Summer’s warm weather can mean more opportunity for outdoor exercise, but it can also result in injuries from pushing too hard or getting too hot. “To enjoy your summertime fitness, remember to stretch the areas of your body you will use and hydrate 24 hours before, during and after your activities, especially if it’s longer
Our Volunteer Services team is looking for a additional volunteers, specifically Information Desk and Patient Activity volunteers! For these positions, we require a 16-week commitment. Information Desk Volunteer requirements Patient Activity Volunteer requirements For more information about other Volunteer Opportunities, visit the Volunteering page.
By Tina Rockhold Development director, Wamego Hospital Foundation On behalf of the board, we are excited to launch the fundraising campaign to upgrade to 3D mammography at Wamego Health Center! As noted last night, the benefits are numerous. Here is a quick recap: 3D is the gold standard in breast imaging, allowing earlier detection of
Together we impact more lives. Wamego Hospital Foundation is a partnering with the Wamego Community Foundation on the inaugural Wamego Match Day, Friday, June 7, 2019. On that day, the Wamego Community Foundation will match donations made by our citizens to the Wamego Hospital Foundation fund at .50 cents per $1. That means your donation
Steve Land, left, Wamego Health Center administrator, present donations collected from associates to Rick Hernandez from Community Health Ministries on March 27. Items donated include cleaning products and personal items.
Dr. Jennifer Milner, a Family Medicine physician at Wamego Family Clinic, recently visited a class of local fourth graders at West Elementary School as a part of our Classroom-to-Career partnership. This partnership, coordinated by the Wamego Area Chamber of Commerce, pairs local businesses with students to give them an inside look at how the organization
Wamego Health Center names Tina Rockhold as development director of the Wamego Hospital Foundation. Rockhold will also assume responsibilities for Ascension Via Christi Hospital’s Mercy Community Health Foundation. She most recently served as executive director of the Mercy Health Foundation in Fort Scott and community engagement manager for Mercy in the Joplin/Kansas market. Many of
After spending two years as a therapist for the Heritage Senior Behavioral Health program at Wamego Health Center, Karen Knappenberger recently assumed duties as its program director. Before coming to Wamego, she spent almost seven years as the social work supervisor for the Midland Care Program of All Inclusive Care of the Elderly (PACE). Born