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SwedishAmerican to Hold Caring Canines Therapy Dog Team Auditions

June 28, 2013

SwedishAmerican Health System will be holding auditions for membership in the Caring Canines therapy dog team on Tuesday, July 9. Appointment times will be available at 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm and 7:00 pm. If your audition is accepted, additional mandatory training will be held on Thursday, July 18 from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm and on Saturday, July 20 from 8:30 am – 2:00 pm. To schedule an audition, teams must already be registered with Therapy Dogs International or therapy Dogs Incorporated. For more information or to register, please contact Deb Schwarze at (779) 696-2166 or at dschwarze@swedishamerican.org.

About SwedishAmerican Health System

SwedishAmerican is a not-for-profit, locally governed healthcare system, headquartered in Rockford, Illinois. The health system is comprised of two hospitals, 30 clinics, a home health care agency, and a foundation. Through an exclusive affiliation with UW Health, SwedishAmerican will soon expand world-class cancer services across northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin when it opens a new cancer center in October 2013.

For further information, contact:
Paul Greenland

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