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IHA Member News Spotlight

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

IHA Honors Illinois Hospitals and Health Systems for Outstanding Quality Improvement Initiatives (9/16/16)

Cook County Health to Increase Access to Care for Uninsured Residents (9/14/16)
The Cook County Health & Hospitals System (CCHHS), with support from Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and Commissioners Bridget Gainer, Jesus Garcia and Robert Steele, and the county-wide Healthy Communities Cook County (HC3) Coalition, intends to launch a coordinated health program for uninsured individuals who live in Cook County. Read more>

Decatur Memorial Hospital and Springfield Clinic Collaborate to Expand Patient Access to Primary Care and Specialty Services (9/22/16)
Springfield Clinic will also offer laboratory services in the new facility along with X-ray services provided by Decatur Memorial Hospital. Read more>

Kishwaukee Hospital Designated as Baby-Friendly (The MidWeek, 9/21/16)
Kishwaukee Hospital, part of Northwestern Medicine, has received the international recognition as a Baby-Friendly Designated birth facility by Baby-Friendly USA, Inc. Read more>

Presence Health Awarded $90,000 Grant for TelePsychiatry Pilot Program (9/22/16)
Proviso Township Mental Health Commission has awarded Presence Health approximately $90,000 in grants over the next year for a TelePsychiatry pilot program that will provide online, scheduled, real-time mental health care. Read more>