News from Ministry Good Samaritan Health Center in Merrill, WI

Suicide Prevention Training to be held at Ministry Good Samaritan Health Center

April 24, 2014

Suicide touches the lives of everyone. From 2001-2006, the suicide rate in Lincoln County (16.0) for all years was higher than the state rate (11.8). In the same time frame, the greatest number of suicides occurred in people aged 45-54. Firearms were the most often used method in Lincoln County suicides (52%).

The Gift of Life Shared at Ministry Good Samaritan Organ and Tissue Program

April 21, 2014

Transplantation holds the promise of life for thousands of patients with life-threatening conditions and diseases. It also touches families and recipients in many different ways.

Seven Ministry Facilities Receive Quality Respiratory Care Recognition

April 16, 2014

Seven Ministry Health Care facilities have earned Quality Respiratory Care Recognition (QRCR) under a national program aimed at helping patients and families make informed decisions about the quality of the respiratory care services available in hospitals.

Ministry Good Samaritan to Host Organ and Tissue Donation Program

March 27, 2014

Making the decision to become and organ or tissue donor is not easy. Being a donor isn’t right for everyone, but it can make a difference. Currently more than 120-thousand people are on the national transplant waiting list with more than 2, 000 of those living in Wisconsin.

Volunteer Grant Provides Education for Cardiac Rehabilitation Staff at Ministry Good Samaritan

March 27, 2014

For many years the Ministry Good Samaritan Health Center Volunteers have supported educational opportunities for staff as the result of proceeds from the Hospital Gift Shop in Merrill.

Sugar Out Day Promotes Good Oral Health at Maple Grove School

March 06, 2014

On average Americans eat or drink about 152 pounds of sugar each year. Members of the Lincoln County Oral Health Coalition hope that by promoting good oral health habits to elementary school students, they will reduce the amount of cavities and lay the groundwork for good health later in life.

Ministry Good Samaritan Health Center to Upgrade CT Scanner Capabilities

February 21, 2014

Patients in need of a Computed Tomography scan (CT) at Ministry Good Samaritan Health Center in Merrill will soon receive the service more quickly and efficiently, thanks to an equipment upgrade.

Ministry Sponsorship Plays Key Role in Parisi Speed School Award

January 29, 2014

MERRILL, WI- The Parisi Speed School powered by Riverside Athletic Club, Merrill has been named the 2013 Winner of the Community Involvement Award by Parisi Franchise Systems, parent company of Parisi Speed Schools.

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