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HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital is offering a session on adverse childhood experiences – also known as “ACEs” – and brain development.

The Healing Place, a free service of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital that helps anyone who has experienced a loss and is in need of spiritual and emotional support, is offering the following programs and sessions in December.

A special Christmastime memorial service will be held for families and friends who have experienced a loss due to miscarriage, stillbirth, ectopic pregnancy, early infant death or SIDS in the past year.

The Healing Place, HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital’s Center for Life’s Journeys, will host “The Healing Sounds of Christmas” holiday concert Thursday, December 12 at 7 p.m. at Florian Gardens (2340 Lorch Ave.).

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital is hosting a free monthly support group for community members and their families affected by traumatic brain injuries.

For the 34th year, the Volunteer Partners of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital will sponsor the Love-Light Christmas Tree outdoor lighting ceremony at the hospital.

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital is hosting a free all-day Youth Mental Health First Aid class, open to anyone who would like to learn the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents.

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph's hospitals encourage parents to share the following tips with their children to help reduce their risk of injury during Halloween.

The Healing Place, HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital’s Center for Life’s Journeys, will host “The Healing Sounds of Christmas” holiday concert Thursday, December 12 at 7 p.m. at Florian Gardens (2340 Lorch Ave.). The concert will feature the Eau Claire Master Singers and doors will open at 6 p.m.

The HSHS Sacred Heart Foundation was recently awarded a grant from The Otto Bremer Trust for $100,000. The grant is specifically designated to help support the development of a hybrid operating suite at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital for the treatment of advanced vascular and related diseases.

If you have a teen, you’ll want to join HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals’ 3D Community Health Body.Mind.Spirit. for a presentation called “Warp Speed: Parenting Teens in a Digital Age.”

The Healing Place, a free service of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital that helps anyone who has experienced a loss and is in need of spiritual and emotional support, is offering the following programs and sessions in November.

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital is hosting a session for anyone who would like to learn how to recognize the warning signs that someone may be thinking about suicide, and how to help them on Thursday, Oct. 24, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

The Prevea Cancer Center at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital has hired a new team member to help patients in their fight against cancer.

At a ceremony held yesterday morning at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital, a registered nurse was honored for the extraordinary, compassionate care she provides daily in her role.

HSHS Sacred Heart Foundation will hold its annual Hope Gala fundraising event October 12 at 6:30 p.m. at Florian Gardens, 2340 Lorch Ave.

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals will host their annual “Blessing of the Animals” events on Sunday, September 29.

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital is hosting a unique event for community members to learn about and see in person the Heritage Edition of The Saint John’s Bible on Thursday, October 3 at 6:30 p.m. in the Monsignor Klimek Auditorium.

The Healing Place, a free service of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital that helps anyone who has experienced a loss and is in need of spiritual and emotional support, is offering the following programs and sessions in October.

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital is hosting a free monthly support group for community members affected by Parkinson’s disease.

Share of Western Wisconsin, a pregnancy and infant loss group coordinated by HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals, is hosting a walk to honor babies who have died during pregnancy or shortly after birth.

The Commission on Cancer has granted a three-year renewed accreditation to the Prevea Cancer Center at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital.

Join HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals’ 3D Community Health Body.Mind.Spirit. for an uplifting, refreshing event to help your retune, recalibrate and optimize your optimism.

Join HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals for a presentation on “Maintaining Your Mindset: Obligation or Opportunity,” Wednesday, September 25 at 5 p.m. at 29 Pines/Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center.

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals are collecting winter coats and blankets September 1 until September 30.

The Healing Place, a free service of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital that helps anyone who has experienced a loss and is in need of spiritual and emotional support, is offering the following programs and sessions in September.

Join the Volunteer Partners of HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals for a fun concert Tuesday, September 10, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Regis High School Auditorium, 2100 Fenwick Ave.

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals are hosting American Red Cross blood drives.

Our hospitals are hosting a session for anyone who would like to learn how to recognize the warning signs that someone may be thinking about suicide, and how to help them.

HSHS Sacred Heart Foundation held its 29th annual Golf and Tennis Classic at the Eau Claire Country Club on July 29 with 190 attendees, including golfers, tennis players and volunteers.

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital is hosting a free all-day Youth Mental Health First Aid class, open to anyone who would like to learn the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents.

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals are offering a new breastfeeding support group open to any moms who’d like to learn new ideas, share experiences and gain confidence in breastfeeding.

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital is proud to announce the re-certification of its cardiac rehabilitation program by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation.

The Healing Place, a free service of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital that helps anyone who has experienced a loss and is in need of spiritual and emotional support, is offering the following programs and sessions in August.

With summer temperatures rising, HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals have tips for staying cool and how to know the warning signs of heat-related illnesses, like heat stroke, which requires medical attention.

Summers are synonymous with fairs, festivals, outdoor concerts and carnivals. Here are some tips from HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals on how to stay safe.

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals are pleased to announce that Lisa Laatsch has accepted the role as director of marketing for the two hospitals.

Though fireworks are exciting, festive and fun, HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals want to remind community members that fireworks can also be dangerous.

HSHS Sacred Heart Foundation will hold its annual Golf and Tennis Classic at the Eau Claire Golf & Country Club on July 29. Proceeds from this year’s Classic will benefit mobile mammography.

The Healing Place, a free service of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital that helps anyone who has experienced a loss and is in need of spiritual and emotional support, is offering the following programs and sessions in July.

On June 27, a registered nurse from HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals will be at area pools to share free summer safety tips, sunscreen, sunglasses and bottled water at 1 p.m. at Bernard F. Willi Pool in Chippewa Falls and at 2:30 p.m. at Fairfax Pool in Eau Claire.

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals are pleased to announce that Laura Baalrud has accepted the role as Director of Community Health for the two hospitals.

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital and the Wisconsin Parkinson Association are partnering to host a free educational community event June 21 from 9 a.m. to Noon at Lismore Hotel Eau Claire, 333 Gibson Street.

Later this month, community members will have the chance to tour a mammography bus from eastern Wisconsin as it makes its way to visit the communities of Rice Lake, Ladysmith, Cornell, Menomonie, Mondovi and Arcadia.

There's always a great need for whole blood from healthy donors. It’s a valuable resource that’s in short supply. To help bridge that gap, HSHS St. Joseph’s and Sacred Heart Hospitals are hosting American Red Cross blood drives at the two hospitals later this month.

HSHS Sacred Heart Foundation and HSHS St. Joseph’s Foundations are excited to announce that today Charter Bank gifted $400,000 to help fund a mobile mammography bus that will travel to rural areas and outlying clinics to bring much-needed imaging services to women in those areas.

School will be wrapping up within the next month and that often means a change in sleep schedules. As part of Better Sleep Month, HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital’s accredited sleep disorders center has tips to keep the kids fully rested during summer months.

The Healing Place, a free service of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital that helps anyone who has experienced a loss and is in need of spiritual and emotional support, is offering the following programs and sessions in June.

Share of Western Wisconsin is hosting memorial and burial services for families who have experienced a loss due to miscarriage, stillbirth, ectopic pregnancy, early infant death or SIDS.

Scholarship recipients were named at the HSHS Sacred Heart Foundation annual Caritas Guild dinner, which took place May 7 at the hospital.

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital was recently among 17 hospitals in the state to be recognized by University of Wisconsin Organ and Tissue Donation for the hospital’s ongoing commitment to saving and improving lives through organ and tissue donation.

On May 9 at HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals’ Colleague Service Awards banquet at the Florian Gardens, the colleague and physician award recipients for the two hospitals were announced.

This week, during National Nurses Week, HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals presented the 2019 Nurse Exemplar Awards to two very deserving registered nurses: Ann Lane and Michelle Willcutt.

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals are pleased to announce that Jennifer Drayton, RN, MS has joined the two hospitals as Chief Nursing Officer.

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals are pleased to announce that Kristi Brosnahan, MBA, CPA, has joined the two hospitals as director of finance.

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital is holding a free cardiac/stroke screening Thursday, May 23 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the hospital’s Monsignor Klimek Auditorium (lower level), 900 West Clairemont Ave.

The Volunteer Partners of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital are hosting a nut and candy sale Thursday, May 2 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday, May 3 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

In recognition for successful programs to reduce their environmental impact, HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals each recently earned the Partner for Change Award from Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading organization dedicated to environmental sustainability in health care.

The Healing Place, a free service of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital that helps anyone who has experienced a loss and is in need of spiritual and emotional support, is offering the following programs and sessions in May.

Russ Albert has been named director of Laboratory Services at HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals.

Hannah Schroeder, nursing educator at HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals, recently earned the international Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator credential.

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals are hosting two speakers from the Henri Nouwen Society for two special events Tuesday, April 30, as part of this year’s Monsignor Klimek Healing Presence lecture series.

HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals echocardiography labs have both been granted a three-year term of accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission in the area of adult transthoracic echocardiography.

Physicians will be honored at HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals during National Doctors Day on March 30.

The Volunteer Partners at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital are encouraging community members to enjoy dinner at the Pizza Ranch, 2451 Truax Blvd., for a fun evening out on Wednesday, April 10, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Healing Place, a free service of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital that helps anyone who has experienced a loss and is in need of spiritual and emotional support, is offering the following programs and sessions in April.

The Volunteer Partners of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital are hosting a book and gift sale Monday, April 1 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Tuesday, April 2 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The session will take place Tuesday, March 19, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Monsignor Klimek Auditorium at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital, 900 West Clairemont Ave.

The Healing Place, a free service of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital that helps anyone who has experienced a loss and is in need of spiritual and emotional support, is offering the following programs and sessions in March.

The Healing Place morning meditation group scheduled for Feb. 20 at 10 a.m. is canceled due to inclement weather.

Hospital Sisters Health System is commemorating the 40th anniversary of its incorporation, which took place on December 26, 1978.

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital has been awarded three-year accreditation renewals by the American College of Radiology, for the hospital’s digital mammography program and tomosynthesis mammography program.

Russell Sciandra, a registered nurse in the hospital’s orthosurgical department, received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses®.

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital recently earned renewed accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities for a period of three years.

The Volunteer Partners at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital are encouraging community members to enjoy dinner at the Pizza Ranch, 2451 Truax Blvd., for a fun evening out on Wednesday, February 13, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

All sessions scheduled at the Healing Place on Tuesday, February 5, are canceled due to the weather.

Join HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals for an event for those whose loved ones are battling alcohol and other drug addictions, on Monday, Feb. 25, at 29 Pines/Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center, 5872 33rd Ave, Eau Claire.

All Healing Place sessions for Tuesday, January 29, and Wednesday, January 30, are canceled due to the severe cold weather.

 


The session will take place Wednesday, Feb. 13, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in the Monsignor Klimek Auditorium, 900 West Clairemont Ave.

The Healing Place, a free service of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital that helps anyone who has experienced a loss and is in need of spiritual and emotional support, is offering the following programs and sessions in February.

Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) in Springfield, Ill., recently announced the appointment of Tina Nazier as a new member to the Boards of Directors for HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals.

Sarah Reiter, advanced practice nurse practitioner in the hospital’s palliative care department, recently earned her Hospice and Palliative Advanced Practice Registered Nurse certification.

OakLeaf Clinics, an independent, physician-owned medical practice, and Hospital Sisters Health System, which includes HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals, have established a formal affiliation, effective January 2.

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