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.
Centegra Health System announces it will host a provider panel on the main stage at the upcoming Centegra Health Strong Woman Event. Six experts will talk about topics ranging from cardiology and orthopedics to breast health and overall wellness. They will speak prior to the event’s keynote speaker, Kelly Corrigan.
Centegra Hospital-Huntley, Centegra Hospital-McHenry and Centegra Hospital-Woodstock will implement an influenza visitor restriction policy Tuesday, Feb. 7 to protect patients and visitors from influenza and flu-related illnesses. Hospital visiting hours will continue to be 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily.
“We continue to see a rise in the number of patients
Centegra Health System urges women to stay ahead of breast cancer by receiving regular screening mammograms.
Women are encouraged to attend Centegra’s enhanced Mammo Monday event in February to take control of their breast health. During the event’s new extended hours, attendees can bring their mothers, daughters, sisters and friends to
Centegra Health System will offer a free physician lecture to provide community members information about chronic heart failure management.
Dr. Max J. Liebo, an independent, board-certified cardiologist on the medical staff of Centegra, will present, “Managing Chronic Heart Failure” from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21 at the Centegra Hospital-Huntley
For the fourth consecutive year, Centegra Health System will offer “Wine and Dine Your Heart.”
Dr. Thomas J. Hinkamp, a board-certified cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon on the medical staff of Centegra Health System, starts off heart month with this special physician lecture from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7 at
The 11th annual Centegra Health Strong Woman Event will provide education and entertainment to empower women to make their health a priority. The event will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 23 at the Holiday Inn in Crystal Lake, 800 South Route 31. The cost is $10
Centegra Health System will offer a free lecture in January about the latest advancements in heart defect treatments.
Dr. Elizabeth Retzer, a board-certified interventional cardiologist with Centegra Physician Care-Cardiology will present “Mending Hearts: Advancements in the Treatment of Heart Defects” from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24 at the Centegra
Life is difficult but managing health shouldn’t have to be. In 2017, Centegra Health System’s experts will offer tips and tools to help community members achieve their health and wellness goals.
Hashtag #CentegraHealthy encourages individuals to talk about their 2017 wellness journey. By doing so, participants could be entered for a
HUNTLEY, Ill. –After a low-key New Year’s Eve playing cards with friends, Karel Roth and Greg Roth didn’t get to go to sleep. The Wonder Lake couple instead drove to Centegra Hospital-Huntley, where Karel delivered McHenry County’s first baby of the year, their son Korben Scott Roth. The new baby