Affinity Health System Donates to the Lexington Homes BIG BUILD 2010 for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
08 / 04 / 2010
Maria Nelson, Media Relations
Affinity Health System
(920) 554-0686 (pager)
Green Bay, Wis. - Affinity Health System is excited to announce its participation in the Lexington Homes BIG BUILD 2010 for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. Affinity Health System will provide on-site medical care, as needed, during this inspiring construction project.
The Lexington Homes BIG BUILD 2010 for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition will build an entire home—in just one week—for a deserving area family. This is one of the most ambitious construction projects ever to take place in northeast Wisconsin and a great opportunity for the community to come together and make a difference in the lives of a family. The project will be featured on an episode of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition to air this fall.
Anyone interested in joining Affinity Health System in donating or volunteering for the Lexington Homes BIG BUILD 2010 for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition should visit www.lexingtonneighborhoods.com or contact Insight Creative, Inc.
Affinity Health System is a Catholic mission-integrated, regional health care organization. For more information, contact Maria Heim at (920) 209-2323 or visit www.affinityhealth.org.
Lexington Homes, Inc.—a premier northeast Wisconsin home builder since the early 1990s—is known for building the finest, most energy-efficient and luxurious homes. They bring the highest level of craftsmanship, superior products and expertise together to support clients throughout the home building process. Lexington Homes has been recognized with the prestigious Wisconsin Governor's Builder of the Year Award. Lexington Homes—building neighborhoods, one home at a time™! For more information on Lexington Homes contact Jeff Marlow, president, at (920) 662-1611 or visit www.lexingtonneighborhoods.com.
ABC-TV’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition—The Emmy award winning reality program Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, now entering its 8th season, is produced by Endemol USA, a division of Endemol Holding. It’s executive-produced by Brady Connell and George Verschoor. David Goldberg is Chairman, Endemol North America. The show airs Sundays from 8:00-9:00 p.m., ET on ABC.
For the Editor:
Affinity Health System, a faith-based regional health care network, is the Fox Valley’s second-largest employer, according to the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry. For the fourth consecutive year, Affinity has been named one of the nation’s top 64 health systems based on clinical performance according to Thomson Reuters, a leading provider of information and solutions to improve the cost and quality of health care. For ten consecutive years, Affinity Health System has been named to the SDI (formerly Verispan) Integrated Health Network Top 100, an annual assessment of the 100 most highly integrated health care networks in the nation. Both St. Elizabeth Hospital in Appleton and Mercy Medical Center in Oshkosh rank among the top 1 percent of hospitals nationwide in terms of quality and efficiency, as determined by the 2007 Premier | CareScience Select practice National Quality Award. Members of Affinity include Mercy Medical Center and Mercy Health Foundation, Oshkosh; St. Elizabeth Hospital and the St. Elizabeth Hospital Foundation, Appleton; Affinity Medical Group, a regional network of 25 family practice and specialty clinics – 22 of which are recognized as NCQA Level III medical homes, the highest level of recognition – in 14 communities; Calumet Medical Center, Chilton; and Affinity Occupational Health.