to register on or before Wednesday, June 3. To
Centegra Health System’s nationally recognized breast health program acknowledges 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 June.
Women are encouraged to attend a Mammo Monday event on their own or bring their mothers,
Audrey Ballard Nursing Scholarship provides funding for tuition, fees, books
McHENRY — The Centegra Health System Auxiliary invites individuals who have been accepted into nursing programs to apply for the Audrey Ballard Nursing Scholarship. The $3,000 scholarship provides financial assistance to nursing students for the 2015-2016 academic year.
“We are pleased to
Centegra Health System will offer free screenings for oral, head and neck cancer from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 11 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. Mobeen Shirazi,
Centegra Health System recently honored Scott Brown, president and chief executive officer of Sage Products, with the Centegra Community Leader of the Year Award.
The Centegra Community Leader of the Year Award is given to individuals who have demonstrated service that has resulted in improvements and contributions to our community’s health.
Health system encourages early detection during colorectal cancer awareness month
McHENRY — To recognize Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in March, Centegra Health System and the Get Checked! Program offer free fecal occult blood test (FOBT) kits to the community. These kits help clinicians detect small amounts of blood in the stool
Pediatrician brings more than 15 years of experience to team
CRYSTAL LAKE – Centegra Physician Care welcomes Dr. Lisa Messinger to its pediatric practice in Crystal Lake, 360 Station Drive. Messinger is a board-certified pediatrician who will begin seeing patients Feb. 24.
She received her medical degree from University of Texas Medical