April 2010 News You Can Use
Advanced Treatments and Technologies
St. Mary's uses latest technology to
provide earliest possible detection of
Pictured left to right: Monte Hunt, RN; Carlissa Tucker, ST; Dr. Burak Gurses; Diane Bormann, RN; Sue Nesser, RN; and Tammy Cain, ST. Missiong from photo: Danielle Lewis, ST.
Columbia St. Mary’s now offers a
minimally-invasive procedure called an
Electromagnetic Navigation Bronchoscopy
(ENB) using a technology called the
iLogic™ Inreach System. This system
allows physicians to reach and diagnosis
lesions deep in the lungs with minimal
trauma to the patient. This procedure is
becoming the new standard for the early
detection of lung cancer.
more about how this advanced technology benefits
Healthcare Question of the Month
What happens now that healthcare reform
has passed? What does this mean for me?
that healthcare reform has passed in
Congress, we have strengthened our
ability to ensure that no one is left
behind with coverage for 32 million more
about what this reform means for you
today, tomorrow and in the coming years.
Get To Know CSM
Passion for Patient Care:
Sherry Garrett, director of emergency
services, and the Columbia St. Mary's
Ozaukee emergency department
As the director of emergency services at
Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital Ozaukee,
Sherry is charged with overseeing the
work of 45 employees in the
department. It was her
personal and professional dedication to
improving both the patient and staff
experience that resulted in some
significant transformations in the past
year to the emergency department.
the development and implementation of a
plan founded on the understanding that
patients are top priority, together
Sherry and the emergency room
staff are furthering the
mission of Columbia St. Mary's.
about the results of the changes Sherry
and her staff put into action.
to the "Hospital of the Future"
new Columbia St. Mary's Hospital
Milwaukee opens Fall 2010
St. Mary’s is building the
“Hospital of the Future” on Milwaukee’s
east side. In April, we
continue to have major progress in
drywalling, ceiling installation and
completion of some patient levels.
the latest construction photos and read
more about the new hospital.
Brought to you by the Women's Heart
Stress can have a negative impact on our
emotional and physical well being. Now
is the perfect time to reflect on the
causes of stress and ways to reduce it.
Not only does April bring new life and
changes, it is Stress Awareness Month.
more about how to deal with stress.
happening at CSM?
are hundreds of reasons to visit us when
you are well. We've got lots of
classes to keep you healthy!
more about upcoming classes and events
offered by Columbia St. Mary’s.
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Milwaukee, WI 53211
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