Advancing Illinois Healthcare

2019 Quality Advocacy Showcase

2019 Quality Advocacy Showcase

Submissions are open for the 4th annual IHA Quality Advocacy Showcase at the State Capitol in April. The event offers your organization an opportunity to meet with legislators about a quality improvement project that has positively impacted patients and communities while reducing costs.

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Recent News in Healthcare

  • Nov 14, 2018
  • News from the Web

Preckwinkle to Unveil Policy Roadmap for Cook County for Next Five Years

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is running for mayor of Chicago, but that isn’t stopping her from mapping out a course for piloting county government. Chicago Sun-Times

  • Nov 14, 2018
  • News from the Web

Rahm to Put Final Budget to Bed then Confront the 'Elephant in the Room'

Mayor Rahm Emanuel will put his $10.7 billion final budget to bed then get ready for a stare down with what the Civic Federation has called the “enormous elephant” in the room. Chicago Sun-Times

  • Nov 14, 2018
  • News from the Web

Eight Days After Winning Comptroller Election, Susana Mendoza Announces Run for Chicago Mayor

Eight days after winning re-election as state comptroller, Susana Mendoza announced her bid for Chicago mayor to help shape “the next generation, not just the next four years.” Chicago Tribune

2018 IHA Quality Excellence Achievement Awards

Illinois Hospitals: $95.3b State Economic Impact

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Opioid Prescribing Guidelines

Opioid Prescribing Guidelines

Addressing Illinois' Opioid Epidemic

IHA led an effort to develop opioid prescribing guidelines to assist clinicians in treating patients with acute and chronic pain in the emergency department. Last year, hospital emergency departments saw a 66 percent increase in opioid overdose visits.

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