May 2010 News You Can Use
1901, the Columbia College of Nursing
has prepared healthcare professionals to
meet patient needs
For more than 100 years, Columbia
College of Nursing has graduated nurses
who go on to provide high-quality
nursing care in the Milwaukee community
and throughout the country.
In the coming year, big changes are
planned that will elevate the college's
status and make earning a nursing degree
more meaningful and convenient for
more about how Columbia College of
Nursing distinguishes itself and what
the college aims to achieve in the
Question of the Month
How can I get relief from my spring
First, take comfort in knowing that you
are not alone. As the fifth most
common chronic disease, some 35
million Americans suffer from seasonal
allergic rhinitis, better known as
about how to relieve your allergy
suffering and enjoy the outdoors again.
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Passion for Patient Care: Columbia St.
Mary’s celebrates its volunteers
April 18-24 marked a week-long
celebration recognizing Columbia St.
Mary’s volunteers. This annual
celebration encourages reflection on not
only the operational support provided
by more than 675 volunteers,
but also on the service standards they
achieve to make Columbia St. Mary’s one
of the premier healthcare networks in
more about the invaluable contributions
of CSM volunteers.
CSM volunteers provide approximately 1,700 wheelchair transports each year. Volunteer Jim Ehrenstrom (pushing wheelchair) is showing volunteer John Chain the fine art of a wheelchair transport at CSM Hospital Ozaukee.
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 May, 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.
On May 9, Mother’s Day kicks off National
Women’s Health Week,
a week-long observance focusing on
educating women to take the necessary
steps to improve their physical and
mental health. Take this opportunity to
tell your mother and other important
women in your life that their health
needs to be a top priority.
more about how women can take simple
steps to improve their health
happening at CSM?
are hundreds of reasons to visit us when
you are well. We've got plenty
of classes to keep you healthy!
more about upcoming classes and events
offered by Columbia St. Mary’s.
You can now reach Columbia St. Mary's
2320 North Lake Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53211
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