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IHA Member News Spotlight

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

Advocate Sherman Hospital Campaign Targets Dangers of Texting and Driving
Trauma Services at Advocate Sherman Hospital, in partnership with Brilliance Subaru of Elgin, are encouraging people to make a conscious effort to not text and drive during national Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April. Read more>

Graham Health System Women's Health Fair
Saturday, April 11 at Graham Hospital - includes health screenings, lunch, exhibit booths, prizes and more. Read more>

Holy Cross Hospital Holds Career Fair for RNs
Holy Cross Hospital is holding a career fair for RNs on April 10. Read more>

Ingalls Chaplain Recognized for Support of Organ/Tissue Donation
As Chaplain of Ingalls Memorial Hospital, Gerald Elliott Wyche, M.Div., BCC, is a comforting, spiritual presence for patients and family members in need of support. He's also the person they turn to when confronted with a loved one's imminent death and the possibility of donating his/her organs. Read more>

Loyola University Medical Center to Offer High School Students a Look at Healthcare Careers
High school students will have the opportunity, June 8-12, to explore careers in the U.S. health care system at Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing. Read more>

Memorial Medical Center Accepting Applications for Free Nursing Camp for Students
Memorial Medical Center is accepting applications for a free, four-day summer camp for high school students interested in a nursing career. The camp will be held July 13-16. Read more>

National Magazine Names SwedishAmerican Among "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare"
The national industry magazine, Becker's Healthcare, has included SwedishAmerican in the 2015 edition of its "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" list, which includes both health care providers (medical groups, ambulatory surgery centers, home health providers, hospitals and health systems) along with other types of health care-specific companies. Read more>

Polonsky Reappointed as Head of Biological Sciences, Medical School and Medical Center at University of Chicago Medicine
Kenneth S. Polonsky, MD, has been appointed to a second five-year term as dean of the Biological Sciences Division and the Pritzker School of Medicine and executive vice president for medical affairs at the University of Chicago. Read more>