FHN Offering Disaster Preparedness Workshops July 27

FREEPORT, Ill., July 17, 2017 — FHN EMS Coordinator Doug Toepfer will present a free one-hour disaster preparedness workshop covering making a family emergency plan, protecting important records, financial preparedness and insurance, and property protection on Thursday, July 27.

Toepfer will present the workshop four times during the day in the Deaconess Room on the lower level of FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street in Freeport – the public is invited to attend any one of the sessions:

9:30 a.m.

3 p.m.

5 p.m.

7 p.m.

All participants will receive a Preparedness at Home Checklist and Resource Guide. The program is presented free of charge by FHN, SBP and Zurich Insurance. No registration is necessary; for more information, contact Doug Toepfer at dtoepfer@fhn.org or 815-599-6973.

For more information on local disaster preparedness, visit http://www.fhn.org/emergency-preparedness-team.asp.

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 22 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, 13 family healthcare centers offering primary and specialty medical care, hospice, occupational and chiropractic health services, dental care and outpatient mental health services. For more information about FHN, please visit www.fhn.org.


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