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5 Reasons Why It’s Critical to Follow Your Physical Therapist’s Directions for Effective Surgery Recovery

Listen to your clinician! Here are 5 reasons why following your physical therapist’s instructions after your orthopedic procedure is crucial for effective surgical recovery.

4 Ways OHOW’s Nurse-to-Patient Ratio Makes a Big Difference

The excellent nurse-to-patient ratio at OHOW makes a significant difference for our patients, increasing their satisfaction and comfort.

Indoor Workout Tips: 6 Ideas to Keep You Moving After a Busy Summer

We all welcomed summer’s warm weather and longer days and relished the chance to get outside and move after what seemed like the longest spring ever. But as the days get shorter and a little chillier, it’s time to think about staying fit with indoor workouts. Whether you workout at home or belong to a […]

OHOW’s Favorite Pan Roasted Miso Glazed Arctic Char with Sweet Corn Hash and Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette Recipe

Try OHOW’s favorite pan roasted char recipe! Paired with a sweet corn hash and homemade lemon vinaigrette, it’s a healthy, flavorful dish that’s sure to please.

Keep Your Athlete Safe with These 8 Football Injury Prevention Tips

Despite the challenging times, football season is around the corner and it sure would be nice to see our kids gear up and have some fun in the Friday night lights of the stadium! Whether your athlete is in peewee, flag football, junior varsity, varsity or beyond, you’ll want to keep them safe by taking […]

Press Ganey HCAHPS Reporting: Why the Survey is Beneficial to our Patients

Here’s how the Press Ganey HCAHPS survey helps us measure patient satisfaction to continue our uncommon focus on patient care.

Prevent Heavy Backpack Strain: 6 Tips for Returning Students

As everyone’s thoughts turn to back-to-school, kids are getting ready to gear up after a (longer than usual) break. While we’re not sure exactly what school will look like in the fall, one ongoing concern for students is the strain and stress from heavy backpacks. While many schools are streamlining their books, especially at the […]

Quality Care and Delicious Food: How OHOW’s Top-Rated Hospital Food Sets Us Apart

At the Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin, our top-rated hospital food is another way we take an unparalleled approach to patient satisfaction.

6 Reasons to Aim for 10,000 Steps a Day

We all know exercise is essential, but taking on a new exercise plan can be daunting. Do you need to learn complicated rules and new equipment? Understand the proper form? Do you need special gear? One of the simplest forms of exercise that can benefit anyone—from beginners to athletes—is walking! Walking only requires a pair […]