Spooner Health and Washburn County Public Health Completes the 2021 Community Health Needs Assessment

SPOONER, WI- March 11, 2022—Spooner Health and Washburn County Public Health have completed and published the results of the 2021 Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA). A CHNA is a systematic process involving the community to identify and analyze community health needs and assets, prioritize those needs, and then implement a plan to address significant needs.…

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Scholarship Opportunity Available for Students Going into a Health-Related Field

SPOONER, WI (January 26, 2022 )— Volunteer Partners of Spooner Health announces a scholarship opportunity for local students going into a health-related field.  Both traditional (graduating Spooner High School seniors) and non-traditional (individuals returning to school to pursue a healthcare career) student applications will be considered.  Up to four $2,000 scholarships will be awarded. Three…

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Spooner Health Welcomes Mavis Melton, PT as new Rehabilitation Services Director

SPOONER, WI (December 2, 2021)— Spooner Health is excited to welcome Mavis Melton, PT as its new Rehabilitation Services Director. Barb Keefe, DPT and current Rehabilitation Services Director will retire in December of 2021. The entire rehabilitation services department and Spooner Health staff are looking forward to wishing Barb well in her retirement and welcoming…

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Matt “Vern” Thompson Joins Spooner Health Board of Directors

SPOONER, WI (November 8, 2021) –   Spooner Health is excited to welcome Matt “Vern” Thompson to the Board of Directors. He joins Jamie Morales, Dr. Mark Van Etten, Nicole Tims, Tim Reedy, Dr. Brian Gaskill and Sue Churchill. He replaces Adam Liegl whose term on the board ended after a dedicated 12 years. Vern was…

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Volunteer Partners of Spooner Health Invite You to Remember Loved Ones for the 31st Annual Love Light Tree Ceremony

SPOONER, WI- Volunteer Partners of Spooner Health will hold their 31st annual Love Light Tree Ceremony virtually on Monday, December 6 at 2:00 p.m. on Facebook (@SpoonerHealth). This event is organized by Betsy Andrea of the Volunteer Partners of Spooner Health and will feature an inspirational message from community member Faith Tasker. Community members can…

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Spooner Health Community Flu Shot Clinics Scheduled for Fall

SPOONER, WI (September 13, 2021) – Spooner Health continues to deliver safe, high-quality care with their annual community flu shot clinics. This year, Spooner Health will be offering both the high-dose flu shot and the regular-dose flu shot. You must be 65 years of age or older to receive the high-dose flu shot and this cannot…

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Tamara S. Daniels, MD Joins Spooner Health as Medical Director of Emergency Services

SPOONER, WI (August 3, 2021)— Spooner Health welcomes Tamara S. Daniels, MD as Medical Director of Emergency Services. Dr. Daniels joins the hospital following the retirement of Dr. Patrick McCann. Dr. Daniels is a state-licensed, board-certified emergency medicine physician. She earned her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and completed her residency…

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