News from Ministry Medical Group

Ministry Health Care Supports Local Soccer

April 03, 2014

(WOODRUFF, WI) – Ministry Medical Group in Woodruff, and Howard Young Medical Center, contributed $1,000 to support the Greater Lakeland American Youth Soccer Organization (GLAYSO). Each Saturday during the season, an average of 400 children from Minocqua, Woodruff, and the surrounding communities, participate in youth soccer games at Arbor Vitae - Woodruff School.

Ties That Bind Us to host Colors of Cancer 5K Run and Walk in Crandon

April 03, 2014

(WOODRUFF, WI) – Let your true colors shine at the Colors of Cancer 5K Run and Walk on Saturday, May 3, at 10 a.m. at the historic Crandon International Off-Road Raceway.

Learn about Laser Vision Correction Surgery Options

April 02, 2014

(Stevens Point, WI) – Ministry Medical Group Ophthalmology Department hosts free program on Laser Vision Correction Surgery Options on Tuesday, April 29, 6- 7 pm, Oak Room, 2501 Main Street in Stevens Point.

Ministry Medical Group Woodruff Clinic Offers Free Education Events

March 28, 2014

(WOODRUFF, WI) – Would you like to learn how “you” are the best medicine? Find out more at “Circle of Health, Reflections on Wellness and Balance in our lives,” a free educational program provided by Ministry Medical Group in Woodruff. There are two opportunities to attend the one-hour seminar on Wednesday, April 9, at 12 p.m. or at 5 p.m.

Ministry Medical Group and Expera Celebrating 10 years of Rolling out a Healthy Workforce

March 17, 2014

At a time when companies are looking hard at every dollar spent, finding money to provide additional wellness services for employees may seem like a costly extravagance. Paul Winter, Safety Manager for Expera Specialty Solutions, LLC, was confident that adding health care services on site was the right thing to do– for employees as well as the bottom line.

Designer eyewear show

March 04, 2014

(Stevens Point, WI) – Ministry Medical Group Optical Department offers a designer eyewear showing March 27 and March 28 from 9 am – 5 pm at Ministry Medical Group, 900 Illinois Ave.

Ministry Medical Group in Rhinelander is a CaptionCall® Provider for Hearing Impaired

February 24, 2014

(RHINELANDER, WI) – The audiology department at Ministry Medical Group in Rhinelander is proud to be a CaptionCall® provider.

Clinic offers Free Educational Session on Anxiety

February 21, 2014

(TOMAHAWK, WI) – Ministry Medical Group in Tomahawk is hosting an educational session on anxiety on Tuesday, March 11, from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m., in the Spruce Room at Ministry Sacred Heart Hospital, located at 401 West Mohawk Drive.

Ministry Health Care Supports Great Headwaters Trails

February 05, 2014

(EAGLE RIVER, WI) – Ministry Medical Group in Eagle River, and Ministry Eagle River Memorial Hospital, recently contributed $500 to support Great Headwaters Trails (GHT). GHT exists to create a 40 mile system of family-friendly community walking and biking trails for eastern Vilas County. The Great Headwaters Trails board is committed to Goal 2020 – having the whole system in place by the end of the decade.

MMG Names New President Robert Sookochoff, MD, Named to MMG Leadership Role

January 31, 2014

(MILWAUKEE, WI)— Robert Sookochoff, MD, has been named of President of Ministry Medical Group (MMG). Dr. Sookochoff has more than 30 years of family-practice experience including: outpatient, inpatient, emergency department and obstetrics care. He has been practicing medicine since 1981.

Olga Barchugova, MD, Earns Certification in Obesity Medicine

January 30, 2014

Olga Barchugova, M.D., a board certified Family Medicine Specialist at Ministry Medical Group in Weston recently passed the American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) certification exam for obesity medicine physicians.

Power Restored at Ministry Medical Group in Rhinelander

January 24, 2014

(RHINELANDER, WI) – At 10:30 p.m. Thursday, January 23, all power was restored at Ministry Medical Group (MMG), and the James Beck Cancer Center in Rhinelander, located at 2251 North Shore Drive. A power outage Thursday morning was caused by a transformer failure.

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