A spokesman for Sinai Health System said last week that a reduction in services at Holy Cross Hospital in Chicago does not mean the facility will be closing.
Author: Ryan Voyles
Ethylene oxide emissions, insulin costs and a ban on flavored tobacco products are a few of the healthcare-related bills expected to come before lawmakers as they return to Springfield Monday for the fall veto session.
Lauren Wright says it's time for lawmakers “to put their money where their mouth is.”
U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., has called for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to take immediate action on implementing its plan to remove flavored e-cigarette products from the market.
A second Illinois resident has died after being hospitalized with a vaping-related illness, the state’s Department of Public Health announced Thursday afternoon.
Two Illinois lawmakers are the latest to propose a plan to lower the cost of prescription drugs.
Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul is looking to expand his office’s lawsuit against opioid manufacturers and distributors for their alleged role in the opioid epidemic.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is pledging millions of dollars to create a framework for “mental health transformation,” one of just a few spending increases she is seeking in an $11.7 billion budget unveiled Wednesday.
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab will take on rehabilitation services for UChicago Medicine under a partnership announced Tuesday.
An anti-abortion law firm has asked the federal government to halt the enforcement of Illinois’ new abortion law.
The Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board voted unanimously Tuesday to approve Quorum Health's application to close 314-bed MetroSouth Medical Center in Blue Island.
Illinois Primary Health Care Association selected to serve as regional intermediary for 2020 U.S. Census
Oct 22, 2019 | Press Releases
The Illinois Primary Health Care Association (IPHCA) is excited to announce their selection as one of just 30 organizations across the state that will design and implement outreach programs as part of the 2020 U.S. Census. IPHCA was selected as a Regional Intermediary by the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) to ensure Illinois’ success […]
The number of people enrolled in Medicaid managed care plans in August dropped by more than 9,100 members.
Illinois is making progress toward an ambitious goal of reducing opioid-related deaths by a third by 2020, an official from the Department of Public Health told lawmakers Monday.
Holy Cross Hospital in Chicago will temporarily suspend OB-GYN services next month.
Healthcare.gov premiums are going down for young adults in Illinois, according to a report released Tuesday by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.