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    Memorial’s Festival of Trees Gala Tickets Now on Sale

    Memorial’s Festival of Trees Gala, an elegant fundraiser scheduled before the Festival of Trees opening, will begin at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at the Orr Building on the Illinois State Fairgrounds

    Memorial's Festival of Trees to Host Decorative Painting Event

    Memorial’s Festival of Trees will hold a decorative painting event on Tuesday, Nov. 14, at the Orr Building on the Illinois State Fairgrounds.

    Memorial’s Festival of Trees Seeks Volunteers for Holiday Event

    Memorial Medical Center Foundation seeks volunteers for the 28th annual Festival of Trees, which will take place Nov. 18-26 in the Orr Building on the Illinois State Fairgrounds.

    Memorial Medical Center Offers Free Hands-On Healthcare Program

    Memorial Medical Center has launched a new program to help students and community members learn more about healthcare careers.

    Memorial Health System Earns Quality Excellence Award from Illinois Hospital Association

    Memorial Health System received one of the top honors today in a statewide quality excellence competition sponsored by the Illinois Health and Hospital Association (IHA) – the fifth quality award that the health system has received from the association in the last five years.

    Memorial to Hold Free Webinar on Chemotherapy and the Brain

    Memorial Medical Center will host a free webinar on how chemotherapy affects the brain on Tuesday, Sept. 26, at the Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation (MCLI), 228 W. Miller St.

    Memorial’s Be Aware Women’s Fair Returns to Illinois State Fairgrounds

    The Be Aware Women's Fair hosted by Memorial Medical Center will return to the Illinois State Fairgrounds for its eighth annual event on Saturday, Oct. 21.

    Hovland Joins Memorial Physician Services-Koke Mill

    Dr. Rebekah Hovland has begun her practice at Memorial Physician Services-Koke Mill as an internal medicine and pediatric physician.

    Memorial’s Festival of Trees Seeks Sponsors

    Limited sponsorship opportunities remain available for Memorial’s 28th annual Festival of Trees, “Skates, Sleds and Snow,” which will be held Nov. 18-26 in the Orr Building on the Illinois State Fairgrounds.

    Midwest Healthcare Quality Alliance to Host Conference on Patient Safety

    Featuring three experts on palliative care, a seminar on patient safety, “Fundamentally Human: An Innovative Exploration of Patient Safety and Engagement,” will be presented Wednesday, Oct. 4, in the Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation.

    Memorial’s Lung Volume Reduction Surgery Program Receives Recertification from Joint Commission

    Memorial Medical Center received a two-year recertification for its lung volume reduction surgery program, becoming one of only four healthcare facilities in the nation – and the only one in Illinois – to earn the achievement from the Joint Commission.

    Passavant Area Hospital Appoints Marshall Hale, MD, As Chief Medical Officer

    Marshall Hale, MD, a family medicine physician affiliated with Memorial Physician Services (MPS)-Jacksonville, is Passavant Area Hospital’s new chief medical officer (CMO).

    Conquering CAUTI: Advancing Needs Assessments Using Simulation

    There are three hospital associations that make up the Great Lakes Partners for Patient Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (GLPP HIIN): The Illinois Health and Hospital Association (IHA), the Michigan Health and Hospital Association (MHA) and the Wisconsin Hospital Association (WHA).

    Dan Adair, MD, Memorial Triathlon Will Be Held This Month at Gus and Flora Kerasotes YMCA

    The second Dan Adair, MD, Memorial Triathlon will take place Sunday, Aug. 27, at the Gus and Flora Kerasotes YMCA, 4550 W. Iles Ave.

    Memorial Medical Center to Host Free Introductory Seminar on Fitness for Adults Over 40

    Memorial Medical Center will host a free introductory session for athletes and active adults over 40 years old at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22, at Memorial SportsCare.

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