During their eighth week, the women took a tour of a local grocery store so they could learn how to make healthy choices. WIFR caught up with nutritionist Emilie Fielder during the tour. Watch the video and learn some hints on how to make healthier choices during the holidays.
New Year’s Eve will be celebrated on Tuesday, December 31. All Rockford Health Physicians’ offices will be open with normal business hours. Rockford Health Physicians – Perryville Convenient Care, located at 3401 N. Perryville Road, will be open from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
New Year’s Day will be celebrated on Wednesday, January 1. All Rockford Health Physicians’ offices will be closed except Rockford Health Physicians – Perryville Convenient Care, which will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
U.S. Representative Adam Kinzinger visited Rockford Health System earlier this week to discuss upcoming legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives with Craig Rogers, M.D., and several local Registered Dieticians. The bill, entitled “The Treat and Reduce Obesity Act,” would eliminate barriers for patients to see a Licensed Registered Dietitian without worrying about the visit claim being denied by insurance. The purpose of this visit was to let the congressman know how much this would impact our patients and encourage him to support passage.
UPS teamed up with Make-A-Wish Foundation to host a Christmas party for the pediatric patients at Rockford Memorial Hospital. Thank you for helping to make the season a little brighter for our patients and their families! Watch the WREX coverage of the event here.
Christmas Eve will be celebrated on Tuesday, December 24. All RHPH offices will be open. Clinics will be open from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., including RHPH – North Rockton Avenue Convenient Care. RHPH – Perryville Convenient Care will be open from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Christmas Day will be celebrated on Wednesday, December 25. All RHPH offices will be closed except RHPH – Perryville Convenient Care, which will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.