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Margarita Martin

A Patient's New Life

Margarita Martin was tired of excess weight wreaking havoc on her health and underwent a gastric bypass procedure through Memorial's Bariatric Services Program. Now she participates in 5K fun runs, biathlons and even completed a half marathon.

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Memorial Employees Donate $301,000 to Annual Fundraising Campaign
Memorial Medical Center Foundation’s 29th annual employee giving campaign raised a record-breaking $301,352 to improve the lives of patients and co-workers throughout Memorial Health System. read more...
Memorial Medical Center to Host After-Hours Event for RNs
Memorial Medical Center will hold a casual after-hours business reception for registered nurses who are interested in a career at the nonprofit Springfield hospital. read more...
Registration Open for Memorial’s 13th Annual 5K Run/Walk to Benefit Transplant Patients
Memorial Medical Center’s 13th annual 5K Transplant Run/Walk to benefit our transplant patients will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, in Washington Park in Springfield. read more...
Memorial Weight Loss and Wellness Center to Host Walk to Benefit Central Illinois Foodbank
The Memorial Weight Loss and Wellness Center will hold a walk in August at the Gus and Flora Kerasotes YMCA, 4550 W. Iles Ave., to benefit the Central Illinois Foodbank. read more...
Memorial Health System, Heritage Health to Open 19-Bed Inpatient Hospice Unit in Springfield
A 19-bed inpatient hospice unit will open in early June as part of an expansion of a partnership between Memorial Health System and Heritage Health. read more...
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