Monthly Archives: April 2014

DONATE LIFE MONTH: Live kidney transplant coordinator knows he is making a difference

Meet Jeff Klister, the living kidney donor coordinator at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center.  In an unassuming cubicle he does his part to save lives.  His primary role is to communicate with living kidney donors to help them navigate the … Continue reading

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What is Aurora’s Sexual Assault Treatment Center?

Aurora’s Sexual Assault Treatment Center (SATC)  at Aurora Sinai Medical Center and Aurora West Allis Medical Center is the largest program of its kind in Wisconsin and the only program that provides immediate, compassionate, culturally sensitive assessment, treatment and crisis … Continue reading

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Tomorrow is Denim Day: How will YOU support survivors?

Originally posted on Aurora Health Care Foundation:
“The moment my counselor at The Healing Center told me that I was not the first man to sit in that chair and tell her a story like mine, I realized I wasn’t…

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Tomorrow is Denim Day: How will YOU support survivors?

“The moment my counselor at The Healing Center told me that I was not the first man to sit in that chair and tell her a story like mine, I realized I wasn’t alone.  I’ll never forget that.  It made … Continue reading

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Doctors’ Day: Mother-approved care received at Aurora St. Luke’s

Doctors’ Day inspired many generous gifts and gracious thank you notes from patients who honored their physicians and caregivers. Below is a note we received from a mother whose son was cared for at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center: Our 18-year-old … Continue reading

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Denim Day: Support survivors of sexual violence through local art auction

Artistic expression is one of the healing opportunities survivors are offered when they come to The Healing Center.  Art can help express things when words become difficult to identify. The Hope Shining Blue Art Auction is a great way to support survivors this Denim Day.  Check … Continue reading

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A generous donation

Dear Friends, People who donate to Aurora Health Care often do so because it is a way to give back and thank caregivers and physicians for the care they’ve received. Such acts of kindness and generosity are now coming to … Continue reading

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