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Aurora Medical Center in Oshkosh and Aurora physicians receive prestigious awardsThursday, August 24, 2006
The people of Oshkosh have spoken and Aurora is the people's choice! The Oshkosh Northwestern announced August 24th that Aurora Medical Center, Oshkosh and Aurora Medical Group Physicians have won the ‘People's Choice' award in the "Community Hospital" and "Health Care Provider" category.
"Receiving this award speaks volumes about the medical staff and employees here at the medical center," said Fran Finley, administrator for Aurora Medical Center. "What a terrific honor to have the people of Oshkosh recognize the wonderful, compassionate health care we offer here at Aurora Medical Center."
"Our physician's group in Oshkosh has been here many, many years, and we keep adding more and more key health care providers to meet the diverse needs of our community," said Robert Devermann, regional director of medical operations. "This award is truly indicative of not only our physician's incredible talent, but of the resources Aurora Health Care provides the medical staff here and across the entire organization."
The People's Choice awards are an annual poll sponsored by the Oshkosh Northwestern. It is a ‘write-in' ballot, meaning anyone can put anything in each category. This year, the contest had its largest response ever. More than 2,000 ballots were cast!
Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin health care provider and a nationally recognized leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin.
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