FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — FHN’s series of sports physical clinics, held throughout the spring and summer, helped save time and hassle for many area parents, and raised more than $16,000 for area schools. All proceeds from the $20 physicals are donated back to the schools by FHN.
A total of 21 sports physical clinics were held at FHN offices across northwest Illinois this summer, providing 825 physicals and raising $16,500 to donate back to 14 area schools.
A total of 60 students got their sports physicals at recent clinics held at the FHN Family Healthcare Center – Orangeville, raising $1,200 for the Orangeville School District.
For information about sports medicine and other services available at FHN, visit www.fhn.org.
FHN, a not-for-profit organization with nearly 1,400 employees, is an award-winning regional healthcare system committed to the health and well-being of the people of northwest Illinois and southern Wisconsin. FHN Memorial Hospital has been recognized as one of the state’s top hospitals for safety by the Leapfrog group and Healthgrades as well as by the world’s largest, completely independent, non-profit product- and service-testing organization. FHN caregivers serve an average of 1,500 people each day across FHN’s 19 locations in 5 counties spanning northwest Illinois. Organized in 1995 as an integrated healthcare delivery system, FHN is comprised of FHN Memorial Hospital, the Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital, 13 family healthcare centers offering primary and specialty medical care, hospice, and outpatient mental health services. For more information about FHN, please visit www.fhn.org.
Cover photo: Jeffrey Schleich, MD, Orangeville Ag Teacher and Volleyball Coach Steve Snyder, Timothy Rupnow, FNP-BC, surrounded by the Orangeville High School varsity volleyball team.