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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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Midwest Healthcare Quality Alliance to Host Conference on Patient Safety
Featuring three experts on palliative care, a seminar on patient safety, “Fundamentally Human: An Innovative Exploration of Patient Safety and Engagement,” will be presented Wednesday, Oct. 4, in the Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation. read more...
Memorial’s Lung Volume Reduction Surgery Program Receives Recertification from Joint Commission
Memorial Medical Center received a two-year recertification for its lung volume reduction surgery program, becoming one of only four healthcare facilities in the nation – and the only one in Illinois – to earn the achievement from the Joint Commission. read more...
Dan Adair, MD, Memorial Triathlon Will Be Held This Month at Gus and Flora Kerasotes YMCA
The second Dan Adair, MD, Memorial Triathlon will take place Sunday, Aug. 27, at the Gus and Flora Kerasotes YMCA, 4550 W. Iles Ave. read more...
Memorial Medical Center to Host Free Introductory Seminar on Fitness for Adults Over 40
Memorial Medical Center will host a free introductory session for athletes and active adults over 40 years old at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22, at Memorial SportsCare. read more...
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...
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