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HFM Honored with Rising Star Award
May 2013
CareTech Solutions, an information technology (IT) and web products and services company serving U.S. hospitals and health systems, recently recognized Holy Family Memorial with a 2013 Rising Star Award.
Dr. Ryan Dopirak Serves as Instructor at AAOS Annual Meeting
May 2013
David Yeghiaian Joins Leadership Team
May 2013
David Yeghiaian has joined the leadership team of Holy Family Memorial as the Director of Corporate Development.
First Baby Born in Newly Remodeled Center
May 2013
The HFM Women’s & Children’s Center celebrated their grand opening on May 11 by kicking off the “Where in the World are the HFM Babies” contest.

SPARQ Summer Training Programs
May 2013
Holy Family Memorial Sports Medicine is offering speed and agility (SPARQ) training camps this summer. The SPARQ program is focused on functional and core strength.
Direct Access Physical Therapy
May 2013
HFM Rehab Plus now offers direct access to physical therapy – an opportunity for patients to be evaluated and treated by a licensed physical therapist without needing to first see a physician for a referral.
LSO First in State to Offer FAST Technique for Tendon-Related Injuries
May 2013
Weight Watchers at Work Program
May 2013
The HFM Wellness Center offers Weight Watchers at Work program. Weight Watchers at Work is a 17 week program that includes Weight Watchers e-tools.
HFM Leaders Speak at National Conference
May 2013
Holy Family Memorial President and CEO Mark Herzog recently presented at the American College of Healthcare Executive’s 2013 Congress on Healthcare Leadership in Chicago. He was a part of a team who presented “Applying Lean, Six Sigma and Blue Ocean Thinking to your Reform Strategy.” Herzog presented HFM’s story of innovation and transformation in preparing for health care reform.
Move with Meaning Event May 15
May 2013
The Holy Family Memorial Wellness Center, located at 1650 S. 41st Street, will be holding, “Move with Meaning,” an event for individuals looking to help manage a specific medical condition with the use of exercise.
Night of Excellence Nominations Being Accepted
May 2013
Nominations are currently being accepted for the ninth annual Night of Excellence Awards for Manitowoc County High School Athletes, sponsored by Holy Family Memorial’s Rehab Plus & Sports Medicine, which will be held Friday, June 14.
Bicycle Repair Clinic
April 2013
May is bicycle safety month. The HFM Wellness Center, located at 1650 S. 41st Street in Manitowoc, will be offering a bicycle repair clinic. Whether you ride around the country or around the block, every bicyclist needs to know the basics of repairing their bike.
Free Skin Screening May 16
April 2013
Holy Family Memorial will be offering a free skin screening on Thursday, May 16 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at HFM’s Harbor Town Campus.
National Film about End of Life
April 2013
The public is invited to a free showing of the national documentary “Consider the Conversation” on May 7 from 6 - 7:30 pm in the Manitowoc Room on the first floor at Holy Family Memorial Medical Center. This event is sponsored by the Holy Family Memorial Hospice.
HFM Receives 2013 WHA Award
April 2013
Holy Family Memorial of Manitowoc was presented with the Wisconsin Hospital Association (WHA) 2013 Advocacy All-Star Award at the Association’s annual Advocacy Day in Madison April 23. President/CEO Mark Herzog accepted the award before more than 900 hospital supporters. The award is presented to one hospital that exemplifies dedication to grassroots advocacy.
HFM Holds Annual Dinner
April 2013
Holy Family Memorial recently held its annual dinner at the Manitowoc Holiday Inn. The theme of the event, “Doing What’s Right” was inspired by HFM’s core beliefs of providing the right care, in the right setting, with the right outcomes. The purpose of the annual dinner is to welcome new board members, and say thank you to those retiring from the board, as well as to share with those in attendance HFM’s accomplishments over the past year, and their plans for the coming year.
Pilates for Cancer Survivors
April 2013
The HFM Wellness Center now offers Pilates specifically for cancer survivors.
Program Reduces Knee Injuries
March 2013
There are 250,000 ACL knee injuries in the US each year, and the majority are in athletes under the age of 25. So what can you do to reduce your risk? Holy Family Memorial now offers a knee injury prevention program for athletes of all ages and skill levels.
STAR Cancer Rehab Program
March 2013
Holy Family Memorial, Manitowoc, will be the first hospital in Wisconsin to implement the nationally recognized STAR Program® which offers cancer rehab services to survivors. HFM has already begun the STAR Program® Certification training.
Strong Women Program
March 2013
The HFM Wellness Center, located at 1650 S. 41st Street in Manitowoc, will be offering a free informational session regarding their Strong Women program.
HFM President and CEO presents at international innovation conference
February 2013

HFM President and CEO Mark Herzog was a keynote presenter at the Open Innovation Leadership Forum – Building the Innovation System of the 21st Century, an international conference held February 22 that chronicles the steady growth of co-development and open innovation efforts.

Golf Group Training
February 2013
The HFM Wellness Center, 1650 S. 41st Street, Manitowoc, will be offering golf group training. Instructor Dick Van Der Vaart will teach participants how to improve their golf swing, strength, flexibility and power.
Workshop for Widows
February 2013
Holy Family Memorial Hospice, along with a group of local widows, is offering two workshops to provide education, support and resources to other widows.
Arthritis Foundation exercise classes at Wellness Center
February 2013
The HFM Wellness Center is now offering classes and programs developed by the Arthritis Foundation.  HFM Wellness Center staff recently obtained certification from the Arthritis Foundation (AF) enabling them to instruct the following: AF Tai Chi, AF Aquatics Program, AF Exercise Program and AF Walk with Ease Program.
Varicose Vein Leg Screening Offered
January 2013
Varicose veins are swollen, twisted veins that you can see just under the surface of the skin. They can cause pain, blood clots, skin ulcers (sores), or other problems. A leg screening will be conducted by Dr. Milan Jordan of HFM General & Vascular Surgery.
Xa Xiong, MD Achieves Board Certification in Family Medicine
January 2013
HFM Family Medicine physician Xa Xiong, MD, has achieved board certification from the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM).
HFM Hospice Volunteers Receive Dementia Care Training
January 2013
Thirteen volunteers from HFM Hospice recently received four hours of training in Dementia Care.
HFM offers Health Care Luncheon for Employers
January 2013
HFM is hosting a free informational session to discuss the current transformation of health care and how employers can ensure their employees are receiving the right care in the right setting for the right outcomes.
HFM shares culture shaping story at national conference
January 2013
Foot & Ankle Surgeon joins Lakeshore Orthopaedics
January 2013
HFM Pediatrics offers Flu Shot Clinics for their patients
January 2013
Due to an increase in the number of people experiencing influenza, HFM Pediatrics is offering additional Flu Shot Clinics to their patients.
Rheumatologist Now in Sheboygan
January 2013
Community Partnerships for Health
January 2013
Holy Family Memorial and Saint Francis of Assisi Parish/School recently celebrated their recommitment of a partnership agreement.
Regain Bladder Control: HFM’s Total Control Class
January 2013
Women can regain bladder control through Holy Family Memorial’s unique program called Total Control. The education and exercise-based program helps women improve bladder and pelvic health.
HFM Insights Continues Healthy Rewards Program in 2013
January 2013
HFM Wellness Center Offers Weight Watchers® Program
January 2013
HFM is holding informational sessions for the upcoming 17-week session of the Weight Watchers® program at the HFM Wellness Center.
Sportsmetrics program reduces knee injuries
December 2012
There are 250,000 ACL knee injuries in the US each year, and the majority are in athletes under the age of 25. So what can you do to reduce your risk? Holy Family Memorial now offers a knee injury prevention program for athletes of all ages and skill levels.

Top 500 HomeCare Elite Award
November 2012
Holy Family Memorial Home Care announced that it has been named to the Top 500 of the 2012 HomeCare Elite™, a compilation of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. Now in its seventh year, the HomeCare Elite identifies the top 25 percent of agencies and further highlights the top 100 and top 500 agencies overall.
HFM Offers Arthritis HealthTalk
November 2012
HFM’s Lakeshore Orthopaedics is offering a free HealthTalk, “Got Arthritis Pain?” on Thursday, December 6, 6:30 PM, at HFM’s Harbor Town Campus, 1650 S. 41st St. in Manitowoc. The program will be presented by Ekaterina Soforo, MD, a rheumatologist at the clinic.
Healthy Brunch for Your Bunch Cooking Demo
November 2012
Holy Family Memorial Wellness Center will host “Healthy Brunch for your Bunch,” on Tuesday, December 4th at 5:30 p.m. at the HFM Wellness Center, 1650 S. 41st Street, Manitowoc.
HFM Living Lighter Program
November 2012
Holy Family Memorial is now offering “HFM Living Lighter,” a new weight loss program for individuals enrolled in Medicare. The program is available for those with a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30 or greater and is available at no cost to those who qualify.
Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nurses
November 2012
Registered Nurses Rozanne Armstrong and Sandy Kiyak of Holy Family Memorial’s Women’s and Children’s Center have been named the latest recipients of the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the national DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the superhuman efforts nurses perform everyday.
"Wellness Wednesday" on November 14
November 2012
The Holy Family Memorial Wellness Center is offering “Wellness Wednesday,” on Wednesday, November 14 from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Wellness Center, 1650 S. 41st Street. It’s an opportunity for the public to visit the center and try its classes and equipment for free.  
HFM receives five-star ratings from Healthgrades
October 2012
Holy Family Memorial today announced that it has received three 5-star ratings by Healthgrades, the leading provider of information to help consumers make an informed decision about a physician or hospital.
Dr. Ryan Dopirak Completes Specialized Training in Shoulder Replacement Surgery
October 2012
HFM to accept UnitedHealthcare
September 2012
Holy Family Memorial (HFM) announced that they will be a contracted provider in the UnitedHealthcare Group as of November 1, 2012.  As of that date, anyone who has insurance coverage through United is able to use HFM as a preferred provider.
Holy Family Memorial Schedules Flu Shot Clinics
September 2012
Cardiac Cath Lab OPEN HOUSE
September 2012
. In an effort to help its cardiologists provide faster and more efficient cardiac and vascular care to Manitowoc area residents, Holy Family Memorial’s Heart & Vascular Center announced today that it will open a new state-of-the-art cardiac and vascular catheterization X-ray lab from the Philips Healthcare company.
David Mikolyzk, MD Earns Board Certification
September 2012
Screening Spectacular Sept 22
September 2012
Holy Family Memorial is planning a free “Screening Spectacular” on Saturday, September 22. The event is being held at Holy Family Memorial Medical Center, 2300 Western Avenue, Manitowoc, from 8 a.m. – 12 Noon. The event features a variety of free and low cost health screenings.