Partnerships

 


Our partnership with Chippewa Valley Orthopedics and Sports Medicine enables us to provide you with 24/7 expert care for orthopedic injuries right here in our emergency room.

Additionally, our nursing staff is credentialed with Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). They are supported by a full complement of ancillary services, including radiology, imaging and lab services, biohazard and disaster preparedness, and Advanced Life Support ground and air medical service transport.

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services has designated HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital as a level III Trauma Care Facility, making us the only state-designated level III trauma center in Chippewa County.

Summer Safety Series: How to Handle Bee Stings

 

Bee stings are not only painful, but can be very dangerous. ER nurse, Regi Geissler, offers helpful tips for handling bee stings this summer.

Summer Safety Series: How to Spot Heat Exhaustion in Kids

 

Heat exhaustion is common in kids and can quickly lead to heatstroke if left untreated. ER nurse, Regi Geissler, shares what to look for and steps to take if you spot signs of heat exhaustion.

Summer Safety Series: When to Seek Treatment for Burns

 

Between campfires and grilling, burns can happen quickly in the summer. ER nurse, Regi Geissler, shares tips for treating burns at home and how to know when to seek medical treatment.

Summer Safety Series: Keeping Kids Safe Around Water

 

Kids are attracted to water, no matter how deep or shallow it is. ER nurse, Regi Geissler, offers key tips for keeping kids safe around water this summer.