Category: Federal Government
The union representing registered nurses at Community First Medical Center in Chicago said Monday they will stage a three-day strike at the end of the month over concerns of unfair labor practices and patient safety.
The Department of Healthcare and Family Services told advocates last week it is taking steps to prepare for the end of the federally declared public health emergency.
Cook County to allocate federal COVID-19 funds to address behavioral health services, increase health workforce
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle last week laid out her proposed $8 billion budget for the coming year, which includes allocating millions in federal relief funds to behavioral and mental health services.
Saying that widespread vaccination is the lone way the United States will get out of the COVID-19 pandemic, President Joe Biden on Thursday urged businesses to take up vaccine mandates.Read More
Four Illinois groups will receive over $1.5 millon total from the Federal Communications Commission to help support telehealth programs during the COVID-19 pandemic.