News from Ministry Saint Michael's Hospital in Stevens Point, WI

Ministry Saint Michael’s Hospital awards $6,600 to YMCA/Boys and Girls Club programs

April 09, 2015

(Stevens Point, Wis.) – Ministry Saint Michael’s Hospital in Stevens Point is pleased to announce the selection of the 95210 obesity prevention program of the Stevens Point Area YMCA and the Triple Play Program of the Portage County Boys & Girls Club as Community Improvement Partner Organizations.

Celebrate local leaders

March 26, 2015

(Stevens Point, Wis.) – Saint Michael’s Foundation to present local leaders with the Quality of Life Leadership Award at the 22nd Annual Community Leadership Celebration, Saturday, April 25 at the Stevens Point Country Club, 6 pm. Tickets are available through Saint Michael’s Foundation at 715-343-3259.

Free wellness event with best-selling author Dr. Ann Kulze: Learn ways to ‘Weigh Less for Life’

March 26, 2015

(Stevens Point, Wis.) – Ministry Health Care to host a free community wellness event featuring physician, best-selling author, and motivational speaker, Dr. Ann Kulze on April 13, 5-7 pm, Dreyfus University Center on the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point campus.

Children’s Miracle Network: Put Your Money Where the Miracles Are

March 26, 2015

(Stevens Point, Wis.) – Nine-year-old Lindsey Krueger, of Custer, falls 20 feet from a tree resulting in a severe head injury. Leukemia is the diagnosis a Merrill family hears about their 7-year-old son, Wyatt Olivotti. An expecting mom from Woodruff, Lindsey Schoonover, learns her unborn little girl Leah Handrick, now 4 years old, would be born with an opening in her spine.

Ministry Health Care offers free program on headache treatment

March 18, 2015

(Stevens Point, Wis.) – Do you suffer from migraines, cluster headaches, or stress headaches? Have you ever wondered when a headache isn’t “just a headache”? Jacqueline Bailey, APNP, a clinician with Ministry Medical Group Department of Neurology will present a free informative talk about headaches, their causes, and treatment options available on April 9, 6:30 pm in the Oak Conference Room at 2501 Main Street in Stevens Point.

Ministry Sports Medicine Athletic Trainers credentialed in concussion management

March 18, 2015

(Stevens Point, Wis.) – Five Certified Athletic Trainers from Ministry Sports Medicine recently completed advanced training and are now credentialed in concussion management thru the ImPACT Trained Athletic Trainer (ITAT) program.

Ministry Living Well honored as 2015 Best of Home Care Provider Choice Award

March 09, 2015

(Stevens Point, Wis.) – Ministry Living Well was recently honored as a winner of the "2015 Best of Home Care Provider of Choice Award" by Home Care Pulse, the top home care quality assurance firm in the nation.

Ministry Health Care Worksite Wellness Summit and free public evening event

March 09, 2015

(Stevens Point, Wis.) – “Making Your Worksite Wellness Strategy a Business Advantage,” a Ministry Health Care Worksite Wellness Summit, will be held Monday, April 13 in the Laird Room in the UWSP Dreyfus University Center at UW-Stevens Point.

Caring cards help purchase AEDs for community

February 09, 2015

(Stevens Point, Wis.) – Throughout the month of February Saint Michael’s Foundation offers Valentine’s Day/Caring Cards for purchase. Proceeds benefit the CAST Fund.

Saint Michael’s Foundation receives oral health grant

February 05, 2015

Saint Michael’s Foundation receives oral health grant to expand dental care for low-income families.

Adventure 212 gifts $3,800 to Saint Michael’s Foundation

January 30, 2015

Adventure 212 Fitness presented Saint Michael’s Foundation $3,800, Wednesday, Jan. 28. Last month, Adventure 212 promoted a healthy behavior campaign titled 10 for $10 that allowed participants to purchase 10 visits to Adventure 212 for $10.

Saint Michael’s Foundation receives gift to support Cardiac Arrest Survival Team

January 30, 2015

Central Wisconsin Electric Coop presented $800 to Saint Michael’s Foundation on Jan. 28 in support of their Cardiac Arrest Survival Team (CAST) Fund.