Personalizing Knee Replacement

For Knees, It’s a TruMatch®

FHN is proud to be the only healthcare organization in the area that currently offers TruMatch® a new, innovative way to get a knee replacement and ensure quicker recovery and better results.

Beginning October 8

FHN Offering Flu Shot Clinics Throughout Northwest Illinois

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is again recommending "universal vaccination" for everyone 6 months of age and older. If you are an adult under 65 years of age, you will get a quadrivalent vaccine that protects against 4 strains of influenza. If you're over 65, you will receive a high-dose version of the vaccine.

Flu Shots
ACA Open Enrollment Begins November 1

It's Time to Evaluate Your Health Insurance Options

The Affordable Care Act's Health Insurance Marketplace open enrollment period for 2019 begins November 1, 2018 and ends on December 15, 2018.

ACA Open Enrollment Begins November 1
Tuesday, November 27

Building a Meal with Basic Pantry Items

Learn what pantry items to keep on hand for routine cooking and get recipes for easy, healthy pantry meals at a free program presented by FHN, Aramark, and Pretzel City Kitchens. Registration is required, and seats are limited for this program, so sign up now!

Pantry Cooking
Classes & Events
NOV18 FHN Festival of Trees Community Holiday Tree Lighting, 5 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Community Holiday Tree Lighting, 5 p.m.
In front of FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Enjoy refreshments and holiday caroling, and special guests will be on hand to "flip the switch" and turn on Freeport's holiday tree. Santa will be there, so make sure the kids have their lists ready! Find out more.
NOV18 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 4 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 4 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
NOV19 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 6 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 6 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Hospice Office, 773 West Lincoln, Freeport
Sixth of seven sessions. Free training provided by FHN Hospice for anyone interested in becoming a hospice volunteer. There is no obligation to volunteer, however those who wish to volunteer must attend all 7 sessions. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 960.
NOV20 Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport – Conference Dining Room
This class provides information about pregnancy, labor, delivery, cesarean sections and postpartum recovery. Registration is required; for more information or to register call 815-599-6221.
NOV20 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 4 – 6 p.m. Joseph's Pantry – Faith Center, 203 W. Pleasant, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 4 – 6 p.m.
Joseph's Pantry – Faith Center, 203 W. Pleasant, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV20 The First Steps Grief Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
The First Steps Grief Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital cafeteria meeting rooms – Lower Level
No charge; registration not required. For more information, call FHN Spiritual Care Coordinator Sean Huguenin at 815-599-6160.
NOV24 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon Mount Calvary Food Pantry, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon
Mount Calvary Food Pantry, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV24 FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Fantastic Beasts - The Crimes of Grindelwald (PG-13), 10 a.m. Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Fantastic Beasts - The Crimes of Grindelwald (PG-13), 10 a.m.
Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Fantastic Beasts - The Crimes of Grindelwald (PG-13) hosted by FHN and Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre. All tickets are $4, limited seating available; no advance ticket sales. All children attending will receive a special holiday gift.
NOV26 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Final Session of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Final Session of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Hospice Office, 773 West Lincoln, Freeport
Final of seven sessions. Free training provided by FHN Hospice for anyone interested in becoming a hospice volunteer. There is no obligation to volunteer, however those who wish to volunteer must attend all 7 sessions. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 960.