HFM welcomes new Emergency Department physician.

Holy Family Memorial is pleased to welcome Jennifer Finch, MD to the Emergency Department at HFM Medical Center. Dr. Finch has almost 20 years of experience in healthcare and first worked as a phlebotomist and EKG technician. In 2011, she decided to pursue her doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from the Chicago College of Osteopathic […]

Holy Family Memorial welcomes new audiologist.

Holy Family Memorial is pleased to announce audiologist Julia Bell, AuD, CCC-A, has joined HFM Hearing and Balance Clinic. Dr. Bell has nearly 20 years of audiology experience and offers a wide scope of audiology services, including adult and pediatric hearing evaluations, assessment and treatment of tinnitus, hearing aid fittings, assistive listening devices, balance evaluations, […]

Nurse receives DAISY Award for extraordinary care.

Nikki Spindler, a registered nurse who works in the Emergency Department at Holy Family Memorial Medical Center, was recently honored with The DAISY Award® For Extraordinary Nurses. Spindler was nominated by an individual for the compassion and caring she provided for a family member. “The night my fiancé passed away; our entire family was distraught. […]

HFM Welcomes a New Hospitalist

Holy Family Memorial welcomes a new hospitalist, Dr. John MacDonald to the HFM family. He will provide care for patients admitted to the hospital, starting August 5. Dr. MacDonald received his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee where he also did an internal medicine internship. He completed his internal medicine residency […]

Volunteers Needed at Holy Family Memorial.

Holy Family Memorial has exciting volunteer opportunities for anyone age 15 and older. A variety of assignments are available to fit each volunteer’s needs and interests; options are available for those who would like to interact with patients directly or for those who prefer to be behind the scenes. “Volunteering is a great way to […]

HFM installs InstyMeds™ machine.

Holy Family Memorial patients can now have their prescriptions filled before leaving the Emergency Room. HFM is the first healthcare facility in Manitowoc County to offer InstyMeds, a fully automated ATM-style machine that dispenses prescription medications directly to patients. Brett Norell, president and chief executive officer at HFM, says “This is a huge benefit to […]

HFM Women’s Health Welcomes New Providers

Holy Family Memorial is pleased to welcome the addition of Steven Bush, MD and Doreen Krause, APNP to HFM Women’s Health. Dr. Bush is an experienced obstetrician and gynecologist with more than two decades of women’s health experience. Dr. Bush will provide obstetrical and gynecological services, including well woman exams and pregnancy care for women […]

HFM announces Move Manitowoc winner.

Holy Family Memorial announced KDC/ONE Northern Labs as the winner of Move Manitowoc—a month-long community step challenge held in May to improve employee health and raise money for a good cause. As the winner, KDC/ONE Northern Labs will donate all competition proceeds, $2,750, to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Wisconsin, Inc. Eleven organizations […]

HFM announces 2019 scholarship recipients

Holy Family Memorial and its medical staff recently awarded scholarships, totaling $13,000 to seven area students who are attending or will attend an accredited educational institution and have declared a healthcare-related major. The HFM medical staff awarded the following students with the Holy Family Medical/Dental Endowment Scholarship. Each of the winners received $2,000. Jenna Zahorik […]

HFM to host event for widows.

Holy Family Memorial Hospice and a group of local widows will host a God’s Care for Widows on Saturday, August 3. The one-day program is designed for widowed women of any age or faith background and provides an opportunity to explore the emotional, social, and spiritual aspects of their grief. The event will be held […]

HFM Wellness Center now offering Myzone wearable technology

Holy Family Memorial Wellness Center is pleased to announce it will be launching group exercises classes starting in June that leverage Myzone technology—an innovative wearable heart rate-based system that uses wireless and cloud technology to monitor heart rate, calories burned and physical activity. “We are excited to offer Myzone to our members,” says Lisa Hansen, […]

HFM to host blood drive on May 21.

Holy Family Memorial is partnering with Versiti BloodCenter of Wisconsin to host a blood drive on Tuesday, May 21 from 3-7 p.m. in the Manitowoc Room at the HFM Medical Center, 2300 Western Avenue, Manitowoc. Individuals must be 16 years or older to donate blood. Individuals who are 16 years old must be in general […]

Felician Village and Holy Family Memorial opens memory clinic.

Felician Village and Holy Family Memorial have collaborated to open Lakeshore Memory Clinic—a clinic to care for patients who have memory loss conditions, including people with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. The clinic is affiliated with the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute Dementia Diagnostic Clinic Network which has a statewide network of memory clinics. This network provides service […]

HFM to host annual golf benefit.

Holy Family Memorial will host its 24th annual Samaritan Day Golf Benefit on Monday, June 17, at The Golf Course at Branch River in Cato. Net proceeds raised from the event will benefit the HFM Samaritan Endowment Fund. Registration and lunch will begin at 11 a.m., followed by a 12 p.m. shotgun start. Cost is […]

Holy Family Medical/Dental Endowment Scholarship now available.

The medical staff at Holy Family Memorial has six Medical/Dental Endowment Scholarship opportunities available for area high school or college students pursuing an advanced degree in the medical or dental field. The Holy Family Medical/Dental Endowment Scholarship offers a $2,000 award to six students. Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements for the scholarship: Manitowoc […]

HFM Behavioral Health welcomes psychiatric nurse practitioner

Holy Family Memorial welcomes psychiatric nurse practitioner Brenda Stallbaum, APNP. She is a board-certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner with over 30 years of behavioral health experience. As a nurse practitioner, Stallbaum can assess, diagnose, treat and prescribe medications to adults with mental health disorders. “Mental health is a component of health that is not […]

HFM offers new resource for grief.

Holy Family Memorial Hospice and Mission & Pastoral Care Department will be offering Stepping Stones: Your Grief, Your Journey, a monthly facilitated grief group providing support for those who have experienced the loss of a loved one. The group is open to the general public and designed for adults ages 18 and older. The drop-in […]

HFM launches community-wide step challenge.

Holy Family Memorial invites Manitowoc County organizations to participate in Move Manitowoc—a community step challenge to improve employee health and raise money for a good cause. The month-long challenge runs during May Global Health & Fitness Month with each team competing to achieve the highest average daily steps. “Move Manitowoc is a great opportunity for […]

New family medicine physician joins HFM

Holy Family Memorial is pleased to welcome Robert Bivins, MD, a family medicine physician to HFM Primary Care. Dr. Bivins will be located at HFM Lakefront Campus in Two Rivers. As a family medicine physician, Dr. Bivins cares for patients of all ages and provides a full range of primary care services, including preventive health, […]

HFM to hold DOT Training

Holy Family Memorial is hosting a Department of Transportation (DOT) Alcohol and Drug Compliance Training for Supervisors on Wednesday, April 17. This training complies with the U.S. Department of Transportation supervisory training requirements for alcohol misuse and controlled substance use. The training will be held in Cooperstown Room at HFM Harbor Town Campus, 1650 S. […]

HFM announces Inspired Caring Award winners.

Holy Family Memorial awarded social worker Patricia Linck and volunteer Sharon McConnell with the HFM Inspired Caring Award. “Patricia is independent, a hard worker and has a wealth of knowledge from all her experiences which she uses to help patients and families achieve the best outcome for their situation,” wrote Patricia’s nominator. Sharon McConnell has […]

Nurse practitioner Lisa Turner joins HFM Primary Care.

Holy Family Memorial welcomes nurse practitioner Lisa Turner, APNP to HFM Primary Care. She will be providing primary care services for the general public at HFM Primary Care @ Shady Lane, 1235 S. 24th Street, Manitowoc. Turner brings more than 25 years of nursing experience to the HFM Primary Care team. She will be working […]

HFM offers free running clinic

Put on your running shoes and join Holy Family Memorial on Wednesday, March 13, for a free running clinic. Whether training for your first race or trying to improve on your last one, the HFM Running Clinic can help you run right, so you can run strong. Participants will learn from local experts in all […]

HFM releases heart attack data.

During February’s Heart Month observance, Holy Family Memorial is encouraging individuals to recognize signs and symptoms of a heart attack and know their risk for cardiovascular disease. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States and is responsible for one out of every four deaths overall. HFM […]

HFM Behavioral Health welcomes new providers.

HFM Behavioral Health welcomes clinical psychologist Callie Schroeder, PsyD, and licensed professional counselor Amanda Taylor, MS, LPC. Dr. Callie Schroeder has over five years behavioral health experience working with diverse populations including veterans, adolescents, and inmates at correctional institutions. She specializes in working with children and adults with mood and anxiety disorders, and individual and […]

HFM Welcomes the First Baby of 2019

Holy Family Memorial is pleased to welcome its first baby of 2019. Jayden Henry Turcotte was born on New Year’s Day at 1:14 a.m. to Kayla Turcotte of Manitowoc. Jadyen weighs 8 pounds, 4 ounces and is 21 inches long.

HFM Announces Inspired Caring Award winners.

Holy Family Memorial recognizes Patty O’Loughlin, Laboratory, and volunteer Joan Fessler as third quarter winners for the HFM Inspired Caring Award. “Patty demonstrates excellence by always being respectful of patient and staff, while using her phlebotomy skills to put the patient at ease when drawing blood,” wrote Patty’s nominator. “We have many patients who request […]

Registration now open for 2019 Lean on the Lakeshore Challenge.

Registration is now open for Lean on the Lakeshore, a community-wide weight loss challenge presented by Holy Family Memorial starting January 2. The 100-day challenge is back to encourage area residents achieve a healthier lifestyle and to get more people active in the community. “For many people, the start of a new year also comes […]

Local choirs to sing at Holy Family Memorial.

Holy Family Memorial is spreading holiday cheer in December to patients and staff with the help of local singing groups. The following groups will start their performance in the atrium at HFM Medical Center and then carol throughout the hospital: December 5 at 1 p.m., Roncalli Singers December 7 at 1:45 p.m., Wilson Jr. High […]

HFM Lakefront Campus welcomes nurse practitioner Amber Kornely

Nurse practitioner Amber Kornely is now seeing patients at Holy Family Memorial Primary Care located at HFM Lakefront Campus, 800 Lakefront Way, in Two Rivers. Kornely cares for patients of all ages and provides a full range of primary care services. The public is invited to meet Amber during a coffee social on Thursday, October […]

HFM Chamber Clinic Enrollment Information Sessions Announced

The open enrollment period for the Holy Family Memorial Chamber Clinic is now available for 2019. The HFM Chamber Clinic is an exclusive benefit available for members of both The Chamber of Manitowoc County and the Sheboygan County Chamber of Commerce, their employees, and employees’ family members. The convenient, one-stop urgent care center provides members […]

HFM Announces Inspired Caring Award winners.

Holy Family Memorial recognizes Deb Gillen, Education Department, and volunteers Mike and Mary Lee Brunet as second quarter winners for the HFM Inspired Caring Award. Gillen’s nominator wrote, “Deb is always seen living out HFM’s values, and puts in 110% to create an exceptional experience! She’s consistently positive with her interactions with others, and brings […]

HFM Heart & Vascular Center welcomes new nurse practitioner.

Holy Family Memorial Heart & Vascular Center is pleased to announce the addition of nurse practitioner Jenna M. Rathsack. She will provide care for patients with cardiovascular disease along with interventional cardiologists Michael Rosenberg, MD, Matthew Gentile, MD, and Vladimir Swerchowsky, MD. She will begin seeing patients September 12. Jenna says caring for others has […]

HFM Samaritan Day Golf Benefit a Great Success

On July 30, more than 100 golfers turned out for the annual Holy Family Memorial Samaritan Day Golf Benefit. Proceeds from the event support the HFM Samaritan Endowment Fund. This fund directly impact our communities and assists HFM in providing services to help individuals and families achieve healthier lives. Mark your calendars for the 24th […]

HFM receives NCDR ACTION Registry Award for cardiac care.

For the fourth straight year, Holy Family Memorial has received national recognition for its high-quality care of heart attack patients. HFM was one of only 203 hospitals in the country honored with the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry Platinum Performance Achievement Award. This award is the highest level of the NCDR Action Registry […]

Holy Family Memorial announces 24th DAISY Award winner.

Holy Family Memorial named registered nurse Brenda Kocourek as the recipient of The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The DAISY Award recognizes nurses who go above and beyond in providing excellent care to their patients every day. The award was presented to Kocourek, a core specialist in the Surgery Center at HFM Medical Center, during […]

2018 HFM Night of Excellence winners announced.

Holy Family Memorial announced the winners for the 14th Annual Night of Excellence on July 11. The annual awards banquet celebrated the accomplishments of Manitowoc County high school athletes, coaches, teams, and Special Olympics athletes. The winners are as follows: Team of the Year: Winner: Roncalli High School Boys Basketball Runner Up: Valders High School, […]

HFM announces 2018 scholarship recipients

Holy Family Memorial and its medical staff recently awarded scholarships, totaling more than $13,000 to seven area students who are attending or will attend an accredited educational institution and have declared a healthcare-related major. The HFM medical staff awarded the following students with the Holy Family Medical/Dental Endowment Scholarship. Each of the winners received $2,000. […]

HFM to host a widow’s workshop

Holy Family Memorial Hospice and a group of local widows will host a God’s Care for Widows Workshop on Saturday, August 11. The one-day program is designed for widowed women of any age or faith background and provides an opportunity to explore the emotional, social and spiritual aspects of their grief. The event will be […]