News from Ministry Saint Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield, WI

Children’s Festival features distracted driving simulator

April 21, 2014

Participants at the April Marshfield Children’s Festival had a chance to test their driving skills, or lack thereof, through a joint venture between Kohl’s Cares and Ministry Saint Joseph’s Children’s Hospital.

Stanley teen beats cancer

April 21, 2014

Kyle Lorenz, 18, is looking forward to an important milestone in his life when he graduates this spring from Stanley High School. But it’s not the only milestone he’ll be celebrating. This month, he is also commemorating being two years cancer free.

Ministry receives AORN award

April 14, 2014

Ministry Health Care has received an award from the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN), presented at the organization’s recent 61st annual Surgical Conference and Expo in Chicago. Nearly 5,000 health care professionals and another 5,000 vendors attended.

Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital earns AHA/ASA Award

April 14, 2014

Representatives of various stroke teams and departments at Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital gathered for a photo recently after receiving the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s “Get With the Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.”

Trauma Center is re-verified

April 10, 2014

Ministry Living Well was recently honored as a 2013 winner of the “Best of Home Care Provider of Choice Award” by Home Care Pulse, the top home care quality assurance firm in the nation.

Women for Agriculture donate basket

April 10, 2014

Wisconsin is known for its agriculture. In fact, March 25 is designated Agriculture Day in the state. The Wisconsin Women for Agriculture decided to help observe the occasion by presenting an Ag Basket to the first baby born that day on the Birth Center at Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital.

Spring Fling benefits House of Dove

April 10, 2014

Rock in’ the House, featuring the Pointless Brothers in a benefit for the House of the Dove Hospice Home, will be Saturday, April 12 at the Eagles Club in Marshfield.

Aortic aneurysms topic of Forum 55

April 10, 2014

“Aortic Aneurysm Repair” will be discussed at the next educational session of Forum 55+ the social and educational program sponsored by Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield for those 55 and older.

Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital Earns Trauma Re-verification

April 10, 2014

Central and Northern Wisconsin’s only Adult and Pediatric Level II Trauma Center at Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield, in partnership with Marshfield Clinic, has been re-verified by the Verification Review Committee of the American College of Surgeons (ACS).

Ministry Health Care - Nursing Open House

February 27, 2014

Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield, Wisconsin, will be hosting an Open House on March 14, 2014 from 8am-2pm for experienced nurses and new graduates.

New VP named at MSJH

February 17, 2014

Robin Kretschman, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, has joined Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield as Vice president of Patient Care Services.

Ministry Continues to serve Clark County moms

February 17, 2014

Neillsville Memorial Medical Center’s decision to end its birthing center deliveries doesn’t mean that Clark County mothers-to-be don’t have options for a safe and enjoyable birthing experience.

Learn to write memoirs

February 17, 2014

“Writing Your Memoirs” will be discussed at the next educational session of Forum 55+ the social and educational program sponsored by Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield for those 55 and older.

Nurse earns recent DAISY honor

February 05, 2014

Sandy Olson, 5N RN, is the latest registered nurse at Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital to receive the DAISY award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is given monthly nurses who consistently demonstrate excellence through their clinical expertise and extraordinary compassionate care. They are recognized as outstanding role models in the hospital’s nursing community.