Holy Family Memorial

Holy Family Memorial Medical Center

Core Site assignments are for year three only. Clerkship placement during year four is based solely on the site’s availability and approval. Students must follow the scheduling protocols outlined by the location and the Clinical Education Guidelines.

Froedtert Holy Family Memorial Hospital, part of an affiliation with the Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin health network is recognized as the leader and largest provider of health care services in Manitowoc County. Founded by the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity, Froedtert Holy Family Memorial Hospital, rooted in the healing ministry of Jesus Christ, is committed to providing high-quality medical care and dedicated to helping individuals in the communities.

  • Our network services include an inpatient and outpatient medical center, walk-in care, clinics, retail pharmacies, a medically-based wellness center and a state-of-the-art rehab facility.
  • Our regional orthopedic specialty clinic is nationally known with service in Manitowoc and Sheboygan.
  • Our providers have been recognized by the Joint Commission for excellent surgical outcomes.   
  • Our Cancer Center is part of the Froedtert Health Collaborative.
  • Our Heart and Vascular Center is the only facility in Manitowoc County with full-time local cardiologists and a cardiac catheterization lab.
  • Our center has been recognized as both a gold and platinum star performer from the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiologists, with outstanding door to balloon times well below the national average. 
  • Women’s services are also available through our clinics, including HFM Women’s Health and our Women’s Imaging Center.

Froedtert Holy Family Memorial Hospital

2300 Western Ave
Manitowoc, WI 54220

Site Focus

  • Orthopedic Specialty Care
  • Interventional Cardiology

School Affiliation

  • Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine/Midwestern University
  • KCU College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Medical College of Wisconsin

Hospital Statistics 

  • Total Beds - 67
  • Discharges - 1,806
  • ER Visits - 10,022
  • Births - 46
  • Inpatient Surgeries - 387
  • Outpatient Surgeries - 2,110
  • DOs on Staff - 11
  • MDs on Staff - 64

Third-Year Clerkships 

  • Behavioral Health (1 month) - Outpatient
  • Child and Adolescent Health (1 month) - Outpatient
  • Family Medicine (1 month) - Outpatient
  • Internal Medicine (2 months) - Inpatient/Outpatient
  • Surgery (2 months) - Inpatient/Outpatient
  • Women's Health (1 month) - Inpatient/Outpatient

This site schedules clinical experiences in one month increments.

Third-Year Selectives

  • These are clinical experiences completed in addition to the third-year core clerkships.  The student may have some ability to choose from a list of available selective clerkships.  The Core Site determines the selective clerkships available based on the resources at the Core SiteIf applicable, selective opportunities will be communicated to students at the core site’s discretion after the match.

  • Selective clerkship opportunities are not available away from the Core Site during the third year.  Exceptions to this policy may occur for students officially enrolled in the Military and Global Health Tracks or completing third-year selective(s) away from the Core Site as part of the Specialty Track requirements.

    Residency Information 

    Resources & Benefits 

    • Facility Resources: Students have access to a classroom, computers, printer, online medical library, study area/lounge, Wi-fi/internet while on duty at the hospital and most clinics
    • Meal Benefits: Unavailable at this time
    • Visiting Student Housing: May be available, not guaranteed

    Duties & Opportunities 

    • Student Duties: Students are required to participate in weekend call and two weekend rounds per month and as assigned by the preceptor
    • Didactic Opportunities: Students required to participate in daily patient rounds and assigned reading as well as monthly lectures; students also invited to various CME opportunities in Wisconsin and Illinois throughout the academic year at no additional expense
    • OMT/OPP Opportunities: Students required to participate in monthly skills development

    Unique Site Characteristics

    • Background check required
    • BLS certification must be current
    • Flu and COVID vaccines are mandatory
    • GME requirement in year three required off-site/out-of-town
    • Global Track and Military Track students must communicate third-year clerkship obligations to site as soon as the Clerkship Match Process is finalized
    • Orientation provided on the first day of the clerkship
    • Proof of current immunizations required
    • TB screening required annually (only two-step skin test or blood test accepted)
    • TB Mask Fit required
    • Travel required to meet third-year residency clerkship requirement
    • Wisconsin Caregiver Background Check required, at cost to student
    Once the Clerkship Site Match is finalized for your class, KCU Clinical Education will notify students when contacting clerkship sites directly is permitted.

    Contact Information 

    • Contact Clinical Education
    • Core Site Contact: Deb Gillen
    • Director of Medical Education: William D Hampton, DO
    Additions or changes to this site's information may occur at any time - information last updated 10.7.2022