Dia Nichols has been named the new president and CEO of AMITA Health Alexian Brothers Medical Center Elk Grove Village.
Author: Jack Kelly
A ranking from Chartis Center for Rural Health has four Illinois hospitals in its annual list of the top 100 small, rural hospitals across the country.
Naperville – Patients in Illinois are benefiting from reduced sepsis infection rates and enhancements in antimicrobial stewardship due to the efforts of two exceptional Illinois Health and Hospital Association (IHA) members. In recognition for their hard work to improve patient care in the communities that they serve, IHA’s Institute for Innovations in Care and Quality […]
Swedish Covenant Health has been chosen as one of eight organizations nationwide by the U.S. Department of Justice Office for Victims of Crime to receive a $950,000 grant. Over the next two years, funds will support the enhancement of hospital-based victim services in the Violence Prevention Program (VPP) to better identify survivors of domestic violence, […]
CHICAGO, IL, February 20, 2019 – An estimated 10,000 baby boomers turn 65 every day increasing the demand for geriatric healthcare. The nation’s emergency departments are on the frontlines of providing care to an aging population with an estimated 20 million people 65 and older visiting emergency departments each year. Northwestern Memorial Hospital was among […]
Lawmakers introduced a package of bills last week backed by the Illinois Health and Hospital Association aimed at holding managed care organizations “accountable.”
Governor J.B. Pritzker has named Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia, D-Aurora, to head the Department of Veterans’ Affairs after his previous appointment, Jaime Martinez, executive director of Illinois Joining Forces, asked to have his name removed from consideration.