Doctors Day

Send a Message to Your Healthcare Provider for Doctors' Day

FHN is proud to celebrate our healthcare providers throughout March. National Doctors' Day is March 30, a chance to acknowledge all that physicians do for their communities.

In the News: Rare Disease that Strikes Young Children

A spike in the number of cases of acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) over the past year has been in the headlines, and it is indeed very scary news.

March 25th

Safe Sitter® Essentials

This is a 1-day class designed to prepare students in grades 6-8 to be safe when they're home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. The Instructor-led class is filled with fun games and role-playing exercises.

Safe Sitter Essentials
April 5th

Food Fight Against Cancer

Join friends of the FHN Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center for taste-tempting treats, live music, and fun at the Food Fight Against Cancer on Friday, April 5th at the Grand River Hall in Freeport!

Food Fight Against Cancer
Classes & Events
MAR19 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 4 – 6 p.m. Joseph's Pantry – Faith Center, 203 W. Pleasant, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 4 – 6 p.m.
Joseph's Pantry – Faith Center, 203 W. Pleasant, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
MAR19 The First Steps Grief Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
The First Steps Grief Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital cafeteria meeting rooms – Lower Level
No charge; registration not required. For more information, call FHN Spiritual Care Coordinator Sean Huguenin at 815-599-6160.
MAR19 Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street – Conference Dining Room
This class provides information about pregnancy, labor, delivery, cesarean sections and postpartum recovery. Registration is required; for more information or to register call 815-599-6221.
MAR20 Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m.
FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 403, Freeport
This 9-week support group is designed for anyone who has lost a loved one during the past nine months. There is no charge, but registration is required to attend. For more information or to register, call FHN Hospice at 815-599-7240.
MAR20 Free Vein Screening, 11 a.m. – noon FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Free Vein Screening, 11 a.m. – noon
FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport
Achy, tired legs can be a symptom of venous disease. Schedule a free screening at the FHN Vein Center to see if our experts can help. Non-cosmetic treatment options are covered by most insurance carriers, including Medicaid. For an appointment, call 815-599-VEIN (8346).
MAR21 Perinatal Loss Support Group, 6:30 – 8 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Perinatal Loss Support Group, 6:30 – 8 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital cafeteria meeting rooms – Lower Level
A safe and supportive space for parents who have lost a child through miscarriage, stillbirth, or shortly after birth to cope with and share their emotions. Sessions include a short video, discussion, and other activities. For more information or to register, call 815-599-6160.
MAR21 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. New Jerusalem Church of God in Christ, 4 E. Iroquois Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
New Jerusalem Church of God in Christ, 4 E. Iroquois Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
MAR22 Talk - Insomnia, 1 – 2 p.m. Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Talk - Insomnia, 1 – 2 p.m.
Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
MAR22 FHN HR Career Fair - Rockford, 7:15 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Nurses Expo
FHN HR Career Fair - Rockford, 7:15 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Nurses Expo
Hoffman House
7550 E. State St. Rockford, IL