2016 Initiatives

Research Rogers Memorial Hospital, in cooperation with San Diego State University, has been conducting clinical research using a computer-based software treatment tool known as Attention Retraining Program (ARP). Studies show that using ARP leads to a reduction in symptoms for such disorders as depression, PTSD and anxiety. Additional large-scale studies and software advancements are on…

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Two Thumbs Up: Carter’s Ready to Go Home

Carter was born with a congenital heart defect and has had to endure many surgeries in life. An anxious child, the ongoing stress from being sick seemed to overwhelm him. In first grade, he was diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). We were managing it at home when his younger brother was diagnosed with Tourette syndrome,…

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2015 Impact Report

Last year, more children, teens and adults experienced the benefits of Rogers Memorial Hospital Foundation’s life-saving initiatives than ever before. Below are just a few examples of how your donations made an impact: Patient Care Grants Grant funding was expanded to include the hospital’s new outpatient clinics in Brown Deer (WI), Nashville (TN), and Skokie…

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Making the Holidays Special for Patients

“I have worked in the admissions department at Rogers Memorial Hospital since March 2008. One day, I had completed a patient’s screening over the phone. This person felt hopeless. After initially resisting our help, he finally came. While here, he reached a milestone birthday, so I decided I would bring him a dessert and card…

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