Monthly Archives: October 2017

Bringing happiness home: Family to Family Thanksgiving

3,100 families a year. 61,000 families total. 250,000 smiling faces! That’s from helping one family at a time, but about a generation in all: this is what Aurora Family Service can talk about when it talks about the 20-year history … Continue reading

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Live Well Oshkosh event raises more than $60,000 for abuse response services

Thank you to sponsors and attendees of Live Well Oshkosh, who helped raise over $60,000 to support abuse response services at Aurora Medical Center Oshkosh! Their generosity will help renovate the exam and waiting areas at the hospital so that … Continue reading

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“This will be a game changer”: Donors provide lifesaving tool to South Milwaukee Fire Department

When South Milwaukee Fire Department paramedics get a call for someone who needs CPR, they’ll now have a better tool to help patients: the LUCAS2 automated CPR machine. And it’s all thanks to the generosity of donors to our 2017 … Continue reading

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State-of-the-art technology right in our backyard

“When my doctor first suggested robotic surgery, I was apprehensive. I didn’t know if I trusted a robot to do the procedure.” But that’s exactly how Connie Lichtenwald decided to tackle the kidney cancer she was diagnosed with when she … Continue reading

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How you can help comfort families during traumatic health events at Aurora Sinai Medical Center

Aurora Sinai Medical Center is the last hospital remaining in downtown Milwaukee. Many people from the surrounding area still consider it their primary source for care. Because other hospitals have closed their doors, Aurora Sinai’s Emergency Department has seen a … Continue reading

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Helping patients get back to doing what they love

Rehabilitation serves a unique purpose in the medical world. “Our primary goal is to get patients back to doing what they were doing before their illness, injury or surgery, even if it’s learning another way to do it,” explained Rebecca … Continue reading

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