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IHA Member News Spotlight

News stories highlighting IHA member hospitals. To submit your hospital news, contact Joanne Sterioti.

The ER: At the Frontlines of Medicine
Local hospitals and urgent care centers are finding new ways to address the growing need for emergency services. Read more>

Four Area Hospitals Assist RLC in Rural Health Experience Program
Four students got up close and personal with their chosen health profession, thanks to the Rural Health Experience program, sponsored by the South Central Illinois Area Health Education Center and hosted at four local hospitals. Read more>

Advocate and NorthShore Combine to Create Preeminent Health Care System
Advocate Health Care and NorthShore University HealthSystem announced they intend to combine to create Advocate NorthShore Health Partners (ANHP). When complete, ANHP will be the largest integrated health care delivery system in Illinois and the 11th largest not-for-profit health care system in the U.S. Read more>

Carle and Crawford Memorial Hospital Partner to Treat Patients through Telemedicine
The Carle Foundation and Crawford Memorial Hospital have announced a partnership that will allow Carle physicians to use telemedicine to advise providers at Crawford Memorial Hospital about infectious disease. Read more>

Former Rainbow Bakery Owner Leaves $1.8 Million to Silver Cross Hospital Foundation
The Silver Cross Foundation recently received an unforeseen $1.8 million gift from the estate of Jennie Mariner, a former Silver Cross Hospital trustee and volunteer. Read more>

SwedishAmerican Hosts Employee Donation Drive for Project Undershare
SwedisAmerican Health System recently held a donation drive for Project Undershare, an organization that provides new undergarments to area children who would otherwise go without. Read more>

Event Highlights UnityPoint Health - Trinity Partnership with Bright Pink
The UnityPoint Health - Trinity Breast Health program is now a proud partner of Bright Pink, the only national non-profit focused on the prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer. Trinity will host a kickoff celebration on Oct. 2. Read more>

Trinity College Launches Military Medic to BSN Degree Program
The Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences is proud to announce a new program designed to prepare those men and women who have served our country for a career as professional nurses. Read more>