Monthly Archives: July 2014

Aurora Visiting Nurse Association honors Oshkosh veteran

Sometimes, we have the privilege to serve patients who have dedicated their lives to all of us. And sometimes, that little extra care and compassion can have a tremendous impact. Such is the case with Jim, who has been with … Continue reading

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Cheer on Team Phoenix as they cross the finish line

Come cheer on Team Phoenix athletes as they cross the finish line at the Tri-ing for Children’s Triathlon in Dousman, Wis. on July 27, 2014. These 18 breast cancer survivors have trained for this sprint triathlon – 1/4-mile swim, 15-mile … Continue reading

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4 miracles celebrate their first birthday

Having never given birth before and with her husband 1.5 hours away at work, Melissa was terrified as she was wheeled into the operating room for a C-section. The three physician residents did everything they could to explain exactly what was … Continue reading

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Zilber hospice is July charity of the month at Gilles

We are excited to share that the Aurora Visiting Nurse Association Zilber Family Hospice has been chosen as Gilles Frozen Custard charity of the month for July. Zilber hospice provides compassionate care to individuals and their families during the end-of-life … Continue reading

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What’s the “State” of your affairs?

When people are asked this question, they often think about how current their present plans are. What they should think about is what state they live in. Or in the case of those who have residences in multiple states, which … Continue reading

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Hospital launches “Project Lifesaver: Neighbors Helping Neighbors” in Walworth County

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or CPR, saves lives. First responders are certified to provide effective CPR in case of emergency. The American Heart Association recommends a compression/ventilation ratio of 30:2 with a compression rate of at least 100/minute. They further recommend interruptions … Continue reading

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Marquette University recognizes Aurora Behavioral Health Services

Congratulations to Aurora Behavioral Health Services for receiving the Human Services/Foundation Partner Award from the Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology (CECP) Department at Marquette University. This award recognizes collaborative community partners that share the resources, rewards, and risks associated with serving the community … Continue reading

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