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IHA Member News Spotlight

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

Advocate South Suburban Hospital Named "Best of Southland 2014"
Advocate South Suburban Hospital has been named to the Southtown Star newspaper's "Best of Southland 2014" list for Pediatric Care and Home Health Care. Read more>

Alexian Brothers Health System, Loyola University Health System Announce Signing of Letter of Intent to Affiliate and Expand Pediatric Services
Alexian Brothers Health System of Arlington Heights and Loyola University Health System of Maywood are partnering to expand the breadth and reach of their pediatric service lines in the Chicago area. Read more>

Cadence Health Foundation Commits $3.1 Million to Support Services at Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital
The Cadence Health Foundation announced that it is funding more than $3.1 million in new equipment, system upgrades and expansion projects at Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital. Read more>

Loretto Hospital Presents the 4th Annual Back-to-School Fitness Fun Fest
Activities include fitness stations, jumping and rock climbing, nutritional stations, and more - Saturday, Aug. 30. Register>

Get Healthy! Go Green! Family Walk and Health Fair (MacNeal Hospital)
MacNeal Hospital presents the 3rd Annual Get Healthy! Go Green! Family Walk and Health Fair, an all ages free community event on Sat., August 23, designed to increase health awareness while also encouraging "greener" lifestyles. Read more>

McDonough District Hospital Offers Teen Group Class
McDonough District Hospital Behavioral Health Services is offering an eight-week teen skills-training group class starting September 3. Read more>

Norwegian American Hospital Donates Land to Build Veterans Apartments
Norwegian American Hospital announced that it donated property through a 99-year land lease to the Hispanic Housing Development Corporation. Read more>

Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission Provides Scholarship Grant to Familias Unidas por la Educacion
The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission has given a $5,000 grant to provide scholarships to area students. Familias Unidas por la Educacion (Families United for Education), founded in 2006, is a non-profit organization, that provides educational and training to assist immigrant families. Read more>

Weiss Memorial Hospital's Urban Rooftop Farm and Uptown Farmers Market Produces Plenty of Learning in its 5th Season
At Weiss Memorial Hospital's growing Urban Rooftop Farm and Uptown Farmers Market -- Chicago's only hospital-based farmers market -- health eating is being emphasized in new ways: special student educational tours and greater community accessibility to farming and medical expertise. Read more>