Monthly Archives: October 2013

Recognize Aurora Caregivers who are breast cancer survivors!

As we wrap up National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we want to recognize those around us who are continuously fulfilling our Purpose to “help people live well”… our caregivers! Day in and day out, many of the women and men … Continue reading

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Milwaukee display calls attention to importance of palliative care

At a recent fundraising event to benefit a new Palliative Care program at Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center, we asked more than 550 people to consider how they would complete this sentence: “Before I die I want to…” Featuring a … Continue reading

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Pink Glove Dance Video Contest could bring $25K for local breast cancer programs – Vote now!

Caregivers at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center and Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington need your help! Please vote for their Pink Glove Dance Video, done in partnership with the Lake Geneva Hope Walk. The Hope Walk is a supporter of our … Continue reading

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Physician anticipates reunion with his former transplant patients

Robert Taylor, MD, Medical Director of the Autologous Stem Cell Transplant Program at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center, has often said, “It’s the irony of this business that the better patients do, the less that I see them.” It is … Continue reading

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Can Faith Heal Milwaukee? 7th Annual Race, Families and Milwaukee Summit

Our community has a rich history of courageous faith leaders and people of faith taking on difficult issues and concerns. Yet we know disparities and inequalities in health, education, housing and income continue to fall along racial lines threatening the … Continue reading

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Aurora Summit launches event to fund advanced SimMan for the community

Aurora Medical Center in Summit is hosting its inaugural Lake Country Gala on Saturday, November 16 at the Oconomowoc Lake Club, and there is one man at the center of it all: a “SimMan”. “This state-of-the-art, realistic, full-body adult mannequin … Continue reading

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Pink Possible: Positivity and “gusto” get Cedarburg mom through radiation treatments at Aurora Medical Center in Grafton

The Pink Possible campaign is about knowing that in the fight against breast cancer, anything is possible.  No one embodies that positivity more than Nancy Penasa of Cedarburg.  When Nancy was told she had breast cancer, her initial response was … Continue reading

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