Health Information

Richard Setzke Joins MMC Board of Directors

Memorial Medical Center (MMC) is pleased to welcome Rich Setzke, CPA to its board of directors. Setzke is currently a partner at Maitland, Singler and Van Vlack in Ashland, Wisconsin where he provides accounting and professional… Read More ⇒

Orthopedic Services of MMC to Offer Robot-Assisted Total and Partial Knee Replacement

Orthopedic Services of Memorial Medical Center (MMC) in Ashland will now be offering total and partial knee surgery utilizing robotic-assisted technology. The hospital recently purchased a NAVIO™ Surgical System for the new orthopedic surgeons who will… Read More ⇒

BHS of MMC to Offer Child Psychiatry Services

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Elizabeth M. Homan, MD, MPH will be offering child and adolescent psychiatry services via telehealth at Memorial Medical Center (MMC) in Ashland. Child Psychiatry has been identified as a major need in… Read More ⇒

Back to School Coping Strategies

We all know that summers here in the Northwoods don’t last nearly as long as they should. With the thoughts of back to school looming, many children and parents face anxieties related to going back to… Read More ⇒

MMC Expands Women’s Health Services in Ashland

Memorial Medical Center (MMC) is expanding women’s health services in northwest Wisconsin. Gynecology and Obstetric Specialty Services of MMC is now open, providing women of all reproductive ages access to new women’s health services. Leading the… Read More ⇒

Advanced 3D Mammography

MMC is now pleased to provide the latest 3D Mammography Services The Siemens MAMMOMAT Revelation, is our latest investment in technology, bringing more streamlined mammography services to Chequamegon Bay. Mammography Suite</strong Wide-angle tomosynthesis- 41.5% higher cancer… Read More ⇒

MMC Supports New Day Advocacy Renovation Campaign

MMC is pleased to support the New Day Advocacy Renovation Campaign efforts with a check for $10,000.  New Day is currently raising funds to renovate a new space they were able to purchase to provide additional… Read More ⇒

MMC and Ashland Paramedics Collaborate on Community Health Initiative

Memorial Medical Center (MMC) is excited to announce an innovative partnership with the Ashland Fire Department (which also provides Emergency Medical Services) to expand services for some of our community’s most vulnerable population. The Community Paramedicine… Read More ⇒

Put a Waddle in Your Walk

Winter is here in the Northwoods and along with the snow comes the dreaded ice—sometimes where we least expect it. It is very easy to lose our footing in icy conditions but there are simple ways… Read More ⇒

Influenza Hits Chequamegon Bay

If you didn’t already know it, Northlanders, the flu and influenza season is here. We recently started seeing an increasing numbers of patients in our ER and Urgent Care Departments at Memorial Medical Center with Influenza… Read More ⇒