Memorial Podcasts

Memorial Podcasts

Memorial Podcasts

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Thursday, May 1, 201405/01/2014

Ben Yamnitz – Suicide

Ben Yamnitz is a licensed clinical social worker and director of the West Lake Center for Mental Health Centers of Central Illinois, an affiliate of Memorial Health System and one of the largest providers of behavioral health services in central Illinois. May is Mental Health Awareness Month.

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Thursday, April 24, 201404/24/2014

Rachel Bounds – Organ Donors

Rachel Bounds is a registered nurse with the Alan G. Birtch Center for Transplant Services at Memorial Medical Center.

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Tuesday, April 15, 201404/15/2014

Frank “Tanker” Wade – Spring Training

Frank “Tanker” Wade is manager of Memorial Medical Center’s SportsCare.

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Thursday, April 10, 201404/10/2014

Dr. Max Hammer – free community event about the health benefits of bariatric surgery

Dr. Max Hammer is medical director of Memorial Bariatric Services and a general and bariatric surgeon with Springfield Clinic who is board certified in obesity medicine.

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Thursday, April 3, 201404/03/2014

Rachel Bounds – Kidney Transplants

Rachel Bounds is a registered nurse with the Alan G. Birtch, MD, Center for Pancreas and Kidney Transplant Program and Surgery Services at Memorial Medical Center.

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Thursday, March 27, 201403/27/2014

Dr. Benjamin Montgomery – Wellness Checkups

Dr. Benjamin Montgomery is a board-certified family medicine physician with Memorial Physician Services-Jacksonville.

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Thursday, March 20, 201403/20/2014

Dr. Ferdinand Salvacion – Back Pain

Dr. Ferdinand Salvacion is an anesthesiologist and medical director of Memorial Medical Center’s SpineWorks Pain Center.

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Wednesday, March 12, 201403/12/2014

Dr. Elizabeth Warner – Bariatric Surgery

Dr. Elizabeth Warner is one of the bariatric surgeons with Memorial Bariatric Services and a Springfield Clinic surgeon specializing in bariatric and advanced laparoscopic surgery.

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Thursday, March 6, 201403/06/2014

Jennifer Kunzeman – Healthcare Careers

Jennifer Kunzeman is manager of recruitment for Memorial Health System.

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Thursday, February 20, 201402/20/2014

Phyllis Graue – Women’s Heart Health

Phyllis Graue talks women’s heart health

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