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IHA Member News Spotlight

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

STL Children's Transport Team Housed at Alton Memorial Hospital
Alton Memorial Hospital and St. Louis Children's have announced a new partnership in the care of critically ill infants and children. Read more>

American Hospital Association (AHA) Announces Jim Skogsbergh (President & CEO, Advocate Health Care) Chair-Elect
The American Hospital Association's Board of Trustees has elected Jim Skogsbergh, President and CEO of Advocate Health Care, as its chair-elect designate. Skogsbergh will assume the chairmanship in 2016. Read more>

Clay County Hospital is Your #1 Choice in Health Fair!
Plan on attending Clay County Hospital's Health Fair on Saturday, August 16. Read more>

Hamilton Memorial Hospital Joins SIU School of Medicine's Memory and Aging Network
SIU's Center for Alzheimer Disease is comprised of 37 community based provider sites throughout its 93 county service area. Read more>

Ingalls Hospital Rooftop Garden to Benefit 3 Food Pantries
Across the country and right here at Ingalls, urban gardens provide a sense of belonging, a wealth of healthy produce, and an opportunity to teach the young and old alike about better food choices and sustainability. Read more>

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>

Northwestern Memorial Hospital Ranks in Top 10 on U.S. News & World Report's 2014-2015 Honor Roll of "America's Best Hospitals"
Northwestern Memorial HealthCare is pleased to announce that both Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Lake Forest Hospital continue to earn national recognition as part of the U.S. News & World Report ranking of America's Best Hospitals. Read more>

OSF St. Joseph (Bloomington) Hosts 12th Annual Shoe Drive to Benefit Home Sweet Home Ministries
OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and OSF Medical Group will sponsor the annual OSF Shoe Drive from August 8 through August 17. The sponsors are asking the Bloomington-Normal community to donate new or gently used men's, women's, and children's shoes. Read more>

U.S. News & World Report Ranks St. Alexius Medical Center and Alexian Brothers Medical Center Among Top 10 Best Hospitals in Chicago Area
For the second consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked St. Alexius Medical Center and Alexian Brothers Medical Center among the top 10 Best Hospitals in the Chicago metropolitan area. Read more>

SwedishAmerican Health System Recognized as One of Illinois' Healthiest Worksites
SwedishAmerican Health System has received "Gold" level designation as one of Illinois' Healthiest Worksites. SwedishAmerican was one of only four honorees from Illinois to be recognized in the Gold level for its efforts to show exceptional commitment to improve the health of its employees. Read more>