• News for Health

    Tuesday, September 17, 2019
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Aspirus Riverview Hospital will host a Cancer Support Group Meeting on Tuesday, October 8, and a Cancer Caregiver’s Support Group Sharing Meeting on Monday, October 14. Both meetings will be from 5:15 to 6:15 pm in the Aspirus Riverview Hospital Lower Level Conference Center, 410 Dewey Street, Wisconsin Rapids. The meetings are free, and no registration is needed. Light ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 11, 2019
    Protect yourself and others by getting a flu shot. Even healthy people can get the flu, and it can be serious. Everyone six months and older should get an annual flu vaccine. Over the next several weeks, many area Aspirus clinics will be holding flu shot clinics. Call today to schedule your appointment. Flu shot clinics will be held at:Aspirus Doctors Clinic, 2031 Peach Street, Wisconsin ...read more
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    Thursday, September 05, 2019
    Aspirus welcomes Rebecca England, MD, FACOG, FPMRS to its Stevens Point and Wisconsin Rapids clinics. Dr. England is a specialist in obstetrics/gynecology and urogynecology. She takes a special interest in urogynecology and minimally invasive surgery, and she approaches the issues of pelvic floor disorders and incontinence with tact and gentle care. Dr. England earned her medical degree from ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 04, 2019
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS –  Jill Kurszewski, Executive Director of Aspirus Riverview Foundation, has been named to the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy 2019 40 Under 40 list. The 40 Under 40 program recognizes future leaders within the healthcare philanthropy community. AHP honors these 40 young professionals for their work in shaping the future of the healthcare development industry and for ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 03, 2019
    The September meeting of the Celiac Support Group will be held Tuesday, September 17, from 6:30 to 7:30 pm in the Water’s Edge Dining Room on the lower level of Aspirus Riverview Hospital, 410 Dewey Street, Wisconsin Rapids. The meeting will feature “Information & Sharing.” Attendees will have the opportunity to share their tips and experiences with one another. The Celiac Support Group is ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 28, 2019
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    Tuesday, August 27, 2019
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    Tuesday, August 27, 2019
    October is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. Each October, memorial services are held to remember the babies who die each year through pregnancy loss, stillbirth and newborn death. Attended by parents, families, friends and health care professionals across the United States, these memorials symbolically unite those who have experienced a loss and those who care for them. This ...read more
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    Friday, August 23, 2019
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS –  Aspirus Riverview Hospital and Mid-State Technical College are collaborating to help meet our community’s growing demand for highly trained health care professionals by establishing the “Mid-State Health Care Simulation Center ~ In Partnership with Aspirus.” Opening in 2020, the state-of-the-art simulation center will primarily be used to provide  Mid-State Technical ...read more
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    Friday, August 23, 2019
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS –  Aspirus Doctors Clinic  in Wisconsin Rapids welcomes Elizabeth Mellott, DO, specialist in obstetrics and gynecology.  A native of central Wisconsin, Dr. Mellott earned her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa. She completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Aurora Health Care in Milwaukee. Dr. Mellott takes a ...read more
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    Thursday, August 22, 2019
    Everyone is invited to Aspirus Riverview Foundation’s fourth annual Oktoberfest celebration! Oktoberfest will be held rain or shine on Saturday, October 5, from noon to 9 pm under a large outdoor tent at Lake Arrowhead Clubhouse, 1195 Apache Lane, Nekoosa. Three great polka bands will perform, including: Neal Zunker & Music Connection from noon-1 pm, 2-3 pm and 4-5 pm; New Generation from 1-2 ...read more
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    Monday, August 19, 2019
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Aspirus Doctors Clinic has extended its walk-in care hours. The walk-in is now open from 7 am to 7 pm on weekdays and from 8 am to 1 pm on weekends and holidays. The service previously closed at 5:30 pm on weekdays.   Aspirus Doctors Clinic Walk-In Care is an excellent option when you need non-emergency care and cannot wait for a clinic appointment; and the cost is the same ...read more
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    Thursday, August 08, 2019
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